Washington Township - 1779
Township CodeCalendar

13013 Welty Rd, Waynesboro, PA 17268

Phone: (717) 762-3128

Fax: (717) 762-1775

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










Recycling Change at the Transfer Station

Effective immediately
August 7, 2017.  

The Transfer Station will no longer accept 
electronics for recycling untill October 2018
Thank you for your patience and understanding


Hiring at The Washington Township Police Department

Washington Township Police Department will be 
establishing a Police Officer eligibility list to fill 
open positions. If you are interested in being a part 
of our department and serving and protecting 40 
square miles of a growing, diverse community, we 
encourage you to apply sooner than later.

We will be accepting resumes until close of business              
August 24, 2018. When you submit your resume,                
please include copies of any diplomas/degrees and  
training certificates that would be pertinent to becoming        
a Police Officer.

All applicants must be 21 years of age and a $35.00 nonrefundable processing fee is due at the time of filing (check or money order made payable to Washington Township).


Resumes and filing fees may be submitted via US Postal Mail or in person:
Washington Township Police Department
13013 Welty Rd, Waynesboro, PA 17268


A test date of Sept. 8, 2018 has been scheduled. If we receive your resume and filing fee by the date listed above, you will receive notification to be included in our testing procedure. The initial testing procedure will include a physical ability test and written test. If you successfully pass the initial tests, you will be invited back at a later date for an interview before an oral board.

Washington Township Police Department Officer starting salary is currently at $50,684.30. Our department offers a great benefits package and retirement plan. Apply today and start your career with an outstanding department.

Please feel free to contact our Department at 717-762-1447 with any questions you may have.

Washington Township Police Department is EOE.


Renfrew Museum and Park to Host Civil War Encampment and Royer Farmstead Day

Renfrew Museum and Park will host the 38th annual 
Civil War Encampment August 10-12 on the grounds 
of Renfrew Museum and Park.   Campers will start 
arriving to set up camp on Friday and campfires will 
be visible throughout the park.   Over three hundred 
re-enactors will make their home for the weekend on 
the 107-acre scenic Renfrew property.  The encampment 
and activities are free to the public. New this year, a 
period photographer will be taking tin-type photographs 
for demonstration purposes and they will be available 
for sale.  On Saturday morning there will be activities in 
the Waynesboro town square involving military & civilians 
and Saturday afternoon will feature an abbreviated scene 
from Romeo & Juliet.  Saturday evening from 7pm-10pm there will be a Camp Dance featuring the Susquehanna 
Travelers playing music from the 1860’s (the dance is open to the public), & Sunday morning will feature a battle 
from 8am-1pm.
On Saturday, August 11 from 11 am to 4 pm Renfrew will offer our annual Royer Farmstead Day that coincides
with the encampment.  Paid admission will allow guests to walk through the Museum House and all 
outbuildings on the property.  Docents dressed in period clothes will be on hand to answer any questions guests 
may have walking around the property and through the buildings.  The encampment is free but admission will 
be charged for anyone wishing to go through the Museum House and outbuildings.   Admission for the museum 
house and building tours are $8 adults, $7 seniors (65 and above), $5 students (7 – 18 years of age) and 
children 6 and under as well as Renfrew Members are free.
For additional information about the Civil War Encampment or the Royer Farmstead Day please call 
the Visitors Center at 717-762-4723 or visit www.renfrewmuseum.org.



           FOR AWARENESS

The Franklin County West Nile Program will be conducting 
an ultra-low volume (ULV) mosquito control operation to reduce high 
populations of mosquitoes capable of transmitting
West Nile Virus on August 14-15, 2018 in parts of Hamilton Township.
Weather conditions and other unexpected events could
delay or cancel this spray operation. If conditions do not allow
application on August 14 or 15, 2018, the following evening will
serve as the back-up spray date.



14th Annual Rouzerfest















Come Join

         the Fun !






Renfrew Jazz Festival



New Fire Police Sworn In at Supervisors Meeting

Welcome to our new Fire Police, Francis E. Green Jr. 
He was sworn in at the June 18,2018 Supervisors Meeting by our 
Supervisor Chairman, C. Stewart McCleaf 


Washington Township Parks

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.


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