Items of Interest

Emergency Food Banks:

 Project Self-Sufficiency –  Newton – 973-940-3500. 

Netcong Emergency Food Bank- Tuesday and Thursday – 9am-12pm.  Netcong Municipal Building, Maple Avenue

 St. Michael’s Church – Netcong – Friday 9am-3pm

United Methodist Church of Stanhope

First Presbyterian Church of Stanhope. 

STANHOPE EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM – To receive emergency alerts from the town you can register at   


The Borough of Stanhope requires you to dispose of Electronic equipment listed below by taking it to the DPW yard on 7 Smith Street off Sparta Stanhope Road.  The DPW site is open on Wednesday and Saturday.

Computers – Laptops – Monitors – Televisions – Desktop Printers and printer/fax/copiers/scanners combinations – Computer peripherals including keyboard, mouse, hard drives and other devices – Fax Machines – DVD, VHS players and other video players (ie–DVR’s)


If your electrical power is off more than 4 hours you can get a free water and dry ice at the JCP&L site on Allen Street in Netcong, NJ.  Never touch dry ice without gloves.