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, and wonderful recreation facilities.  We are home to several  Fortune 500 companies and also boast a vibrant Business Community, where you’ll find friendly store owners and outstanding customer service.

New Providence is conveniently located roughly 28 miles west of New York City. Traveling is simple and convenient with two easily accessible train stations within New Providence and our close proximity to I-78, the Garden State Parkway, New Jersey Turnpike and Newark Liberty International Airport.

We welcome you to explore our website and our town!

Special Notices
Calling All Crows!

The annual Scarecrow Stroll and Contest is back!  New Providence residents, businesses, civic organizations, school groups, sports teams, and families...

South Street Paving Project

South Street milling and paving is anticipated to begin on Monday, Sept. 10.  The project will take approximately 10 days...


Upcoming Events

8:00 pm Sustainability Committee Meeting
Sustainability Committee Meeting
Sep 19 @ 8:00 pm
Please join us in the Lincoln Room in the lobby of the Municipal Center
7:00 pm Borough Council Meeting
Borough Council Meeting
Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm
Municipal Center  – Third Floor Conference Room (until approximately May 2018) 360 Elkwood Ave.
9:00 am Freecycle Fest @ American Legion Post
Freecycle Fest @ American Legion Post
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sustainable New Providence First FreecycleFest– Giant “Garage Sale” Where Everything is Free! American Legion Post, Elkwood Avenue Saturday, September 29,...
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