Borough of Little Silver
480 Prospect Avenue, Little Silver, NJ 07739
Phone: 732-842-2400
Fax: 732-219-0581

Office Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm Monday through Friday

Welcome to the Borough of Little Silver, a community of approximately 6,000 residents in eastern Monmouth County.Little Silver has an outstanding school system, is a stone's throw to New Jersey's beaches, and has direct train service to Manhattan. Our town has a proud history, with the Lenni Lenape tribe among its earliest settlers, and is friendly, prosperous and vibrant.

Emergency Services Borough Directory Departments Borough Calendar
Mayor & Council
Mayor's Message
Borough Code
Minutes & Agendas
Municipal Court
Bid Notices - RFPs
Pay Taxes Online
Useful Links



Power outages should be reported to JCP&L by calling
1-888-LIGHTSS (1-888-544-4877)

or click the “Report Outage” link at

Downed wires should be reported to JCP&L or the Police Department.

JCP&L offers text and email notifications for
alerts, updates and other communications.
Information on these services is available at


February Newsletter (pdf)
Attention Community Gardeners (pdf)
Little Silver Community Garden offers interested gardeners an individual garden plot. Previous plot-holders have first choice to participate, must sign up February 1-February 12.
On February 16 any unclaimed plots will be open to new applicants.
Environmental Day: Saturday, March 19 (pdf)
Saturday, March 19
9am to 1pm
Woman’s Club Building

Electronics waste, used clothing collection, paper shredding truck, compost workshop, Little Silver Community Garden information, displays, information, gifts! Events are free, but backyard composters must be preordered at Borough Hall or email
Sponsored by Little Silver Environmental Commission
Dog and Cat Licenses Due by Jan. 31 (pdf)
During the month of January, Borough Ordinance requires the licensing of all dogs and cats. Licenses can be obtained at the Borough Clerk's office, Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm. Cat and dog owners who fail to obtain or renew a license by January 31, 2016 will be subject to a $5 late fee. Pet owners who do not obtain a license will be issued a summons by the Police Department, which carries a $20 fine.
Click below for more information and application form:
2016 Landscaper Permits Due in January (pdf)
Commercial Landscapers are required to obtain a license to do business in the Borough of Little Silver. 2016 License applications can be downloaded here or are available at the Borough Clerk’s office Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Brush disposal schedules and information can be found at the Recycling Information box to the right of this screen.
Red Bank Regional High School Planning Meetings
Red Bank Regional High School has scheduled a number of public meetings to gather input and information as it prepares a five-year plan. Upcoming strategic planning community workshops scheduled for February 5, 6 pm; February 6, 8:30 am (snow date only); and February 23, 7 pm.
All meetings will be held at the RBR Media Center. Please come out and be heard.
Construction Offices Services
Effective July 1, 2015 the Borough of Little Silver has entered into a Shared Service with the Borough of Rumson for Construction Office services. The Rumson Construction Department is located at 80 E. River Road, Rumson. For more information click on Planning Board page under "Departments" above.
Employment Opportunity: Relief Crossing Guards
Apply in person at Little Silver Police Department, 480 Prospect Avenue.
Borough of Little Silver is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Important information re 2015 Property Assessment (pdf)
In 2013 the Assessment Demonstration Program was signed into law. Monmouth County was one of the first counties to accept the challenges of this new cost saving program.
Online Tax Payment Option
Taxes can now be paid online by clicking on the blue tab "Pay Taxes Online" on the left menu bar. Please note, convenience fees apply, as listed on the payment page.


Garbage Collection
Brush & Leaves Disposal

Check here for information regarding recycling, garbage collection, and brush and leaf disposal
2016 Recycling Schedules

Place Brush to Curb
Zone 1: Feb 1 - 7
Zone 2: Feb 8 - 14
Zone 3: Feb 15 - 21


 Click Here for 2016 Spring Sports Registration Jan 1-31

Upcoming Events
Mon Feb 8
6:30pm: Mayor & Council Workshop-Agenda posted
8:00pm: Mayor & Council Regular Meeting-Agenda posted
Fri Feb 12
Borough Offices & Recycling Closed:
Lincoln's Birthday
Mon Feb 15
Borough Offices & Recycling Closed:
Presidents Day

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Borough of Little Silver
480 Prospect Avenue, Little Silver, NJ 07739
732-842-2400 phone      732-219-0581 fax

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