Camden County

County’s Code Blue Advisories assist homeless

The Camden County Health Officer has issued a “Code Blue” Severe Weather Advisory for extreme weather conditions. The Health Department and the Office of Emergency Management have worked with each municipality to ensure they have the proper resources to respond to these severe weather situations as part of their individual…

New technology in County allows 911 texts

Camden County's ability to accept 911 text messages this summer will lead the state with a technology advance that will better protect residents. Supporters say the text service would be useful to those with speech or hearing problems, or could prove crucial in circumstances - such as a burglary -…

Guide to senior services

The Camden County Board of Freeholders is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life of our senior citizen community. We can help with programs designed to assist those most in need and also provide opportunities to those just looking to increase their quality of life with education, recreational & cultural…

Freeholder Meeting in Pennsauken

The Freeholder Board invites you to a Town Meeting on Thursday, Oct. 18, at 6:30 p.m. in the Camden County Boathouse at Cooper River, 7050 North Park Drive, Pennsauken. At 7:00 p.m. the Freeholder Board will hold its regular monthly meeting, which you are also invited to attend. Caucus Agenda.

Jogging path at Cooper River rerouted

The walking and jogging path circling Cooper River Park has been rerouted near Route 130 to avoid the roadway construction project. A temporary bridge now provides uninterrupted access to the path for your workout and recreational enjoyment. The Route 130 bridge is being replaced and the project will also include…

More effective 911 response planned

Each month, the Camden County Communications Center answers more than 50,000 calls, dispatches police for 33 departments, and dispatches fire and emergency medical services to all 37 municipalities. Soon, thanks to a new state-of-the-art Public Safety Radio Communications project, our first responders will have better tools to serve you. Camden…

9/11 Tree Planting at the Victims Memorial

The Camden County Freeholder Board is partnering with Rutgers University School of Social Work, AmeriCorps Healthy Futures initiative and the New Jersey Tree Foundation to plant 11 trees at the Victims of Terrorism Memorial in Cooper River Park on Sept. 11th at 10:00 a.m. Traditionally, this is a day of…

2012 Women’s Health Conference

The Freeholder Board’s Annual Women’s Health Conference will be held on Sept. 29, at Eastern Regional High School in Voorhees. The conference includes workshops on mind and body, health and fitness and personal safety. The Conference is FREE to residents of Camden County. Continental breakfast and a healthy lunch will…

Temporary pedestrian bridge in the works

As part of the roadway widening and drainage improvement project on Route 130 from the former Collingswood Circle to North Park Drive, a temporary pedestrian bridge will be installed over the Cooper River. This temporary structure will be in place during the road construction to allow uninterrupted access to Cooper…

Program transitions dropouts to college

Camden County College will begin offering high school dropouts throughout the County the opportunity to earn a high school diploma and get a jump start on college through its new Transition to College Program beginning this fall. This new initiative is a commitment from the Freeholder Board and the college…

No Smoking in the Parks policy

On July 19th the American Cancer Society launched a public awareness campaign on the County’s No Smoking in the Parks policy. Signs are being posted in all our parks to make sure residents understand that Camden County’s parks are smoke-free. The Freeholder Board has banned smoking in all locations within…
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