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Ian Leonard

FILE PHOTO: Salt trucks out in full force (credit: Paul Kurtz)

Road Salt Supply Running Low In Camden County

“Right now, we’re at critical stages with salt,” said Camden County Freeholder Ian Leonard, who oversees the public works department.

03/05/2014

(Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Area Crews Fill Potholes, Awaiting Warmer Weather For Real Road Repairs

Potholes. They’re everywhere. And road crews are working overtime to fill them.

02/19/2014

(Snow created problems for drivers on February 3, 2014 in Camden, NJ.  Photo by Tony Hanson)

South Jersey Struggling With Another Round of Snow Preparations

South Jersey is preparing as well as it can for whatever Mother Nature has in store, with a nor’easter on the way.

02/12/2014

(The Baird Boulevard Bridge, under reconstruction.  Credit: Mike DeNardo)

To Drivers’ Relief, Camden’s Baird Blvd. Bridge Set To Reopen

“It looks like the bridge will be open by the end of this week, or at the latest probably Saturday,” says Camden County freeholder Ian Leonard.

09/03/2013

(The State Street Bridge in Camden, closed for repairs.   Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Camden’s State Street Bridge Will Be Both New and Old When It Reopens Next Month

After a year and a half of construction, the State Street Bridge, spanning the Cooper River, is expected to reopen by August 1st, as two bridges.

07/05/2013

(Credit: Camden County freeholder Ian Leonard)

Camden County Staffers Spend Weekend Helping Atlantic County

Here’s proof of the concept that in times of need neighbors come to the rescue. In this case, it’s county to county in helping one shore community clean up.

11/03/2012

(Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Camden County Demonstrates Its New Mobile Ventilation Unit

“The smoke was so dense that you couldn’t see your hand in front of your face,” says Mark Simonetti of the county’s Office of Emergency Management. “We blew out this 12,000-square-foot building in roughly two and a half minutes.”

06/27/2012

(A portion of the Paul Robeson Library at Rutgers University will make way for a new public library branch in the same building.  Photo by Karin Phillips)

Rutgers Library in Camden Makes Room For A Public Library Branch Within

Camden, NJ has a new library opening this fall on the campus of Rutgers University, thanks to a unique partnership.

06/01/2011