Hopewell Township Monthly e-Newsletter

April 2024

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Upcoming Township Meetings

Hopewell Township Committee

Monday, March 25 | 5:30pm Special Budget Meeting

Monday, March 25 | 6:30pm Regular Meeting

Monday, April 15 | 6:30pm Regular Meeting

Monday, April 29 | 6:30pm Regular Meeting

Regular meetings are Hybrid- Township Municipal Building & Zoom

Budget meetings are in-person only at the Municipal Building

Board of Health Advisory Committee

Wednesday, April 10 | 6pm


Citizens Equity Advisory Committee

Tuesday, April 9 | 7pm

Hybrid- Township Municipal Building & Zoom

Deer Management Advisory Committee

Wednesday, March 27 | 7pm

Wednesday, April 24 | 7pm

Township Municipal Building

Environmental Commission

Tuesday, April 16 | 7pm

Township Municipal Building

Historic Preservation Commission

Tuesday, April 16 | 7pm

Hopewell Township Municipal Building

Open Space Advisory Committee

Tuesday, April 16 | 7pm

Hopewell Township Municipal Building

Parks and Rec Advisory

Thursday, April 11 | 7pm

Township Municipal Building

Planning Board

Thursday, March 28 | 7pm

Thursday, April 25 | 7pm


Senior Advisory Board

Wednesday, April 17 | 2pm

Hopewell Valley Senior Center

Woolsey Park Advisory Committee

Thursday, April 11 | 7pm

Township Municipal Building

Zoning Board of Adjustment

Wednesday, April 3 | 7pm


Find more information on all of these meetings including registration links and video recordings of Township Committee Meetings at the Agenda Center. Please note that meeting dates and times are subject to change.

Do you have questions about Township Committee meetings? Have you wondered why things happen in the order they do? We have a brochure that explains it all. Click here

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Quick Links

Hopewell Township Website

Agenda Center

Senior Services

Health Department




Important dates

Throughout April- Leaf collection More info

Bulk Waste pickup by zone More info

  • March 28- Freon appliance pickup day, fee required More info
  • March 29- Township offices closed
  • March 30- Mercer County Hazardous Waste and Electronics Recycling, 8am- 2pm More info
  • April 1- Property tax appeals due More info
  • April 6- County Document Shredding, 9am-noon More info
  • April 13- Clean Sweep Township Cleanup Day, 9am-1pm, Public Works Building More Info
  • April 18- Blood Pressure Screening, 11am-1pm, Health Dept
  • April 25- Freon appliance pickup day, fee required More info
  • April 27- Township Electronics and Paper Recycling, 9am-1pm, Public Works Building More info
  • May 1- Property taxes due

All Health events

Upcoming Events

Shen Yun

The State Theatre | March 28

Experience the beauty, wisdom, timeless legends and ethnic traditions of China’s 5,000 years of divinely inspired culture. Enjoy classical Chinese dance, live orchestra music, authentic costumes, and patented interactive backdrops. Join us for a show filled with beauty and wisdom, courage and hope...it’s the experience of a lifetime!

Before the show we will stop for lunch at Old Man Rafferty’s in New Brunswick.


Wicked - On Broadway!  

Gershwin Theater | April 3

This show tells the story of Elphaba (Wicked Witch of the West) and Galinda (Glinda the Good Witch), whose friendship struggles through their opposing personalities, viewpoints, same love interest, reactions to the Wonderful Wizard's corrupt government, and, ultimately...Elphaba's fall from grace.

Contact Recreation at 609-737-3753 or recreation@hopewelltwp.org to register.


Hopewell Township Clean Sweep Day

Hopewell Township Public Works Building | April 13

Hopewell Township Clean Sweep Day is on Saturday, April 13th, rain or shine. Meet at the Public Works building at 9am. Your group will receive protective gear, the tools needed, and an assigned area. Be sure to bring water, snacks, and sunscreen!

Questions? Contact Melissa at MLaing@hopewelltwp.org

More info


AACA Museum and Hershey History

Hershey, PA | April 17

Join us for a "Sweet Day" in Hershey, PA! Our first stop will be at the Antique Automobile Club of America where we will see the Muscle Cars Past & Present exhibit. Next we head to the Hotel Hershey for lunch. Then on to Hershey's Chocolate World, finishing at the Hershey Historic Trolley Works. A fun day!

Contact Recreation at 609-737-3753 or recreation@hopewelltwp.org to register.



Spring/Summer Program Guide

Sign up for Summer Camp NOW!

Questions? recreation@hopewelltwp.org

or 609-737-3753

Go to Recreation

Senior Activities

April Senior Spirit Newsletter

April Calendar

Visit Senior Services

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Township News and Announcements

Household recycling MUST be placed in official Mercer County buckets to be picked up

MCIA will no longer pick up recycling in anyt other type of can. Cardboard boxes filled with other flat cardboard is still OK. Buckets are available at no charge from Public Works. Stop by during business hours, 7:30am - 3:30pm.

Questions? 609-537-0250 or publicworks@hopewelltwp.org.

Learn more

Bulk Waste pickup starts April 8

Get your fees in now!

Hopewell Township Public Works picks up Bulk Waste twice a year, by zone, in April and September. To get on the schedule for pickup, your fee of $50 needs to be paid to Public Works by the Wednesday prior to your week. View the Collection Zone Map (PDF) or Street List (PDF) to determine which zone you are in.

Questions? 609-537-0250 or publicworks@hopewelltwp.org.

Learn more

Are you a hunter? Apply for your 2024-25 Hopewell Township permit through May 1!

Hopewell Township will be accepting individual permit applications for the Township’s municipal Deer Management program for the 2024-25 hunting season March 1- May 1. All applicants must be fourteen (14) years or older, have a valid New Jersey hunting license, and maintain $1 Million general liability insurance for the entire hunting season..

Read more

HTPD Releases its 2023 Annual Report

March 11, 2024

The Hopewell Township Police Department is proud to share with you our 2023 Annual Report. Inside of the report, you will be able to not only see our statistics, but take an inside look into our organization and some of the programs we offer and some of our community engagement activities from last year.

Go to the report

Visit the Hopewell Township Police Department's New Website

Check the Expiration Date for Your At-Home COVID-19 Test

Road Work in the Township Learn more

Visit our Website

Mayor Courtney Peters-Manning

Deputy Mayor Uma Purandare

Committee Member David Chait

Committee Member Kevin Kuchinski

Committee Member Michael Ruger

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