Calendar / Hours

District Office Hours

The District office is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Other hours are available by appointment. The District is closed on the federal and state holiday listed below.

The District office is located at 186 Halsey Road in Hampton Township. (GPS and mailing address: 186 Halsey Road, Newton, NJ 07860.) Halsey Road is located off US Route 206 approximately 2 miles north of Newton, NJ and 1.5 miles south of Ross’s Corner. The office is located on the left side of Halsey Road approximately 500 feet from Route 206.

Due to the national economic downturn, the District is currently operating on approximately 30% less staff hours than prior to 2009. Most of the District staff is dedicated toward fields operations. As such, there may be times when the office in not manned, due to off-site meetings, training or illness. Clients are encouraged to call for an appointment.

District Holidays 2018

New Year’s Day January 1, 2018 Monday
Martin Luther King January 15, 2018 Monday
President’s Day February 19, 2018 Monday
Good Friday March 30, 2018 Friday
Memorial Day May 28, 2018 Monday
Independence Day July 4, 2018 Wednesday
Labor Day September 3, 2018 Monday
Columbus Day October 8, 2018 Monday
Veteran’s Day November 12, 2018 Monday
Thanksgiving November 22, 2018 Thursday
Day After Thanksgiving
(In lieu of Lincoln’s Birthday)
November 23, 2018 Friday
Christmas Eve
(In lieu of Election Day)
December 24, 2018 Monday
Christmas December 25 2018 Tuesday
New Year’s January 1, 2018 Tuesday

District Meetings

SUSSEX COUNTY SOIL CONSERVATION DISTRICT

2018 MEETING SCHEDULE

In conformance with the New Jersey Open Public Meetings Act of 1975, as amended (P.L.1975, ch. 231), the Sussex County Soil Conservation District will hold its official meetings for the calendar year 2015 in the Conference Room at the Sussex County Soil Conservation District office located at 186 Halsey Road, Hampton Township, Sussex County, NJ. (Mailing address: Newton, NJ 07860) on the following dates and times:

January 24, 2018 – 4:30 p.m.
February 28, 2018 – 4:30 p.m.
March 28, 2018 – 4:30 p.m.
April 25, 2018 – 4:30 p.m.
May 23, 2018 – 4:30 p.m.
June 27, 2018 – 4:30 p.m.
July 25, 2018 – 4:30 p.m.
August 22, 2018 – 4:30 p.m.
September 26, 2018 – 4:30 p.m.
October 24, 2018 – 1:00 p.m.
December 5, 2018 – 1:00 p.m.

The Agenda for the meetings will generally consist of the following items:

1) Open/Determine Quorum, Salute Flag, Open Public Meetings Announcement
2) Minutes
3) Correspondence
4) Financial Reports and Actions
5) Old Business
a. Soil Erosion and Sediment Control Act
b. Agriculture
c. Education
d. Other
6) New Business
7) Open to Public
8) Executive Session (if needed)
9) Adjourn

The Board reserves the right to modify the meeting schedule or the agenda.