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.

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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


Is Mercer Open?

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On rare occasions Mercer County Government offices are forced to close unexpectedly. If county offices should need to close outside normal business hours, that message will be delivered as quickly as possible on Facebook or on Twitter. For closings due to inclement weather, you may visit any of the information sources listed below, which post closings at their discretion.

The following commercial stations also carry County announcements, although we cannot assure their timeliness:

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Court Closings

The Superior Court offices in Trenton may have a different closing schedule than the County in the event of inclement weather. Listen to NJ 101.5 FM or go to their website for Superior Court closing information.