Mayor’s Update on November 16, 2020 Township Committee Regular Meeting

Mayor Murello:  This morning, I was with the recreation department as we handed out 55 Thanksgiving lunches to our Seniors. Thank you to the Rec Department staff, Darlene and Bernadette, and Janice for putting that event together to provide free meals to our seniors.   The governor has issued a new...
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Laborer with Growth Potential

The Washington Twp Municipal Utilities Authority, in Long Valley, NJ, is seeking a Water/Sewer Laborer to assist in the day to day operation and maintenance of the wastewater and water systems. Authority pays for licensing classes. There is room for advancement. Experience not required. Check the WTMUA website for full details...
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Happy Thanksgiving

Washington Township would like to wish a Happy Thanksgiving to all residents. Please remember to follow COVID-19 guidelines for a safe holiday! The township will close at 2:00PM on Wednesday, November 25th   and will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 26th and 27th for the Thanksgiving Holiday. The offices will reopen...
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Thanksgiving Table of Hope

For the third time this year, County College of Morris, the Morris County Chamber of Commerce, the Morris County Sheriff’s Office and Alstede Farms are partnering to support Table of Hope by providing high quality and nutritious food to our friends and neighbors. The event takes place Saturday, November 21, from...
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Positions Available

 PLUMBING/MECHANICAL SUBCODE OFFICIAL – WASHINGTON TWP - Part-time, $40 per hr. Responsibilities include plan review and field inspections in accordance with the State Uniform Construction Code.  Valid HHS and Sub Code License issued by the NJ DCA required. Must have excellent customer service and computer skills. Will be required to respond...
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Thank You Veterans

Thank you to all our veterans and their families for your service and sacrifices.  On December 19 at 12:00 pm, 2020, Long Valley Remembers will be helping Long Valley cemeteries to remember and honor our veterans by laying remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes. For more info,...
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Fourth Quarter Property Tax Grace Period Ends Nov. 10

The last day to pay fourth quarter property taxes without interest is Tuesday, Nov. 10. Interest on fourth quarter taxes paid after Nov. 10 reverts to Nov. 1. To make an online payment click here. This video explains where your property taxes go.  
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Mayor's Update

Update week of November 9, 2020 We are seeing an increase in confirmed COVD-19 cases in the area, including in Washington Township.  The number of cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) confirmed by the Washington Township Health Department are now at 192, with no new deaths. For more information from our Township visit...
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Hunting Stewardship Program

  Applications are being accepted for a hunting stewardship program managed in partnership with Washington Twp and the Washington Twp Land Trust. Please note that this program is archery only and is a stewardship program. Interested applicants should read, complete and return the Hunting Permit Application in its entirety and follow the instructions. Applications...
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Nov. 3 General Election: Poll, Ballot Box and Other Info

The 2020 General Election will be held on November 3, 2020. Please see below for information on polls, ballots and links to more information from the Morris County Board of Elections   GENERAL INFO Mail-in ballots to be sent to all active registered voters by 10/5 Voter registration deadline is 10/13 Election day is 11/3...
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Bids Requested for Harrington Park Trail Construction

PUBLIC NOTICE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON NOTICE OF SOLICITATION OF BIDS FOR HARRINGTON PARK TRAIL CONSTRUCTION   Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the Township Clerk of the Township of Washington, County of Morris, State of New Jersey, in the meeting room of the Municipal Building, located...
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Wreaths Across America December 19

REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom. On December 19 at 12:00 pm, 2020, Long Valley Remembers will be helping Long Valley cemeteries to remember and honor our veterans by laying remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen...
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Positions Available

 DEPUTY COURT ADMINISTRATOR* - The position is currently part time (28 hours) with the potential to become full time within 6 months of hire.  The ideal candidate to have experience in all aspects of court administration, including a strong working knowledge of ATS/ACS, PCSam and Page Center computer systems. Strong financial...
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EWaste, Brush and Rigid Plastic Special Recycling Event Nov. 7

Washington Township is holding a free E-Waste Event on November 7, 2020 from 8:00am to noon. It will be held at the Department of Public Works: 54 Rock Road, Long Valley, NJ   We will collect:   E-Waste (list of accepted items below) Rigid Plastic (large rigid plastic, no metal) Brush...
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Positions Available

 ZONING OFFICER – Part-time, some scheduled office hours will be required. Rate dependent on qualifications. Responsible for enforcement of the provisions of chapter 217 of the Township Code, examination of all applications for zoning permits, plan review to determine if applications to other departments require zoning permits, engineer review or board...
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Hunterdon Area Energy Cooperative Billing Update

 The Hunterdon Area Energy Cooperative has been informed that IDT Energy, Inc. (the third party supplier for participants in HAEC) and JCP&L did not include May-June 2020 electricity supply charges on some Washington Township residents' bills in June 2020.  We have been informed that the unbilled charges for May-June 2020 usage...
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Soil Disturbance, Import and Export Regulations

Municipal regulations require permits for most instances of soil disturbance, import or export of more than 100 cubic yards. Regulations can be viewed online. The application for a soil disturbance permit is also  available online.
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Updated Nov 3 Election Information

Information on additional ballot box locations and how to check your ballot status has been provided by Morris County . Ballot Box Locations The boxes resemble mail boxes but are painted red, white and blue. The display the words “Morris County- Official Ballot Drop Box.”  1.    Morris County Administration & Records Building...
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Green Team Bioswale Project Starting

 The Green Team is undertaking a project being grant funded by Sustainable Jersey and PSE&G and will involve removing the existing layer of turf grass from the median strips in the parking lot of Harrington Fields and replacing them with vegetated bio-swales, which are a variation of the much more commonly known...
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Paper Shredding Saturday, September 26

A paper shredding event will be held Saturday, September 26, 2020 from 8:00 am to 11:00 am at the DPW garage at 54 rock road. Stickers can be obtained from the DPW office. The first three banker size boxes are free. All boxes must have stickers, additional stickers are $10.00 each,...
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