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Posted on: December 12, 2017

Burlington County Declares Code Blue Weather Emergency Effective Tuesday, December 12 at 9 PM

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Freeholder Deputy Director Kate Gibbs announced today that the County Health Department, in concurrence with the County Office of Emergency Management, has declared a Code Blue Weather Emergency to be in effect from 9 PM on Tuesday, December 12 through 9 ...

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

Burlington County Clerk Offers Holiday Weddings Once Again at Historic Smithville Mansion

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Burlington County couples looking to tie the knot this holiday season are invited to do so at the Historic Smithville Mansion in Eastampton on Thursday, December 21, 2017. Burlington County Clerk Tim Tyler announced today that he will officiate wedding ce...

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Posted on: December 5, 2017

Personnel Committee Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, December 13, 2017 Canceled

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The Personnel Committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 4 p.m. has been canceled.

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Posted on: December 1, 2017

Burlington County Freeholders Encourage Residents to Recycle Non-Working Holiday Lights

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As residents begin decorating their homes for the winter holiday season, Burlington County Freeholder Deputy Director Kate Gibbs announced today that residents can recycle non-working strands of indoor and outdoor holiday lights at Burlington County&r...

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Posted on: November 17, 2017

Sheriff Jean Stanfield’s 22nd Annual Toy Drive Underway in Burlington County

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Burlington County Sheriff Jean Stanfield announced that the Sheriff Department’s 22nd annual Toy Drive is officially underway and that residents and businesses can donate toys for children in need at any of the 49 drop-off locations throughout t...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Resurfacing Along Hanover Street/Fort Dix Road in Pemberton Borough and Pemberton Township

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Burlington County announced that resurfacing of a 3.1-mile portion of Hanover Street/Fort Dix Road (C.R. 616) in Pemberton Borough and Pemberton Township is expected to begin on November 13, 2017.

The project involves pavement milling and overlay of Hanove...

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

Burlington County Farmland Preservation Program Reaches Two Milestones

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The Burlington County Farmland Preservation Program reached two important milestones Thursday, as the Board of Chosen Freeholders and County Department of Resource Conservation continue to solidify Burlington County’s status as a state leader in...

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Posted on: October 31, 2017

Freeholder Ryan Peters Hosts Summit to Stop Future Theft of Veteran Grave Markers

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In response to the recurring theft of veteran grave markers throughout Burlington County, Freeholder Ryan Peters and the County Department of Military and Veteran’s Services hosted a summit of the victimized cemeteries, local Veterans of Foreign...

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

Freeholders Announce Long-Awaited Route 530 Widening to Begin This Year

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Freeholder Director Bruce D. Garganio announced today that the start of construction on the much anticipated County Route 530 (South Pemberton Road) improvement project in Pemberton Borough, Pemberton Township and Southampton Township will begin before th...

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Posted on: September 26, 2017

Freeholders Denounce Theft of Veteran Grave Markers from Burlington County Cemeteries

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The Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders today condemned the recent theft of veteran grave markers from the Sacred Heart Cemetery and Brotherhood Cemetery in Hainesport, Mount Holly Cemetery and Mount Moriah Cemetery in Mount Holly, and the Everg...

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Posted on: September 22, 2017

Freeholder Linda Hughes Announces Annual Flu Clinics in Burlington County

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Freeholder Linda Hughes announced today that the Burlington County Health Department will host a series of clinics again this year to provide free flu vaccines to county residents. The first clinic is scheduled on Thursday, September 28 from 9:30 a.m. unt...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017

Freeholder Linda Hughes and Oaks Integrated Care Announce Opioid Overdose Recovery Program

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Burlington County Freeholder Linda Hughes announced today that in response to the opioid epidemic that has devastated thousands of families across our nation, Oaks Integrated Care of Mount Holly, will administer the Opioid Overdose Recovery Program (OORP)...

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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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