Washington Township Government and Representatives

Washington Township’s municipal website is www.twp.washington.nj.us. The Clerk’s Office is located at 523 Egg Harbor Road. Learn more by calling (856) 589–0520.

Washington Township Council
Council meetings are typically held second and fourth Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m. All meetings are held at the Clerk’s Office, 523 Egg Harbor Road.

Elected officials:
Mayor Joann Gattinelli (D) term expires in 2021
Council president Joe Perry (R)
Council vice president Sean Longfellow (D)
Councilman Nick Fazzio (R)
Councilwoman Angela Donato (D)
Councilwoman Dana Pasqualone (R)

Washington Township Fire Department
Fire Chief is Patrick Dolgos. Central Command Building located at 213 E Holly Ave. Learn more by calling (856) 863–4000.

Washington Township Police Department
Police Chief is Patrick Gurcsik. Located at 1 McClure Drive. Learn more at https://nj-washingtontownship.civicplus.com/325/Police-Department or by calling (856) 256–1212.

Township Clerk
Township clerk and registrar of vital statistics is Leo Selb. The Clerk’s Office is located at 523 Egg Harbor Road, and Selb can be reached at (856) 589–0520. Learn more at https://nj-washingtontownship.civicplus.com/151/Clerks-Office.

Office of Emergency Management
Plans and responds to any emergency within the township. Staffed by a full-time coordinator who answers directly to the Chief of Police, Patrick Gurcsik. Learn more at https://nj-washingtontownship.civicplus.com/158/Emergency-Management or by contacting OEM Coordinator Robert Borkowski at (856) 589–6650 ext. 1062 or by emailing rjborkowski@pd.twp.washington.nj.us.

Department of Law
Serves as the chief legal advisor for the Township. Township Attorney is Stuart Platt. His office is located in the Clerk’s Office, 523 Egg Harbor Road, and he can be reached at (856) 589–0520, ext. 223. Learn more at https://nj-washingtontownship.civicplus.com/157/Department-of-Law.

Planning Board
Board meetings typically held first and third Tuesday of every month. DRC meeting begins at 5 p.m. on first Tuesday of the month, with the regular meeting at 7 p.m. All meetings are held at the Clerk’s Office, 523 Egg Harbor Road. Learn more at https://nj-washingtontownship.civicplus.com/381/Planning-Board.

Zoning Board
Work session meeting begins at 4 p.m. on the second Wednesday of the month, with the regular meeting at 6 p.m on the second Monday of the month. All meetings are held at the Clerk’s Office, 523 Egg Harbor Road. Learn more at https://nj-washingtontownship.civicplus.com/372/Zoning-Board.

Public Works
Director is Ernest D’Orazio. Located at 523 Egg Harbor Road. Learn more at https://nj-washingtontownship.civicplus.com/168/Public-Works or by calling (856) 589–0523.

Tax Collector Office
Handles billing and collection of all property taxes. Taxes are due quarterly — Aug. 1, Nov. 1, Feb. 1 and May 1 — with a 10-day grace period. Collector is Robin Sarlo. Office located in the Clerk’s Office, 523 Egg Harbor Road. Learn more at https://nj-washingtontownship.civicplus.com/179/Tax-Collector.