PEAPACK AND GLADSTONE, NJ -- The borough recently awarded a contract for the resurfacing of Highland Avenue to Fischer Contracting of Scotch Plains.

Peapack and Gladstone accepted Fischer Contracting's low bid of $199,782.05 for the paving project. The next-lowest bid on the paving project was for $223,456. Seven bids were received in all.

The money for the project will come from the 2019 Department of Transportation Grant for Highland Avenue Resurfacing and Capital Ordinance 1041-2017 and 1075-2019.