Dolores Capraro Gioffre, Chair
Brenda Yori Velasco, Township Historian
Our Mission: “To inform,
Woodbridge Township, New Jersey
Meetings will begin at 7:00 p.m. and continue until adjournment.
Beginning in 2009, the Historic
Preservation Commission, with a grant from the Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission, began a program of developing brochures which outline the historic sites in Woodbridge. Beginning with Woodbridge proper, the Commission has completed three tours and is currently in the process of the fourth. Tour brochures are available in a variety of locations throughout the township and may be viewed or downloaded on this site.
Latest News & Updates
Stay tuned for the next Historic Tour brochure, Vol. XI: The Clay Industry in Woodbridge, scheduled for release in March 2020
Monday, December 16, 2019 -- "The Royal Charter of Trinity Episcopal Church," celebrate Christmas at the historic Trinity Episcopal Church hosted by the Historical Association of Woodbridge Township (HAWT)
Time: 7:00pm; Location: Trinity Episcopal Church, 650 Rahway Avenue at Trinity Lane, Woodbridge
David Wilson, Church Warden, will discuss the Royal Charter of Trinity Episcopal Church granted by King George III.
The mission of the Woodbridge Township Historic Preservation Commission shall be to carry out advisory, educational, and informational functions to promote historic preservation in the Township; prepare a survey of historic sites of the Township; make recommendations to the Planning Board on the historic preservation plan and the implications for preservation of historic sites; advise the Planning Board and the Board of Adjustment on applications for development; and advise the Planning Board of the inclusion of historic sites in the recommended improvement program.