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


Clean Air Program

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Clean air throughout Mercer County is a priority and is obtained by compliance with the national clean air standards for ozone and other pollutants, as per the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection clean air standards.

Mercer County Public Health County Environmental Health Act Agency administers the Air Pollution Control Program pursuant to authority delegated by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection under N.J.A.C. 7:27 et seq. The Agency performs annual inspections of delegated minor source B facilities that include dry cleaners, paint shops, and other permitted sources, including boilers and emergency generators.

The Agency also investigates air pollution complaints received from the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Emergency Notification Hotline and citizen referrals. Clean air investigations include open burning, odors, visual emissions, particulates, idling diesel vehicles, air permits, and certificates.

Additional information regarding air-related issues may be found at the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Air Quality.