Township Update - April 30, 2020

April 30, 2020 - Governor Murphy signed an executive order yesterday opening state parks for passive recreation on May 2. County parks, trails and golf courses are also allowed to open under certain conditions.    No organized sports or picnicking is allowed at parks and parking lots will be limited to...
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Second Quarter Property Tax Grace Period Information

April 29, 2020 - The Governor has granted municipalities the authority to extend the grace period for May 1 property taxes. However, authority to extend the deadline for paying the school districts and county their second quarter tax levy has not been granted. The grace period currently ends May 11. The...
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Township Update - April 28, 2020

April 28, 2020 - There will be a presentation of the 2020-2021 local school district budget during tonight’s Washington Township Board of Education meeting. This budget is separate from the municipal budget and voted on by the Board of Education not the Township Committee.I have not been provided log-in information to...
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Township Update - April 27, 2020

April 27, 2020 - The Washington Township Health Department has reported 85 confirmed cases as of yesterday. Sadly, there are ten reported deaths but 17 cases were confirmed released from isolation.   We will be holding a Virtual Bingo Bonanza weekly at 6 p.m. on Fridays. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register. A...
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Township Update - April 24, 2020

April 24, 2020 - The Washington Township Health Department has reported 79 confirmed cases as of yesterday. Sadly, there are ten reported deaths but 17 cases were confirmed released from isolation.   We held a senior Virtual Bingo Bonanza yesterday which we will be doing on a weekly basis. This evening...
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Gloves & Masks are NOT Recyclables - they are Contaminants

Properly Dispose of Gloves, Masks, and Wipes Gloves, wipes, masks and tissues are medical waste and should be put in the trash, not recycled. Read More https://morriscountynj.gov/2020/04/covid-19-proper-disposal-of-gloves-masks-medical-waste/  
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Virtual Bingo Dates Have Been Added

Last week’s bingo had such a high demand, we have scheduled additional Virtual Bingo Bonanzas. To register for the senior bingo Thursday (April 23) at 1 p.m., please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. To register for community bingo Friday (Apirl 24) at 6 p.m., please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Bingo cards will be emailed to registrants;...
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Township Update - April 22, 2020

April 22, 2020 - No additional COVID-19 cases were confirmed yesterday.   Last week’s bingo had such a high demand, we have scheduled additional Virtual Bingo Bonanzas.  To register for the senior bingo Thursday at 1 p.m., please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  To register for community bingo Friday at 6 p.m., please email...
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Ordinance News from the April 20 Township Committee Meeting

    Adopted Ordinance:    RO-03-20     AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON, COUNTY OF MORRIS, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, AMENDING CHAPTER 111, LAND USE PROCEDURES AND CHAPTER 217, ZONING, ESTABLISHING A ROUTE 46 C-1 NEIGHBORHOOD BUSINESS ZONE MULTI-FAMILY RENTAL HOUSING OVERLAY DEVELOPMENT OPTION .  MAP   Introduced Ordinances:  RO-04-20 BOND...
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Township Update - April 21, 2020

April 21, 2020 - The Township’s health department has reported a total of 73 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Township through April 19, 2020. Fourteen cases have been confirmed released from isolation.  Eight deaths have been reported. To protect the privacy of any persons involved, no further information will be...
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Residents are Encouraged to Pay Quarterly Taxes On Line

Second Quarter Taxes Due May 1st.  Due to COVID-19 the municipal building is closed to the public. Residents are encouraged to pay taxes online at wtmorris.org by clicking on the Tax Payment button – Search tax account by Name, Address OR Block & Lot. PLEASE NOTE:  The e-check fee of $1.05...
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Township Update - April 20, 2020

April 18, 2020 - The Township’s health department has reported a total of 66 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Township through April 19, 2020. Thirteen cases have been confirmed released from isolation.  Six deaths have been reported. To protect the privacy of any persons involved, no further information will be...
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Township Update - April 18, 2020

April 18, 2020 - The Township’s health department has reported a total of 64 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Township through April 17, 2020. Thirteen cases have been confirmed released from isolation.  Six deaths have been reported. To protect the privacy of any persons involved, no further information will be...
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Township Update - April 17, 2020

April 17, 2020 - The Township's health department has confirmed one additional case of COVID-19. There are 59 confirmed cases in the Township through April 16, 2020.    There will be another Virtual Bingo Bonanza today at 1 p.m. for seniors. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register or if your bingo card wasn’t received...
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Township Update - April 16, 2020

April 16, 2020 - There are 58 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Township through April 15, 2020. Four deaths have been reported. To protect the privacy of any persons involved, no further information will be released at this time. Twelve cases have been confirmed as released from isolation.   There...
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Township Update - April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020 - The Washington Township Health Department, in conjunction with the New Jersey Department of Health, reports it has confirmed 56 cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Washington Township through April 14, 2020. Three deaths have been reported. To protect the privacy of any persons involved, no further information will...
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Township Update - April 14, 2020

April 14, 2020 -Governor Murphy has prohibited cancellation of residential cable and voice service for non-payment during the state of emergency. For full details, please see EO-126.    Also signed was Executive Order 125 implementing additional mitigation requirements on NJ TRANSIT, private carriers, and restaurants to limit the spread of COVID-19....
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Township Update - April 11, 2020

April 11, 2020 - Governor Murphy has signed Executive Order 123 extending certain insurance premium deadlines. In summary, property and casualty insurance companies, life insurance companies, and insurance premium finance companies, shall not cancel during the emergency grace period any policy or contract as a result of nonpayment for a period...
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Township Update - April 10, 2020

April 10, 2020 - All caught up on your favorite TV series. Waiting for the next season of that Netflix series? Try our Washington Township themed Weekend Crossword.   Next week, I will be hosting two Washington Township Recreation Department “Virtual Bingo Bonanzas!” Registration info is available for our first bingo...
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Offices Closed Friday, April 10

Municipal Offices remain closed to the public, but staff will be off Fri April 10. Staff will be back to work on Mon. April 13. The staff contact list can be found here: http://ow.ly/Xy6t30qwBkM And issues can be reported by using the online portal at www.wtmorris.net    
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