Cape May County freeholders are expected to take a position to support a ballot question that allows peacetime veterans to get a $250 property tax deduction. A formal vote on a resolution supporting the ballot question is expected at the next meeting.
Cape May County is reporting six new resident cases of coronavirus. There is also one new non resident case to report, in Avalon. There are only 75 resident cases of the virus in Cape May County.
Cape May County has received a state grant totaling over a half million dollars for coronavirus testing. County officials say the funding comes from the New Jersey Department of Health. Testing will be improved for at risk priority individuals.
County officials announced that pre-registration is underway for Phase 3 grant assistance relating to the coronavirus pandemic. The pre-registration began Monday. Businesses with fewer than 50 employees can apply under terms of the grant program.
Cape May County added six new cases of coronavirus on Sunday. Lower Township was the only community to add two cases. There are still fewer than 100 cases in the County despite a big increase statewide.
The Cape May County Board of Chosen Freeholders has approved a new assistance program for those who have been financially impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. The Board approved two resolutions earlier this week that provides $1.5 million through two separate programs. A small business funding program is based on resiliency.
Cape May County added ten additional cases of coronavirus Wednesday. Two cases apiece were reported in Woodbine, Lower Township, Middle Township, and North Wildwood. There are only nine non-resident active cases in the County.
Cape May County reported only three new coronavirus cases on Tuesday. The new cases were in Lower Township, Ocean City, and Wildwood Crest. The number of community cases is down to 68, and there are only nine non-resident cases.
The five freeholder candidates will debate during an online format on Wednesday. The League of Women Voters of Cape May County is sponsoring the debate featuring two incumbent republicans, two democrats, and an independent. The event will begin at 7:00pm at Congress Hall in Cape May and last about 90 minutes.
There were only four new cases of coronavirus reported Monday by County health officials, with community cases in Avalon, Middle Township, and Ocean City. There was also one new long term care case reported. No town in the County has twenty cases of the virus; nine of the County’s 16 communities have zero, or one…