New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy says a complete state shutdown remains on the table, but he’s certainly hoping it will be avoided. Murphy appeared on Fox News Sunday and stated that a state shutdown would be a last resort. He does say the state faces huge challenges over the next 90 days.
New Jersey added over 3,800 new cases of coronavirus on Sunday. State health officials also reported 13 new deaths from the virus. This is the second day in a row where the number of new cases were under 4,000.
3,924 new cases of coronavirus were reported by the State on Saturday. New Jersey is hovering right around the 4,000 caseload per day average in recent weeks. The rate of transmission has dropped to 1.16. State officials fear that the Thanksgiving holiday and visitation will result in a further uptick in cases.
There are 4,100 new cases of coronavirus reported in New Jersey Friday. State health officials say there are also 19 new confirmed deaths. The total number of cases in the State since the beginning of the pandemic is 326,473.
New Jersey is suggesting now that all school districts in the State should consider fully remote learning, and suspend in-class education. A new school map released by the State Friday puts all of New Jersey in the orange, or “high”, category. Cape May County was among the last counties to switch to orange, and that…
New Jersey reported over 4,500 new cases of coronavirus on Thanksgiving Day. State officials also report 39 new confirmed deaths. New Jersey has now surpassed over 322,000 cases of the virus during the pandemic.
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy Wednesday now says he strongly discourages all non-essential interstate travel. Murphy made the announcement on his social media page Wednesday afternoon. Anyone who arrives to New Jersey from outside our immediate region should self-quarantine for 14 days according to Murphy. State officials promise future guidance soon.
New Jersey is reporting 48 new deaths from coronavirus, the highest single-day death total in nearly four months. New figures released Tuesday morning also show 4,383 new cases of the virus statewide. Governor Murphy continues to ask that Thanksgiving celebrations be small and involve immediate family.
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced no new restrictions during his Monday coronavirus briefing. Murphy confirmed that over 3,500 new coronavirus cases have appeared in New Jersey, along with 11 additional deaths. 333 people were newly hospitalized with the virus on Sunday.
New rules today limit outdoor gathering limits to just 150 people. The new regulations do not apply to outdoor weddings, or funerals, religious services, and political activities. Attendance at sports games cannot go above 150 people.