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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – Freeholder Carmen Rodriguez has been informed that the New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH) is awaiting additional laboratory test results from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding four confirmed cases of adenovirus among pediatric patients at Voorhees Pediatric Facility in Voorhees. Preliminary test results have ruled out Type ... More

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    (Philadelphia, PA) – The Freeholder Board’s Office of Sustainability, which runs the community garden at the Camden County Environmental Campus at Lakeland, has partnered with Philadelphia Zoo to supplement its animal nutrition program which aims to source food locally as part of its sustainability efforts.   “We are proud to partner with Philadelphia Zoo and assist ... More

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    (Lindenwold, NJ) – An emergency storm sewer pipe crossing replacement will necessitate the closure of Jackson Road (CR 534) from Linden Avenue to Fernwood Avenue in Waterford Township today. “Jackson Road is a highly-traveled route in Waterford Township. Motorists need to be aware of the construction taking place and plan accordingly,” said Freeholder Susan Shin ... More

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    In light of the horrific acts of carnage that occurred in the Spring Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh yesterday the Freeholder Board, working, with congregation Nafshenu’s Rabbi Larry Sernovitz, Imam John Starling, Pastor Heyward Wiggins and Father John Bohrer, will be hosting a vigil at the Camden County Boathouse. The boathouse is located on the banks ... More

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    The statement below is by Freeholder Jeffrey Nash on behalf of the Freeholder Board in regard to the tragic events in Pittsburgh, PA “The attack on the Tree of Life Congregation is an absolutely sickening event that has me and my colleagues deeply concerned. As a former member of the Jewish Federation of Southern New ... More

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    The statement below is by Freeholder Jonathan Young on behalf of the Freeholder Board in regard to the tragic events in Squirrel Hill, PA. “Watching the gut-wrenching scenes from the mass shooting perpetrated at the Tree of Life Synagogue during a bris ceremony has sickened us. Individuals who gathered in the name of peace and ... More

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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – Since the October 17 launch of Project (Substance Abuse Visionary Effort) SAVE, an aggressive effort by the Freeholder Board to continue the fight against opioid use disorder, six additional municipalities have joined the effort to address the public health crisis. Audubon Park, Bellmawr, Brooklawn, Camden City, Haddon Heights and Haddon Township, ... More

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    (Lindenwold, NJ) – The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation today announced that Camden County is one of 12 additional jurisdictions joining the Safety and Justice Challenge, a national $148 million initiative to reduce over-incarceration by changing the way America thinks about and uses jails. Camden County and the other jurisdictions will design and ... More

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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Camden County Health Department has been notified by the New Jersey Department of Health and Human Services (NJDHHS) that a stray kitten found in Pennsauken has tested positive for rabies. On October 13, a Pennsauken resident observed a stray kitten exhibiting signs of neurological impairment, and brought it to an ... More

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    (Cherry Hill, NJ) – To help Camden County residents protect the environment, the Freeholder Board is hosting a Household Hazardous Waste Collection on October 20 at the Camden County Public Works Complex, located at 2311 Egg Harbor Road in Lindenwold. Residents can bring items to the convenient drive-through collection site from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 ... More