Atlantic Highlands Borough Hall
100 First Avenue, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716
Phone (732) 291-1444
Fax (732) 291-9725

NEW HOURS THROUGH DECEMBER 31ST

BOROUGH HALL IS OPEN BUT THERE WILL BE LIMITED PUBLIC ACCESS
  • Borough staff will be in the office to conduct business, answer your phone calls and emails but the office will be closed to the public
  • We encourage all residents to utilize online payment options for taxes and utility payments and to use Gov Pilot for reporting Code Enforcement complaints, Dog and Merchantile Licenses ,Road Repairs complaints, etc.
  • The Borough of Atlantic Highlands Municipal Court will resume operations beginning on June 23, 2020. Court operations will be limited to the resolution of cases that have been conferenced and resolved with the Municipal Prosecutor.  At this time, the Court will not engage in the trial of cases. Borough Hall remains closed to the public through at least December 31, 2020. If you have received a Summons and wish to resolve same, please contact the Court Administrator's office at (732) 291-3225 and further instruction will be given.  You must provide the Court with an active e-mail address and you must have access to Microsoft Zoom video conference software.
MONMOUTH COUNTY LIBRARY - ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS BRANCH
CURBSIDE PICKUP ONLY, PLEASE CALL 732-291-1956 

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.

When: Dec 1, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Atlantic Highlands Harbor Commission
 
     Dec 1, 2020 07:00 PM
   
     Please download and import the following iCalendar (.ics) files to your calendar system.
     Monthly: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/tZ0pdemopj0rGN35L-qQDSiOx3sUwhEVcRO2/ics?icsToken=98tyKuGhqjkqGtyTsRuORpx5Bojoc_TxiCFcjY0OyTOoEhF3UQrZLrFRB6V3Ne7T

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
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Passcode: 030016
Or iPhone one-tap :
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Webinar ID: 894 2008 6129
Passcode: 030016
    International numbers available: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kKpGxUFYM


LETTER FROM NEW JERSEY NATURAL GAS

REGARDING NEW PHASE OF REMEDIATION INVOLVING
EXCAVATION AND RESTORATION OF MANY MIND CREEK

 

Restoration Plan


SENIOR FREEZE EXTENSION  - CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS


LEAF PICKUP HAS BEGUN 
Please check the calendar for your zone and put your leaves out at the proper time.  All zone pickups must be out by Monday, 7:30 am of that week,  OR you can drop it off at the Borough Garage M-F, 7:30 am to 4:00 pm.

PLAYGROUNDS RE-OPENING EFFECTIVE JULY 2, 2020

In accordance with Executive Order No. 133 and 157 Atlantic Highlands will be re-opening certain parks and recreation areas.  Playgrounds, tennis courts, skatepark and basketball courts in the harbor and in neighborhood pocket parks will open.  The Bayshore / Henry Hudson Trail remains open.  We continue to ask that you walk to the trail as parking in the harbor is not encouraged and will be very limited as per the Governors Order.  

As New Jersey makes continued progress in its fight against COVID-19, it is appropriate to ensure that ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS residents can safely enjoy outdoor recreation, with reasonable restrictions that limit the spread of COVID-19, as a way to enhance physical and mental health, while maintaining the overall social distancing and mitigation requirements in place to protect the health, safety, and welfare of residents.  

We ask that you use caution, not fear as we’re all in this together !

Please see attached flyer for details


Governor Murphy announced that Indoor Dining can resume on Friday, September 4 at 25% capacity with social distancing between tables.            

Other restrictions on indoor dining mirror ones detailed when the state originally planned to allow it in early July include:

  • Patrons required to wear masks unless they are eating, under the age of 2, or have a health issue.
  • Staff members required to wear masks.
  • Tables spaced at least 6 feet apart.
  • Enhanced sanitation.
  • Guests placing orders only at a table and staffers bringing food and beverages only to tables.
  • Patrons barred from walking around while eating.
  • Limiting seating to a maximum of 8 customers per table — unless from an immediate family or the same household
  • Encouraging reservations for greater control of customer traffic.
  • Requiring customers to provide a phone number if making a reservation to facilitate contact tracing.

I have attached the updated Executive Directive No. 20-019 from the NJ Department of Health which details, “COVID-19 PROTOCOLS FOR FOOD OR BEVERAGE ESTABLISHMENTS OFFERING SERVICE IN OUTDOOR AND INDOOR AREAS”.

DOH Indoor Dining EO 183       Executive Order -183          Executive Directive 20-30    




Atlantic Highlands Restaurants Open!
Please check this list and support your local restaurants!
 
 

A message from the Atlantic Highlands Police Department:

When a crisis affects the Borough of Atlantic Highlands, Municipal and Emergency Management Officials must be able to reach residents instantly with warnings, information, and updates. In order to ensure that residents can be contacted quickly and effectively, the Borough of Atlantic Highlands uses Swiftreach Networks, Inc. as its Emergency Notification service provider.

Swift911 in its simplest form is a system that makes phone calls (along with an email and/or text if you desire) to specific people or areas in the event of an emergency or for sharing important information. All the calls that you receive will have the caller ID listed as Borough of Atlantic Highlands or AHNJ for text messages.

Whether residents need to be informed of fire hydrant testing, a water main break, approaching storm, State emergencies, or other crisis, the emergency notification system is the most efficient way to reach our residents with news.

Please click here to sign up!

Atlantic Highlands residents and business owners only.


News & Announcements

Connect to Services (food stamps-Senior Benefits-and more)
STORM DANGER MESSAGE 2020 (pdf)
No Plastic Bags (pdf)
No plastic bags in recycling. Thank you for recycling right!
Design Review Committee (DRC) Member's Needed!
Mayor Gluckstein is seeking qualified residents to serve on the newly created Design Review Committee (DRC). The purpose of the DRC is to facilitate the development of public art in the Commercial Business District and/or Historical Business District within the Borough. The Mayor and Council find that it is in the best interest of the residents of and visitors to the Borough of the Atlantic Highlands to create a committee to facilitate and promote the creation of public art to achieve this purpose. The Committee shall ensure that public murals will complement the building and Commercial Business District and/or Historical Business District area with which they are associated. The following representative residents are needed:

  • Resident artist;
  • Resident Historical Society member;
  • Resident Arts Council member;
  • Planning Board member;
  • Resident Chamber of Commerce member;
  • Resident Architect or Professional Planner;
  • Council member

If you are interested, please send an email with qualifications to mayor@ahnj.com AND ahubeny@ahnj.com or click below and complete the form.

Mother Theresa School Discussion Presentation Exhibits (pdf)
Drawings from the presentation regarding the Mother Theresa property, September 2019.
Declaratory Judgement for Rule of Necessity 2020-4-8 OTSC (pdf)
Order to Show Cause 4-17-2020 (pdf)
Do Not Use Plastic Bags for Recycling
Plastic bags are no longer permitted at the county recycling center. When putting your bottles and/or cans out to the curb for pickup you must put them in a container when bringing them to the borough yard you may not put them in the dumpster in plastic bags; they must be emptied.
Update: Assessment Demonstration Program (pdf)
A select number of properties will be reinspected for assessment data collection purposes. Inspections will be conducted from October to December between 9AM and dusk (Mon-Sat).
Water Sewer Billing (pdf)
2019 Property Tax Breakdown (pdf)
The Best of Atlantic Highlands (pdf)
Article in IndustryMag.com September/October 2018, showcasing Atlantic Highlands and Highlands. Check it out!
Why this one tiny town is secretly the best place in NJ
The website OnlyInYourState.com has selected Atlantic Highlands as the best place in New Jersey. Click below to read the article.
Property Pilot
Atlantic Highlands has contracted with PropertyPilot, a Hoboken, NJ based company to provide a public-facing geographic information system (GIS) that will be able to be accessed directly through a link on the municipal website.
FEMA Flood Mapping (pdf)
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