¬†Mayor Harry L. Wyant¬†was born and raised in Phillipsburg, graduating from Phillipsburg High School Class of 1963. He is married to the former Sandra Jean¬†Hann, and they have one dog, Sampson, a Jack Russell Pug¬†mix, Harry has one son, Harry Edward Wyant who is a¬†policeman in Pen Argyl, Pennsylvania.¬† His daughter, Jill Marie Wyant passed away in March 2001.¬†When Harry is not working or volunteering, he enjoys walking (his time to think) and tinkering with his antique car. Harry is a member of the Wesley Methodist Church.
Community service is important to Harry Wyant. He has been a member of the Phillipsburg Emergency Squad for over¬†20 years, is a member of the Phillipsburg Lodge #52, and a member of the Tall Cedars of Lebanon-Warren Forest No. 14.¬† He is a member of the Phillipsburg Library Board, and¬† a Charter Member of the Phillipsburg Shade Tree Commission. Harry also served on the Organizing Committee for the 2003 Phillipsburg Military Appreciation Rally and the 150th Celebration Committee.Staying involved and making a difference is something that is a part of Harry’s philosophy.¬† Harry has served as¬†Phillipsburg's Mayor since January 2000.¬† ¬†He served on the Planning Board for over¬†20 years;¬† was a member of the Phillipsburg Town Council for 8 1/2 years;¬†served 7 years on the Phillipsburg Zoning Board of Adjustment; ¬†served as a representative of the Solid Waste Advisory Board and¬†served¬†4¬†years as a member of thestate of ¬†New Jersey Redevelopment Authority. Harry is a member of the Phillipsburg Housing and Neighborhood Development Corporation. Because of his widespread involvement and concern for the Town of Phillipsburg,¬†it is¬†no surprise that in Sammons Communications awarded Harry Wyant the Outstanding Citizen Award.¬†
Harry is the owner of Wyant's Electric, a company that has proudly served the community for over 39 years. His professional associations include membership in the International Association of Electrical Inspectors.¬†He served as ¬†President of the Sussex Warren Electrical Contractors Association. Harry is also a member of the¬†Greater Lehigh Valley¬†Chamber of Commerce, helping to promote and support businesses within the town of Phillipsburg.
Citizens are welcome to call, email¬†or visit¬† Mayor Wyant's office¬†with any questions or concerns.¬† He personally wil return your call.¬†
Phillipsburg Municipal Building
675 Corliss Avenue,
Phillipsburg, NJ, 08865
Phone: (908) 454-1170
Fax: (908) 454-7899