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Posted on: October 20, 2020

Springfield Township


Project Name: Monmouth Road (CR 537)

Project Type:  Burlington County

Limits:  Monmouth Road from CR 670 to 2000' west of Applegate Road in Springfield Township.

Impact:  Traffic will be maintained during the milling and paving operation. Motorists using the roadway ...

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Engineering Road Projects
Posted on: October 6, 2020

Evesham & Medford Townships


Project Name: Taunton Lake Road (CR 544)

Project Type:  Burlington County

Limits:  From 500' West of Kings Grant Drive in Evesham Township to CR 623 in Medford Township.

Impact:  Traffic will be maintained during the milling and paving operation. Motorists using...

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Posted on: June 16, 2020

Chesterfield Township and New Hanover Township

Project Name: New Jersey Natural Gas Southern Reliability Link

Project Type:  New Jersey Natural Gas Project

Impact:  Chesterfield Township: CR 528, CR 644 & CR 677 & North Hanover Township: CR 644

Website: SRL-info.com

The SRL Information number is 609-288-8155

Email address: NJNGOutre...

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

Recruit PowerPac Course Available.

We are pleased to announce that our Recruit Prerequisite Power Pac Course is now available for enrollment.  Space is limited however, due to our COVID operating procedures, so act fast if you are able to enroll!

Course Dates = November 9, 2020 - D...

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Posted on: October 26, 2020

BCRRC Hazardous Waste Facility Closed to All Out-Of-County Residents & Small Businesses

The Burlington County Resource Recovery Complex's Hazardous Waste Facility is closed to all out-of-county residents & out-of-county small quantity generators (SQGs).

However, Burlington County residents and in-county SQGs may still utilize the...

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Hazardous Waste Announcements

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Posted on: September 1, 2019

Looking For a Designated, Safe Location to Dispose of Prescriptions?

Looking For a Designated, Safe Location to Dispose of Prescriptions?

Find a current list of safe medication disposal locations in the Burlington County area here (PDF).

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Health - Announcements
Posted on: September 19, 2019

New Sexual Assault Services 24/7/365 Hotline Number

NEW SEXUAL ASSAULT SERVICES 24/7/365 HOTLINE NUMBER

Effective January 1, 2019 CONTACT’s Sexual Assault Services Program can be accessed by dialing 856 600 4800. All calls will be routed directly to and handled by Confidential Sexual Violence Advo...

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Information: Centerton Road Bridge & SLR Pipeline

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New Jersey Natural Gas’s Southern Reliability Link

 www.SRL-info.com

SRL Information number is 609-288-8155

email address is NJNGOutreach@njng.com

Centerton Road Bridge

The Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders announced the County w...

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Posted on: October 27, 2020

Minority and Equality Rights Task Force to hold forum on police interactions

1- NEW Burlington County Seal -August 2020

Burlington County’s new Minority and Equality Rights Task Force will host its first public forum as part of the group’s ongoing review of social justice issues impacting Burlington County residents.

The forum will be held virtually at 6 PM on Thursday Oct....

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Home - County News
Posted on: October 26, 2020

Burlington County Freeholders remind businesses to register for potential state assistance

1- NEW Burlington County Seal -August 2020

The Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders is reminding business owners to pre-register for potential assistance from the New Jersey Economic Development Authority’s small business assistance fund. Businesses must register by 5 PM Tuesday...

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Home - County News
Posted on: October 26, 2020

Burlington County Clerk announces extended hours before the election

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Burlington County Clerk Joanne Schwartz announced the Clerk’s Office will have extended hours to assist voters, including those who may still need a ballot prior to the close of polls on November 3.

 

The Clerk’s Office at 50 Ra...

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Home - County News
Posted on: October 23, 2020

More than one-third of Burlington County’s voters have successfully submitted ballots

1- NEW Burlington County Seal -August 2020

With less than two weeks remaining until Election Day, Burlington County election officials report that about 40% of the county’s voters have successfully returned their ballots to the Board of Elections.

 

Just over 138,000 ballots have ...

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Home - County News
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Elections officials remind voters to read and follow directions with their Vote-by-Mail ballots

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Burlington County Elections officials are urging voters to pay close attention to the instructions included in their Vote-by-Mail package and to avoid some common mistakes when completing and returning their ballots. 

 

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Home - County News
Posted on: September 23, 2020

Burlington County voters will have options to deliver Vote by Mail ballots to 13 secure drop boxes

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Burlington County voters will have several options to safely and securely cast their ballots in the upcoming November General Election under the County’s plan for compliance with recent New Jersey laws and executive orders mandating the election...

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Home - County News
Posted on: October 23, 2020

Work on Monmouth Road to start on October 26

Traffic Relief Plan

The Burlington County Engineering Office announced that road resurfacing work on a just over 2-mile portion on Monmouth Road, also known as County Route 537, is scheduled to begin on Oct. 26.

 

The repaving project calls for pavement milling and ov...

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Home - County News
Posted on: October 22, 2020

Burlington County Freeholders announce opening of Willingboro Lakes Park

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Members of the Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders announced the opening of Willingboro Lakes, saying the County’s newest park will give residents and visitors a picturesque destination to relax, hike, fish, kayak and enjoy the outdoor...

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Home - County News
Posted on: October 5, 2020

Burlington County now offering at-home COVID-19 testing

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As part of their continuing commitment to help residents during the ongoing pandemic, the Burlington County Board is launching a new coronavirus testing program that will allow residents to get tested for COVID-19 without leaving the safety of their homes...

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Home - County News
Posted on: October 16, 2020

Burlington County Freeholders grant preliminary approval for preservation of six new farms

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The Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders has given preliminary approval for six new farms to enter into the County’s Farmland Preservation Program, including four that are part of a critical land buffer around New Jersey’s largest milita...

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Home - County News
Posted on: October 15, 2020

More than 600 people tested during first week of County’s expanded COVID-19 testing program

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The Burlington County Health Department is already seeing increases in the number of people being tested for COVID-19 following the recent expansion of its testing program.

More than 600 people were tested last week through the county’s home testing option...

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Home - County News
Posted on: October 21, 2020

Burlington County Freeholders seeking residents to serve on County commissions and boards

1- NEW Burlington County Seal -August 2020

Want to help make Burlington County a better place to live and work? Are you interested in government? Do you have experience in areas like economic development, social services, education, transportation, veterans or youth services? Are you willing to de...

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Home - County News
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Burlington County Library System’s $45K Grant Award to Close Digital Divide

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Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholder Deputy Director Tom Pullion announced that the Burlington County Library System (BCLS) was awarded a $45,103 grant that will fund a library hotspot and device lending program to help close the digital divide an...

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Home - County News
Posted on: October 9, 2020

Freeholders announce $8.2 million in CARES Act funding coming to Burlington County and its towns

1- NEW Burlington County Seal -August 2020

The Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders announced that New Jersey will send close to $8.2 million in coronavirus relief funding to the County and its 40 municipalities to help with their response to the ongoing health and economic crisis.

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Home - County News
Posted on: October 9, 2020

Burlington County Health Department announces resumption of free child immunization clinics

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The Burlington County Health Department has resumed its free child
immunization clinics for uninsured children and those covered by New JerseyFamily Care Plan A aged 5 to 18 years. Individuals of Native American or
Alaskan Native descent are automatic...

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Home - County News
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Burlington County leaders detail County’s pandemic response

1- NEW Burlington County Seal -August 2020

Burlington County’s continuing commitment to help residents
and small businesses throughout the ongoing coronavirus pandemic was the focusof this year’s Burlington County Regional Chamber of Commerce State of the
County event.

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Home - County News
Posted on: September 30, 2020

Burlington County begins sending out Vote-by-Mail ballots; Clerk’s Office implements new safeguards

1- NEW Burlington County Seal -August 2020

The Burlington County Clerk’s Office has started sending out Vote-By-Mail ballots for the upcoming General Election and is encouraging voters to be on the lookout for them and take care not to discard or damage them.

More than 315,000 Vote-by-Mai...

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Home - County News
Posted on: October 27, 2020

COVID-19 Positive Cases Total

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Positive Cases County Graph and Charts (Dashboard)

 

 

 

 

 

*The State has now started reporting probable deaths, so the Health Department reviewed the deaths, pulled out the probable deaths and listed them separate...

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Home - County News
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Burlington County will offer zero-interest loans to small businesses impacted by COVID-19

Clean Audit

The Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders and Burlington County Bridge Commission announced the launch of a new interest-free loan program aimed specifically at aiding small businesses impacted by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

 

A total...

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Home - County News
Posted on: September 16, 2020

Health Department Announces Flu Shot Thursdays for 2020 & Encourages Residents to get Vaccinated

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With the coronavirus pandemic still active and the start of the seasonal flu season fast approaching, Burlington County health officials are stressing the importance for all residents to obtain a seasonal flu vaccine as soon as possible.

The County Health ...

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Home - County News
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Burlington County has delivered more than 50,000 meals to seniors during coronavirus pandemic

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Burlington County has delivered more than 50,000 meals to homebound senior citizens as part of the County’s continuing effort to assist vulnerable residents during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

“The pandemic has been hard o...

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Home - County News
Posted on: September 22, 2020

Burlington County launching services at Recovery Center to aid residents struggling with addiction

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Burlington County is expanding its addiction services with the launch of a Recovery Center to better help residents obtain treatment and other critical mental health and community support to assist them through recovery.

Located at the Burlington County Hu...

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Home - County News
Posted on: September 23, 2020

Burlington County museums and galleries reopening this week

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For the first time in months, history buffs, art enthusiasts and those interested in learning more about the natural sciences will be able to safely visit Burlington County’s outstanding museums and galleries.

Starting this week, the museums and ...

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Home - County News
Posted on: September 11, 2020

Burlington County holds first 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

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Burlington County officials, first responders and residents
came together Friday morning to pay their respects to the more than 3,000victims who lost their lives 19 years ago during a solemn 9/11 Remembrance
Ceremony.

Held outside the County Emergency ...

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Home - County News
Posted on: August 26, 2020

Burlington County Releases Video celebrating 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment

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August 26, 2020 marks the 100th Anniversary of the signing of the 19th Amendment extending the right to vote to women and the Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders is marking the occasion with the release of a video celebrating the amendment and i...

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Home - County News
Posted on: August 21, 2020

Burlington County Director instructs departments to start implementing name change

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Burlington County Board Director Felicia Hopson announced
the County has immediately started implementing a new state law requiringcounties to end the use of the old title of “Chosen Freeholder” in favor of a
new one, “Co...

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Home - County News
Posted on: August 20, 2020

Burlington County partnering with Murphy administration to expand COVID-19 testing; receiving $3.5 M

1- NEW Burlington County Seal -August 2020

Burlington County Board Freeholder Deputy Director Tom Pullion, Gov. Phil Murphy and Congressman Andy Kim announced a landmark new partnership in the fight against COVID-19 that should ensure county residents continue to have access to testing and other a...

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Home - County News
Posted on: August 19, 2020

Burlington County Freeholders and Bridge Commission will extend small business assistance

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As part of their commitment to helping small businesses stay afloat during the coronavirus pandemic, the Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders announced the County will continue to offer to defer all loan repayments for businesses participating in...

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Home - County News
Posted on: August 13, 2020

Burlington County Freeholders announce advancement of two new trail projects

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Burlington County’s push to develop another 20 miles of
pedestrian and bicycling trails by 2025 got a lift this week as the Board ofChosen Freeholders advanced the construction of two new trail projects that
will connect existing parks and s...

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Home - County News
Posted on: August 13, 2020

Burlington County Freeholders announce record funding for municipal parks improvements

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Burlington County will distribute a record-high $5.2
million in municipal parks grants to 38 municipalities this year as part of theBoard of Chosen Freeholders continuing efforts to assist local towns and
property taxpayers. 

“We&...

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Home - County News
Posted on: August 13, 2020

Freeholders appoint first members to Minority and Equality Rights Task Force

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In a
move aimed at ending systemic racism, the Burlington County Board of ChosenFreeholders acted Wednesday to appoint the first 15 members of a new county
task force that will delve into social justice issues and make recommendationson actions the ...

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Home - County News
Posted on: August 11, 2020

Burlington County partners with nonprofits to distribute food to families struggling

1- NEW Burlington County Seal -August 2020

Burlington County hosted its 10th food distribution event on Tuesday to aid residents struggling with food insecurity during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Over a thousand boxes and bags of nonperishable goods and fresh produce were distributed to more ...

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Home - County News
Posted on: August 8, 2020

Burlington County officials encourage residents to cooperate with contact tracing efforts

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Citing a recent uptick in the number of COVID-19 cases in Burlington County and across New Jersey, Burlington County Health Director Herb Conaway and Freeholder Dan O’Connell are encouraging local residents to strictly adhere to social-distancin...

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Home - County News
Posted on: July 27, 2020

Burlco Distributes Nearly 2 Million PPE Items

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Burlington County announces distribution of close to 2 million items of personal protective equipment

MOUNT HOLLY — Burlington County has distributed more than 1.8 million items of personal protective equipment and supplies as part of the county&...

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Home - County News
Posted on: July 23, 2020

Burlington County Freeholders approve contract to continue treatment at Post House

1- NEW Burlington County Seal -August 2020

Ensuring
critical mental health and addiction services remain accessible during theongoing health crisis, the Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders
approved a contract renewal with Maryville Inc. to continue services at thePost House treatme...

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Home - County News
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Health Department Launches Free COVID-19 Health & Related Social Resources App for County Residents

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“As part of Burlington County’s commitment to the community, we are doubling down on our population health outreach efforts of the past and pledging to continue communicating what is available to meet the needs of the community during ...

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Posted on: October 16, 2020

RFQ for Election Printing and Database Coding Services

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Notice is hereby given that the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Burlington, New Jersey, is issuing a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) and requesting responses from qualified election printing services firms, duly certified by Dominion V...

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

GALLERIES AND MUSEUMS NOW OPEN!

The Burlington County Art Galleries and Museums are now open with modified hours.  For the first time in months, history buffs, art enthusiasts and those interested in learning more about the natural sciences will be able to safely visit the Coun...

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

Spotted Lanternfly Treatment Recommendations for Homeowners

Informing the public of the approved recommendations for the treatment of Spotted Lantern Fly

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Resource Conservation - Announcements

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