Borough of Highlands, NJ
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Borough of Highlands, NJ

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

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.
March 3-5 HHRS School Play
Henry Hudson Regional presents Beauty and the Beast on March 3 & 4 at 7 pm and March 5 at 3 pm. For more information call: 732-872-0900.
3-9-17 Dangers of Heroin Seminar (pdf)
Please join us at Henry Hudson Regional School Auditorium on March 9th, 2017 at 7pm for Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office presentation on the dangers of prescription drugs/heroin.
2-15-17 Capital Improvement Program for 2017 (pdf)
3-23 Paint & Sip Fundraiser Benefits the Highlands Fire Department (pdf)
Paint Two Wine Glasses .... Thursday, March 23, 2017, 7-9pm at the Highlands Fire House. $40 per painter. Space is limited and prepayment is required.
Army Corps - Coast Storm Risk Management Briefing (pdf)
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.
12-6-16 USGS Preliminary Landslide Report (pdf)
Information from the USGS Preliminary Landslide Meeting. The first full report [the study period is 5 years] is scheduled to be released in June 2017.
Stamped Concrete Care Manual (pdf)
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)
Highlands Design Manual (pdf)
Highlands Housing Element and Fair Share Plan (pdf)
Highlands Studio Presentation - Final (pdf)
Land Use Plan Amendment (pdf)
Master Plan
Recreation and Open Space Plan (pdf)
Storm Water Management Plan (pdf)
Strategic Recovery Planning Report Presentation (pdf)
Strategic Recovery Planning Report (pdf)

Sat Feb 25
6:00pm Off The Wall Exhibit, Off the Hook
Sun Feb 26
3:00pm Chili Cook-Off, Claddagh Irish Pub
Tue Feb 28
7:00pm Green Team Meeting, Community Center
Wed Mar 1
8:00pm Council Meeting, Community Center
Thu Mar 2
7:00pm Open Space, Community Center
Fri Mar 3
7:00pm School Play - Beauty & the Beast, HHRS
Sat Mar 4
7:00pm School Play - Beauty & the Beast, HHRS
Sun Mar 5
3:00pm School Play - Beauty & the Beast, HHRS
Mon Mar 6
7:00pm Recreation Meeting, Community Center
Tue Mar 7
7:00pm Communications Meeting, Community Center
Wed Mar 8
7:30pm Land Use Board Meeting, Community Center
Thu Mar 9
7:00pm Community of Hope, 181 Bay Ave
7:00pm MCPO seminar Dangers of Heroin, HHRS
Sat Mar 11
2:00pm Guinness Run, Bahrs landing