Washington Township - 1779
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13013 Welty Rd, Waynesboro, PA 17268

Phone: (717) 762-3128

Fax: (717) 788-0372

Mon-Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

WTS

Welcome

Senator Doug Mastriano Comes for a Visit

The Washington Township Supervisor's office enjoyed 
a visit yesterday from Senator Doug Mastriano. 

 Township Manager Jeffery Geesaman and 
staff expressed some township needs and 
future projects with Senator Mastriano which 
was followed by a tour of our great community. 
Thank you Senator Doug Mastriano for visiting!  



			

2019 – 9/11 Memorial Service


On September 11,2019, the
9/11 Memorial Service was held at
Red Run Park and started at 6:00 pm.
Washington Township Supervisor
Chairman, Chad Reichard welcomed
everyone to the event. Daniel Dadona
talked on a "Memorial to Remember."

Waynesboro Mayor, Richard Starliper along
with the Blue Ridge Fire and Rescue,
Waynesboro Fire Department and The
Washington Township Police Department
presentented "The Placement of the Wreath"

   Prayer Service was presented by Rev. Pam Illick
The Girls Scout Troop 80865 Junior/ Cadette
"Retired the Colors"and the Wayne Band
performed many songs throughout the
9/11 Memorial Service.

A Special Thank You to
Rev. Pam Illick
for all her work in organizing
such a beautiful event.






 

Adopted Ordinance 269-Prohibiting Trailers and Other Vehicles from Obstructing Public Streets

Please be informed that on September 4,2019
The Washington Township Supervisors have approved and adopted the 

Ordinance No. 269 – Prohibiting Trailers and Other Vehicles
from Obstructing Public Streets.

This will go in effect on November 4,2019.
If you have any trailers or other vehicles that
are obstructing the view of the public street and is not in compliance with the newly adopted ordinance, our local police can and will take action after this date. If you have any questions concerning this new ordinance, you can view the full version of  Ordinance 269 HERE  or call the office at 717-762-3128 ext.1203 or email vla@washtwp-franklin.org


Trick or Treat in Washington Township


Zoning Hearing Board

Washington Township Supervisors are accepting applications for one new member to be appointed to the Zoning Hearing Board to fill Allen Stine’s term which ends December 31st, 2020.

The Supervisors and Township Staff would like to thank Allen for his years of service to the Township in serving on the Zoning Hearing Board.  His participation has been greatly appreciated by the Supervisors, Township Staff, fellow Members of the Board and the Residents of the Township.

s Thank you very much Mr. Allen Stine! s

Washington Township Supervisors are requesting all applications, from any interested parties, to be returned to the Township Office located at 13013 Welty Road Waynesboro, PA. 17268, by noon on Friday October 4th 2019.

Please find application for Zoning Hearing Board HERE


Washington Township Police is Hiring

Go HERE for all the details on how to apply.


Reminder of the School Bus Laws

Pennsylvania School Bus Laws Can Be Found Here


Metal Detecting in Washington Township

Effective as of July 15, 2019 Washington Township Board of Supervisors have ceased all Metal Detecting at all Township Parks including Battle of Monterey Pass.

All other issued permits prior to this date are no longer valid. Any questions, please contact the Washington Township Zoning Officer Vernon Ashway 717-762-3128


ONE LANE TRAFFIC ON WYNDHAM ROAD

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There will be ONE LANE TRAFFIC 
on WYNDHAM AVENUE at the BRIDGE 
between Pennersville Road and the Military Access Rd.
until necessary repairs can be made. 
All traffic is allowed to use the road, we just ask that you 
alternate traffic and be courteous of on-coming vehicles.  
Thank you for your patience on this issue 
and we hope to have it resolved soon.


			

The Cenus Bureau is Hiring

For more information or help applying call 1-855-JOB-2020


Washington Township Parks & Rouzerville Community Center

Parks in Washington Township are ready for those wanting
to get out with family and friends and enjoy the great outdoors.


Red Run Park offers play grounds, pavilions for rent, lovely Red Run Lake 
and Red Run Express Train for kids. From  Spring to Fall, you can find various 
events offered including live bands almost every Sunday afternoon. 
Reservation Form 





 Pine Hill Recreation Area is a secluded park that offers ball fields, a playground for many hours of fun, pavilions for rent, and beautiful walking trails. At Pine Hill you will also find Dunlap Skate Park. Reservation Form




Rolando Park also known as the Old Lions Club Park is a serene park 
with a nice playground and lots of room to run and play. Pavilion for 
rent will be available May 2018 and projects are underway to make this 
park a gem to visit.
Reservation Form



Washington Township also offers the
Rouzerville Community
Center and Park
for rent. This is a large building great for family reunions 
special events, and parties for special occasions.   Reservation Form


If you are interested in renting any of the park pavilions or Rouzerville Community Center, forms can be found here on this website or feel free to call the Washington Township office during regular business hours between 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday. (Government Holidays are observed) Payment is required before any reservation is put on our calendar.


IMPORTANT – Zoning Complaint Process Has Changed


Please be advised that our 
Zoning Complaint Process has changed.

Please CLICK HERE to see current process 
for filing a Zoning Complaint




			

ROAD CLOSED

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP

CLOSED AMSTERDAM ROAD

IMMEDIATELY, FROM OLD MILL ROAD

TO BUENA VISTA  DRIVE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE


RED RUN EXPRESS – VOLUNTEERS NEEDED 

Red Run Park Miniature Train

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED to drive the train.

The Township is still in need of volunteer train engineers and conductors to keep the 
Red Run Express running on weekends at Red Run Park. The Township will assist and pay 
for your child abuse history clearance and criminal record check.     
If you are interested in making young folks happy by providing free train rides for them, 
please contact Vern Ashway at the Township office at 717-762-3128. 
The Township will provide the needed training to operate the train.



Fire Police Needed

 Blue Ridge Fire and Rescue are in need of Fire Police. Anyone interested in becoming a Fire Police man or woman, Please contact the Blue Ridge Fire Department by visiting our Website, or calling the station at 717-794-2323

Watch the Blue Ridge Fire Department website for more information on public meetings to address any questions you may have.

 

 


 

Washington Township Boulevard

Please take a moment to view our video
of the Washington Township Boulevard.

Click Here to View Video – 2016

A Special Thank You To:
LLSinger Aerial Drone Photography

Pilot: Lawrence Singer, Sr.
Film Editor: Megan Singer