Polling Location Changes for the June 8, 2021 Primary Election Washington Township Voters

District #3 voters (West Morris Central High School) will vote at the Fairmount Firehouse   Districts #6, 10 & 12 (Schooley’s Mountain Firehouse) will vote at Valley View Chapel – 115 East Mill Road  
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Municipal Building Phone Service Interruptions

There have been ongoing sporadic interruptions to Century Link service on Wednesday, May 5. If you cannot reach municipal offices by phone or are disconnected, please try again or email the Department you wish to contact.  
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New Ordinances

The following ordinances were adopted by the Township Committee on April 19:   RO-05-21 AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON, IN THE COUNTY OF MORRIS AND STATE OF NEW JERSEY AUTHORIZING THE ACQUISITION OF THE PROPERTY DESIGNATED AS BLOCK 30, LOT 39, 1 KINGS HIGHWAY, IN THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON  –...
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Free Seedlings Available April 24

From 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM on April 24, 2021, residents will be able to pick up free tree seedlings at Rock Spring Park at the pavilion nearest to the Senior Center. Seedlings, available on a first come, first served basis, come with instructions on how to store, care for, and...
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Private Well Water Tests Kits Available April 24

The Environmental Commission and Raritan Headwaters Association are holding a well water test kits pickup day in Washington Township. Test kits will be available for pickup at the pavilion at Rock Spring Park near the Senior Center on April 24, 10:00AM -12:00 PM.   Test kits can be returned April 27, 8:00AM –...
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Free Recycling Event May 15

A paper shredding, e-waste, rigid plastic and brush drop-off will be held Saturday May 15 from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the DPW on Rock Road. in conjunction with Clean Communities Week. For details, please see the flyer. To volunteer for Clean Communities Week contact Robbin at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 908-876-3382....
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New Ordinances

The Township Committee adopted the following ordinance at their March 15, 2021 Regular Meeting:   RO-04-21 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 217 “ZONING” OF THE CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON TO ESTABLISH STANDARDS FOR SMALL WIRELESS FACILITIES IN THE RIGHTS-OF-WAY IN THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON- SECOND READING AND PUBLIC HEARING The...
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Community Garden Plots Available

The Washington Township Community Garden is accepting applications for membership. The application and more information are available here.  
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Open Positions

PLUMBING/MECHANICALINSPECTOR  - Part-time, $30-40 per hr. Responsibilities include field inspections in accordance with the State Uniform Construction Code.  Valid HHS  License issued by the NJ DCA required. Must have excellent customer service and computer skills. Will be required to respond to resident/contractor inquiries by phone, in-person and by email. Additional licenses...
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Hunterdon Energy Aggregation Program Restarts March 1

Washington Township participates in the Hunterdon Energy Aggregation Cooperative (HAEC). The contract that the HAEC has with IDT Energy, Inc. to furnish your electric supply through the Community Energy Aggregation Program ended with participating residents' December 2020 meter read. The program will be returning at a new rate of $0.0867/kWh for a term of 9...
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NJDEP Seeks Public Comment on Air Pollution Control Operating Permit Renewal

The New Jersey State Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) is seeking public comment on its intent to approve an air pollution control Operating Permit Renewal for this facility pursuant to the provisions of Title V of the Federal Clean Air Act, the federal rules promulgated at 40 CFR 70, and the...
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Long Valley First Aid Squad New Members Meeting Feb. 15

 Recently retired? Working from home? Want to learn new skills? Looking to become involved in the town?   Join the Long Valley First Aid Squad   New members meeting Monday, February 15th 6:00pm 70 East Mill Road For more information call 908-876-4567, ext4   
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Online Recycling Center Registration for 2021

Online registration for Recycling Center use for 2021 can now be done . The annual registration fee for 2021 is $100. Registration and payment can be done online HERE. As of August 1, 2020, registration is required for the use of the Recycling Center.  The fee partially offsets increased costs and reduced recycling funding...
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December 16 Township Committee Work Session on Zoom

Due to the anticipated snow storm, the work session meeting of the Township Committee will be held on zoom. Logon info is below and can also be found on the calendar on www.wtmorris.org   Please click the link below to join the meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88950421691?pwd=d0JOMElua2EreHNHSVVUY2g5VXlxUT09 Passcode: 951700 Or iPhone one-tap :   ...
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Energy Aggregation Renewal Information

The current energy supplier contract ends this month and the new contract begins in March 2021. You can find a summary of information on the mailer sent November 30. HAEC - Program Ending Postcard 1220 Sample The Hunterdon Area Energy Cooperative solicited pricing for a November 2020 start (to coincide with the...
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Positions Available

VULNERABLE POPULATIONS COORDINATOR – Full-time, temporary grant-funded position through June 30, 2021, possibility of extension. Please see job description. Send application, to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Dec. 10.    VULNERABLE POPULATIONS OUTREACH ASSISTANT COORDINATOR – Part-time, temporary grant-funded position(s) through June 30, 2021, possibility of extension. Assist Vulnerable Populations Coordinator in achieving grant objectives. Previous work with...
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JCP&L LINE MAINTENANCE

JCP&L will be conducting maintenance by helicopter on December 13 or 14, weather permitting. The helicopter will either be seen transporting line workers and equipment to and from the work area(s) or will be seen hovering extensively while in the work area(s) as a line worker performs repair work via platform...
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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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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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NEWS FROM MCCC + EDC

Morris County Freeholders Aid Local Merchants and Honor Small Business Saturday The Morris County Board of Freeholders authorized the distribution of COVID-19 protective gear to local merchants  as they unanimously proclaimed Nov. 28, 2020 to be “Small Business Saturday” through a resolution that also urged the public to “Shop Small” after...
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