Washington Township

211 Route 31 North

Washington, NJ  07882

(908) 689-7200




The Township Committee of Washington operates under the Township Committee form of government. There are five elected members on Township Committee. One member of the Committee is selected by its members to serve as Mayor. Another is elected to serve as Deputy Mayor.  The Committee meets the third Tuesday of each month, unless otherwise noted.

Mayor Robert Klingel

rklingel  low

   Liaison Responsibilities
   Board of Education - Warren Hills Regional Schools
   Police Department
   Shared Court
   Township Administrator
   Township Attorney
   Township Website / Public Information
   Zoning Official


Deputy Mayor Mark Rossi

M Rossi   New

   Liaison Responsibilities
   Buildings & Grounds
   Code & Construction Office
   Construction Official
   Department of Public Works
   Economic Development 
   Emergency Management
   Public Health Officer
   Township Engineer





Committeeman Ralph Fiore

Fiore   January

   Liaison Responsibilities
   Clean Communities Coordinator
   Environmental Commission
   Farmland Preservation / Open Space
   Fire District
   Land Use Board
   Public Utilities
   Recreation Committee
   Warren County Solid Waste Advisory Committee
   Washington Township Seniors


Committeeman Michael J. Kovacs

Kovacs - January 2021

   Liaison Responsibilities
   Affordable Housing / COAH
   Animal Control
   Board of Education - Washington Township Schools
   First Aid Squad
   Historic Preservation Commission
   Municipal Alliance
   Warren-Morris Council of Governments (Shared Service)




Committeeman George Willan


Willan   March

   Liaison Responsibilities
   Budget Preparation
   Senior Citizen Advisory Committee
   Tax Assessor
   Township Auditor
   Township Clerk / Deputy Clerk
   Tax Collector