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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Camden County Department of Health and Human Services was notified by the Voorhees Pediatric Facility that a sixth resident has tested positive for adenovirus. The strain of adenovirus at Voorhees Pediatric Facility is not the same strain identified at the pediatric long-term care facility in northern New Jersey. The strain ... More

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    (Lindenwold, NJ) – Camden County is now equipped with a state-of-the-art AKC Pet Disaster Relief Trailer that will be available to dispatch to any disaster scenes that need assistance sheltering pets. “All too often we hear of pets being left behind during emergencies. We see heartbreaking images of dogs on porches after floods, or waiting ... More

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    Camden County Freeholders joined officials from Camden County College and the Camden County Technical School District in support of the Securing Our Children’s Future Bond Act. Camden County officials are advocating that citizens vote on a measure which would approve a $500 million bond to be used for spending in technical districts and county colleges, ... More

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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – Project (Substance Abuse Visionary Effort) SAVE, an aggressive effort by the Freeholder Board to continue the fight against opioid use disorder, has been adopted by eight additional municipalities bringing the total number to 32. Berlin Borough, Berlin Township, Cherry Hill, Clementon, Hi-Nella, Somerdale, Waterford Township and Tavistock will participate in the ... More

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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