Cooperative Extension of Union County

Contact Information
Website: ucnj.org/rutgers-cooperative-extension-of-union-county/

Mailing Address: Cooperative Extension of Union County
Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station
300 North Avenue East
Westfield, NJ 07090-1499

Fax: 908-518-7925

Personnel: Click here for a listing of personnel in this office.

Programs: 4-H
Phone: 908-654-9854

Agriculture and Resource Management
Phone: 908-654-9854

Family and Community Health Sciences
Phone: 908-654-9854

NJ Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP-Ed)
Phone: 908-654-9854

Rutgers Master Gardeners
Phone: 908-654-9852
Website: mastergardeners-uc.org


Directions:

From the South:

  1. Go north on U.S. Route 1 to Rt. 18 in New Brunswick.
  2. Take Route 18 East to N.J. Turnpike, and drive north to Exit #11 (Garden State Parkway).
  3. Go north on Garden State Parkway about 8 miles to Exit 135 (Westfield/Clark). As you go down ramp stay in center lane and continue to go straight (toward Westfield). Go to 2nd light and go left under Parkway to Central Ave.
  4. Stay on Central Ave for about 2 miles. After you drive underneath rail road trestle, turn right at traffic light onto North Avenue.
  5. Go about 200 yards and our parking lot is on the right side of the street (after the Walgreens parking lot).
  6. Park in any unreserved space. Enter the front door of the Colleen Fraser Building, and go to the right (pass the Passports counter) where the elevator and stairs are located on your left. (Do not use the stairs that are straight ahead from the entrance as these are secured.) We are located on the 2nd floor.
OR
  1. Go north on U.S. #1 to Garden State Parkway.
  2. Go north on Garden State Parkway to Exit #135.
  3. Continue from #3 above.

From the North:

  1. Go south on Garden State Parkway to Exit #135 (Westfield/Clark).
  2. Bear right onto Central Avenue into Westfield (2-3/4 miles).
  3. Stay on Central Ave for about 2 miles. After you drive underneath rail road trestle, turn right at traffic light onto North Avenue.
  4. Go about 200 yards and our parking lot is on the right side of the street (after the Walgreens parking lot).
  5. Park in any unreserved space. Enter the front door of the Colleen Fraser Building, and go to the right (pass the Passports counter) where the elevator and stairs are located on your left. (Do not use the stairs that are straight ahead from the entrance as these are secured.) We are located on the 2nd floor.
OR
  1. Go south on Garden State Parkway to Exit #137 (Cranford/Roselle Park).
  2. Bear right onto North Avenue (Route 28).
  3. Go approximately three miles on North Ave. through Cranford, Garwood, and into Westfield.
  4. Our building, the Colleen Fraser Building is located across from the Westfield Diner.
  5. Park in any unreserved space.
  6. Enter the front door of the Colleen Fraser Building, and go to the right (pass the Passports counter) where the elevator and stairs are located on your left. (Do not use the stairs that are straight ahead from the entrance as these are secured.) We are located on the 2nd floor.

From the West:

  1. Go east on Route 22 to New Providence Road Exit.
  2. Bear right at exit to first traffic light (Mountain Avenue).
  3. Turn right onto Mountain Avenue to the end (Broad St intersection/left lane).
  4. From left lane, turn right onto Broad St, then IMMEDIATE left onto Central Avenue.
  5. Central Avenue to first traffic light (North Avenue).
  6. Turn left onto North Avenue.
  7. Go about 200 yards and our parking lot is on the right side of the street (after the Walgreens parking lot).
  8. Park in any unreserved space. Enter the front door of the Colleen Fraser Building, and go to the right (pass the Passports counter) where the elevator and stairs are located on your left. (Do not use the stairs that are straight ahead from the entrance as these are secured.) We are located on the 2nd floor.

From the East:

  1. Go west on Route 22 to New Providence Road Exit.
  2. Bear right to cross Route 22 at traffic light.
  3. Cross Route 22 on New Providence Road to first light at Mountain Avenue.
  4. Turn right onto Mountain Avenue to the end (Broad St intersection/left lane).
  5. Continue from #4 in 'From the West' section above.



  1. Rutgers
  2. Executive Dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  3. School of Environmental and Biological Sciences