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
42 Shore Drive, 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  


   
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News & Announcements

Low Income Energy Assistance (pdf)
JCP&L and Affordable Housing Alliance Hold Walk-In Events for Low Income Home Energy Assistance and PAGE Applicants
Panel Discussion on Heroin (pdf)
Atlantic Highlands Police Department and Highlands/Atlantic Highlands Municipal Alliance present a Panel Discussion on Heroin, December 13, 7:00pm (doors open at 6:30pm) at Atlantic Highlands Elementary School. Click "more" for further information
Wanted - Board, Commission and Committee Members
Your input and recommendations are important. Become a member of a Board, Committee or Commission. Just fill out the Citizen Leadership Form here: http://www.highlandsborough.org/hnj/Contact%20Us/Citizen%20Leadership%20Form/ or go to the Borough Office and complete a paper form.

We have openings in: Land Use Board, Housing Authority, Recreation Committee, Open Space Committee, Communications Committee, Shade Tree Commission, Environmental Commission, Green Team

Oral Histories at Ptak (pdf)
MONDAYS: NOVEMBER 27th, & DECEMBER 18. Time: 10AM- 12pm at PtAK Towers Communify Room, 215 Shore Dhve, Highlands NJ Admission is FREE! This event is open to the public and all ages are welcome. Click 'More' for flyer.
How to customize Nixle (pdf)
Please click 'More' to see how to customize your Nixle Alert preferences. If you have not yet signed up for Nixle, just text 07732 to 888777 or go to www.nixle.com
Seasonal Employment
The Borough of Highlands is now accepting applications for seasonal employment as snow laborers. Applications are available at the Highlands Borough Hall, 42 Shore Drive, Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm.
Volunteer Hours Reimbursement
10/29/17 On this 5 year anniversary of Sandy, the Borough is pleased to announce FEMA has approved a reimbursement for volunteer hours during and after the storm in the amount of approx. $66,000. These funds will go into the storm trust fund.
Asset Mapping Flyer v7.26.17-2 (pdf)
The Department of Environmental Protection and officials in the Two Rivers region of northeastern Monmouth County are encouraging the public to identify buildings and other facilities in their communities that should be part of focused flood-resiliency planning efforts. Please see the flyer attached.
Brush, Bulk and Garbage Pick-Up
Please note NEW DPW Yard Hours are: Monday & Thursday 1:30-5:30 pm; Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 10:30am to 2:30pm, Saturday 8am to 1pm. If you are unsure of your Zone, please call 732-872-1224 x0 or click here Know Your Zone
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.

Borough Reports
Army Corps
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)

Community Calendar
Sun Dec 17
1:00pm Toys for Tots, Highlands Fire Dept.
Mon Dec 18
10:00am Oral Histories, Ptak Towers
Tue Dec 19
7:00pm Shade Tree Meeting, Community Center
Wed Dec 20
8:00pm Council Meeting, Community Center
Fri Dec 22
6:00pm Holiday Lights Contest
Mon Dec 25
Borough Offices Closed
Tue Dec 26
7:00pm Green Team Meeting, Community Center