Regular Office Hours 8 am to 4 pm Monday to Friday

Obadiah La Tourette
BackGround Picture
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
BackGround Picture
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
BackGround Picture
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
BackGround Picture
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
BackGround Picture
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
BackGround Picture
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
BackGround Picture
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.

Recreation Announcements

2023 Annual St Patrick's Day Luncheon

 Washington Township Recreation annual St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon is back with a Jig!  The luck of the Irish luncheon is taking place at 11am on Friday, March 17, 2023 at the Long Valley Presbyterian church, 39 Bartley Road, Long Valley.  The “Valley Restaurant & Pub” will be catering an American-Irish Traditional Lunch; keeping the Lent goers in mind, too! 

Our featured entertainment, Kenny Cunningham; a solo acoustic guitarist and singer/songwriter from Liverpool, England.  Kenny has played all over the world and will bring a piece of Ireland to our event with his unique voice and finger-picking guitar style.  Do not be surprised if you partake in a story or a whirl!

Also, please note due to the pandemic; Covid-19, our meals had a To-Go only option.  However, we are putting this behind us and it is Not an option this year. 

This popular program fills quickly so please send your nonrefundable resident fee of $13.00 for residents and $15.00 for non-resident before March 13, 2023. Checks should be made payable to “W.T. Recreation.”  Payment can be dropped off or mailed to Washington Township Recreation, 50 Rock Road, Long Valley, NJ 07853. 

For more information, feel free to call the recreation office at (908)876-5941, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or visit the website

Payments can also be paid online by clicking on this link:


FLYER: 2023 St Patricks Luncheon

2023 National Wear Red Day
Feb. 2 In-Person Court Rescheduled

Our Location

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


For accessibility assistance
please call or email


Public Saftey

In case of emergency, dial 911
For non-emergencies, dial

Sign Up for RAVE Alerts

Follow Us by Email

Follow or Contact

Staff Email