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News and Announcements

Mayors Wellness Campaign - August 2022 Calendar Events – click here

Borough of Freehold – 2022 Annual Water Quality Report

Mayor and Council Special Meeting Notice - July 5, 2022

Public Hearing:  Special Improvement District Budget

Special Improvement District Assessment Roll. click here

Important Update from the Freehold Area Health Department – click here

Mayors Wellness Campaign - FREE Lead Screening Event
Mayors Wellness Campaign - Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA)

Fairness Hearing “Zoom” Order Re:  Builder’s Remedy Lawsuit

Neighborhood Preservation Program Project – Half Mile of Horses – Information and Sponsorship form

Notice of Fairness Hearing

PARKING PERMITS:  All commuter and business parking permits expire on December 31st.  Renewal applications are available at Borough Hall 30 Mechanic St. The fee for a commuter permit is $180/yr for Borough residents and $300/yr for non-residents. The fee for business parking permits is $96/yr. Please see our Forms and Documents page for applications.

Business parking passes for 2022 are $24.00 per quarter. Quarters are Jan.1st, April 1st, July 1st, Oct. 1st, until the parking utility and pay station meters are in place as of that date.

Free Covid-19 Vaccines and Boosters - click for details

Mobile Pantry – 2022 – If you or someone you know is in need of groceries - click for details to pick up

Help protect our trees, Kill this Invader - Spotted Lantern Fly, see the attached flyer

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

Free Firewood Harvesting Program at Lake Topanemus

Downtown Freehold 2021/22 Budget

Freehold Borough Named 2021 Healthy Town

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

Home Energy Efficiency Programs

Taking Care of Your Behavioral Health - English - Spanish

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


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

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

Freehold Borough Moves to Become a Certified Veteran-Friendly Municipality

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

“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: Senala Nolasco 90 Jackson St.

Second Place: Dr. & Mrs. Greg Jewell 26 Dogwood Lane  

Third Place: Jeanette Castenada 53 Enright Avenue

Commercial winner - Leela's Salon

"Meet the Easter Bunny"
Who: Children 12 years old and under
Date: April 9, 2022
Time: 11:00am – 1pm
Location: In Front of the Freehold Borough Public Library
Click here for the flyer

Borough-Wide Yard Sale
When: Saturday, May 14, 2022
Rain date: Sunday, May 15, 2022
Hours: 9:00am -3:00pm 

Sign up by May 2, 2022 to have your location placed on the yard-sale map.
Please call Sascha at (732) 462-4200 if you have any questions or to schedule to pick up a yard sign.
Yard sale fee is waived for participants.  Yard signs are available to the first 100 participants.

Click here for flyer and application - Englsh

Click here for flyer and application - Spanlsh



Roads and Borough Projects

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