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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: www.mercercounty.org/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

 

MERCER COUNTY SMALL BUSINESS OUTREACH PROGRAM

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James Chambers Jr., Coordinator
Phone: (609) 989-6212 jchambers@mercercounty.org

Wendy Sturgeon, Business Outreach Specialist
Phone: (609) 989-6503 wsturgeon@mercercounty.org

The Mercer County Business Outreach provides a direct connection to local, state and federal businesses for minority, veteran, and women-owned small businesses who qualify for an opportunity to expand their client base and grow their businesses through the Mercer County, also referred to as a “Set-Aside Program.”  Please refer to Ordinance No. 2018-5.

The ordinance states that a qualified Disabled Veteran-owned Business (DVOB), Minority-owned business (MBE), Small business (SBE), Veteran-owned Business (VBE), or Women-owned business (WBE) may register for the Mercer County Set-Aside Program. This program has set-aside 10% of the dollar value of all the County’s goods, services and construction contracts to be utilized by bid, for these qualified small businesses. 

Vendors must hold a valid Business Registration Certificate from the Department of Treasury, Division of Revenue and Enterprise Services, and be registered with the Selective Assistance Vendor Information database prior to conducting business in the State of New Jersey. Businesses interested in Mercer County bid opportunities first need to register with the State of New Jersey. Registration applications and guidelines can be accessed from  State of New Jersey Business Portal. For more information, contact the Division of Revenue Services at (609) 292-9292.

Complete the Mercer County Small Business Designation Form

Once the form is submitted, e-notification is sent to all vendors directing them to bidding opportunities on the County Procurement website.  

Current Bidding Opportunities: www.mercercounty.org/bids


The following documents are necessary to do business with Mercer County:

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