Taxes, Sewer and Water
Taxes The Department of Finance is responsible for the administration of the City’s finances, assessment of all properties within the City’s boundaries, and the billing and collection of taxes and collections of water/sewer payments.
These functions are carried out through three divisions: Accounts and Treasury, Tax Assessment, and Tax Collection. Working within the prescribed statutory requirements and policies established by the New Brunswick City Council each division performs a specific group of tasks that collectively administer all aspects of the City’s finances.
Water The Water Utility provides clean drinking water to city residents as well as surrounding communities. The utility manages water emergencies, billing, distribution, treatment, billing and meter reading.
Sewer Sewer Services – 732-745-5105
- Maintenance and repair of all public sewer lines (sanitary/storm)
- Catch basin cleaning
- Manhole cleaning
- If a resident has a sewer emergency after 4pm, they should contact the New Brunswick Police Department at 745-5200 and they will contact the appropriate Public Works employee.