Affordable Housing Discussion at Feb. 27th M & C Mtg.
Among the topics to be discussed at the Public Meeting of the Township Council on Monday, February 27, 2017, will be resolution of the Township's affordable housing obligations and the Township's court proceeding relating to same.
Winter Safety Tips to Prevent Burglaries
As the sun sets earlier, it is important to remember to take precautions to stay safe. Here are some reminders for preventing residential burglary, compliments of the WTPD
Zoning Board Volunteers Requested
The Township of Washington has three (3) openings on the Zoning Board of Adjustment. Volunteer residents interested in serving on this board are asked to send a letter listing any experience and or qualifications, including any certificates, etc. and why you would be a good candidate for this appointment. Please send to Sue Witkowski, Township Clerk, Township of Washington, 350 Hudson Avenue, Twp. of Washington, NJ 07676 or via email by Feb. 3, 2017
Building Dept. Now OPEN on Fridays - Effective immediately, the building department will be open on Fridays between the hours of 9:30am and 2:30pm.
2017 Dog / Cat License Registration Form
Reminder - All dog / cat licenses are due 1/31/2017 - LATE FEES begin 2/1/17
FREE Rabies Clinic at Bergen County Animal Shelter
If your dog/cat is in need of a rabies shot, please note that a FREE clinic is available on the following dates: 1/26, 2/ 9 and 2/ 23 from 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. for all Bergen County Residents. Be sure to bring previous rabies certificate, and you may pre-register by clicking here.
Bergen County Animal Shelter & Adoption Center
100 United Lane Teterboro, New Jersey 07608
Phone: 201-229-4600 • Fax: 201-440-4358 • Email
Sign Up for E-Alerts and Reverse 911 Messages
Recycling Schedule Change
As of December 30th, we recycle every other week rather than just twice a month. The 2017 Town Calendar will indicate the recycling days for the Northeast and Northwest/South Sides of Town (as defined below).
Northeast Side – All residences north of Ridgewood Road AND east of Pascack Road including the east side of Pascack Road. (Previously 1st and 3rd Fridays.)
Northwest/South Side – All residences in other parts of Town. (Previously 2nd and 4th Fridays.)
Our next Paper Shredding and E-Recycling event is:
Saturday, March 18th, from 9am – 12pm at Town Hall.
DMF Yard Notice: The DMF Yard will be open again on Tuesdays and Saturday mornings beginning Tuesday December 27, 2016, except if snow clearing activites are necessary.
Waste Management Seeks to Re-open Hillsdale Transfer Station How does this affect the Township? What can I do? Click here to take action . All interested parties may sign an online petition objecting to the application submitted to the NJ DEP for the permit renewal and send letters to the DEP objecting to the permit renewal.
Clean Water Notice - Solutions to Stormwater Pollution
Easy Things You Can Do Every Day to Protect Our Water
♦ PSE&G Offers winter emergency preparedness information - click here
♦ Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program Flyer
♦ CERT Application
♦ Lightning Detection System Installed - info & alert sign-up
♦ PVMealsonWheels - Senior citizens or disabled people interested may call 201-358-0050 or visit