Update: There is one community case confirmed as of July 21, 2020. Anyone flying in to New Jersey should now fill out a questionnaire and are strongly encouraged to get tested.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Mayor Angie Devanney provided the following Covid-19 Update as of July 20, 2020:
It appears the Township is reporting one community case of Covid-19. Confirmation is pending with our Health Officer. Remember, contract tracing will/has been initiated. Any incidence of a community Covid-19 case, our public health nurse will notify you if you have been potentially exposed.
If you have traveled outside of New Jersey, please consider a Covid-19 test.
Please continue to exercise CAUTION by:
- Wear a mask when you leave your house and cannot social distance.
- Santized your hands every time it is possible.
- Do not touch your face.
Here are the numbers as of July 20, 2020:
14 active cases: 13 Vulnerable Population Institutions
272 closed cases: 123 LTC Recovered; 55 LTC Deaths; 4 BH Resident Deaths
Total of 286 Cases