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News and Announcements

Mayor and Council Special Meeting Notice - July 27, 2021

Notice of Sale - Freehold Borough 8-21 BANs Series 2021A

Join the Freehold Borough Equality Initiative to Create a Safer, More Inclusive Community for Everyone

Freehold Borough Night at the Jersey Shore Blue Claws – July 30, 2021

Free Firewood Harvesting Program at Lake Topanemus

2021 Participatory Budgeting Project Submission Form (PDF)

2021 Participatory Budgeting Project Submission Form (PDF) (en español)

Mayor’s Wellness Campaign

Downtown Freehold 2021/22 Budget

Freehold Borough Named 2020 Healthy Town

Freehold Borough COVID-19 Vaccination Program Flyer
English - Spanish

An important message from Mayor Kevin Kane re: Freehold Borough Selected as Finalist for the RWJF Culture of Health Prize

Covid-19 Vaccine – Residents’ Assistance

Home Energy Efficiency Programs

A Message from Neighborhood Connections To Health

Taking Care of Your Behavioral Health - English - Spanish

Governor Murphy - The Road Back: Restoring Economic Health through Public Health

How You Can Help...

COVID-19 - Emergency Information Road Map

An Important Message from the Police Department, Chief Craig Dispenza

An Important Message from the Freehold First Aid & Emergency Squad


Freehold Borough – State of Emergency

An Important Message from Delisa Waste, the Borough’s Garbage Hauler

The Freehold Borough Municipal Building Is Closed to the Public


From the Desk of Councilwoman Sharon Shutzer…. Please be advised all meetings of the Advisory Council on Aging have been cancelled until further notice.

2020 Beautification Contest

Participatory Budget Committee: Message From the Chair

Freehold Borough Moves to Become a Certified Veteran-Friendly Municipality

Monmouth County Paper Shredding Dates

Free Lead Testing Kits Available

Important Notice from the Board of Health


Report a Pothole

Please be advised that effective immediately, DeLisa Demolition & Disposal will no longer accept 95 gal. tote-type trash containers for garbage disposal..   All containers must be  65 gals. or less in size.  If you have any questions  in this matter, please call 732 462-4200.  Thank you.

RECYCLING NOTICE:  Effective immediately, DeLisa Demolition & Disposal will no longer pick up any recycling material unless it is in the Freehold Borough blue or yellow bucket, or a similar type garbage can.  Do not place any recycling materials in any type of bag, whether it is clear plastic or paper.   If you do not have a blue or yellow bucket, please call 732 462-4200.  We will deliver one to you.

The only acceptable recycling materials will be cardboard, newspaper, bottles, cans, mixed and office paper, and plastics (Code #1-2).  None of these may be contaminated with food waste.  No other materials will be accepted.   NO PLASTIC BAGS AT ALL!

ELECTRONICS DISPOSAL:  Local garbage companies are no longer permitted to collect electronic devices.  Borough residents may dispose of their electronic devices  by taking them to the Public Works Yard located at 161 Center Street for recycling (tel. 732 462-3033.)  This includes items such as television sets, computers, monitors, printers, cameras, copiers, DVD’s, and cell phones.

Several changes have been made recently to the recycling regulations in Freehold Borough.  Residents are urged to visit  our website at
to access and download the “Recycle Coach”  app, for all the latest information on trash and recycling regulations and schedules in the Borough.

Library Newsletter

Community Garden


Advisories and Alerts


Freehold Borough Drinking Water Compliance Report

“TOGETHER, WE CAN HELP KEEP OUR COMMUNITY SAFE” - Please see an important message from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security attached.

HOUSING REHABILITATION: Freehold Borough’s Housing Rehabilitation Program is currently accepting applications from qualified homeowners or investor/owners of rental properties who wish to make improvements to their property in order to bring it up to Code compliance. Click here for more information.



Non-Point Pollution Tips


Important Phone Numbers:
Jersey Central Power & Light 888 544 4877
New Jersey Natural Gas 800 221 0051
Freehold Borough Police 732 462 1233
Emergencies 9-1-1
First Aid Squad 9-1-1

Read more about Public Safety Tips and Around your home and yard

TICK IDENTIFICATION & TESTING PROGRAM: The Monmouth County Mosquito Commission currently provides tick identification and testing at their Tinton Falls location for County residents who have received a tick bite. The identification service is free, but there is a $25.00 fee for testing the tick for the organism which causes Lime disease. For more information, please log on to the website


Borough Meetings and Events







First Place:
55  Conover St.   -  Hoffman’s    

Second Place:
122 Court St.   -  Alan & Robin Prachar

Third Place (Tie):
14 Douglas Rd.  - Diane & David Ketcham 

26 Douglas Rd.  - Lori & Jim Papernik       


Roads and Borough Projects

Roadway resurfacing and associated work to begin on or about April 5, 2021