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zikaLocated in the heart of the Northeast Corridor, Salem County is the Gateway to New Jersey. Visit us and Discover the Possibilities that exist in our County. I consider it an honor to serve as Freeholder Director. This website is another step toward making Salem County government open, accessible and responsible, one of my key priorities.

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Julie A. Acton
Julie A. Acton Message from Julie A. Acton, Director, Salem County Board of Chosen Freeholders:
Welcome to the Salem County website.  On behalf of the Board of Chosen Freeholders, I encourage residents, visitors, and businesses to explore the many resources, programs, and services Salem County government offers.  You will find useful information; documents and forms to download; links to various government entities; and news announcements.  We are honored to have qualified and dedicated employees who provide friendly and exceptional service to those we serve.  Salem County is a wonderful place to live, work, and visit. I consider it an honor to serve the residents of this great county as your Freeholder Director.  This website serves as another avenue toward this Administration’s priorities: making Salem County government open, accessible, and responsible.

Congratulations Julie Acton for being named “Freeholder of the Year”!
Read the entire press release here.

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Salem County Government updated their cover photo. ... See MoreSee Less

Salem County Government updated their cover photo. ... See MoreSee Less

Salem County Government updated their cover photo. ... See MoreSee Less

Resurfacing and Safety Improvements being made on Pointers-Auburn Road, County Route 540, Mannington Township. ... See MoreSee Less

Our Office of Emergency Management team presented at the Government 101 series. Director Scott Haines, Jeff Pompper, Leroy Pierce and Robert DiGregorio gave them a detailed explanation of what their roles entail. ... See MoreSee Less

Please see attached mosquito control adulticide routes for Friday, June 24th. I will have 1 trucks spraying between 4-7 AM.
Please contact Salem County Mosquito Control at 769-3255 with any questions
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Did you miss the Flag Interment hosted by the County Veteran's Office, Joseph Hannagan? The American Legion Band played and the Boy Scouts assisted with the proper flag disposal. ... See MoreSee Less

Jewel's Cafe opened in Salem City in the Fenwick Plaza (in the old Brigadoon). Director Julie Acton presented a certificate on behalf of the Freeholder Board. She and Salem City Councilwoman Karen Roots congratulated them on their grand opening. Check out their menu! Julie Acton ... See MoreSee Less

Jonathan Roussey, 2016 Salem County Vo-Tech School with Director Julie Acton and Freeholder Doug Painter at the graduation last week. Congratulations to all high school students. ... See MoreSee Less

ACE also provides a “Weathering the Storm Fact Sheet” that can be downloaded from its website atlanticcityelectric.com. For more information about Atlantic City Electric, visit atlanticcityelectric.com. Follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/atlanticcityelectric and on Twitter at twitter.com/acelecconnect. Our mobile app is available at atlanticcityelectric.com/mobileapp. ... See MoreSee Less

Salem County Government added a new photo. ... See MoreSee Less

Attached you find the new “Backpack Spray Notification” for Friday, June 17th. This application is will take place this morning at Elmer Ball Fields in Route 40 in Elmer Borough, for control on adult mosquitoes The chemical label does not call for restricted time period of application, therefore we will applying throughout the day. The new material, Essentria All Purpose, is a combination of natural plant oils and will be applied to vegetation around the barrier of the property. All labels and MSDS sheets have been provided to all municipalities as part of the annual municipal packet to be made available to the public.

Please contact the Salem County Mosquito Control with any questions: 769-3255.
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Salem County to host a free NARCAN training. Maggie Vaughan (Alcohol/ Drug Abuse Services Coordinator) and June Sieber (Municipal Alliance Coordinator) shared the information on SNJ Today! ... See MoreSee Less

Salem County is offering a free NARCAN training session to its residents in hopes of helping with the county’s overdose death rate. Watch this SNJ Today video below or at the link for the full story: ow.ly/5ddI301lkQu.

Notice from our Mosquito Control for Friday, June 17, 2016

Attached you find the new “Backpack Spray Notification” for Friday, June 17th. This application is will take place tomorrow morning on Wisteria Lane in Carney’s Point Township, for control on adult mosquitoes The chemical label does not call for restricted time period of application, therefore we will applying throughout the day. The new material, Essentria All Purpose, is a combination of natural plant oils and will be applied to vegetation around the barrier of the property. All labels and MSDS sheets have been provided to all municipalities as part of the annual municipal packet to be made available to the public.

Please contact the Salem County Mosquito Control with any questions: 769-3255
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