RANDOLPH, NJ- The following is an update from Randolph Township:
Thank you to everyone for your continued patience and support during this challenging time. The following is a summary of the most recent information/actions related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
As of today: 111,188 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in NJ; 5,030 cases in Morris County. There are 2 new cases in Randolph, bringing the total to date to 240.
Of the 240 cases: 41 households have more than one individual; 11 individuals are currently hospitalized; 110 individuals have had symptoms resolve and can return to normal activities.
It is with great sadness that we must report 1 additional fatality, bringing the total to 17. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families who have lost loved ones. The families have requested that no further information be released.
Included in the numbers above: 21 of the cases and 9 of the fatalities are associated with long-term care facilities; 4 of the 11 individuals currently hospitalized are residents of these facilities.
All individuals considered to be close contacts of the confirmed cases are contacted and asked to self-quarantine for 14 days.
On April 24, Governor Murphy issued Executive Order No. 128, which authorizes tenants under certain circumstances to apply their security deposit monies to pay rent.
On April 24, NJ Supreme Court Chief Justice Stuart Rabner issued a second Omnibus Order concerning court operations, which includes municipal courts.