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Borough of South Bound Brook Municipal Web Site


South Bound Brook is a Borough in Somerset County, New Jersey. The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,496.

What is now South Bound Brook was originally formed as a town within Franklin Township. On March 16, 1869, the name of the community was changed to Bloomington, which lasted until May 29, 1891, when the name reverted back to South Bound Brook town. South Bound Brook was incorporated as an independent borough by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 11, 1907, based on the results of a referendum held on May 1, 1907.


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2016 Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony

Sunday, December 4, 2016
At the Abraham Staats House
17 Von Steuben Lane

6 pm to 8 pm

Visit with Santa and Friends
Enjoy Donuts and Hot Cocoa



Proposals are being solicited for the above issue of $590,000 Bond Anticipation Notes (the "Notes") for the purchase at not less than the par amount of the Notes through a fair and open process in accordance with N.J.S.A. 40A:2-28. All bids will be publicly opened and announced at the Borough of South Bound Brook, in the County of Somerset, New Jersey (the "Borough") at the 12 Main Street, South Bound Brook, New Jersey 08880 on Wednesday, December 7, 2016, until 11:00 a.m. Bids will be received either (a) via facsimile, at (732) 563-4431, attention Nancy Costa, Chief Financial Officer, or (b) via email, to

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The Borough of South Bound Brook is soliciting qualifications through a fair and open process
in accordance with N.J.S.A. 19:44A-20.4 et seq for the year 2017.

Two (2) Sealed RFQ responses shall be submitted to the Borough Clerk by 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at the Borough Clerk’s Office at 12 Main Street, South Bound Brook, NJ.   Responses will be opened and made available to the public for inspection after December 20, 2016.

Complete Notice and Packet

2016 General Election Local Results

Borough Council
Votes Recieved
Kathryn "Katie" Kelly 855*
Anthony Timpano 781
John A. Gordon 852
Kathleen Connor 903 *
  * Denotes winner
Board of Education
Votes Recieved
Charles W. Brown 740 *
Laura Kress 756*
  * Denotes winner

Borough Codes are Now Available Online

You can now view the Revised General Ordinances of
the Borough of South Bound Brook on-line at

This is current through October 14, 2014

Sports Recreation Looking For Members

The South Bound Brook Sports Recreation Committee is looking for members. Anyone interested can e-mail Donna for more information at


April, 2016 Newsletter

Borough of South Bound Brook Annual Notice 2016

Board of Health 2016 Public Notice


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The Borough of South Bound Brook
Mayor Caryl Shoffner, 12 Main Street South Bound Brook, NJ 08880