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 2017

New Year’s Day January 2, 2017 Monday
Martin Luther King January 16, 2017 Monday
President’s Day February 20, 2017 Monday
Good Friday April 14, 2017 Friday
Memorial Day May 29, 2017 Monday
Independence Day
(July 3 is in lieu of Election Day)
July 3-4, 2017 Monday and Tuesday
Labor Day September 4, 2017 Monday
Columbus Day October 9, 2017 Monday
Veteran’s Day November 10, 2017 Friday
Thanksgiving November 23, 2017 Thursday
Day After Thanksgiving
(In lieu of Lincoln’s Birthday)
November 24, 2017 Friday
Christmas December 25 2017 Monday
New Year’s January 1, 2018 Monday

District Meetings

SUSSEX COUNTY SOIL CONSERVATION DISTRICT

2017 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 25, 2017 – 4:30 p.m.
February 22, 2017 – 4:30 p.m.
March 22, 2017 – 4:30 p.m.
April 26, 2017 – 4:30 p.m.
May 24, 2017 – 4:30 p.m.
June 28, 2017 – 4:30 p.m.
July 26, 2017 – 4:30 p.m.
August 23, 2017 – 4:30 p.m.
September 27, 2017 – 4:30 p.m.
October 25, 2017 – 4:30 p.m.
December 6, 2017 – 2:00 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.