VISIT BEAUTIFUL SALEM COUNTY

Welcome to Salem County NJ

Located 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 business’ 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.

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The County Health and Human Services prepared a informational fact sheet regarding the Zika Virus. ... See MoreSee Less

Freeholder Director Julie Acton acknowledged Kevin Crouch for leading the Freeholder Board to operate with paperless meetings. This accomplishment saved money and time processing the meeting packets. Director Acton recognized county employees in the room. She also expressed she does not take this job lightly nor do the other Freeholders. She said to take a business card and they are available 7 days a week. ... See MoreSee Less

CODE BLUE IN SALEM COUNTY ACTIVATED
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - Monday, February 15, 2016
All guests have to sign in the Warming Center BY 9pm.
WARMING CENTER LOCATIONS
John B. Campbell Center
118 Walnut Street
Salem, NJ 08079
River Church
222 South Broad Street
Pennsgrove, NJ 08069
The warming centers are OPEN. Please send all those in need to the nearest warming center BY 9:00 P.M.

Please like the Code Blue in Salem County Facebook page!
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Freeholder Doug Painter spoke at the Chamber of Commerce State of County Address providing an overview of accomplishments and goals for the Education/ Employment Committee. Doug Painter ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations C/O James Huff, Jr.! ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to Salem County Correctional Facility's Officer of the 4th Quarter for 2015, C/O James E. Huff, Jr.!

Congratulations C/O Megan Knott! ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to Salem County Correctional Facility's Officer of the Month for January 2016, C/O Megan Knott!

Freeholder Lee Ware spoke at the Chamber of Commerce State of County Address. He encouraged residents to "Discover the Road Less Traveled - Salem County Weekends" and learn more about the events planned throughout the year. ... See MoreSee Less

Freeholder Ben Laury spoke at the Chamber of Commerce State of County Address. He provided accomplishments and goals of the Public Works Department. ... See MoreSee Less

Salem County Government shared Salem County Health Department's post. ... See MoreSee Less

Please see the *REVISED* rabies clinic schedule. Clinic scheduled for the past weekend were moved to a later date.

Salem County Government shared Salem County Health Department's photo. ... See MoreSee Less

Are you interested in becoming a Disaster Response Crisis Counselor Volunteer in Salem County? The training is free and volunteers must be age 18 or older, interest in mental health, Salem County resident, and willing to vounteers during disaster situations. For more information contact Becky Foraker, Mental Health Administrator at 856-935-7510 ext. 8464

Zika Virus 101 ... See MoreSee Less

Freeholder Lee Ware will be honored by the SCVTS Educational Foundation on February 26th. Tickets are available through February 17th. Come out and support "Coach" Ware! ... See MoreSee Less

Seniors Decide 2016- a Unique Presidential Candidate 'Watch Party' for Salem County Seniors. All candidates have been invited to participate telecast from George Mason University. ... See MoreSee Less