In-Person Early Voting in Morris County

  In-Person Early Voting  This new option enables registered voters to cast their ballots in person using a voting machine during a nine-day period prior to Election Day. Early voting for the 2021 General Election will take place on Saturday October 23 through Sunday October 31.  Early voting locations can be found here. Early...
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Energy Aggregation Coop Program Ending Nov. 30

The Hunterdon Energy Aggregation Cooperative (HAEC) Energy Aggregation Program will be ending with residents’ first meter read after November 30, 2021. Residential customers in Washington Township and 12 other participating municipalities who did not opt-out of the program or contract with a different third party energy supplier have previously received lower...
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New Ordinance Introduced

A second reading and public hearing will be held on the following ordinance at the Township Committee's Regular Meeting on Monday, November 15 at 7 p.m.  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...
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Requests for Proposals - Professional Services Engineering, Legal

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Township of Washington is accepting proposals for the provisions of the following professional services to the Township of Washington during year 2022: Township Engineer  Traffic Engineer Planning Board Engineer     Board of Adjustment Engineer Board Attorney, Board of Adjustment Board Attorney, Planning Board A copy of...
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PSE&G Vegetation Management to begin January 2022

NOTICE OF UPCOMING VEGETATION MANGEMENT WORK  Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G) maintains electric transmission corridors or “rights-of-way” through Washington Township. The electric transmission lines on PSE&G rights-of-way are essential for PSE&G to meet its commitment to provide safe, reliable and efficient electric service to consumers throughout New Jersey. Maintaining the...
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Requests for Proposals for Bond Counsel, Administrative Agent

PUBLIC NOTICE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON NOTICE OF SOLICITATION OF PROPOSALS FOR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Township of Washington is accepting proposals for the provisions of the following professional services to the Township of Washington during year 2022:             Bond Counsel                   Administrative Agent for Affordable Housing...
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PAPER SHREDDING, E-WASTE, BRUSH, and RIGID PLASTIC EVENT

  PAPER SHREDDING, E-WASTE, BRUSH, and RIGID PLASTIC EVENT  Saturday, October 9, 2021 8:00 to 11:00 AM  This event is open to Washington Township, Morris County, residents only. Proof of residency is required. For more information call 908-876-3382. PAPER SHREDDING Boxes to be supplied by residents. Each box, no larger than banker...
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Polling Location Changes for Certain Districts

Beginning with this November General Election, polling places for some voting districts in town have been changed. Two locations where four districts voted were unavailable for the June primary election. District 3 voters will be able to vote again at the West Morris Central High School going forward; however the other...
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Paper Shredding Event Oct. 9

 The Fall paper shredding event will be held Saturday, October 9, 2021 8:00 to 11:00 AM . The event is open to Washington Township, Morris County, residents only. Proof of residency required Three banker size boxes free. Three additional banker size boxes permitted @ $10.00 each Total 6 boxes per household....
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Online Tax Sale 10/15/21

Washington Township announces the sale of 2020 and prior year delinquent taxes and other municipal charges through an on-line auction on October 15, 2021 at 8:30 am.  For a listing of all parcels, delinquencies and costs, along with bidding instructions, please visit https://washington-morris.newjerseytaxsale.com **information can be viewed free of charge**    
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Morris County 9/11 Rememberence Ceremony

The Morris County Board of County Commissioners is inviting residents of Morris County and beyond to join them Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021 at 6 p.m. to observe the 20th Anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks with a special remembrance ceremony at the Morris County 9/11 Memorial on West Hanover Avenue in Parsippany-Troy Hills....
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Township Email Service Unavailable afternoon of Aug. 26

Municipal Building offices will be temporarily unavailable by email starting at 2 p.m. for maintenance. Departments can be reached by phone until 5 p.m. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please visit the contact us page for department phone numbers.  
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Rock Road Milling & Paving

Roadwork will begin August 27th. Anticipate delays or plan alternate routes as traffic may be limited to alternating lanes. Milling and Paving will begin on or around September 3rd at which time the road will be closed to thru traffic for approximately one week, weather permitting, during work hours. Roadwork will...
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Storm prep Checklist from JCP&L

Storms bring heavy rain, lightning, high winds and downed trees, which could lead to power outages. If your power goes out, follow these quick tips to be prepared and to stay safe: Be Prepared • Keep electronic devices such as cell phones, laptops and tablet computers fully charged. • Keep a...
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Email Service Temporarily Unavailable 8/19

Departments can be reached by phone until 5 p.m. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please visit the contact us page for contact numbers.  
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New Ordinances Adopted, Introduced

The following ordinances were adopted at the August 16, 2021 Regular Meeting of the Washington Township Committee:  RO-12-21 AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON, COUNTY OF MORRIS, STATE OF NEW JERSEY, AMENDING CHAPTER 217, ZONING, SECTION 217-59.6 ENTITLED ROUTE 46 MULTI-FAMILY RENTAL HOUSING OVERLAY DEVELOPMENT OPTION  RO-13-21 AN ORDINANCE OF...
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Zoning and Construction Permit Applications Can be Made Online

 Applications for zoning permits - needed to construct, reconstruct, alter or convert any structure or building or part thereof, including pillars, gates and signs, or alter the use of any land - as well as building, electrical, plumbing, mechanical and fire subcode permits required under the Uniform Construction Code can be submitted online....
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Positions Available

Applications are currently being accepted for positions in Public Works, Senior Transportation and the Health Department: DPW PT OFFICE STAFF –  Part-time, app. 21 hours per week, $15 to $19/hr DOQ. Work order, accounts payable and other data entry, general administrative tasks, point of contact for public. Must have strong computer skills...
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Mobile MVC Unit in Long Valley on October 5

Mobile Motor Vehicle Commission Units are scheduled to be at the following locations in Morris County: -          August 23, 2021- Denville -          September 13, 2021- Mine Hill -          October 5, 2021- Long Valley  The agency on wheels offers the following services: Drivers Licenses The Mobile Units will provide the opportunity to renew...
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Summer Safety Tips for Pets

  Summer Safety Tips for Pets We all love spending the long, sunny days of summer outdoors with our pets, but long hot days can cause heat stroke or worse. To prevent your pet from overheating during the “dog days of summer”, be sure to take these simple precautions: • Visit...
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