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
Congratulations to our 2019 7th grade Historic Essay contest winners!
Read the winning essays by clicking the below name links.
Announcing Our Latest Historic Tour Brochure!
View/Download Tour Brochure Volume X, The Revolution: War Comes to Woodbridge
Thursday, August 22, 2019 -- Films of the 50s at The Indian Queen Tavern, presented by Middlesex County Office of Arts & History
Time: 5:30pm; Location: East Jersey Old Town Village, 1050 River Road, Piscataway, 08854
Text CULTURE to 56512 for more details.
Download the event 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.