Borough of Highlands, NJ
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Borough of Highlands, NJ

Adminstrative Offices
42 Shore Drive, Highlands, NJ 07732
Phone:  732-872-1224
Fax:  732-872-0670
Building Department
19 Bay Avenue, Highlands, NJ 07732
Phone:  732-872-1515 x210

Office Hours
Mon - Fri
8:30am to 4:30pm
Office Hours
Mon - Thur
4:30pm to 7:30pm  

News & Announcements

Town Wide Yard Sale Application 2017 (pdf)
Sign Up for the Town Wide Yard Sale 6/10/17
Due to the Good Friday Holiday, borough hall is closed and there will be no brush pick up. There will be a double brush pick up on Friday, April 21, 2017 for zones 2 & 3. Please put your brush out accordingly.
4-22 Earth Day - Pride in Highlands
9:00am Check In Vet's Park Earth Day is April 22. It's time for a Borough Clean-Up! The Green Team is working with the HBP to get our community involved with several projects around town Please click on the link below to sign up for an project. If you want to suggest a project, please let us know. Hope to see you out there.
3-20-17 Army Corps Meeting Video
This is the link to the video from the 3-20-17 Army Corps meeting.
3-20-17 Army Corps Public Meeting Presentation (pdf)
30-20-17 Army Corps High Res Plan Sheets (pdf)
3-20-17 NJDEP Slides (pdf)
1-26-17 Army Corps Coast Storm Risk Management Briefing (pdf)
Dog & Cat Licensing Information
Mosquito Control Information (pdf)
Highlands-Sea Bright Lifeguards (pdf)
As part of a Shared Service Agreement signed with the Borough of Sea Bright, Lifeguards will once again be present on Highlands beaches this summer. Any Highlands residents interested in a Lifeguard position should apply directly to Sea Bright. Instructions are provided on the attached flyer. Please click "more" for information.
Snow Plow Help Wanted (pdf)
The Borough of Highlands is in need of snow plow drivers and laborers for the 2017 Season. Applications are available at Borough Hall.
Transportation for our Veterans (pdf)
The Monmouth County Division of Transportation provides service to the Tinton Falls VA Clinic. Appointments must be scheduled 7 days in advance. There is no charge for this service. Please click "more" for schedule for Brick, East Orange, Lyons.
Brush, Bulk and Garbage Pick-Up
If you are unsure of your Zone, please call 732-872-1224 x0 or mouse over your area click here for the interactive map.

Borough Reports
Adopted Zoning Map (pdf)
Bicycle Plan June 2011 (pdf)
Capital Improvement Program for 2017 (pdf)
Highlands Design Manual (pdf)
Highlands Housing Element and Fair Share Plan (pdf)
Highlands Studio Presentation - Final (pdf)
Land Use Plan Amendment (pdf)
Master Plan
Master Plan Re-Examination Report 12-27-16 FINAL (pdf)
Recreation and Open Space Plan (pdf)
Stamped Concrete Care Manual (pdf)
Storm Water Management Plan (pdf)
Strategic Recovery Planning Report Presentation (pdf)
Strategic Recovery Planning Report (pdf)
USGS Preliminary Landslide Report12-6-16 (pdf)

Tue Apr 25
7:00pm Green Team Meeting, Community Center
Wed Apr 26
7:00pm HHRS BOE Meeting, HHRS
Thu Apr 27
6:00pm HES BOE Workshop Meeting
6:45pm HES Student of the Month
7:00pm HES BOE Meeting
7:00pm Community of Hope, 181 Bay Ave
7:30pm Historical Society Meeting, Community Center
Sat Apr 29
9:00am, Twin Lights Run 5K, Twin Lights Lighthouse
Mon May 1
7:00pm Recreation Meeting, Community Center
Tue May 2
7:00pm Communications Meeting, Community Center
Wed May 3
8:00pm Council Meeting, Community Center
Thu May 4
7:00pm Open Space, Community Center