Essex County dedicates new Division of Family Assistance and Benefits headquarters

Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. officially dedicated the new Essex County Division of Family Assistance and Benefits (formerly the Division of Welfare) at 320 and 321 University Avenue in Newark on Monday, July 27th. The 150,000 square feet of renovated office space provides employees and clients with modern and more welcoming accommodations. By acquiring the two buildings, Essex County will save about $6 million in annual lease payments.