Home Calendar   Directory Faq's Forms

Stay connected to Red Bank by registering a Gov-i account now. Signing up for an account will enable you to instantly receive messages from officials via a variety of methods.

You'll also be able to request services from Red Bank 24/7/365, register and pay for recreation programs, apply and pay for permits and licenses and more from your account!
A Municipal Service Request is a form-based request for service that is automatically sent to the appropriate borough department that the website-registered public may submit via the borough website.

A Municipal Service Request may include a citizen’s request for the repair or installation of safety features on borough-owned public property, such as playground equipment or park lighting, or quality of life issues including recycling pickup, snow removal, the discovery of a pothole, or suspected code violations.

You can submit requests for the following issue types:
Submit a Service Request
Buy Red Bank before going elsewhere! We all need to do our part to help create a stronger business community and a thriving local economy by shopping in Red Bank. Please visit our local business directory to see if a Red Bank business can satisfy your shopping needs. Business Listings and shopper searches are free!

Own a local business? Registration in the directory is free! Click to register your business now.

Public Utilities Notices
WATER METER REPLACEMENT PROJECT DECEMBER 12, 2014  The Borough of Red Bank is planning to implement a water meter upgrade program in 2015 which
Katharine Elkus White served as Mayor of Red Bank from 1951 to 1956.  She was the first female Mayor in the State of New Jersey.  She was
TEMPORARY CLOSURE AT INTERSECTION OF RTE 35 AND BROAD STREET From 10:00pm Friday, October 24 to 7:00am Tuesday, October 28, the road along Rout

Public Utilities News
Red Bank asks citizens to report potholes on dedicated hotline...

Public Utilities Forms & Resources

Community Projects
Current Weather Forecast

DPU - Water and Sewer

We are located at:
75 Chestnut Street
Red Bank, NJ 07701
We can be reached at:
Telephone: (732)530-2770
Fax: (732)530-4718
Email: Director of DPU or DPU Main Office

 

Hydrant Flushing
 

Spring

Begins the third Monday in May and ends the fourth Friday in June.

Fall

Begins Sunday, October 19th and ends Friday, November 7th.

During this period a temporary drop in water pressure and or a slight discoloration may occur. If discoloration does occur, let tap water run a sufficient time to clear.

 

Sewer Line Upgrades
 

Fees are effective May 31, 2011 through June 1, 2012:

  • 4 or 6-inch sewer service up to 8 ft deep is $100.00 per foot (except for County Roads)
  • 4 or 6-inch sewer service from 8 ft to 12 ft deep $125.00 per foot deep (except for County Roads)

Homeowners may request a sewer line upgrade by calling the Borough of Red Bank at (732)530-2770. There is a $10.00 dollar proposal fee which must be paid prior to obtaining the estimate. You should receive a quote in the mail in about 10 days after the proposal fee has been received and processed. The quote will be valid for 90-days.

 

Water Line Upgrades
 

Fees are effective May 31, 2011 through June 1, 2012:

  • 1-inch water service 1-30 feet $2,000.00 (except for County Roads)
  • 1 1/2-inch water service is $140.00 per foot
  • 2-inch water service is $200.00 per foot

Homeowners may request a water line upgrade by calling the Borough of Red Bank at (732)530-2770. There is a $10.00 dollar proposal fee which must be paid prior to obtaining the estimate. You should receive a quote in the mail in about 10 days after the proposal fee has been received and processed. The quote will be valid for 90-days

How to Report a Water Leak in the Roadway

The water leak hotline number is 732.530.2691. If it’s emergency please call the Police Department at 730.530.2700

 

Storm Water Management
 

New Jersey Storm Water Management Plan, N.J.A.C. 7:8

The State of New Jersey has initiated this plan to keep our water clean and plentiful and to meet federal requirements. Many municipalities and other public agencies must adopt ordinances or other rules prohibiting various activities that contribute to storm water pollution. Having the beautiful Navesink River at our shoreline, the Borough of Red Bank is pleased to be an active participant in this plan.

A Few Important Tips

Place leaves and brush at the curb only during the scheduled time periods. Call our Public Utilities office at (732)520-2770 or check this web site

Pick up and properly dispose of pet waste. Never discard pet waste in a storm drain.

Do not let sewage or other waste flow into a storm water system.

Place litter in trash receptacles and Recycle, Recycle, Recycle.

Landscaping contractors (residential/commercial) are prohibited from placing Brush/Bulk at the curb. (Ordinance 19-1.2b2)

For More Information

Frequently Asked Questions

The water leak hotline number is 732.530.2691. If it’s emergency please call the Police Department at 730.530.2700.

To obtain an estimate please call the office at 732-530-2770

There is no obligation and the estimate is valid for 90 days.

2014 Spring/Fall Hydrant Flushing Program

The Spring Hydrant Flushing program will begin on the First Monday of April at 10:00 pm and is scheduled to take five weeks to complete.

The Fall Hydrant Flushing program will begin on the First Monday of October at 10:00 pm and is scheduled to take five weeks to complete.

Semi-annually our staff opens fire hydrant valves to allow water to flow through the pipes. Systematically opening the hydrants enhances water quality by flushing sediment from the main line pipesverifies the proper operation of hydrants and valves, and ensures that the hydrant is operational in case of a fire emer­ gency.

If you see discolored water, shut off the tap and wait several minutes. Then check the clarity by running cold water for a few minutes, allowing new water to work its way into your pipes. Avoid washing laundry until water runs clear at the tap.