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Bridgewater-Sponsored Recreational Activities are Suspended

Effective immediately, Bridgewater Township is suspending all township-sponsored Recreation events until March 30. Additionally, all permits for the use of Bridgewater Township fields and facilities are suspended until March 30. We will continue to provide updates with any changes, or if any of these events are rescheduled.

Senior Center to Close on Monday March 16th

Attention Seniors:  The Senior Center will be closing on Monday, March 16th with plans to reopen in two weeks on Monday, March 30th.  We will keep this site updated with updated information on the status of Senior Center activities. 

PRESS RELEASE: Presumptive Positive Case of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Bridgewater Resident

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                             
March 12, 2020
Contact: Christine Madrid, Dir. of Human Services
Phone: 908-725-6300 ext. 5205
Presumptive Positive Case of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Bridgewater Resident
Bridgewater, NJ – Bridgewater is notifying residents of a presumptive positive case of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in a township resident. The test result has been sent to the CDC for confirmation.
The patient is a 25-year-old man who had close contact with a COVID-19 patient in Pennsylvania. He is currently in isolation. “The Bridgewater Health Department is monitoring the patient and working with the state to identify any potential contacts for follow-up,” said Christine Madrid, Director of Human Services.
The COVID-19 prevention guidelines for Bridgewater residents remain the same:
– Avoid close contact with people who are sick (within 6 feet).
– Wash your hands often with soap and water. If they are not available, use hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol.
– Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
– Clean frequently touched surfaces like doorknobs, switches, cabinet handles, remotes, tables, counters, sinks, toilets, etc.
What should I do if I am sick?
– Stay home. Avoid close contact with other people (within 6 feet), including family members.
– Cover your sneeze or cough with a tissue or your sleeve, not your hands.
– Call your doctor if your symptoms get worse or if you have trouble breathing.
If you have more questions:
Call 1-800-222-1222

March 16, 2020 Council Meeting – CANCELLED

Notice of Cancellation, March 16, 2020 – Regular Session

March 12, 2020 Council Agenda – Work Session


Operation Secure Shred is sponsored by The Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders, in cooperation with the County Department of Public Works.  All events run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. or until the trucks are filled, rain or shine

Proof of Somerset County residency is required. Residents can bring a combination of up to six bags, containers or boxes per trip.  No businesses allowedNo commercial vehicles allowed.  For more information, call 908-203-6018, email, or go to              

March 17, 2020-Zoning Board Meeting-CANCELLED

March 10, 2020-Planning Board Agenda

March 2, 2020 Council Agenda – Regular Session

March 3, 2020-Zoning Board Agenda

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