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.
New Phone System In Borough Hall
There is a new phone system at Borough Hall.
All extensions numbers have changed.
The Borough is working on the System and will be improving the phone system within the next week.
More Extensions for the Mayor and Council and other departments will be added .
The Number for the borough offices is still 732-356-0258
To Contact the Following Department, Dial the number next to the Department you wish to reach.
2 - Tax Office
3 - Clerk Administrator
5- Dog licenses/Board of Health
6- Building Department
7- Tax Assessor
Flood Insurance Changing
The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is in the process of implementing Congressionally mandated reforms
required by the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 that repeal and modify
Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012 (BW-12).
July and August Council Meeting Changes
In July the Agenda Meeting will be held Tuesday July 15th at 6:30pm. The Regular Meeting will follow at 7:30pm.
The August Agenda meeting will be held Tuesday August 12th at 6:30pm. The Regular Meeting will follow at 7:30pm.
Borough Email Problems
The Borough of South Bound Brook has been experiencing problems with the Email system. Emails may have not been received by the borough since the beginning of the month of April.
If unsure if your Email was received the borough is suggested that you re-send the Email.
May 13: This is an ongoing problem.
Tax office will open on May 6, 2014. The office will be open only 3 days a week, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday’s from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm.
The office will be closed Monday's and Friday's.
This will be effective as of May 7, 2014.
Payments can be left in the Mailbox located on the outside of the Trailer.
Checks and Money orders only.
NO CASH PLEASE.
If you would like a receipt please leave a note with your payment and one will be mailed to you. You can use the envelope on the counter of the tax office.
The Grace period will be extended to Tuesday May 13, 2014.
Any Questions you can call 732-356-0258 ext. 10