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The Mayor and Council welcomes you to the Borough's website. The Borough of Shrewsbury is nestled in the north east section of Monmouth County. Shrewsbury consists of approximately 2.3 square miles and is primarily a residential community. Shrewsbury was settled in 1662 as one of the Two Towns of the Navesink. Its Four Corners, consisting of the intersection of Broad Street and Sycamore Avenue is of significant historical importance within Monmouth County.


The information within the pages of the Borough's website outlines the services provided by the Borough, the functions of the various departments, boards and commissions as well as links to other governmental agencies. more...

 Borough of Shrewsbury Municipal Complex
419 Sycamore Avenue, Shrewsbury, NJ 07702
Phone (732) 741-4200 Fax (732) 741-6549
Clerk/Finance Office

Monday thru Friday – 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Summer Hours:

Monday thru Thursday – 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Friday – 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM


Court Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Summer Hours:

Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Friday - 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM


Construction Office Hours: 

Monday - Thursday 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM and 4:30 PM to 6:30

Closed Fridays


Planning/Zoning Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Mayor’s State of the Borough Address

It is indeed an honor and privilege to serve Shrewsbury for a second term as your Mayor.  I do so recognizing the tremendous support of members of Council whose commitment and work within their assigned committees, commissions and boards provides the oversight for governing our municipality.  Their work is supported by the day to day activities of our highly competent administrative staff under the leadership of our Borough Administrator, Tom Seaman, and our Borough Clerk, Kathy Krueger.  When you add the efforts of our many volunteers, coupled with the support from our Police, Fire and First Aid members, we have in place the necessary resources to insure that Shrewsbury remains whole.   I report that Shrewsbury is financially solid and being responsibly managed.  more...

Registration is now open for Shrewsbury Recreation 2015 Spring Baseball and Softball!  For more info click here



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The Monmouth County Regional Health Commission #1 (MCRHC) and the Monmouth County Health Department (MCHD) both provide FREE RABIES CLINICS to residents of Monmouth County.  For dates, click here


(Monmouth County, New Jersey) $1,440,207 BOND ANTICIPATION NOTES, SERIES 2014A (Bank Qualified)

Bids are being solicited through a fair and open process in accordance with N.J.S.A. 19:44A-20.5 for the purchase of $1,440,207 Bond Anticipation Notes, Series 2014A (the “Notes”) of the Borough of Shrewsbury, in the County of Monmouth, New Jersey.  All bids will be publicly opened and announced at the Office of the Chief Financial Officer on Thursday, December 11, 2014, at 11:30 a.m., prevailing local time (“Sale Date”).  more ...

Important notice to all Monmouth County taxpayers concerning their 2015 property assessment.

In 2013 the Assessment Demonstration Program, (P.L. 2013, c. 15) was signed into law.  Monmouth county was one of the first Counties to accept the challenges of this new cost saving program.  The Assessors of Monmouth County’s 53 municipalities, working in conjunction with the Monmouth County Board of Taxation, will implement the 2nd year of the program for the Tax Year 2015. While there are several components of the Assessment Demonstration Program, the overarching goal is to annually provide more accurate assessments at a reduced cost to the taxpayer. Three changes to be aware of: more...

Wood Burning Tips during the Cold Weather Months

The Department of Environmental Protection is reminding New Jersey residents to take steps to reduce their impact on air quality when burning wood for heat as the weather turns colder, whether in fireplaces, wood stove, or outdoor wood boilers. more ...

Overnight Parking is prohibited November 1st through March 31st in accordance with Chapter 90-4B The parking of any motor vehicle upon any of the streets in the Borough of Shrewsbury between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 5:00 a.m. from November 1 through March 31 is prohibited. [Amended 8-8-1988 by Ord. No. 577]

2015 Bulk Trash pickup Schedule: (all pickups are on the first Wednesday of the months listed below):

March 4, 2015

June 3, 2015

September 2, 2015

December 2, 2015

Bulk Trash & Electronics Recycling Important Information


Bulk trash will be collected town wide, on the first Wednesday of the months listed ONLY: March, June, September, and December.  If snow is covering bulk trash, it must be cleared of snow by the Wednesday of pickup or it must be taken off the street.  Electronic recycling is now mandatory. Please do not put electronic items out for trash or bulk pick up as they will not be collected. The following is a list of electronic items that must be recycled: Computers, Stereo Components, CPU’s, Televisions, Keyboards, Radios, Mouse, Cameras, Monitors, Telephones, Scanners, Copiers, Printers, Fax Machines, Cables, VCR’s, Laptops, DVD Players, and Peripherals. You must make an appointment to recycle your electronics by calling the Department of Public Works office at 732-741-0522.

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Shrewsbury, New Jersey, County of Monmouth

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