BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - In Monday's daily COVID-19 "news" update provided by the township, two additional deaths were reported at Long Term Care facilities in Berkeley Heights. As a result of a network outage with the Department of Health reporting system, the township believes this number is low.
Berkeley Heights COVID-19 update by the numbers:
169 total cases reported (increase of 4); 37 active cases (increase of 1), 29 from LTCs (increase of 1); 132 closed cases (increase of 3): 31 recovered from LTCs (increase of 3). 31 LTC deaths (increase of 3), 3 community deaths (same).
In other news
- Murphy: Schools to Remain Closed
- Governor Murphy issued a directive allowing for municipalities to open tennis courts for singles play only, private tennis clubs must remain closed; Berkeley Heights is still evaluating this, while New Providence opened their municipal courts to New Providence residents only.
- The Governor should have more answers to opening municipal pools by the end of this week.