Fourth of July
Piscataway residents enjoyed a great 2023 Independence Day Fireworks Show!
Parking was available in certain parking lots at Piscataway High School as shown in the map as well as at the Little League parking lot off of Sidney Road.
Street parking was prohibited on Route 18/ Hoes Lane, Sidney Road, Behmer Road, South Randolphville Road, Knightsbridge Road, Fitzrandolph Road, Centennial Avenue and Morris Avenue. The parking lot at Green Acres Park was closed to the public and only available to event staff. The Ericsson lot at 1 Ericsson Drive/444 Hoes Lane was not be available for event parking.
For traffic patterns, Behmer Road was subject to closure if the high school parking lots reached capacity. After the fireworks show, all traffic exiting Behmer Road to Route 18 had to go north. All traffic exiting Sidney Road to Route 18 had to go south.
Piscataway - Home of the #First4th
Did you know that on July 4, 1778 that Piscataway was home to the first national Fourth of July celebration? Take a look at this great video from the Metlar-Bodine House Museum explaining our Township's role in this historic event.
As you celebrate Independence Day each year, please make sure to show your pride in Piscataway and use the hashtag #First4th in your social media posts.