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Posted on: August 17, 2017

Freeholder Director Bruce Garganio Announces "Clear the Shelters" Event

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Burlington County Freeholder Director Bruce Garganio announced that the Burlington County Animal Shelter will be participating in NBC10’s "Clear the Shelters" event on Saturday, August 19. The one day event will take place at the Burli...

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Freeholder Director Bruce Garganio Announces Extension of Cost-Saving Energy Aggregation Program

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Freeholder Director Bruce Garganio announced today that the Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders will extend their cost-saving Energy Aggregation Program, which went into effect September 2016, with participating residents expected to see continu...

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Vouchers Still Available for New Jersey Senior Farmer’s Market Program

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Freeholder Linda Hughes is reminding residents that vouchers for the New Jersey Senior Farmer’s Market Program are still available. The program is a joint effort between the USDA and the NJ Department of Agriculture that provides low income seni...

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Freeholder Linda Hughes Invites Local Arts Groups to Apply for Grant Funding

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Burlington County Freeholder Linda Hughes announced today that local non-profit arts organizations and community groups that offer arts programming to county residents are invited to apply for 2018 grant funding.

“Aimed at making the arts an affo...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Freeholder Linda Hughes Announces Addiction Support Group Meetings

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Burlington County Freeholder Linda Hughes announced today that the Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders in partnership with Ashley Addiction Treatment will be hosting a series of monthly Parent & Family Connection meetings to share support, w...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Sheriff Jean Stanfield’s Senior Home Security Program Still Accepting Applications

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Sheriff Jean Stanfield announced today that her department is still accepting applications to provide seniors FREE home security surveys and modifications.

“Seniors looking to make their homes more secure, can set-up an appointment with our profe...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Sheriff Stanfield Announces Canine Teams to be equipped with “Fido Bags”

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Sheriff Jean Stanfield announced today that the Burlington County Sheriff’s Department has received three “Fido Bags” for their canine teams as a donation from the Fetch Foundation.

“The Fido Bags will be used for ou...

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Posted on: July 3, 2017

County Surrogate Mary Ann O’Brien Announces Office Moving to New Location

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Burlington County Surrogate Mary Ann O’Brien announced today that beginning Monday, July 3rd the Surrogate’s Office, formerly housed at the County Complex located at 49 Rancocas Road in Mt. Holly, will be permanently relocated directly...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Freeholder Linda Hughes Announces FREE Substance Abuse Education Programs

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Burlington County Freeholder Linda Hughes announced today that as part of the drug addiction task force the County, in partnership with the Burlington City Municipal Alliance and Maple Shade Municipal Alliance, will be offering FREE substance abuse educat...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Freeholders Recognize National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

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Burlington County Freeholder Director Bruce Garganio announced today that in recognition of National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week the Board has honored several County Telecommunicators for their continued commitment to the community at large.

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Sheriff’s Department Announces Three Traffic Safety Grants Totaling $191,000

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Burlington County Undersheriff Bryan Norcross announced today that the Burlington County Sheriff’s Department is applying for three traffic safety grants totaling $191,000 from the Division of Highway Traffic Safety. These grants will fund the S...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

Freeholder Linda Hughes Announces National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

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Freeholder Linda Hughes announced today the Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders has established April 29 as Prescription Drug Take Back Day in Burlington County. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), in partnership with local police de...

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

Sheriff Jean Stanfield Announces Additional Free Child Safety Seat Checks

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Burlington County Sheriff Jean Stanfield announced today that her department will be taking their child safety seat checks on the road by offering checkpoints in multiple locations to extend services to more residents.

“In addition to the checkpo...

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Posted on: February 22, 2017

Sheriff Stanfield Announces Openings in Equestrian Mentoring Program

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Burlington County Sheriff Jean Stanfield announced today that her department’s Equestrian Mentoring Program is accepting interested participants.

“The Equestrian Mentoring Program offers youth who are showing signs of problematic behavi...

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Posted on: September 15, 2016

Freeholders Approve Ten More Farms for Preservation

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Freeholder Mary Ann O’Brien announced today that the Burlington County Freeholders have agreed to preserve ten additional farms, a move that will add nearly 752 acres to the County’s Farmland Preservation Program.

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Posted on: September 15, 2016

Freeholder Director Bruce Garganio Announces Partnership with U. Penn School of Veterinary Medicine

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Burlington County Freeholder Director Bruce Garganio announced today that the Burlington County Animal Shelter will be entering into a partnership with the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Veterinary Medicine to provide top notch medical care to shelt...Read on...

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