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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.

Recreation Announcements

3rd Annual Holiday Home Decorating Contest

 It’s that time of year again to light up the community and dig out the holiday lights, blowups, reindeer, and decorations for the Washington Township Recreation 3rd Annual “Holiday Home Decorating Contest”.  Decorate your home front yard or business in the most creative or festive way possible.

Participation is opened to all residents and businesses within Washington Township, Long Valley.  To compete in this contest, an entry form showing intent to participate must be completed, signed, and submitted to Washington Township Recreation, no later than Monday, December 5, 2022 at 2pm.  Judging is scheduled for December 12-14 from dusk to 8pm.

Winners will be announced at our “Jolly Jamboree” scheduled for Saturday, December 17, 2022 at 4pm at Rock Spring Park Pavilion with a rain date of Sunday, December 18, 2022.  A representative must be present from each family so that photos can be taken.

For more information and to receive the instructional package please visit our website Registration forms can be mailed to Washington Township Recreation, 50 Rock Road, Long Valley, NJ  07853, faxed to (908) 876-0029, or emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Any questions please do not hesitate to contact us at (908) 876-5941.

REGISTRATION FORM: 2022 Holiday Home Decorating Registration Form

16th Annual Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day Nov. 2...
2022 Senior Holiday Luncheon

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