Mercer County is now operating an appointment-only, drive-up testing site for COVID-19 at Quaker Bridge Mall in Lawrence. Your doctor must fax your prescription to the site's appointment makers. Those who show up and who do not have an appointment will not be able to be tested. If you are symptomatic and need testing you must contact your doctor who will fax a prescription to the test site. The fax number is: (609) 630-4031.

Personal Protective Equipment Needed! Donate supplies here

Important Return to Work information for MCBOSS Employees here

N.J. Dept. of Health COVID-19 Dashboard updates positive-test cases by county daily. Mercer County releases no identifiers other than the number of cases seen in Mercer County. Mercer does not tally by municipality. Click here to subscribe to Mercer bulletins.

For information on COVID-19:

General questions? Call: 2-1-1; Call (24/7): 1-800-962-1253; Text: NJCOVID to 898-211; Text your ZIP code to 898-211 for live text assistance.

COVID-19  Updates from Mercer County

Most Mercer County-run facilities are closed due to the COVID-19. More information here.

Mercer County Employees COVID-19 Temporary Time & Attendance Provisions


Grants Information

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Mercer County Division of Culture and Heritage administers two grant programs -- Local Arts Programs (LAP) Grant Program and History Re-Grant program. These programs are offered annually for eligible, Mercer County-based, non-profit organizations.

The Division's Program Development Specialist is available to assist potential grant applicants. The Division also hosts a variety of technical assistance workshops that are open to all Mercer County non-profit organizations, libraries, schools, local governmental entities, and local individuals interested in offering arts, cultural or history programming. Groups and cultural sites are also encouraged to utilize the Commission's free newsletter and e-distribution system to help "get the word out" about their public arts and history programs.