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May 19, 2020

PLAINFIELD, NJ — Plainfield coronavirus cases, according to Mayor Adrian O. Mapp's daily report, stands at 2,047. A more devastating point to note is that 73 lives have been lost in the Queen City. An 88-year-old Hispanic woman has died, according to Tuesday's report. The Mayor's newsletter on ...

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May 8, 2020 - At a time when money and diapers are at a premium and hoping to ease the anxiety of the teen parents and the families they serve, the Plainfield Public Schools Family Success Center and the Plainfield High School Teen Parenting program held a diaper distribution event to assist the ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - The coronavirus has claimed two more Plainfield residents according to the press release from the Mayor's office on Monday, two Hispanic males, 74-years-old and 58-years-old. Read the Mayor's full release: As of Monday, May 11, 2020, the number of positive COVID-19 cases in ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - An update from the Mayor's office Thursday announced positive COVID-19 cases in Plainfield are up to 1,856; however, on the plus side, 769 of the positive cases have recovered.  Two more deaths have been reported, bringing the total loss of life to 53 in Plainfield.  Read the ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - Every morning Ester O. Da Silva gets an email from the Plainfield Health Department informing her of positive COVID-19 Plainfield residents. Mrs. DaSilva is a nurse with the Plainfield Public School District, and she is volunteering with the Plainfield Health Department assisting ...

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Teachers Championing Students as Teacher Appreciation Week is observed Nationally May 4-8 May 3, 2020 – As Teacher Appreciation Week is observed nationally from May 4 to May 8, it is the Plainfield Public Schools teachers who are sending their students appreciation messages. Last week students ...

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The show called Cafè PAAAS is moving to a virtual platform because of the COVID-19 Pandemic PLAINFIELD, NJ — A “CALL” for P.A.A.A.S. artists to participate in a “LIVE” online show on Friday, May 1 was announced by Teacher Othell J. Miller of the Theatre Arts program at the Plainfield Academy for ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — A message from Eric E. Jackson, the Plainfield Municipal Utilities Authority’s Executive Director, notes that the PMUA Committee Meeting, originally scheduled for Thursday, May 7, at 6:00 p.m. at the Authority's offices, has been rescheduled to Tuesday, May 12, at 6:00 p.m. The ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — Mayor Adrian O. Mapp's daily briefing noted on Tuesday there are five more deaths in Plainfield attributed to COVID-19, bringing the total to 37 lost lives in the Queen City. The losses include two African American females, 93-years-old, and 96-years-old; one Caucasian female ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ-– The Plainfield Academy for the Arts and Advanced Studies (PAAAS) was ranked among the best high schools in the United States, according to an announcement released today by U.S. News and World Report. PAAAS ranked 174 among New Jersey’s 551 Secondary Schools. U.S. News & ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — A message from the Plainfield Municipal Utilities Authority: Effective immediately, due to the Coronavirus, customers who exit their vehicles must wear and provide their own Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) while dumping at the PERC Transfer Station.  The PMUA will no longer ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — An update from the administration on Thursday indicates positive COVID-19 cases in Plainfield are up to 694, ranging in age from 24-days-old to 96-years-old.  Cases are up 543 percent since the beginning of the month.  Another two persons have been lost, Hispanic males age ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - Following Governor Murphy's daily press conference announcing that public schools would remain closed until May 15th, Plainfield's Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Diana Mitchell followed suit and issued a letter to parents and students.  According to Murphy, “We need to be ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - Mayor Adrian O. Mapp released data on the number of COVID-19 cases in Plainfield on Tuesday. There are currently 591 cases, with news of two new fatalities, a 72-year-old male, and a 74-year-old female. According to live updates on covid19.nj.gov, Union County positive cases ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — A robocall from Plainfield's Mayor Adrian O. Mapp on Monday indicates his administration is seeking active and retired doctors and nurses to staff a COVID-19 testing site in the Queen City. As of Sunday, April 12, there were 504 positive cases in Plainfield, with an additional ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — The number of positive COVID-19 cases in Plainfield has risen to 472, and a 37-year-old male has died, according to Mayor Adrian O. Mapp's update on Saturday. There are an additional 586 individuals who are self-quarantined as a result of exposure to the virus. Those ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — Mayor Adrian O. Mapp's Tuesday update on COVID-19 indicates the number of cases in Plainfield continue to climb, up to 296 from 251 on Monday. Four more individuals have succumbed to the virus, bringing the total to nine. The losses include a 43-year-old male, a 58-year-old ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — In an open letter to parents, students, teachers and community members, Plainfield Board of Education Superintendent Dr. Diana Mitchell expressed thanks for the patience and support of the students during the COVID-19 pandemic. The letter also outlined the schedule for Spring ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — A Plainfield Municipal Utilities Authority release states that until further notice, garbage and recycling are being collected together.  This is being implemented to minimize the risk of transmission of the COVID-19 virus, and a concern for the health of employees, customers, and ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — An update from Mayor Adrian O. Mapp on Sunday indicated there are now 221 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Plainfield, up from 184 in just a day.  An additional 247 persons are quarantined as a result of exposure to the coronavirus. According to live updates on covid19.nj.gov, the ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — Plainfield's number of positive COVID-19 cases have increased to 124, up from 108, as of Thursday, and there are two more people who have succumbed to the virus.  Mayor Adrian O. Mapp said there are an additional 137 persons who are quarantined due to exposure to the virus. Four ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — A letter from the Plainfield Public Schools Superintendent was sent to staff, students, and parents on Tuesday to inform them that three new employee COVID-19 cases have been identified.  Dr. Diana Mitchell said the employees work at Plainfield High School, Barlow Elementary, and ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — A recorded message by Mayor Adrian O. Mapp in a robocall Tuesday evening cited the latest number of coronavirus cases in Plainfield, and included a message about an upcoming special meeting on the budget. As of Tuesday evening, the mayor said, there are 89 confirmed positive ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - An alert from the Plainfield Police Department was issued Tuesday morning to remind residents of the current State of Emergency and Stay at Home Order issued by Governor Phil Murphy due to the COVID-19. Only essential personnel or those conducting essential business should go ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — According to the administration, Plainfield now has 44 confirmed cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, up from 35 on Friday.  Per the city, this is in addition to 72 people who are quarantined. The patients range in age from 16 to 96-years-old. According to Mayor Adrian O. Mapp, ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - una actualización del Jueves 26 de Marzo, del alcalde Adrian O. El mapp indica que en la actualidad hay 32 casos confirmados de COVID-19 en Plainfield. El alcalde Mapp dijo, "Tristemente uno de nuestros más valientes, un bombero, es uno de los que han dado positivo, hay un ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - Según un comunicado de prensa del alcalde Adrian O Mapp. El pasado Miércoles, se han confirmado 27 casos del COVID-19 coronavirus en la ciudad de Plainfield, la cual está tomando todas las precauciones necesarias junto con la división de salud y la administración que están ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — The Plainfield Municipal Utility Authority issued a revised schedule on Wednesday for garbage and recycling collections due to the state of emergency amid the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. Starting Monday, March 23, PMUA is implementing the following service adjustments until ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — Starting Monday families in the Plainfield Public Schools district who may need Internet service can apply for two free months of service with Comcast through its Internet Essentials program, the nation’s largest and most comprehensive broadband adoption program for low-income ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — El martes se emitió un aviso del Distrito de Escuelas Públicas de Plainfield, señalando que las clases para estudiantes del distrito no se llevarán a cabo el viernes 13 de marzo. Los maestros se reunirán para planificar las tareas de los estudiantes en caso de que el distrito deba ...

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