Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - Annual 7th Grade Historic Preservation Commission Essay Awards at the Barron Arts Center.
Ceremony starts promptly at 7:00 pm with light refreshments and cookies to follow.
Saturday, July 23, 2016 - Join us from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm at the Barron Arts center for the launch of the latest installment in the Historic Tours of Woodbridge series, Historic Tours of Woodbridge Township Volume VIII, Green Street: The Park Avenue of Woodbridge. Refreshments will be served.
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.