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Community Information

About Ewing

Awards and Accomplishments

Certificates and Proclamations

Green Business Recognition Program
The following businesses were recognized in September 2016 for their commitment to environmental stewardship and sustainable business practices.

Community Events

Township sponsored community events and memorials.

Patriotic Committee Memorial Events

(look for details in our Press Releases on this website prior to each event.)

  • Memorial Day
  • 9/11 Event
  • Veterans Day
  • Pearl Harbor Day

Emergency Notifications

  • Ewing Community Alerts
    Sign up for the Swift911 Community Notification System from Ewing Township  
  • Mercer County Emergency Notification System
    Sign up to receive text alerts for Emergency Information and Weather Alerts
  • State of NJ Emergency Messages
  • Register Ready – New Jersey’s Special Needs Registry for Disasters
    This service allows allows New Jersey residents with disabilities or access and functional needs an opportunity to provide information to emergency response agencies so emergency responders can better plan to serve them in a disaster or other emergency.
  • Report Power Outages
    Check the PSE&G Outage Center for information.
  • Sewer Emergencies
    Call Ewing Lawrence Sewerage Authority (ELSA)  at 609-587-4061) 24 hours/day, 7 days/week
  • Public Water Emergencies
    Call Trenton Water Works at 609-989-3222.
  • NJ One Call (1-800-272-1000)
    In an event of an emergency Ewing Township broadcasts alerts and updates through the media.
  • Mercer County Emergency Alert System Radio Station
    WNJT 88.1 FM
  • Other Notifications
    Report a street light outage

History

  • Ewing History
  • Biography of Charles Ewing
  • Ewing Historic Preservation Commission
    The Ewing Township Historic Preservation Commission was formed in 1986.  The Commission exists to help promote and encourage the preservation of Ewing’s rich and varied historic and cultural heritage for Ewing’s future residents.
  • Ewing Township Historic Preservation Society
    The Ewing Township Historic Preservation Society, first organized in 1972, focuses on preserving and interpreting the history of the Township. The organization is housed in the Benjamin Temple House at Drake Farm Park.  The organization’s mission is to preserve and maintain the Benjamin Temple House as a National Historic Site; to preserve documents and artifacts relative to the history of Ewing Township and its residents; and to encourage residents of Ewing Township to help preserve the history of Ewing.
  • Landmarks, Historic sites in Ewing
    Ewing Township's Historic Registry is currently composed of 23 houses and locations.  They have been lovingly restored over the years by their various owners and are protected for future generations to appreciate.   Fourteen Ewing Township houses on the Township's Historic Registry are highlighted on the ETHPS website.
  • Revolutionary War Sites in Ewing
    From Revolutionary War New Jersey.

In Memoriam

Infrastructure Projects

Check here for infomation about current infrastructre projects in Ewing.

Library

The library in Ewing is part of the Mercer County Library system and is located at 61 Scotch Road.  Formerly located in the Suburban Square Shopping Center, the facility offers free computer classes, book discussions, extensive programming, a gallery area with rotating displays of the works from local artists, free movies, a seasonal tax assistance program, and proctoring for tests, aside from all of the basic library services that we have come to expect.  For more information, go to the Mercer County Library - Ewing Branch overview.  

Maps

Parks

Ewing has award winning recreational facilities with numerous athletic playing fields and 8 municipal parks that serve as the focus of its recreational programming, as well as two community centers and pool complexes, and the (county-owned) Mountainview Golf Course.  

The Delaware-Raritan Canal State Park also offers outdoor enthusiasts the opportunity to walk, run, bike along the scenic Delaware River.   Canal Park parking is available in a number of locations in Ewing: at Wilburtha Road, West Upper Ferry Road, Lower Ferry Road, and at Scudders Falls [Access -- Rte 29 North from Exit 1 of I-95 in NJ. First (and only) left after interchange.]  

For full details about facilities available at our Ewing parks please see our Municipal Parks page.

Senior Services

Sustainability in Ewing

Overview of sustainability initiatives

The Arts 

Arts in Ewing overview

Traffic Alerts

Useful Links

Our recommendations for useful and authoritative Web sites on a variety of topics.  

Volunteers

  • Volunteer Opportunities with Ewing Township
    Volunteer in your community and make a difference!
  • Volunteer Application
    Please complete the application above and send it to the Township Administration office.  Please enclose your resume or any additional information that you think might be helpful to the Mayor in making his appointments.

Welcome Guide

A Welcome Guide to Ewing is currently in the works.  

Municipal Building: 
2 Jake Garzio Drive
Ewing, NJ 08628
 
(609) 883-2900 
 M-F: 8:30am - 4:30pm

Senior & Community Center: 
999 Lower Ferry Road 
Ewing, NJ 08628 
(609) 883-1776 
 M-F: 8:30am - 4:30pm

Jack Stephan Way (Brush Drop-off): 
M-F: 7:30am - 2:30pm 
 Sat: 7:30am - 2:30pm

Scotch Road (Public Works): 
Bulk and Electronic Items 
M-F: 7:00am - 3:00pm 
 Sat: 7:00am - 2:30pm

Ewing Animal Shelter 
4 Jake Garzio Drive 
 (609) 771-8076

Ewing Police 
2 Jake Garzio Drive 
 (609) 882-1313

Ewing Branch Library 
61 Scotch Road 
 (609) 882-3130

Rental Property Concern Hotline: 
 (609) 323-1177

Ewing Public Schools 
2099 Pennington Road
Ewing, NJ 08618
P: (609) 538-9800
F: (609) 538-0041

Weather Central 
Courtesy of PHVFC 
phvfc.org/Weather.html


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