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.

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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A few of our county offices have a booth at the Salem County Fair! Be sure to stop by their table and learn more about the services they provide! ... See MoreSee Less

Tonight was the opening ceremony for the Salem County Fair. Our elected officials were there to help with the ribbon cutting festivities. ... See MoreSee Less

The Salem County Prosecutor's Office hosted DILEA Youth Week, a youth education program presenting simulated law enforcement programs for male and female entering their junior or senior year of high school. Freeholder Director Julie Acton was present at the graduation. Be sure to check out the picture of the law enforcement instructors, Prosecutor Lenahan, Chief Facemyer and the DILEA graduates. Congratulations to all! ... See MoreSee Less

Notice from Salem County Mosquito: Evening Spray, Monday, August 3rd from 8 pm - 11 pm.

Carneys Pt: LAC:
Gary Avenue Main St- Hancock's Bridge
Highland Avenue Locust Island Road
Dunns Park 2nd Street
Buttonwood Avenue
Powell Street
New Street
E. Main Street
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Do you know about the Vintage Atlantic Wine Region?

A map is being created of our new wine region and will include wineries, breweries, distilleries, and other tourism related points of interest! (Includes PA, South NJ, MD, and DE). Interested in advertising? First come, first serve. (info below) Contact Scott Donnini, Auburn Road Vineyards for more information: 215-625-4863 or scott@auburnroadvineyards.com.
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The Salem County Health and Human Services Department announced their August Walk N' Talk schedule. Hope to see you on the walking trail! ... See MoreSee Less

The Salem County Mosquito Control announced their Friday, July 31st Morning Spray Notification for the following municipalities in Salem County.

Alloway Township: Pittsgrove Townshp:
Williams Road Harding Highway (Rt. 40)
Pierson Road Madison Road
Brickyard Road Lincoln Road
Jefferson Road
Elmer Borough: Buck Road
N. Main Street Picnic Grove Mobile Home Park
Upper Neck Road
Mannington Township: Willow Grove Road
Fenwick Road Porchtown Road

Pilesgrove Township: Upper Pittsgrove Township
Fenwick Road Swedesboro Road
Beagle Club Road Groff Road
County Home Road Three Bridge Road
Cedar Lane Island Road
Pierson Road Friendship Road
Robbins Road Harding Highway (Rt. 40)
Williams Road
Lotus Avenue
Bailey Street
N. Main Street
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Welcome to our new likes. We are only 94 "Likes" away from 1,000! Please remind your friends to like our page! ... See MoreSee Less

Salem County Mosquito Control announced notification of their evening spray for Wednesday, July 29th between 8pm - 11 pm in Pennsville and Pittsgrove Townships. Below you will find the municipality and street locations. ... See MoreSee Less

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