MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Some Halloween festivities in Morris Township have been canceled due to the pandemic, announced officials.
"We are sorry to announce the 2020 Trunk-or-Treat and Fire Department (Fairchild & Hillside) Halloween Parades are canceled", they said. "The decision to cancel this year was a difficult one, but due to the increasing number of COVID-19 cases the Township decided to cancel in an abundance of caution."
The Township is reporting nine new cases this week and with the state moving to a moderate COVID-19 designation for the state, local officials have canceled the Halloween activities.
Not all festivities are canceled. The Outdoor Halloween Movie featuring the 2019 The Addam’s Family is still being held on October 24th, at dusk, approximately 6 PM. A bonfire with the Morris Township Fire Dept. will follow the movie at Ginty Field.