Regular Office Hours 8 am to 4 pm Monday to Friday

Obadiah La Tourette
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Obadiah La Tourette
The Long Valley Mill

The building looms over the bustling Route 24, once called Chester Pike, just east of Long Valley center. At once, upon seeing it, you know that the mill holds a thousand stories and probably a thousand more secrets in its ancient timbers.

Aerial View of Long Valley
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Aerial View of
Long Valley in Fall

In the rolling hills of Morris County, Washington Twp is noted for preserved farmland and historic buildings. Washington Township was incorporated as a township on April 2, 1798, from portions of Roxbury Township.

5K Turkey Trot
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Turkey Trot 2017
in Long Valley

The WMC Memorial 5K Turkey Trot is a community event being held to continue the tradition of the WMC Memorial Race started 12 years ago in memory of Kyleigh D’Alessio and Tanner Birch.

Police Honor Guard 2018
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Police Honor Guard 2018
Washington Township Police Department

The mission of the Washington Township Police Department to protect life and property, enforce the law in a fair and impartial manner, and to preserve the peace, order, and safety of the community we serve.

Califon Road Park
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Califon Road Park
Pond at Califon Road Park

The pond at Califon Road Park is located behind the parking area for the park’s Little League field and four all-purpose fields

Memorial Day Ceremony
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Memorial Day Ceremony
Rock Spring Park

Washington Township held its annual Memorial Day Ceremony to salute our brave servicemen and servicewomen who have given so much for our country at the Veterans Memorial Site at Rock Spring Park.

Santa Program
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Santa Program
Cucinella School

At the Recreation Department’s annual Afternoon with Santa at Cuccinella School, local families enjoyed face painting, balloon animal and photos with the Santa and his helper.


Building Department

  • Building, Electrical, Plumbing, Mechanical and Fire Subcode Permits
  • Phone: (908) 876-4711

Clerk’s Office/Administration

  • Games of chance, liquor, taxi/limo, solicitor, event and other licenses and permits; records requests; secretary to governing body
  • Phone: (908) 876-3315  Option #2

Finance Department

Fire Prevention

  • Smoke detector/CO and fire extinguisher inspections,fire safety permits (for events), business fire prevention registration
  • Phone: (908) 876-8637
    Please leave a voicemail as inspectors may be in field.

Health Department

  • Food permits and training, septic/well permits and inspections, certificates of potability (needed for sales of homes with wells).
  • Phone (908) 876-3650

Municipal Court

  • Ticket payments, court appearance scheduling, expungements, court record requests
  • Phone (908) 876-3852

Planning & Zoning Boards

  • Site plan, variance and other applications
  • Phone: (908) 876-3652
    Tuesday and Thursday 8 to 11:30 a.m.

Public Safety

Phone: (908) 876-3232 (press 0 for dispatch)

  • Police, Fire, First Aid and Other Emergencies: 9-1-1
  • Chief of Police:
  • Animal Control: 908-876-3232 x 0

Public Works

  • Streets, buildings and grounds maintenance; street opening and driveway permits; recycling
  • Phone: (908) 876-3382

Recreation and Senior Program

  • Recreation and senior programs; field use, and pavilion reservations
  • Phone: (908) 876-5941
  • Senior Transportation: 908-876-8623

Tax Assessing

Tax Collection

Township Committee

The elected, governing body of the Township of Washington


  • Zoning permit applications and complaint investigations
  • Phone: 908-876-3315 x 1246 Tuesdays 8 a.m. to noon

Other Inquiries

Our Location

43 Schooley's Mountain Road
Long Valley, NJ 07853
Phone: 908-876-3315
Fax: 908-876-5138


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