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Posted on: June 24, 2019

Freeholder Deputy Director Singh Announces Summer Concert Series to Begin June 28

Ampitheather website

Freeholder Deputy Director Balvir Singh announced that Burlington County is hosting the summer concert series on Friday and Saturday nights starting June 28 through August 24 at the Burlington County Amphitheater.

“Join us for opening night of th...

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Posted on: June 21, 2019

Burlington County Cleanup Kits Distribution on June 22

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The Burlington County Office of Emergency Management and Communities Active in Disaster (COAD) in conjunction with the Red Cross will have two distribution sites for Cleanup Kits tomorrow for Burlington County residents impacted by the flood waters.

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Posted on: June 21, 2019

Burlington County Health Department Issues Health Advice for those Affected by Flooding

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The Burlington County Health Department has three recommendations for the public to help ensure their safety: 1) Boil water if your well was under water 2) Remember food safety tips if your power was out and 3) Follow safety guidelines when cleaning flood...

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Posted on: June 21, 2019

Burlington County Road Closure Update; June 21 at 4:30 p.m.

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Please click here for the updated road closure information.

We would like to remind residents to not drive on roads that appear wet. Driving through water is dangerous.

Please remind residents that it is never safe to swim in flooded areas. Water is fast m...

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Posted on: June 20, 2019

Office of Emergency Management 12 PM Update

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Mount Holly – Early this morning, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection has done preliminary inspections on affected dams. Each dam is operating as designed and no failures have been detected at this point.

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Posted on: June 20, 2019

Office of Emergency Management Announces Declaration of Emergency

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Mount Holly – Last night there was severe rain and flooding specifically in Burlington County. Reports of flooding have come in from the following townships; Pemberton Twp, Pemberton Boro, Southampton Twp, Lumberton Twp, Medford Twp, Mt. Laurel T...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Freeholders & Burlington County Bridge Commission Host Economic Development Roundtable

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On Monday, elected officials and municipal economic development professionals attended a roundtable event hosted by the Burlington County Freeholders and the Burlington County Bridge Commission at the Environmental Discovery Center at the Palmyra...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Burlington County Freeholders Adopt Highway Master Plan

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Mount Holly – On June 12, 2019, the Freeholder Board adopted an update to the County’s 1989 Highway Master Plan. The updated plan, which was commissioned by the County and prepared in partnership with the Delaware Valley Regio...

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Burlington County Clerk Joanne Schwartz to Offer Weddings During Farm Fair

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Burlington County Clerk Joanne Schwartz invites couples interested in tying the knot to have their wedding ceremony at the Burlington County Farm Fair! Weddings will take place on Wednesday, July 17 and Friday, July 19 in the North Show Tent at the fair. ...

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

County Clerk Joanne Schwartz Will Join Evesham Mayor Jackie Veasy to Perform Group Weddings

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County Clerk Joanne Schwartz will join Mayor Jackie Veasy to perform a group wedding at 8:30 p.m., with fireworks to follow at 9 p.m. at Cherokee High School on July 4. This “Wedding Festival” will be the first for both the County Cler...

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

Resurfacing Along Sunset Road Anticipated to Begin June 17

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Burlington County announced today that resurfacing of a 0.5-mile portion of Sunset Road (County Road 634) in Burlington and Willingboro Townships is expected to begin on June 17, 2019.

The project involves pavement milling and overlay of Sunset Road from C...

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Burlington County Health Department Hosting AIDS Memorial Quilt Panel Making Session on June 27

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To honor those lost to AIDS, the Burlington County Health Department will be hosting an AIDS Memorial Quilt Panel Making Session on Thursday, June 27. The Health Department is looking for eight people who would like to create their own panel in honor of a...

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

Freeholder Deputy Director Singh Presents The Willingboro Lakes Improvement Plan To Town Council

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Freeholder Deputy Director Balvir Singh, liaison to Department of Resource Conservation, gave a presentation on Monday night to Willingboro Town Council to discuss the planned improvement projects for Willingboro Lakes Park.

The presentation, which careful...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Resurfacing Along Beverly Road Anticipated to Begin June 10

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Burlington County announced today that resurfacing of a 1.2-mile portion of Beverly Road (County Road 543) in Burlington Township is expected to begin on June 10, 2019.

The project involves pavement milling and overlay of Beverly Road from Route 130 to Edg...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Burlington County Health Department Offering Free Community Lead Screenings for June

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The Burlington County Health Department and Virtua Community Nursing Services will be conducting a community child lead screening at the Keegan Recreational center located at 522 Wood Street, Burlington, NJ 08016 on Thursday, June 13 from 2:30 p.m. to 4:3...

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Freeholder Deputy Director Singh Announces Farmers Market Opening and Garden Expo May 11

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With spring in full swing and summer right around the corner, the Board of Chosen Freeholders is encouraging residents to shop local this summer for Jersey Fresh fruits and vegetables.

Freeholder Deputy Director Balvir Singh announced today that the weekly...

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Posted on: March 28, 2019

Burlington County Honors Women from the Farms to the Front Line

Womens History Month

Freeholder Deputy Director Balvir Singh announced that the Freeholder Board at its Wednesday, March 27 public meeting, recognized women leaders in the agricultural and public safety communities in honor of Women’s History Month.

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Posted on: February 14, 2019

Freeholder Director Pullion Announces County Supports Circuit Trails Coalition

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Freeholder Director Tom Pullion announced that the Freeholder Board adopted a resolution supporting the Circuit Trails Coalition and committed to building 18 miles of trails by 2025. When complete, the Circuit Trails will be a vast network of approximate ...

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