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Save the Date . . . for the next Historic Tour brochure, Vol. XI: Woodbridge: Built on Clay
Sunday, March 29 at the Barron Arts Center - Details to follow.
The Woodbridge Township Historic Preservation Commission proudly presents Historic Tour brochure Vol. XI: Woodbrige: Built on Clay
Plan to attend and hear the story of how the clay industry was built, the major players in its success, and see an exhibit of clay products, artifacts, and other memorabilia representing the clay period in Woodbridge Township.
Monday, March 23, 2020 --“US Women's Suffrage Movement - Celebrating the 19th Amendment,” Brian Armstrong will discuss the US Women's Suffrage Movement and the role NJ played, hosted by the Historical Association of Woodbridge Township (HAWT)
Time: 7:00pm; Location: Fellowship Hall, First Presbyterian Church, 600 Rahway Avenue, Woodbridge
Download the program flyer
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.
Woodbridge Township, New Jersey
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.
Dolores Capraro Gioffre, Chair
Brenda Yori Velasco, Township Historian
Our Mission: “To inform,
Meetings will begin at 7:00 p.m. and continue until adjournment.