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Oct 21, 2019

Somerset County Fire Ban - LIFTED

The burn ban in effect for Somerset County by authority of the Somerset County Commissioners has been LIFTED effective October 21, 2019.

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Sep 26, 2019

Bay Bridge Roadwork



The right lane on the westbound bridge will be closed due to deck rehabilitation.  Effective Sept. 24, 2019, no two way traffic operations except for emergencies will occur.

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Jul 26, 2019

County Surplus Property

The County has surplus properties for sale that were aquired through the County Tax Sale or through Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief efforts.

Updated as of 9/12/2019

To view more about these properties, view the included listings. Read More
Jun 25, 2018

Somerset's 350th Anniversary

On August 22, 1666, Cecil Calvert, Lord proprietor of the province of Maryland, authorized legislation creating Somerset County, and 350 years later in this anniversary year, we look back as well as forward in celebration to honor and cherish our past as we continue to live here in the present and future.

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Somerset County Department of Social Service Seeking Advisory Board Members

The Somerset County Department of Social Services is seeking members for its local Advisory Board.   Read More