Nestled in the Watchung Mountains, New Providence is home to 12,000 residents within 3.6 square miles in northwestern Union County, NJ. We are a  warm and welcoming community known for our beautiful residential neighborhoods, exceptional school system, our vibrant Business Community, and wonderful recreation facilities.  We welcome you to explore our website and our town!

Special Notices
Join Us at the Holiday Festival on Nov. 23!

The Holiday Festival, featuring the Christmas Walk, Santa’s Grand Parade, International Celebrations, and fireworks, takes place on Friday, Nov. 23.  It...

Borough Seeks Public Health Nurse

The Borough of New Providence is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Public Health Nurse.  This part-time (20-25 hours...

Community Development Block Grant Public Hearing

The Borough of New Providence will conduct  a Community Development Block Grant Public Hearing on Monday, November 26, 2018 at...

UPDATE from NJ Transit – Installation of Positive Train Control (PTC) Equipment

In order to accelerate the installation of Positive Train Control (PTC) equipment on locomotives, cab control cars, and railroad rights-of-way,...


Upcoming Events

6:00 am Curbside Recycling
Curbside Recycling
Nov 23 @ 6:00 am
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5:00 pm Annual Holiday Festival
Annual Holiday Festival
Nov 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Holiday Festival will take place in downtown New Providence, but at a new location this year.  Springfield Ave., Adams...
9:00 am Small Business Saturday
Small Business Saturday
Nov 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Streets and businesses will be open with specials and offers for Small Business Saturday.  Shop New Providence!
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