Community Events

Farmers Market

The Farmer's
Market Returns

The Farmers Market is back at the Bernardsville Train Station parking Lot. Saturdays beginning June 14th through November 15th (9am-1pm).


Many of Bernardsville's Public Parks have been divided into sites that are small enough for a single family or group to conduct a trash clean up in about an hour. By adopting a site, each group is agreeing to clean their site at least once a month.

Pay Your Property Tax &
Sewer Bills Online

The Borough of Bernardsville now offers the option to pay your Property Tax and Sewer Bills online with your checking account, debit card, or credit card. Service Charges apply.

Help Prevent Identity Theft: Community Shred Day

Jersey Central Power
& Light 24/7 Power Center

The industry's leading online map that delivers fast and accurate outage information to desktop, smart phone and mobile devices

Tree Cutting Permits

Permits Required
For Tree-Cutting

Tree cutting in Bernardsville requires a permit. Please contact the Shade Tree Committee Secretary by calling (908) 766-3000 ext.110.

Visit Bernardsville Public Library

Visit Bernardsville
Public Library

Bernardsville Public Library is known for extraordinary service provided to all in a friendly and knowledgeable manner.

Visit for the wonderful programs, free ESL classes, art exhibitions, & great library services.

The library is located in the heart of Bernardsville’s business district at 1 Anderson Hill Road.

2012 Compost Site Operating Schedule

Compost Site
Operating Schedule

Bernardsville Borough operates & maintains a year-round composting facility for resident use.

We encourage residents to make use of this facility for their yard brush and leaf composting needs.

Sommerville County Recycling

Somerset County

Recycling for Borough is performed by the County. Please check the link below for information and schedules.

Farmers Market Vouchers Available Until Sept. 30

Eligible seniors can obtain $20 worth of free vouchers to buy New Jersey fresh produce such as fruits, vegetables and herbs.  These vouchers can be used at participating farmer’s markets in Somerset County until November 30 this year.

People interested in applying may visit the Somerset County Office on Aging & Disability Services, located in the Human Services Building at 27 Warren Street, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 1 p.m., Monday through Friday.  Vouchers will be given out on a first-come, first served basis while supplies last or until Tuesday, Sept. 30.

Eligible individuals must be residents of Somerset County and be at least 60 years old.  Income guidelines require that an individual’s annual income not exceed $21,590, and a married couple’s annual income not exceed $29,101.

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Notice of Cancellation of Board of Adjustment Meeting

Please be advised that the Board of Adjustment Meeting scheduled for September 2, 2014 has been cancelled.

Notice of Cancellation of Planning Board Meeting

Please be advised that the Planning Board Meeting scheduled for August 28, 2014 has been cancelled.

Notice of Special Meeting of the Mayor and Council

The Mayor and Borough Council of the Borough of Bernardsville, Somerset County, New Jersey, will hold a special meeting in the Court Room/Council Chambers of the Borough of Bernardsville, 166 Mine Brook Road, Bernardsville, New Jersey, at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 27, 2014.  The purpose is to discuss PBA Contract negotiations.  Action may be taken following an Executive Session. 

Sandra G. Jones
Borough Clerk

View Official Notice Here

Tax Sale Notice

The 2014 Tax Sale for 2013 Delinquent taxes and sewer charges will be held on Wednesday, September 17th at 10:00am in the Borough Council Chambers/Court Room.  If you owe 2013 tax or sewer charges, please contact the Tax Collector at or 908-766-3000 x121 to discuss payment.  If you are interested in attending the sale and would like a list of eligible properties, please e-mail your request to

You can now make payments and look up account information online! Click HERE!

Direct Debit is now available for Tax & Sewer Payments!

Mayor's Wellness Campaign Walking Tour of Cross Estate Gardens

Please join us at 6:00 pm on August 27, 2014 for a leisurely walking tour of the beautiful Cross Estate Gardens. This is a family friendly meeting, with the Bernardsville Mayor’s Wellness Campaign Committee. Please register by emailing

3rd Quarter Property Tax Grace Period Extended


The third quarter property tax grace period has been extended until August 29, 2014.  If you would like to pay your taxes online, please click on the image above.

Farmer's Market

The Farmer's Market will run on Saturdays beginning June 14th through November 15th from 9 a.m. to 1p.m. at the Bernardsville Train Station Parking Lot.