There are two more cases of coronavirus in Cape May County. County health officials announced on Monday that two more cases of coronavirus are confirmed, which brings the county’s total to five. The County reports that the two latest victims are a 71 year old woman, and a 50 year old man. The County says…
Cape May County has updated its closing list as a result of the coronavirus. The County Park and Zoo remains closed, and all meetings are cancelled until further notice. The Social Services Building in Rio Grande remains open, but is closed for an hour at 12:30pm for lunch. The Home Delivered Meals program is fully…
Many county employees will be working from home, and some county departments are outright closed for the time being. Freeholder Gerald Thornton says the next step is to “flatten the curve” and keeping county workers home will help do just that. The county had already sent workers home who were responsible for children in school.
Cape May County has its second recorded case of coronavirus. County officials say the second case is a 32 year old man who is recovering at home. This follows the first case announced yesterday where a 30 year old man visiting from New York City tested positive for coronavirus.
Cape May County has its first confirmed case of coronavirus. The Cape May County Department of Health announced that the victim is a 30 year old man from New York City who tested positive for the virus at a local health care facility while visiting the county. The County Department of Health says this is…
Cape May County Freeholder Director Gerald Thornton is asking for the public to remain at their primary residences for now and avoid coming to your seashore home. Thornton says everyone from local supermarkets to the local hospital has been stressed by handling responses at the shore, and the extra visitation is not needed.
Municipal police departments in Cape May County are issuing various protocol changes to their respective communities regarding responses to non emergencies, and records request. The attempt is to deal with as much as possible over the phone and reduce public interactions where it is not necessary.
A discount retail store with seven locations in Cape May County is offering senior-only shopping hours. Dollar General announced that it will dedicate the first hour of business to seniors. Store hours will be cut in the evening so stocking of shelves can occur.
The Cape May County Clerk’s office is closed to the public through the end of the month. The County announced that the office will be staffed internally, but those seeking passports, notaries, and marriage ceremonies are asked to call for an appointment sometime in the future.
Cape May County Freeholders held an emergency meeting on Sunday and passed a resolution that declared a public health emergency in our county. The resolution authorizes preventive measures to be implemented. All schools in the County are closed as of Tuesday.