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
Amendment to Order on Fairness Hearing Rescheduled

Rescheduled to October 3, 2017 at 11:30 AM

2017 Affordable Housing Lottery

The application packages for the 2017 lottery for low and moderate income housing in New Providence are now available (please click...

Tax Bill Mailing Update

The 2017 final/2018 preliminary bills were mailed to property owners on August 1, 2017.  The grace period for August taxes has...

Springfield Avenue Bridge Construction Project in Berkeley Heights

Union County has begun the rehabilitation of the structurally deficient Springfield Avenue Bridge over Snyder Brook, located in Berkeley Heights...

New Providence Paving Projects – Updated August 22, 2017

PSE&G and NJ American Water Company are currently replacing their aging water and gas mains, which will require trenching on various...

PSE&G Project Update – August 10, 2017

PSE&G will be performing work in New Providence over the next several months as outlined below: Project area 1:  Marion...

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.