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Ocean County Press Releases
5/26/2020 : Freeholders Join Congressional Fight to Bring a New Veteran’s Clinic to Ocean County
5/22/2020 : Ocean County Freeholders Support Reopening of Small Businesses Stressing They Can Operate Within Guidelines
5/20/2020 : With Restrictions in Place, Ocean County Completes Its Gradual Reopening of Parks on May 22
5/19/2020 : Ocean Beaches from Point Pleasant Beach to Holgate are Open for the Start of Summer (Updated)
5/15/2020 : COVID-19 Testing Continues at Ocean County College During Week of May 18
5/14/2020 : Morris Boulevard Bridge Replacement in Stafford Township Completed Ahead of Schedule
5/13/2020 : Ocean County Pumpout Boat Program Gets Ready to Sail for 2020 Season
5/13/2020 : Freeholders Ask Residents to Remember Memorial Day and Our Fallen Veterans, Despite COVID-19 Shutdowns
5/13/2020 : Ocean County Remembers Its Fallen Peace Officers
5/12/2020 : Ocean County Opens More Parks May 14; Continues Its Gradual Reopening Plan
5/11/2020 : Residents Urged to Fill Out Census Forms
5/8/2020 : Ocean County Freeholders Remember Victory in Europe Day May 8, 1941
5/8/2020 : Covid 19 Testing Continues at Ocean County College; Change of Hours Starts Week of May 11
5/8/2020 : Ocean County Sees 4.1 Percent Increase in 2019 Tourism Revenue
5/6/2020 : Ocean County Continues Its Gradual Reopening of Parks
5/5/2020 : Residents Who Receive Stimulus Checks for Deceased Relatives Should "Check the Box" and Return the Funds - UPDATED
5/4/2020 : Freeholder Director Vicari Asks Residents to Remember Teachers and the Work They Are Doing During Teacher Appreciation Week
5/1/2020 : Ocean County Continues Drive Thru Testing for COVID 19 at Ocean County College
4/30/2020 : Ocean County Gradually Begins to Reopen Its Parks with Restrictions in Place to Promote Social Distancing
4/29/2020 : Ocean County to Discuss CARES Act Funding with Mayors
4/28/2020 : County Clerk's "My County" Poster Contest Moves Online
4/27/2020 : Small Business Administration Opens Paycheck Protection Program for Applications Again
4/23/2020 : COVID 19 Testing for Ocean County Residents Continues at Ocean County College Drive Thru Testing Site
4/22/2020 : National Library Week Celebrated Virtually with Online Resources
4/21/2020 : New Jersey Primaries Set for July 7; Deadlines to Register to Vote and Apply for Vote-By-Mail Ballot Also Changed
4/17/2020 : Ocean County Continues Testing for COVID-19; Test Site to Remain at Ocean County College
4/17/2020 : Freeholder Director Vicari Marks Earth Day
4/16/2020 : Ocean County Recycling Events Postponed Until Further Notice (Updated)
4/16/2020 : Ocean County Seniors Given a Helping Hand with Food Shopping
4/15/2020 : Freeholder Director Vicari Asks Residents to Not Throw Used Plastic Gloves on the Ground
4/9/2020 : Appointments Being Taken For Week of April 13 at OCC Drive Thru COVID-19 Test Site
4/7/2020 : Small Businesses Need Everyone's Help to Survive; Freeholder Vicari Offers Suggestions
4/7/2020 : Residents Encouraged to Buy Local If Possible
4/6/2020 : In Ocean County, Donations Given; Donations Received During Coronavirus Pandemic
4/2/2020 : Appointments Being Taken for Week of April 6 at OCC Drive Thru COVID-19 Test Site
4/2/2020 : NJEDA to Launch COVID-19 Economic Relief Package for Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program
4/2/2020 : Freeholder Director Vicari Reassures Seniors That Do Not File Federal Tax Returns That They Will Receive a Stimulus Check
4/2/2020 : Shore Towns Announce Beach and Boardwalk Bans and Other Restrictions - Updated
4/1/2020 : Ocean County Teams Up With Some Car Dealerships and Senior Meal Provider to Collect Donations for Homebound Seniors
4/1/2020 : Residents Strongly Encouraged to Fill Out Census Forms
4/1/2020 : Freeholder Director Vicari Asks Gov. Phil Murphy to Postpone Any Vote on Controversial Parkway and Turnpike Toll Increases
3/31/2020 : Ocean County Increases Daily Appointments at Drive Thru Coronavirus Testing Site
3/31/2020 : Ocean County Parks and Natural Lands Closed to the Public Until Further Notice
3/30/2020 : First Day at Ocean County College Drive Thru Testing Site Goes Smoothly; Reopens Tomorrow
3/27/2020 : Registration Under Way for Drive Thru Ocean County Coronavirus Testing Center
3/27/2020 : Ocean County Provides Decontamination Site for Emergency Response Vehicles
3/26/2020 : Ocean County College Coronavirus Testing Site Scheduled to Open March 30; Registration Required
3/25/2020 : Once Opened, Doctor's Prescription for Coronavirus Test Needed for Ocean County College Testing Site
3/24/2020 : Ocean County Recycling Events Postponed Until Further Notice
3/24/2020 : Ocean County Board of Chosen Freeholders Meetings Update
3/19/2020 : Ocean County Delivers Nature and Education To Your Home Via Social Media
3/19/2020 : Many County Clerk Services Still Available Online; Staff Ready to Answer Phone Calls
3/18/2020 : Director Vicari Says Coronavirus May Cause Changes with Business in Ocean County but Government Still Working to Assist
3/17/2020 : Ocean County Connection Closed until Further Notice
3/17/2020 : Veterans Service Bureau Still Taking Phone Calls During County Building Shutdown
3/16/2020 : Ocean County Signs Emergency Proclamation; County Buildings Will be Closed to Public for Non-Essential County Business
3/16/2020 : Ocean County Seniors Continue to Receive Home Delivered Meals During Coronavirus Outbreak
3/16/2020 : Important Information from the Ocean County Board of Social Services
3/12/2020 : Ocean County Takes Precautions for Coronavirus
3/11/2020 : Freeholder Director Vicari Warns Against Price Gouging as Coronavirus Fears Grow
3/5/2020 : Freeholders Oppose Possible Toll Hikes; Director Vicari Calls for Representation on Turnpike Authority
3/3/2020 : Ocean County Health Department Closely Monitors Coronavirus: Prepares for All Potential Scenarios
3/3/2020 : Freeholder Vicari Reminds Everyone to "Spring Ahead" for Daylight Saving Time
3/3/2020 : Lots of Employment Opportunities at Summer Job Fairs Getting Underway in Ocean County
2/18/2020 : 170 Years Have Passed Since Ocean County was Created
2/14/2020 : Freeholder Vicari Advises Seniors to Be Aware of New Social Security Scam
1/30/2020 : State Restores Funds to Crucial Senior Program Following Effort Led by Freeholder Vicari
1/29/2020 : Ocean County Continues Preparation for 2020 Census
1/27/2020 : Ocean County Sheriff Working to Assure Transition to New Advance Life Support Service Goes Smoothly
1/27/2020 : Ocean County Celebrates 100th Anniversary of A Women's Right to Vote at Feb. 11 Ceremony
1/16/2020 : Ocean County Approves Contracts for Senior Programs and Services