County Updates

  1. Keep up-to-date on upcoming events and meetings, as well as your latest news headlines.
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    Gloucester County’s Pitman Golf Course is open for golf year round

    Located in beautiful Gloucester County, New Jersey, the Pitman Golf Course offers players of all abilities the opportunity to have a fun and challenging game of golf all year round. Read on...
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    Gloucester County DREAM Park will hold Layover and Learn clinics

    (Logan Township, NJ) – The Gloucester County DREAM Park partners with GEAR to present Layover and Learn on Monday, May 31 and Wednesday, June 2. Read on...
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    Updates at the Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site

    Gloucester County Commissioner Director Robert M. Damminger announced updates to the Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site’s upcoming schedule. Read on...
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    Department Spotlight: Veterans Affairs

    In 2021, we’re continuing these services, events and more and want to educate you on how you can get the most out of living in Gloucester County. Read on...
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  6. Department Spotlight: Social Services

    It is the mission and the responsibility of the Gloucester County Division of Social Services to provide an opportunity for self-sufficiency to individuals and families through economic and social service programs designed for this purpose. Read on...
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    DREAM Park May Events

    (Logan Township, NJ) – The Gloucester County DREAM Park is hosting many “free to spectate” top-rated horse shows and competitions this May. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Picklenic- POSTPONED

    (Sewell, NJ)—Gloucester County Board of Commissioners in partnership with the Department of Parks and Recreation will host “Picklenic,” a special event for pickleball players. Read on...
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    The Whitall House opens new exhibit this Spring

    (National Park, NJ)—The Whitall House will be opening a new exhibit called "Whispers of the Past: Archeology at Red Bank Battlefield.” Read on...
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    Department Spotlight: Senior Services

    In 2021, we will be shining a spotlight on our departments and the services they can offer you and your family to get the most out of living in Gloucester County. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Mega Site reaches 100,000 senior vaccinations

    (Sewell, NJ)—The Gloucester County continues to prioritize 65+ individuals at the Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site. As of Monday, April 26, the site has vaccinated 100,180 seniors. Read on...
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    Register today to receive your COVID-19 Vaccine

    The Gloucester County Mega Site is now open to all individuals who live and work within New Jersey. Read on...
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    The Gloucester County Animal Shelter will host Kitten Shower

    The Gloucester County Board of Commissioners announced that the Gloucester County Animal Shelter will host a Kitten Shower on May 1, 2021 from noon to 3 p.m. to celebrate the upcoming arrival of new kittens as June is kitten season. Read on...
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    Find your new pet at the Gloucester County Animal Shelter

    (Clayton, NJ)—The Gloucester County Animal Shelter (GCAS) is here to help residents find the perfect pet for their family. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Mega Site welcomes walk-ins

    (Sewell, NJ)—The Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site will welcome walk-ins beginning Thursday, April 22, 2021. Read on...
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    Join Gloucester County for Earth Day Celebrations

    In preparation for Earth Day 2021, the Gloucester County Board of Commissioners will hold Earth Day Celebrations across the County. Read on...
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    Lose your CDC Card? Here’s what to do

    Gloucester County Mega Site is urging residents who lost their CDC cards to visit the New Jersey Immunization Information System (NJIIS). Read on...
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    Join Gloucester County Library for a virtual event

    Gloucester County Library System (GCLS) will hold a virtual author discussion with historian Dr. Keisha N. Blain. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Animal Shelter has loving pets for you

    (Clayton, NJ)—The Gloucester Country Animal Shelter is open to help you find the purr-fect pets for your family. Read on...
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    Commissioner Heather Simmons urges residents to vote for 2021 Best of Gloucester County

    Gloucester County Commissioner Heather Simmons presented the Proclamation from the County of Gloucester, and a Resolution from the NJ Third Legislative District, to Arctic Wolf. Read on...
  21. Gloucester County will hold Virtual Mega Job Fair and Resource Event

    In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Gloucester Board of Commissioners, in partnership with the Gloucester County Workforce Development Board, is presenting the Gloucester County Virtual Mega Job Fair and Resource Event. Read on...
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    Keep a look out for Lanternflies this spring

    The Gloucester County officials are asking residents to be proactive and take action against the Spotted Lanternfly. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Mega Site halts Johnson & Johnson distribution

    The Gloucester County Mega Site will be holding all Johnson & Johnson vaccine until further notice. Read on...
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    Trout Season begins at Gloucester County Parks

    The Gloucester County Board of Commissioners and Department of Parks and Recreation announce trout season will begin on Saturday, April 10. Read on...
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    Senior Appointments continue to rise at the Gloucester County Mega Site

    (Sewell, NJ)—The Gloucester County continues to prioritize seniors at the Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Animal Shelter announces Bottle Baby Program

    (Clayton, NJ)—The Gloucester Country Animal Shelter and the Gloucester County Board of Commissioners are excited to announce the Bottle Baby Program at the shelter. Read on...
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    Spring Festival 2021 to be held at Red Bank Battlefield

    (National Park, NJ)—The Gloucester County Board of Commissioners will hold the annual Spring Festival on Saturday, April 24, 2021. Read on...
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    Best of Gloucester County voting now through July 30

    (Gloucester County, NJ)—With over 100 categories to choose from, Gloucester County residents can vote for their favorite diner, pharmacy, food store, or fitness center as part of this year’s Best of Gloucester County contest. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site celebrates its quarter of a million vaccinations

    (Sewell, NJ)—The Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site reached it’s 250,000 vaccinations milestone on Thursday, April 1, 2021. Read on...
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    Gloucester County launching COVID-19 Microenterprise Grant Program

    The Gloucester County Board of Commissioners is launching the COVID 19 Microenterprise Business Assistance Program in response to the economic hardships experienced by small businesses due to the pandemic. Read on...
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    An update to Gloucester County’s COVID-19 testing efforts

    (Sewell, NJ)—Gloucester County will be operating on a modified schedule due to the upcoming holiday. Read on...
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    The Gloucester County Animal Shelter is seeking donations for kitten season

    (Clayton, NJ)—The Gloucester County Animal Shelter (GCAS) is seeking donations to prepare for the 2021 kitten season. Read on...
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    Gloucester County DREAM Park Announces April Schedule

    The Gloucester County DREAM Park is hosting top-rate horse shows and events this month. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Animal Shelter has the pets for you

    (Clayton, NJ)—The Gloucester County Animal Shelter (GCAS) is open to help Gloucester County families find their new furry friends and is making it more affordable than ever with reduced adoption fees. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Commission for Women announces virtual table talk to honor Gloucester County women

    The Gloucester County Commission for Women is sponsoring a virtual event to mark the Commission’s continuing commitment to recognizing and celebrating the contributions of exemplary women to the essence and fabric of Gloucester County. Read on...
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    Gloucester County opens new Rowan/Ellis Mill Road/ US 322 Connector

    (Glassboro)— Gloucester County has completed the connection of two existing roadways under the CR 641 Spur Phase II project located in the Borough of Glassboro and Township of Harrison, Gloucester County. Read on...
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    Deputy Director Frank J. DiMarco attends Sewer/Water Groundbreaking Ceremony

    Commissioner Deputy Director Frank J. DiMarco attended the Woolwich Township Route 322 Sewer/Water Groundbreaking ceremony that took place on Monday, March 15 at the intersection of US Rt. 322 and Locke Avenue. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Certified Gardener Program helps residents get ready for Spring

    The county offers gardening advice at no cost through the Gloucester County Certified Gardener Program. Read on...
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    Commissioner Simmons honors Richard K. Sallick Advocacy Award winner

    Commissioner Heather Simmons presented a proclamation to Jason Nothdurft- recipient of the Richard K. Sallick Advocacy Award in 2020, the presentation being delayed due to the pandemic. Read on...
  41. The Gloucester County Mega Site opens sensory room in new building

    (Sewell, NJ)—The Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site has established a new sensory room in its second location for individuals who need to receive their vaccination in a quieter space. Read on...
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    Weekend tire drop off to be held Saturday, March 20

    March 2021 has been designated as "Tire Amnesty Month" in Gloucester County, announced Commissioner Director Robert M. Damminger. Read on...
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    Find your new pet at the Gloucester County Animal Shelter

    (Clayton, NJ)—The Gloucester County Animal Shelter (GCAS) is open to help Gloucester County families find their new furry friends. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Dream Park offers therapeutic riding program

    (Logan Twp., NJ)—The Gloucester County Dream Park offers a riding program for children and adults with developmental, physical, and mental/ emotional challenges. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Animal Shelter’s Barn Cat Program is in full swing

    (Clayton, NJ)—The Gloucester County Animal Shelter is looking for participants for its Barn Cat Program. Read on...
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    COVID-19 testing continues at Gloucester County

    (Sewell, NJ)—Gloucester County has begun operating it’s COVID-19 testing site Monday through Friday. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Fire Marshal urges residents to check their smoke detector

    The Gloucester County Board of Commissioners encourages residents to use this upcoming change to remind themselves to also check their smoke detectors. Read on...
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    March is Tire Amnesty Month in Gloucester County

    (South Harrison, NJ)—Gloucester County Director Robert M. Damminger reminds residents that in honor of Tire Amnesty Month, the Solid Waste Complex will be holding free tire drop-offs throughout the month of March. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Utilities Authority warns about hazards of flushing wipes

    (Paulsboro, NJ)—The Gloucester County Board of Commissioner is joining the Gloucester County Utilities Authorities (GCUA) to think before disposing of cleaning materials. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Mega Site opens vaccine eligibility

    (Sewell, NJ)—Gloucester County Mega Site will expand its vaccine eligibility beginning Monday, March 15 and again on Monday, March 29. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Animal Shelter has animals looking for forever homes

    (Clayton, NJ)—The Gloucester County Animal Shelter (GCAS) is open to help Gloucester County families find their new furry friends. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Sheriff's Office phone scam

    The Gloucester County Sheriff’s Office would like to warn the public of a phone scam in which the caller identifies himself as Lt. David Austin of the Gloucester County Sheriff’s Office. Read on...
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    Weekday COVID-19 testing at Gloucester County

    ?(Sewell, NJ)—Gloucester County has begun operating it’s COVID-19 testing site Monday through Friday. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site reaches 100,000 vaccinations

    The Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site hit it’s 100,000 vaccinations milestone on Sunday, February 28, 2021. Read on...
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    Gloucester County’s COVID-19 testing continues Monday through Friday

    (Sewell, NJ)—Gloucester County will be operating their COVID-19 testing site Monday through Friday beginning Monday, March 1, 2021. Read on...
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    Change your career path with Gloucester County

    (Sewell, NJ)—The Gloucester County Department of Economic Development has developed a survey for individuals that are currently unemployed. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Animal Shelter is here to help you find your perfect pet

    (Clayton, NJ)—The Gloucester County Animal Shelter (GCAS) is open to help Gloucester County families find their new furry friends. Read on...
  58. Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site reaches 75,000 vaccinations

    (Sewell, NJ)—On Sunday, February 21, 2021, the Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site administered the 75,000thCOVID-19 Vaccination at Rowan College of South Jersey in Sewell, NJ. Read on...
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    The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will be holding a COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

    (Sewell, NJ)—The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will be holding a COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at the Gloucester County Office of Veterans Affairs on Saturday, February 13, 2021. Read on...
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    “Missed appointment” notification will not affect appointment dates or time

    (Sewell, NJ)—Gloucester County has been notified of individuals receiving “missed appointment” emails early this morning pertaining to appointments they have scheduled for today, Tuesday, February 9, 2021. Read on...
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    Face masks showing up in mail are part of latest scam

    Face masks are showing up in mailboxes even though the recipients are saying they didn't order them. Read on...
  62. An update on Second Doses at Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site

    (Sewell, NJ)—Any individual who received their first dose at the Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site will be accommodated for their second dose at the site. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Sheriff’s Office nabs #3 on Sheriff Morina’s most wanted list

    (Woodbury, NJ)– Gloucester County Sheriff Carmel Morina announced that Bruce Palmer, #3 on the Sheriff’s Top Ten Most Wanted List, was located and arrested on Thursday, January 28, 2021. Read on...
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    Gloucester County warn residents of stimulus scams

    Gloucester County Board of Commissioners would like to warn residents of future scams of fake claims of offering stimulus payments. Read on...
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    An update from the Gloucester County Mega Site

    On Thursday, January 28, 2021 the Gloucester County Mega Site was operating smoothly with the State’s New Jersey Vaccine Scheduling System (NJVSS). Around 10 a.m., their system glitched and we had to begin operating our backup system. Read on...
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    Update to Gloucester County’s COVID-19 testing efforts

    (Sewell, NJ)—Gloucester County will be operating their COVID-19 testing site two days a week as of January 11, 2021. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site has had no appointment cancelations

    Gloucester County’s Mega Vaccination Site has all of its appointments organized and consistent with the number of vaccines we have. Appointments are never scheduled without the vaccines to accompany them. Read on...
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    Update on COVID-19 Vaccine Second Dose

    The Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site and the State of New Jersey are currently working to accommodate all individuals without a second appointment date. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Mega Site: Update on Second Dosage

    Gloucester County’s Mega Vaccination Site is currently using the New Jersey Vaccine Scheduling System (NJVSS) to schedule all vaccine appointments Read on...
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    Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site: Registration Process

    The Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site has appointments available through January 28, 2020. The state will be releasing appointment times as vaccinations are available. The state mandates vaccine availability. Read on...
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    Commissioner Jim Jefferson attends Habitat for Humanity home dedication

    Commissioner Jefferson attended the Habitat for Humanity Home Dedication for the Abouhali Family Tuesday, January 19 in Woodbury, NJ. Read on...
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    What you need to know about the Gloucester County Mega Vaccination Site: Vaccine Phases

    Gloucester County is home to one of six vaccine sites across the State of New Jersey. Read on...
  73. American Job Center is available to help residents with their job search

    The Gloucester County American Job Center is a dedicated career center for individuals seeking employment service, job matching, interview skills, resume writing, literacy programs and education and training. Read on...
  74. Gloucester County continues to offer COVID-19 testing

    Gloucester County will be operating their COVID-19 testing site two days a week. COVID-19 testing will now take place on Tuesdays and Fridays only. An appointment is required Read on...
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    Update to Gloucester County’s COVID-19 testing efforts

    (Sewell, NJ)—Gloucester County will be operating their COVID-19 testing site two days a week beginning on January 11, 2021. Read on...
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    Gloucester County holds 335th Annual Reorganization Meeting

    (Woodbury, NJ)—Gloucester County held its annual Reorganization Meeting where they gathered at the Gloucester County Board of Commissioners for the first time. Read on...
  77. Gloucester County and Camden County Pearl Harbor Day Ceremony

    Gloucester County Honors the 79th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor

    Today and every day, we honor and thank those who have served and continue to serve our country. Read on...
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    Certified Gardeners Spring Garden Expo and Plant Sale Ready to get your Garden Started? Come join us and...
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    Tuberculosis Skin Testing or Mantoux Test Skin Testing is provided to Gloucester County Resi...
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    Vaccines for Children Clinic Please call 218-4127 for an appointment.
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