NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Mayor Al Morgan provides the following COVID-19 Update as of Monday, July 27, 2020:

"We are happy and optimistic to report no new COVID-19 cases, no active cases, and no new COVID-19 deaths in New Providence. Although this is very good news for us, some of our neighboring communities, and surrounding areas are seeing new cases and an increase in their numbers. Please be vigilant in following all safety protocols. This is not the time to be lax. Continue to wash your hands often, and sanitize surfaces. Please adhere to all social distancing and mask requirements to help us ensure everyone’s health and safety. Please self-quarantine for 14 days if you visit any of the listed states identified below. Please keep our lost and their families in your thoughts and prayers.  We will continue to keep you updated as we receive confirmed information. We will get through this if everyone does their part!" said Mayor Al Morgan.

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There have been 163 total cases reported in New Providence with 27 total deaths since the beginning of the pandemic.  

Long Term Care (LTC) cases are included in the above NP reporting totals:
Lantern Hill Independent Living:
9 Positive Cases
3 Deaths
0 Active
Lantern Hill LTC:
17 Positive Cases
  9 Deaths
  0 Active
Spring Grove LTC:
46 Positive Cases
   8 Deaths
   0 Active
Total LTC Cases: 72
Total LTC Deaths: 20
Active: 0
Total NP Cases non/LTC: 91
Recovered non/LTC: 83
Current NP Active Cases non/LTC: 0
Total NP Deaths non/LTC: 7
0 New Cases
0 New Deaths

The state defines the 14-day quarantine travel advisory to travel from states identified as those that have a positive COVID-19 test rate higher than 10 per 100,000 residents or have a 10% or higher positivity rate over a seven-day rolling average. As of Tuesday, July 21, there are currently 31 states that meet the criteria stated above:
* Alabama (added 6/24/20)
* Alaska (added 7/21/20)
* Arkansas (added 6/24/20)
* Arizona (added 6/24/20)
* California (added 6/30/20)
* Delaware (re-added 7/21/20)
* Florida (added 6/24/20)
* Georgia (added 6/30/20)
* Iowa (added 6/30/20)
* Idaho (added 6/30/20)
* Indiana (added 7/21/20)
* Kansas (added 7/7/20)
* Louisiana (added 6/30/20)
* Maryland (added 7/21/20)
* Mississippi (added 6/30/20)
* Missouri (added 7/21/20)
* Montana (added 7/21/20)
* Nebraska (added 7/21/20)
* Nevada (added 6/30/20)
* New Mexico (added 7/14/20)
* North Carolina (added 6/24/20)
* North Dakota (added 7/21/20)
* Ohio (added 7/14/20)
* Oklahoma (added 7/7/20)
* South Carolina (added 6/24/20)
* Tennessee (added 6/30/20)
* Texas (added 6/24/20)
* Utah (added 6/24/20)
* Virginia (added 7/21/20)
* Washington (added 7/21/20)
* Wisconsin (added 7/14/20)

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Be well, stay safe, and keep strong! We are one day closer to normalcy. Pioneer Strong!
-Mayor Al Morgan