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
Mountain Avenue Paving to Commence on July 20 – Weather Permitting

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Roadwork on Mountain Ave from Diamond Hill Road to Division Avenue in New Providence will be under construction beginning July 20, 2017....

Springfield Avenue Bridge Construction Project in Berkeley Heights

Union County is advancing with the rehabilitation of the structurally deficient Springfield Avenue Bridge over Snyder Brook, located in Berkeley...

Boxcar Return Bus Service Survey

Boxcar is in the process of making a final determination on the nature of their return bus service from New...

I-78 Resurfacing Project Begins – Temporary lane closures necessary

New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced a resurfacing project along approximately 12 miles on I-78 local and...

Amtrak’s Penn Station New York Repairs – Stakeholder Update

NJ TRANSIT LAUNCHES CUSTOMER SERVICE EFFORT FOR SUMMER SERVICE CHANGES July Monthly Passes On-Sale Today Include New Discounted M&E Hoboken...

New Providence Paving Projects

Over the summer months, New Providence will benefit from significant infrastructure work throughout our community.  PSE&G and NJ American Water Company...

PSE&G Project Update – May 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.


     
Calendar

Upcoming Events

Jul
27
Thu
7:00 pm Free Summer Concert
Free Summer Concert
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm
Centennial Park. Rain or Shine.  Bring lawn chair or blanket. Free music, food, entertainment. Sponsored by New Providence Business.
Additional events may be found here