Outstanding Record of Progress for Berkeley Heights
Let's Keep the Momentum!




Control our taxes

  • Municipal taxes 3 year average - 2.31% increase which is $53 per average household-maintaning affordability!
  • Berkeley Heights has one of the lowest average property taxes compared to Summit, New Providence and Westfield
  • Collaborate with Board of Education, other towns and county for the return of tax dollars to our residents
  • Optimize partnerships and collaboration with public and private sectors to fund town initiatives and save tax dollars.

Fix roads and potholes

  • Smart road management
  • Rolling 15 year capital plan

Maintain fields and parks

  • Collaborate with Recreation Commission, DPW and Board of Education to maintain the fields
  • New equipment purchased
  • Established TruGreen lawn maintenance program for better fields

Build a real sense of community and preserve our small town feel

  • Defended our town against state housing mandates by cutting number of new housing units by over 75%
  • Building relationships with business and residents
  • Restaurant Week, BH Walks and Winter Walk to name a few

Improve Township processes and resident service 

  • Analyze, develop and institute streamlined processes
  • Emphasize good communication to our residents
  • Execute responsive customer service