What's a County Commissioner?
What is the Somerset County Board of County Commissioners?
Made up of 5 Commissioners, elected in staggering election periods
Each of the Commissioners is Elected at-large
A full-time County Administrator manages the day-to-day operations of County Government.
The board selects a director each year from amongst its members to lead meetings.
What are the responsibilities of a Commissioners?
Each Commissioners chairs a standing committee:
Finance and Administrative Services
Public Health & Safety
Each Freeholder oversees:
County Higher Education and Vocational Technical Schools
Road and Bridge Maintenance
Parks and Recreation