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
Borough Cancellations and Closings 2-20-2019

Due to inclement weather, New Providence Municipal Court is cancelled for 2/20/19 The Downtown Improvement District Annual Meeting for 2/20/19...


The bid opening for the Downtown Streetscape Phase II Project originally scheduled for February 12, 2019 has been postponed to February...

Oakwood Park CLOSED for Skating – 2-4-2019

Due to the rise in temperatures and deteriorating ice conditions, the skating area at Oakwood Park is closed until further...

Community Garden Applications Available

Community garden applications are now available.  Application deadline is March 1.  Garden plots will be assigned by lottery. Click here...

JCP&L Tree Trimming

JCP&L will be trimming trees near their power lines.  They expect the work will commence in late February or early...


Upcoming Events

6:30 pm DID Annual Meeting CANCELLED
DID Annual Meeting CANCELLED
Feb 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Municipal Center Lincoln Room 360 Elkwood Ave.
8:00 pm Sustainability Committee Meeting
Sustainability Committee Meeting
Feb 20 @ 8:00 pm
Please join us in the Lincoln Room in the lobby of the Municipal Center
3:00 pm CSA Pasta Dinner and Raffle
CSA Pasta Dinner and Raffle
Feb 24 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Feb. 24 3 – 7 PM DeCorso Center
7:00 pm Borough Council Meeting
Borough Council Meeting
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm
Municipal Center  – 360 Elkwood Avenue, Ground Floor Council Chambers.
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