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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
Cuccinella 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.

Township News

New Ordinance Adopted by Township Committee, Four Introduced at November Meeting

The following ordinance was adopted at the November 21, 2022 Regular Meeting of the Washington Township Committee: 

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AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON, COUNTY OF MORRIS, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, AMENDING THE CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON TO ADD A NEW CHAPTER 109 "BUSINESS INSURANCE REGISTRATION"

 

The following ordinance was introduced at the November 21, 2022 meeting of the Township Committee.

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AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON, COUNTY OF MORRIS, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, AMENDING CHAPTER 203 "VEHICLES AND TRAFFIC", ARTICLE XVII "SCHEDULES", SECTION 203-54 "SCHEDULE XV:NO TURNS"

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AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON, COUNTY OF MORRIS, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, POLICE ORDINANCE - PROMOTIONS

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AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON, COUNTY OF MORRIS, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, ADDING A NEW CHAPTER 184 ENTITLED "FIVE-YEAR" TAX ABATEMENT PROGRAM FOR WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP HISTORIC DISTRICT REHABILITATION AREAS" TO THE CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON

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AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON, COUNTY OF MORRIS, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, AMENDING THE CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON TO ELIMINATE THE HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMISSION AS A SEPARATE ENTITY AND TO AUTHORIZE THE PLANNING BOARD TO EXERCISE ALL OF THE POWERS OF A HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMISION

Said Ordinance will be considered for final reading and adoption at a regular meeting of the Washington Township Committee to be held on December 19, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. or as soon thereafter as the Township Committee may hear this Ordinance at the Washington Township Municipal Building, 43 Schooley’s Mountain Road, Long Valley, NJ  07853, at which time all persons interested may appear for or against the passage of said Ordinance. An ordinance is a local law. It is an act or regulation of the governing body of any municipality required to be in writing and read at more than one meeting thereof and published. 

 

  

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