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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.

 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




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PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Borough Council meeting originally scheduled for September 2, 2014 is CANCELLED.  The next Borough Council meeting will be September 15, 2014 at 7:00 PM.

Kathleen P. Krueger, RMC

Municipal Clerk

Borough of Shrewsbury

Save the Date!  SHREWSBURY DAY!

When:  Oct. 18th 12-4pm

Where:  Manson Park @ Boro Hall

For more info, click here

Ash Trees - Anthracnose, Ash Rust or Emerald Ash Borer?

Prepared by William Gerth, Shrewsbury Shade Tree Commission (STC)

July 2014



Beautiful ash trees (Fraxinus species) are located in the Borough of Shrewsbury: most noticeably in the islands running down the middle of Park Avenue and scattered throughout Paddington Farms. read more

RBR Little Bucs Preschool Program

There are still openings available for the Little Bucs Preschool program at Red Bank Regional High School (RBR) located at 101 Ridge Road in Little Silver for the 2014-2015 school year. The preschool accepts three (and very nearly three) and four-year olds from the RBR sending towns of Little Silver, Red Bank, Shrewsbury and neighboring towns.  The program operates four mornings a week, Tuesday through Friday from 9:01 to 10:23 a.m. The tentative opening day is October 7, and the program runs through early June. Operated as a community service and non-profit preschool, tuition is free to attendees with a small fee of $100 charged to defray costs associated with special projects, field trips, holiday events, and a personal yearbook for each child. For inquiries & applications contact preschool director Susan Eads at: seads@rbrhs.org or call 732-842-8000 ext. 331. Anyone interested in applying for a spot should leave their name, phone number, and mailing address. To view additional info click here.

Help Your Community Exercise Their Right to Vote!

Become a Monmouth County Poll Worker Today!  Click here for more details.

Two Rivers Water Reclamation Authority Inspections

TRWRA will be performing inspections of sewer pipes the towns they serve in 2014. They have hired Red Zone and National Water Main to conduct these inspections and all contractors will carry ID. If you have a manhole in a yard easement, you may receive a knock on your door if access is needed but at no time will they need to enter your home.

Borough of Shrewsbury Talent Bank - Volunteers Make A Difference!

The Borough of Shrewsbury encourages residents to get involved and participate in the community. Participation as a volunteer will not only enhance your knowledge about the town, but also enrich your life and greatly benefit our community. Please click on the "Community" section of this website, click on the Talent Bank Survey and let us know where and how you can serve, or click on the following link: Talent Bank Survey.


"Discover why some of the richest people in the world are not millionaires, they are volunteers." - Unknown

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

March 5, 2014

June 4, 2014

September 3, 2014

December 3, 2014

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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