211 Route 31 North
Washington, NJ 07882
Snow Emergency Parking - the Township has an ordinance for Storm Emergency Parking which states "WHENEVER SNOW HAS FALLEN AND THE ACCUMULATION IS SUCH THAT IT COVERS THE STREETS OR HIGHWAYS OR THOROUGHFARES, AN EMERGENCY SHALL EXIST AND NO VEHICLE SHALL BE PARKED ON THE STREETS OR HIGHWAYS OF WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP". See Ordinance 97-13 for complete snow emergency details.
Please review Ordinance 10-12 - "An Ordinance to Create a New Chapter of the Township Code Regarding Placement of Mailboxes, Basketball Equipment, and Yard Damage by Municipal Equipment During Storm Operations on Township-Owned Rights-of-Way".
JCP&L to Conduct Spring Aerial Inspections - Please be advised that Spring Routine Aerial Inspections will be performed on the JCP&L transmission lines beginning on Monday, March 3rd. The routine aerial inspections in the JCP&L region typically require about 12-15 days for completion, so the aerial patrols are expected to last into the last week of the month depending on weather conditions and other scheduling needs. The helicopter will be flying slowly (20-30 mph) along the lines and may hover at times for a closer inspection. The helicopter scheduled for these patrols is light blue with a dark blue tail, MD 500 with registration (tail) number N721RP. Click here for a picture of the helicopter.
The Township Committee has scheduled a budget workshop meeting for Saturday, March 8th. The meeting will begin at 10:00 am and will be held at the Municipal Building. Other action may be taken. Executive Session may be held.
Cold Weather tips from First Energy.
511NJ is a free phone and web service that consolidates traffic and transportation information into a one-stop resource for commuters and motorists in the Garden State. 511NJ provides up-to-the-minute traffic conditions and it's available seven days a week, 365 days a year. http://www.511nj.org/ShowPage.aspx?pageName=511Overview
The Department of Community Affairs and New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency recognize that many New Jersey families are currently going through or facing foreclosure. The State of New Jersey and the federal government provide a variety of programs to assist homeowners. Information about these programs is free. Visit Foreclosures - First Steps and/or Foreclosures - Fast Facts.
Click Here for information regarding a Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).
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