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 Meetings



Schedule of Regular Meetings of the Sussex County Soil Conservation District Board of Supervisors

Take notice that, pursuant to the provisions of the Open Public Meetings
Act, Chapter 231, P.L. 1975, following is the schedule of the regular
meetings of the Sussex County Soil Conservation District Board of
Supervisors. All meetings will begin at 1 PM, unless otherwise noted, at the
Sussex County Soil Conservation District office, 186 Halsey Rd, Suite 2,
Newton, NJ 07860



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.