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1st Quarter Tax Bills were due Monday February 1, 2016. The grace period for payment of the 1st quarter property taxes ends on Wednesday February 10th, 2016. All payments must be received in the Tax Office by this date or interest will be charged back to the due date of February 1st, 2016.
Voice your concerns over Suez (United Water)'s proposed 18% rate increase by calling  609-292-2422.
PSE&G - Offers Tips to Stay Warm, Control Energy Costs
PSE&G - SCAM ALERT! Beware of Payment Scams!

Leaf Collection Schedule - please click here
♦ Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program Flyer
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♦ Lightning Detection System Installed - info & alert sign-up
♦ Meals on Wheels - Senior citizens or disabled people interested may call 201-358-0050 or visit PVMealsonWheels
Remember to Recycle!      Place your container at the curb on Thursday night.    Remember to Recycle!
COMMUNITY NEWS
GS / BS Souls for Soles Shoe Drive - 2/4 - 2/11

Please donate any & all shoes. New, Gently Used, Worn until they no longer fit! Men’s, Women’s, Children’s shoes of all kinds. From Flip Flops to Snow Boots!  Please view flyer for more information.


Seeking Volunteers

The Twp.of Washington is organizing a new Green Team to work towards making our town a more sustainable and environmentally aware community. The Green Team will follow the guidelines of Sustainable Jersey and offer our town venues for obtaining energy grants, improving recycling efforts, reducing our carbon footprint and hosting events.  Any interested resident is welcome to find out more about our mission or join our team by emailing Bernadette Pomykala or calling 201-664-4404. First meeting will be scheduled for mid February. 

AAH Dinner/Tricky Tray -  3/10

The Alliance Against Homelessness is holding a Tricky Tray event and Dinner at Seasons on Thursday, March 10 from 6-10 PM.  This includes a Four course Dinner and appetizers with unlimited beer, wine and soda. Click on the flyer for additional information.

WWRSD to Hold Strategic Planning Meetings
 
The Westwood BOE invites the public to attend three meetings to actively participate in creating their Strategic Plan: 3/1, 3/28,  & 4/25. Please visit  the district's website to complete the registration form. Click flyer for more info
Foodtown Offers Senior Day Every Tuesday!

Every Tuesday is for Seniors! Get 5% Off you Shopping order beginning 12/8.  See Foodtown Flyer for details.

*PURPLE BAGS now availabe at Rite Aid!

Memorial Park Multi-Purpose Recreation Area Plan

To view the engineering drawings and concept summary page of the items included in this plan, please click on the image to the right. Updated

 

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EMERGENCY SERVICES NEWS/ ALERTS
Swift Reach Registration

The Township has implemented Swiftreach Networks, Inc. as our Emergency Notification service provider. Swift911™ is a system that makes phone calls, sends text messages and emails to registerd users in the event of an emergency or important notification. Please click here or on the icon in the right margin menu to register.

Snow Ordinance Reminders:
  • NO Parking on any street when snow has reached a depth of 3 inches
  • NO overnight parking permission granted when roads are covered

  • Snow must be removed from sidewalks within 12 hours after completion of storm. (Although not an ordinance, if there is a fire hydrant near your home, please clear a perimiter and path for firefighter access in case of emergency.)
Fire Engulfs Street Sweeper

Twp. of Washington street sweeper caught fire late Tuesday night (1/26/16)  Photo courtesy of the WTPD. See full story here


•"PINK HATS" Available at Police Department


The township police department is participating in PBA 206's "Pink Hat Project" to raise funds for breast cancer research. Pink versions of the department's regulation cap are being sold for $25. Hats can be purchased at the department's headquarters. The entire purchase price of each hat will go directly toward cancer research.

WTVAC Needs Your Help!

In an ongoing effort to make our community more Heart Smart and increase survival chances for our residents, the WTVAC and Emergency Responders need your help as they raise money for the purchase of new life saving technology. Automated Chest Compression (ACC) systems are hands-free devices that can begin administering chest compressions within seconds of arrival. Please click here for further information including a donation form.
 
Township Officer Struck by Vehicle - In the early morning hours of July 20th, 2013 Officer Heather Castronova was struck by a dark colored SUV on Fern St. while issuing a parking summons.  The vehicle left the scene of the accident, continuing North making a right onto Washington Ave. heading  towards Westwood. This vehicle may have damage to the right front area. The PBA is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person involved. Anyone with knowledge of this incident is requested to call 201-664-1140, ext. 169.


Washington Twp. Volunteer Ambulance Corp is Seeking Volunteers to drive its ambulances on weekdays. Volunteer drivers are only required to take two days' worth of driving courses and a few hours of CPR classes. Anyone who is available between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. at least one day per week could help. Please consider this great opportunity to help your community and its residents who truly do appreciate it. Anyone interested in joining the Washington Township Ambulance Corps should call (201) 664-3784.
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