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Vol. 15 Issue 2 - Newton, NJ - Tuesday, February 2, 2021

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The Sussex County Board of Commissioners has partnered with LabCorp and Vault Health to offer free COVID-19 at-home testing for all of our residents. COVID-19 vaccinations are available from several sources. Choose your desired vaccination location or sponsor and schedule your appointment. Vaccine quantities remain limited.  Read More...

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Carney Appointed to Board of County CommissionersCarney Appointed to Board of County Commissioners
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Chris Carney was appointed to the Sussex County Board of County Commissioners on January 30, 2021, filling the seat left vacant by former Commissioner Josh Hertzberg. Mr. Carney was formerly Mayor of Frankford Township.

Health and Human Services

American Heart Month 2021: Controlling High Blood PressureAmerican Heart Month 2021: Controlling High Blood Pressure
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This February, take the opportunity to learn more about high blood pressure, and empower yourself or others to begin your journey to blood pressure control and better heart health.

Law Enforcement

Identity Theft - Know Your RightsIdentity Theft - Know Your Rights
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Here's an overview of your rights when recovering from identity theft. If someone is using your information to open new accounts or make purchases, report it and get help.


2021 Recycling Schedule Announced2021 Recycling Schedule Announced
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The Sussex County Municipal Utilities Authority provides FREE Recycling Services to residents and businesses.
*** 2021 Recycling Flyer ***


Invasive Species in New JerseyInvasive Species in New Jersey
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Gain a basic understanding of invasive species, their role in our local ecosystem, and how to rid them from your backyard - February 5 via Zoom.

County Clerk

Election Dates and DeadlinesElection Dates and Deadlines
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The Sussex County Clerk has posted important dates pertaining to the 2021 Primary Election.

Engineering (Roads & Bridges)

Rehabilitation of Bridge C-09Rehabilitation of Bridge C-09
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Please be advised that North Shore Road at Sussex County Bridge C-09 at Cranberry Lake will now be open to two-way traffic. Recently completed construction activities include new pylon and bridge railing added, in addition to new guiderail safety features.

Sussex County Community College

Summer RegistrationSummer Registration
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Summer Registration Begins February 22, 2021

Town of the Month

Hopatcong BoroughHopatcong Borough
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Hopatcong was originally established as the Town of Brooklyn on April 2, 1898, from portions of Byram Township. On March 22, 1901, the Borough of Hopatcong replaced Brooklyn. In 1922, residents of Byram Cove, Northwood, and other areas to the west of the original land area of the borough, voted to leave Byram Township and join Hopatcong, leaving the Borough with its current borders. (Wikipedia)

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A Program of the County of Sussex

Board of Commissioners
Dawn Fantasia   Director
Anthony Fasano   Deputy Director
Chris Carney  
Sylvia Petillo  
Herbert Yardley  

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