Independence Municipal Court

Independence, NJ Municipal Court - 286B Route 46 · Independence, New Jersey


Independence Municipal Court







  • Municipal Court Address:
    286B Route 46
    Great Meadows, NJ 07835

  • Phone:
    908-637-6684

  • Fax :
    (908) 852-0129

  • Session Hours :
    Fourth Thursdays at 1:30 p.m.



  • Judge :
    Hon. John Edward Palmer III, J.M.C.

  • Prosecutor:
    Roger Skoog, Esq.


  • Staff :
    Anne Marie Tracey is the court administrator of Independence. Kaitlin McCaughey is the police records officer.

  • About Independence, NJ :
    According to the 2010 census, Independence Township had a population of 5,662 residents. The township was one of the original 104 townships in New Jersey and is part of the eastern region of Lehigh Valley. Independence, NJ has an area of almost twenty square miles. Robert Giordano is the current mayor of this municipality. There are many working sod farms and new housing developments in this once rural community. The municipal court in Independence Township hears an average of 5 traffic tickets & DWI cases on the docket weekly.

  • Comments :
    The Allamuchy Municipal Court now houses the Independence Municipal Court as well. Independence is a bluff of a town that overlooks Hackettstown as one travels west on Route 46. Bar46 is a local watering hole. Felix Tavern has since moved on to Washington, NJ.


  • Court ID : 2112 - Independence Municipal Court