Washington Township Department of Public Works
Department of Public Works
54 Rock Road Road
Long Valley, NJ 07853
Business Hours for the Washington Township Department of Public Works are:
Monday to Thursday, 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Scott Frech, DPW Superintendent
New, Relocated or Resurfaced Driveway Permits
Driveway permit applications are handled by the Department of Public Works. The Department of Public Works may be contacted by phone, 908-876-3382, or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Resurfacing of an existing driveway requires a permit. Permits must be submitted to the Department of Public Works office, along with a driveway construction plan, and a $100 application fee. No construction is allowed until after approval of the driveway construction plan.
New or relocated driveways require a $100 application fee, and an escrow deposit of $500. Escrow desosits shall be provided to the Township for each driveway permit for engineering review and inspections. The escrow deposit shall be administered in accordance with the provisions of §159-53E and F, which provides for additional deposit requirements and the return of unused escrow deposits.
Permits shall be reviewed and issued by the Township Consulting Engineer. A driveway permit is valid for a period of two years from the date of issuance.