MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown Mayor Tim Dougherty provided residents with a daily update on Tuesday May 5.

The positives are up to 441, said Mayor Dougherty.

"Our numbers jumped up one", said Dougherty. "One is too many, but it's better than two".

Sign Up for Morristown Newsletter
Our newsletter delivers the local news that you can trust.

He asked everyone to continue to practice physical distance, wash hands often and wear face protection. Mayor Dougherty asked anyone who is out in public to wear a mask. 

"I can't stress that enough", said Dougherty. "I know people are tired of hearing me say it, but I'm going to keep saying it and I'm going to keep telling you to wear it until they tell us there isn't a reason to.


Sign up to get all the news as it happens at and follow us on Facebook at and on Twitter at @MorristownTAP and on Instagram at @tapintomorristown