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     Bernards Township Announces RAVE Mobile Safety Communications System: Bernards Township is pleased to announce their partnership with RAVE Mobile Safety to provide enhanced and streamlined communications to the public. This system allows the public to choose the type of information they wish to receive and in the format they prefer. You are receiving this email because you have signed up for township alerts in the past, you will need to create a new RAVE account in order to continue receiving notifications......      



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Did you know?

  • Somerset County was created in 1688.
  • Basking Ridge got its first post office in 1802.
  • Public education arrived in Bernards Township when local School Districts were established in 1853.
  • The first newspaper was printed in Bernards Township in 1870.
  • Liberty Corner Fire Company was incorporated in 1910.
  • South Maple Avenue became one of the first paved roads in New Jersey in 1928.
  • The Somerset Hill YMCA was established in 1951.
  • Bernards Township celebrated its 200th anniversary in 1960.
  • Grand Union was the first store to open at Lyons Mall in 1970.
  • The US Golf Association located in Liberty Corner in 1972.
  • Somerset County celebrated its 300th anniversary in 1988.