Edited April 2, 2020 at 7:10 p.m.

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - There are 22 total cases of COVID-19 reported in New Providence as of April 2, 2020.

In Mayor Al Morgan's message today, he reported that six cases are fully recovered, seven cases are recovering at home, and two are hospitalized.

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Mayor Al's April 2, 2020 message read:

We will continue to keep you updated. Please continue following all protocols. Please visit www.newprov.org for more information. 

The Union County COVID-19 Test Center at Kean University has implemented a “telehealth” procedure for persons seeking a COVID-19 test. Union County residents, as well as all first responders and health workers working in the county regardless of residence, can report symptoms and schedule testing by calling 908-373-5105.

For general information about COVID-19 and phone contacts for 24/7 assistance with questions, visit the New Jersey Department of Health at www.nj.gov/health.

Monday, April 6th begins spring brush and grass pick-up. It is a good weekend to keep busy around the yard. Please continue to check on each other especially our most vulnerable and our seniors. Our police, fire, rescue squad, and emergency management team are prepared and ready to help in any situation. We will get through this together. Pioneer Strong! 

-Mayor Al Morgan