In the Spotlight
Freeholders to Fund Fireworks
The Board of Freeholders will fund the annual Park Commission Independence Day fireworks this year.
‘Profiles of Positive Aging’
As part of Older Americans Month, the Board of Freeholders honored eight 60-plus residents for contributing to their communities in many different ways.
Watch for Those Orange Bags!
County recycling crews are tying orange plastic bags to the handles of residents’ blue recycling buckets this month in preparation for the annual Curbing Hunger food drive in June.
Somerset County Budget Approved
The Board of Freeholders adopted the 2015 Somerset County budget following a public hearing.
Weekend Top 10
Looking for something exciting to do this weekend close to home? Sign up for Somerset County Tourism’s email list to get their Top 10 things-to-do ideas every week.
June Recycling Opportunities
Residents can take advantage of a “First Saturday of the Month” drop-off on June 6 and a Household Hazardous Waste drop-off on June 20 to clean up clutter from their homes.
Flag Day Event
You’re invited to the second annual Flag Day Festival! It will be held June 13 (rain date: June 14) on the courthouse lawn in Downtown Somerville.
Free Document Shredding
Afraid of identity theft? Take advantage of free, no-hassle document shredding events. Upcoming June events are June 13 in Watchung, June 20 in Raritan, and June 27 in Bedminster. Future events will be in September and October.
‘BOBO Fridays’ Food Drive
The next “Buy One, Bring One” food collection to benefit the Somerset County Food Bank Network will be held June 19 as part of Curbing Hunger Month.
Somerset County Programs &
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.
‘My Somerset County’ Scrapbook &
Digital History Project
The public is invited to share photos and comments about “all things memorable” in Somerset County in an online scrapbook, which will act as an ‘insider’s look.’ Additional features are planned for the future.
About Foreclosure - First Steps
Foreclosure Fast Facts
Generalidades Sobre Ejecuciónes Hipotecarias
Rental Assistance Program
Veterans & Military Families
Photo IDs for Veterans