3/16/2020 - Borough of Somerville COVID-19 Update March 18, 2020

As a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, the following restrictions and closures are in place.  

  • Somerville Borough Hall will be closed to the public effective March 17, 2020.  

  • We encourage you to e-mail, phone, or use the drop-off box located outside of Borough Hall.
  • All public meetings at Borough Hall are canceled until further notice.   
  • All door to door solicitors activities are suspended.
  • Election petitions will be received through the drop off box at Borough Hall.
  • Parking fees are waived in Lot 1,2,4, & 6.
  • Street cleaning summonses will not be issued.
  • Municipal Court is closed.
  • Somerville Public Library is closed.
  • All Recreation programs are postponed until further notice.
  • All Borough Playground equipment is closed until further notice.  This includes all Playground  equipment, basketball courts and workout stations along the Peter's Brook Greenway. 
  • NJ DMV is closed.
  • Regular Garbage pick-up will continue.
  • Somerset County Administration offices are closed effective Wednesday, March 18, 2020. County offices that will remain operational for drop off of documents are; County Clerk’s Office, County Election Board and the Surrogate’s Office. 
  • If you have respiratory illness and want to know if you should be tested for COVID-19, call your physician. If your doctor determines that you should be tested, he/she will write a prescription for you. Do not call 911, unless there is an emergency.


Please continue to monitor the Borough website for additional information.  Borough of Somerville

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