In the Spotlight
Veterans Event – Dec. 2
A town hall meeting and claims clinic for veterans, their families and veterans advocates will be held Dec. 2 at the Somerset County Human Services Building.
Somerset County offices will be closed Thursday, Nov. 26, and Friday, Nov. 27, for the Thanksgiving holiday. The Recycling Center will be closed Nov. 26 for Thanksgiving. Recycling pickup for residents of Franklin Township and South Bound Brook will be Friday, Nov. 27.
November Is National Diabetes
A proclamation recognizing the importance of communicating the seriousness of diabetes and diabetes prevention and control was presented at the Oct. 27 freeholders’ meeting.
Rabid Raccoon in Far Hills
A raccoon found in the area of Sherwood Farm Road in Far Hills has tested positive for rabies.
Rabid Raccoon in Franklin
A raccoon found in the area of Easton Avenue has tested positive for rabies. Residents are reminded that anyone bitten or scratched by a wild animal, including stray cats and dogs, should promptly wash the area and seek medical attention.
Support 'Toys for Tots'
Residents are invited to pick up a toy this holiday season, and bring a smile to a child’s face. Donations are requested by Dec. 11.
Donations Sought for the Homeless
The Somerset County Department of Human Services is seeking donations of personal and clothing items to be included in packages that will be distributed when Somerset County conducts its annual “Point-in-Time” survey of homeless individuals and families in Somerset County.
Sheriff Warns of Scam
Sheriff Frank Provenzano warns residents about scammers using the Somerset County Sheriff’s Office phone number to get victims to make payment on false warrants.
Changes to Electronic Waste
The locations and times for dropping off electronic waste have changed. Residents now have two locations to drop off e-waste on weekdays.
Somerset County Programs & Services
Would you like to be the go-to person for friends and family when it comes to understanding county government? The Overview of Somerset County Government Programs and Services is a good starting point. The 2015 County Directory is a great resource too.
Overview of Somerset County
Ever wonder what should or should not be recycled? The answer can be found in the 2015 Talking Trash brochure.
The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs and New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency are offering the following information on foreclosure relief.
About Foreclosure - First Steps
Foreclosure Fast Facts
Generalidades Sobre Ejecuciónes Hipotecarias