A quick story about Williamstown...
Monroe Township — perhaps better known as the more casual Williamstown — is a favorite South Jersey Community. Williamstown has perfected the template for community success – a Township with a vision and plan for smart growth. The community leadership, past and present understands how to masterfully blend core community elements together. The recipe includes balancing area natural resources, economic growth, recreation, and education. Renowned for its rich community history, diverse satellite communities, churches, and dedication to community parks and memorials, Monroe Township is a standout. Everything seems bigger and bolder in Williamstown — just take at look at the Public School Complex and adjacent Monroe Township Campus Park between Clayton and Tuckahoe Roads — its just fantastic!
SMART GROWTH WILLIAMSTOWN
Gorgeous Lakefronts at Victory Lakes mixed with the curb and sidewalk of Forest Hills, Hunter Woods, Saddle Brook Farms shows Monroe Township’s diverse personality and flair. Newer entries into the new construction arena include the communities of Savona, Willow Woods, and Summerfields West. Edged lawns, pride of ownership, and the warmth of the neighborhood, Twelve Oaks, Ridings, and Glen Eyre do not disappoint.
Copied by many municipalities, but not duplicated, Williamstown has been South Jersey’s leader creating a profitable plan for sustained growth and economic prosperity — all with an eye on protecting the environment.
The areas devoted to athletics and exercise are not your average commitments.
Williamstown is “All In” in a big- big way! It is clear that the township has made a bold commitment to the health of the community — its a way of life in Monroe Township. From the moment you enter Monroe Township, its soccer fields, dozens of them, football fields, manicured softball-baseball diamonds. Even the fields built decades ago in top notch condition.
Just take a look at Earl E. Owens Memorial Park, recently renamed Monroe Township Campus Park, amenities include (Tot Lot, Baseball Fields, Tennis Courts, Hockey Court, Volleyball Court, 2 Beach Volleyball Courts, Basketball Court,
Football Field, Skate Park, Softball Field, 2 Picnic Gazebos, Nature Trail and a Snack Stand), truly a community that cares! Go there any day, its a place that’s always vibrant and fun just to walk. There’s lighted winding walk-ways, lined with dozens of flat black poles garnished with taught flags. Every sport that you can think of is represented. Truly a remarkable place.
Other notable Parks: Marvin C. Wagner Memorial Park, Cecil Athletic Field , the Church Street Sports Complex, and Mary Mazza Duffy Memorial Park.
BRAINS AND BEAUTY
At the core of every great community are its learning centers. Monroe Township has no shortage of fine educational facilities. Serviced by 4 Elementary Schools; Holly Glen Elementary School, Oak Knoll Elementary School, Radix Elementary School, and Whitehall Elementary School. Williamstown Middle and Williamstown High School offer students the best in faculty, technology, and facilities. Education Excellence here is everyday.