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 Council Sunshine Notice

Borough Council has scheduled a goal setting meeting for Monday, March 4th at 7:00 pm.  See for details.

Borough Council Sunshine Notice

The Borough Council meeting scheduled for Monday, February 25th will begin at 6:30 pm.  Please see for details.

NP Police Seek Help from Public

The New Providence Police Department is currently investigating four home burglaries that have occurred over the past year that we...


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...

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