NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Jim Johnston has been selected as the Beautification Award Winner for his years of service to the citizens of the Borough of New Providence.

Johnston has been an employee of the borough for the past 37 years.

“We have done all the landscaping at Veterans Park, Centennial Park and the library," Johnston said. "We are currently replacing all of our welcome signs and the landscaping area around the signs."

Sign Up for E-News

The award recognizes a person, business, property owner or organization which has made significant improvements to a site that enhances the appearance and general look of the property and the community, as well as enhancing cultural experiences.

Johnston will be honored at the Suburban Chamber Service Awards Dinner at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25 at the Grand Summit Hotel in Summit.  Click here to register for the event.