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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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Memorial Day Services

Memorial Day services will be held by the American Legion in Memorial Park at 10:30 am

There will be additional services for fallen firemen at the firehouse at 11:00 am

Election Poll Workers Needed

Somerset County Board of Elections is looking for registered voters to serve as poll workers on Election days.
Training is provided prior to every Election and poll workers are paid $200 per Election.
For more information visit the Board of Elections website:
for an application click on:
or call 908-231-7086

Tuesday, May 9 - 10am to noon @ 40 N. Bridge Street, Somerville, NJ 08876
Wednesday, May 31 - 6pm to 8 pm @ 40 N. Bridge Street, Somerville, NJ 08876

Need Help Paying Your PSEG Bill?

LIHEAP application deadline extended until May 31, 2017

Download LIHEAP Application

Borough of South Bound Brook Annual Notice 2017

Board of Health 2017 Public Notice

Rental Assistance Available to Somerset County Residents

Somerset County Freeholder Brian D. Levine has announced that the Somerset County Rental Assistance Program is available to provide up to 15 months of rental assistance and monthly case management to eligible Somerset County residents.


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






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