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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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

Dale Cross, Deputy Freeholder Director and Chair of the Public Safety Committee, spoke about the OEM, Prosecutor's and Sheriff's Offices accomplishments and their goals for 2016. Public Safety is one of the 'puzzle' piece of the overall government structure. ... See MoreSee Less

The Salem County Board of Chosen Freeholders issued a Proclamation Declaring February 2016 Black History Month. NAACP President Kennard Braxton and other members were present to accept the Proclamation. ... See MoreSee Less

The Salem County Board of Chosen Freeholders presented a Citation to Ms. Briana Merriel, 2016 Miss New Jersey Rodeo at last their Board Meeting on February 3, 2016. ... See MoreSee Less