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, outstanding 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 15 miles west of Newark and approximately 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.

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Special Notices
January 2018 – Municipal Court Office and Court Session Temporary Relocation

Due to scheduled renovations, the New Providence and Berkeley Heights court office and court sessions will  relocate  to the City...

Borough Wide Leaf Collection for 2017 Completed

Please be advised that the borough-wide leaf vacuuming program has ended.  All leaves that were placed at the curb for...

PSE&G Paving Projects

Please to see the PSE&G Paving Projects Scheduled to begin on or about October 17 – weather dependent.

Update on Gas Main Replacement Project

PSE&G is going to be replacing gas mains according to the attached street list. For questions, please call 1 (800) 436-7734.