Positions Open

BUILDINGS, GROUNDS AND PARKS HELP – PT, Seasonal and Permanent; $15-$21 per hour. Requires mowing; cleaning of parks, buildings and bathrooms; trash removal. Some weekend work required. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. DPW LABORER –FT, $26.52/hr., benefits. Must have High School diploma or GED and 3 yrs min. experience...
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Township Update - June 17, 2020

June 17, 2020 -  We have two additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Washington Township to report. The Washington Township Health Department, in conjunction with the New Jersey Department of Health, has confirmed a total 118 cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Washington Township through June 16, 2020.  Twelve deaths have been...
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Notice to Bidders - Long Hill Road & Brook Lawn Drive

    RE-BID NOTICE TO BIDDER    TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON   Notice is hereby given that this project is being re-bid and that sealed bids will be received by the Township Clerk of the Township of Washington in the County of Morris, 43 Schooley’s Mountain Road, Long Valley, NJ 07853 on...
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Adopted Ordinances - June 2020

At the June 15, 2020 Township Committee meeting, the following Ordinances were adopted:    RO-06-20   AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON, COUNTY OF MORRIS, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, AMENDING CHAPTER 168 “SOLID WASTE” TO ADD A NEW ARTICLE II ENTITLED “TOWNSHIP RECYCLING CENTER”    RO-07-20 AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP...
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JCP&L - Annual Vegetation Management Aerial Patrol

Jersey Central Power & Light will be conducting our Annual Vegetation Management Aerial Patrol. Vegetation Management Aerial inspections are scheduled during the April through September time frame on an annual basis and cover all transmission facilities system-wide. Patrols consist of a Forestry Specialist who accompanies the pilot to identify effectiveness of...
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Municipal Office Accessibility Update

Beginning June 15, municipal office will be available by phone and email from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Thursday. The offices will remain closed to the public for the time being. However, the Township of Washington has been taking implementing precautionary measures,  to prepare for reopening to the public on...
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Township Update - June 9, 2020

June 9, 2020 - The Governor announced yesterday that municipal and private-club swimming pools can reopen on Monday, June 22nd and the state Department of Health will release full guidance today relating to the procedures and protocols that will need to be followed. However, the Governor also announced in May that...
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Route 46 Repairs & Ramp Closures

Project:   Route 46, Stiger Street to Sandshore Road/Naughright Road   Route/Direction/MP:  Route 46 / EB / MP 23.0 to 23.38                                       Ramp B from Route 46 EB to Route 46 WB                                       Ramp D from Route 46 EB to Route 46 WB   Municipality/County: Township of Washington / Morris County     ...
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Township Update - June 6, 2020

June 6, 2020 - The Governor signed Executive Order No. 151 extending the Public Health Emergency first declared on March 9.  Governor Murphy also signed Executive Order 150 establishing outdoor dining protocols and process to expand premises for liquor license holders effective at 6:00 a.m. on Monday, June 15, 2020. EO-150...
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Information for the Primary Election - July 7, 2020

Per the Governors Executive Order #144, signed on May 15, 2020, the Priailmary Election will be a Vote By Mail Election.   Registered Republican and Democrat Voters:   All registered, active Republicans and Democrats will automatically be sent a Mail in  Ballot .  The ballot will come with a prepaid envelope for return.  Your returned...
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Township Update - June 2, 2020

June 2, 2020 - There is one new confirmed covid-19 positive case to report, for a total of 116.  Twelve deaths have been reported; 64 cases have been confirmed as released from isolation. The Governor announced as part of Phase Two of reopening the state the following will be allowed: Outdoor...
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Applications for DPW General Supervisor are Being Accepted

DPW GENERAL SUPERVISOR – WASHINGTON TWP, MORRIS COUNTY –Full-time, benefits, non-contract exempt, salary range $60,000 to $95,000. Must possess CDL, High School diploma or GED, 10 yrs min. experience in DPW or private equivalent and competency with Word, Excel and email. Experience in asphalt paving/road maintenance, underground utility excavation, masonry and...
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Township Update - May 30, 2020

May 30, 2020 - There are two new confirmed covid-19 positive cases to report, for a total of 115.  Twelve deaths have been reported; 59 cases have been confirmed as released from isolation. The Governor is now allowing in-person graduations with certain required precautionary measures as of July 6. The Washington...
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Affordable Housing Applications Available

Applications for an affordable housing rental unit in Washington Township are now being accepted. Please click below for details: 12 Black River Road affirmative marketing flyer  
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Township Update - May 28, 2020

May 28, 2020 - There are two new confirmed covid-19 positive cases to report, for a total of 112 as well as two more released from isolation for a total of 56. The drive-in movie registration is closed. However, we are offering online “Let’s Move with Dance Cardio.” The class is...
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Morris County Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off Events

FLYER Morris County MUA has announced four household hazardous waste drop off dates.   Morris County Public Safety Training Academy,  June 13, June 28 and September 12. Chatham High School.  October 10   Please view the flyer for acceptable and prohibited items, as well as location addresses and contact information.    
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Road Project - Nestling Wood Dr.

On or about June 3, Tilcon will begin the milling and paving of Nestling Wood Drive, from Flocktown to Buttonwood.    If the weather cooperates, the project is scheduled to be completed the week of June 8 Please travel the roadway with caution until the work is completed.  After milling, there...
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Township Update - May 24, 2020

May 24, 2020 - There is one new confirmed covid-19 positive case to report today, for a total of 110 as well as one more released from isolation for a total of 54. Friday, Governor Murphy signed Executive Order 148 increasing the capacity limit on outdoor gatherings established under EO-107 to...
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Township Update - May 20, 2020

May 20, 2020 - We have no new cases to report today. Our total number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Washington Township remains at 109. The number of deaths remains at 12 but 18 more cases were removed from isolation, for a total of 53.    Governor Murphy signed Executive...
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Ordinance News from the May 18 Township Committee Meeting

The following Ordinances were adopted:  RO-04-20  BOND ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR VARIOUS CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS BY THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON, APPROPRIATING THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT OF $980,000 THEREFOR AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF $850,000 BONDS OR NOTES OF THE TOWNSHIP TO FINANCE PART OF THE COST THEREOF RO-05-20 ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR THE ACQUISITION OF...
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