Kingwood Township Seal

Kingwood Township
Physical Address: 599 Oak Grove Road and Route 519, Frenchtown NJ 08825
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 199 Baptistown, NJ 08803-0199
Phone: 908-996-4276  Fax: 908-996-7753

Welcome to Kingwood Township

DVAA Boys Litter Clean Up2 (1).jpg
Thanks to boys from the DVAA for their awesome efforts to clean up Kingwood!
Proposed Gas Pipeline in Kingwood
Note:  Dan Murphy of Western Land Services informed the Township that civil surveys are going to be done on properties that PennEast has received permission to proceed on, approximately June 26th thru June 30th.  The actual work will most likely be done by one of PennEast's partners, Hatch Mott MacDonald. He can be reached at 516-513-2288 if necessary.
Contact the  Environmental Commission or the  Township Committee if you need assistance


Parks & Recreation Activities:
Mr. White's Music Camp Registration 2015:2015_Summer_Music_Camp_Flyer.pdf
Senior Citizen Picnic Saturday, June 6, 2015 2015_Kingwood_Senior_Annual_Picnic.pdf

Horseshoe Bend Forest Fire
On Sunday, April 19, 2015 there was a forest fire at Horseshoe Bend Park near the parking area at the end of the south entrance.  Kingwood, Frenchtown and Milford fire companies responded as well as the New Jersey Forest Fire Service.  The fire was contained and put out in less than an hour.  The Forest Fire Service stayed to monitor for flare ups.  The cause of the fire is unknown. Thank you to all responding fire companies and to the Forest Fire Service which kept the fire to less than half an acre.

Clean Up Days:
Kingwood Township will be having clean-up days on the second Saturday of April, May, June, July, and October. No clean-up days are scheduled for August or September. Only a limited number of permits will be issued each month. Please call 908-996-4276 ext. 222 for availability of permits. 2015_Kingwood_Cleanup_Program.pdf
New Budget Documents:
For more, go to Budget Page

Please Note: Animal Control Services for The Township for 2015
Animal Control & Investigative Services
24 Hours 7 Days a Week

UPDATE - February 11, 2015
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June 17 2014 - The Route 519 bridge at the intersection of County Route 651 and Barbertown-Idell Road in Kingwood Township collapsed on June 12, 2014.  Detours have been posted.  

All bridges and culverts in Kingwood Township are the responsibility of Hunterdon County.  County engineers are assessing the bridge and are looking at short and long terms solutions to reopen Route 519 as soon as possible.  Please plan alternate routes for the foreseeable future.  We will update this posting as soon as we know any additional information.
2015 Municipal Directory
2015 Recycling Instructions
 How to Care for your Septic Sytem
 Easy Things You Can Do Every Day To Protect Our Water


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