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.

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Borough Hall Office Hours 
8:00a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday


 Upcoming Brush Collection
Place brush to curb for collection following week

Zone 1 Zone 2 Zone 3
Oct. 5-11 Oct. 12-18 Oct. 19-25

Reminder: Brush collection ends in October and will resume in January.
Leaves only may be placed to curb October 26 - December 31
Do not mix brush or other debris with leaves


Halloween Parade
Fire Department Annual Halloween Parade
Sunday October 18 (rain date Oct. 25)
1:00pm Line up at Rumson Road Tennis Courts
Cider and donuts after at Firehouse
October Newsletter (pdf)
Public Notice: Special Meeting
Please take notice that the Mayor and Council and the Planning Board of the Borough of Little Silver will hold a Joint Special Meeting on October 13, 2015 beginning at 6 p.m. at Borough Hall, 480 Prospect Avenue, Little Silver NJ 07739 for the purpose of adjourning into Executive Session to discuss Affordable Housing Litigation. No formal action will be taken at this meeting.
FEMA Sandy Claims Review Extended to October 15 (pdf)
See the following announcement for details and an announcement from HUD
Flu and Pneumonia Clinic Schedule (pdf)
Rabies Clinics Schedule (pdf)
Landscaper Licensing Required (pdf)
Effective July 1st per Borough Ordinance 768-15 Commercial Landscapers are now required to obtain a license to do business in the Borough of Little Silver. The fee for 2015 is $25 and license applications are available in the Borough Clerk’s office Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Down load application and other important information here.
Change in 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.
Little Silver Nature Trails: August Heidema Report (pdf)
John Heidema is an active naturalist and Environmental Commission member, with particular interest in the Nature Trails of Little Silver. He often tours those trails, tools in hand, helping to keep the trails free of obstructions and clear of invasive weeds and plant overgrowth. Along the way, John always reports back with interesting sightings and observations on his travels. We urge residents to share the enjoyment of these trails, and hope you’ll be inspired to take a tour of the trails after reading on for the most recent “Heidema Report”.
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.
Short Term Rental Assistance for Sandy-impacted Homeowners (pdf)
The New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency (HMFA) Board recently approved the Rental Assistance Program (RAP) to help homeowners in the State’s major home rebuilding programs pay for temporary housing while their primary residences are undergoing repair or elevation. The program will begin accepting applications on March 16.
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 - Reminder: Single stream recycling begins April 1: Info and schedules here


Program Registration and Information - Click Here

Upcoming Events
Mon Oct 5
6:30pm: Mayor & Council Workshop
8:00pm: Mayor & Council Regular Meeting - Agenda posted
Tue Oct 6
Recycling Zone 1
Wed Oct 7
Recycling Zone 2
Mon Oct 12
Borough Offices & Recycling Center Closed (Columbus Day Observed)

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