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


Newsletter & Cultural Calendar

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Mercer County Cultural and Heritage Update is a quarterly newsletter and cultural calendar. The publication provides information on local arts organizations’ activities and contests, art-related articles and reviews. Information on upcoming art exhibits, theater and musical events, and historical tours are among the things offered in the quarterly calendar of events.

This publication is free of charge and available in large print upon request as well as downloadable as a PDF file. For questions and to request a copy of an archived issue of Update, please contact the editor at c& Articles and contributions may be submitted to the editor for publication, space permitting. The deadlines for submitting information are the second week of:

  • January for the Spring issue, which covers March, April and May
  • April for the Summer issue, which covers June, July and August
  • July for the Fall issue, which covers September, October and November.
  • October for the Winter issue, which covers December, January and February

If you have any questions, concerns or comments, or would like to have your organization featured in an article, email information to: c&


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