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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.

Stay Informed: Emergency Alerts

Ways to Stay Informed

In times of emergency, Washington Township will proactively issue alerts and updates by phone to all residential and business addresses.

These pre-recorded alerts utilize the official 911 system, and so are sent to the main phone number associated with each street address.

Several options are available if you would like to also receive emergency alerts to your mobile phone. Here's how to sign up ...

To Receive Text Message Alerts on your Mobile Phone

Washington Township sends alerts and notifications through the  RAVE system.  Create an account on line, and specify what notifications you would like, and how you would like to receive them. 


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Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) Alerts

For JCP&L customers wh use electronically operated life-support equipment or depend on private well water, signe up for the company's alert service to be notified if a power outage is expected to affect your electric service for more than 24 hours.  To learn more or register, visit

Jersey Central Power Outage Information

View Current Outage Report HERE

View JCP&L Outage Map HERE

 To report an Outage to JCP&L, click HERE

Social Media

FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK   Visit our Facebook page and like us.

GET TEXT UPDATES  Follow us on Twitter @WashingtonTwp or text "Follow @WashingtonTwp " to 40404

Consider a NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) radio 

Receive real time weather alerts. These are available from a variety of sources (check on-line for different suppliers)

Washington Township Emergency Guide

An EmergencyGuide with additional information can be viewed and printed from the Township website.  Visit and view the Township Documents.  Look for 'Washington Township Emergency Guide' located towards the bottom of the list.  View or print the guide from this location

If you have questions or need help signing up for any of the alerts, don't hesitate to contact Bruce Clark, Washington Township Office of Emergency Management (

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


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