2023 Fall Leaf Collection Schedule

Please have leaves out to the curb by 7:00 a.m. on the Monday of your collection week. Leaves are not to be placed in the roadway. Please place leaves at the edge of the lawn per Storm Water Management Regulations. (Schedule subject to change due to inclement weather)



Construction On Hart Street, Union Ave, And Part of Central Ave. – Nov. 14th

Please be advised that the Borough has awarded a contract to Penn Bower Inc. of High Bridge, NJ to
construct a new water main on Hart Street, Union Avenue & Central Avenue (between Bridge Street
and Hart Street).

The purpose of the memorandum is to advise you that Penn Bower, Inc., plans to commence work
on the water main replacement on Tuesday, November 14, 2023, weather permitting. Construction
will be taking place Monday through Friday from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, and the project is […]

Notice of Construction Start Center Street – Water Main Replacement Project

Please be advised that the Borough has awarded a contract to Penn Bower Inc. of High Bridge, NJ to
construct a new water main on Center Street. The project limits include the entire length of Center
Street, and work will start at the northern end of Center Street at the intersection with Main Street
and extend to the southern end intersection of Center Street (near the old Casa Maya restaurant).
The purpose of the memorandum is to advise you that Penn Bower, Inc., plans […]

Hunterdon County Board of Taxation Regarding Refused Interior Inspections of Properties

A letter received to the Borough from the Hunterdon County Board of Taxation regarding refused interior inspections of properties.


Body copy reference:

September 27, 2023

Borough of High Bridge
97 West Main Street
High Bridge, NJ 08829

Dear Mayor and Borough Council,

At the September 20th meeting of the Hunterdon County Board of Taxation, the tax board
commissioners reviewed the September report for High Bridge’s annual reassessment and heard
testimony from High Bridge Tax Assessor Anna Maria Obiedzinski.

Of particular […]

Water Meter Replacement

The Borough is replacing old, tap-read meters with new radio read meters.

To make an appointment please CLICK HERE to get started.

Town Hall Meeting – Potential Transit Village Designation – Sep. 12

The Borough of High Bridge is seeking designation as a Transit Village from the New Jersey Department of Transportation.  Attend this town hall meeting to understand what a Transit Village is, the application process, and the benefits of becoming a designated Transit Village.  The meeting will be held at the Fire House, 7 Maryland Ave., High Bridge, New Jersey on September 12, 2023 starting at 6:30 p.m.. No formal action will be taken.

Adam W. Young, Municipal Clerk

Annual Assessment Inspector

The Borough has appointed a new Annual Assessment Inspector, Mark Brong.  The Annual Assessment Inspector is appointed to serve as an inspector to assist the Tax Assessor to further the reassessment program.  The inspector will have a Borough issued photo identification card for confirmation of their official Borough business.

Town Hall Video

Click Here or use the link below:


For any questions to the speakers you may send an email to:

  • Mayor Michele Lee – mlee@highbridge.org
  • Councilman Steven Silvestri – ssilvestri@highbridge.org
  • Councilman Curtis Nowell – cnowell@highbridge.org
  • Deputy Administrator Brett Bartman – administrator@highbridge.org

Arbor Day 2023 Dedication

Arbor Day, April 29, 2023:  Mayor Lee leads the dedication of a Norway Spruce tree planted by High Bridge DPW in Borough Commons for future Holiday Events. “Pennies for Planting” funds collected by High Bridge Elementary and Middle School students helped finance the project along with a donation from the Country Garden Club to commemorate Arbor Day in High Bridge.

Commons stairway dedicated to former Councilperson Hughes at […]



The Environmental Commission will not be holding the yearly recycling event this year. Please take advantage of the recycling opportunities available at the DPW garage.

Ongoing Recycling Drop Off At DPW

Electronics recycling and metal recycling materials are accepted at the Department of Public Works, 26 West Main Street, Monday through Friday, from 6 a.m. to 2p.m.

Saturday, July 1st Electronics Drop Off at DPW

Electronics and metal recycling will be accepted on July 1st from 8 a.m. to 12 […]


Elizabethtown Gas is surveying select streets in High Bridge for potential natural gas service. They must receive enough responses in order to extend natural gas service to these streets.

If you are located on one of the streets below and are interested in natural gas service, please fill out the online survey at www.surveymonkey.com/r/AnnandaleApr2023 by Monday, April 24th. If enough responses are received, Elizabethtown Gas will provide information on next steps after the survey period ends.




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