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    (Camden, NJ) – Governor Phil Murphy issued an executive order yesterday, May 14, to allow all public and private beaches, boardwalks, lakes and lakeshores in New Jersey to open on May 22 with measures in places to require social distancing. Water fountains, picnic areas, playgrounds, pavilions and indoor facilities such as visitor centers must remain ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – Freeholder Director Louis Cappelli Jr and Freeholder Jonathan Young joined Chief Joe Wysocki, Lieutenant Zsakhiem James and Bishop E.M. Barron yesterday, May 14, to hand out masks to clergy throughout the city and make a special donation to the Black Doctors COVID-19 Consortium. Visiting 10 different sites today the leadership team met ... More

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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Camden County Department of Health (DOH) is announcing eight new deaths caused by novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Camden County, as well as 113 additional confirmed cases of the disease. This brings the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases to 5,364 in Camden County today and 249 total fatalities. The following ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – As part of New Jersey’s Road Back, Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 142 yesterday, May 13, permitting the resumption of non-essential construction, curbside pickup at non-essential retail businesses, and car gatherings for the purpose of drive-through and drive-in events. The construction and non-essential retail provisions will take effect at 6:00 ... More

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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – Since the Camden County Division of Senior and Disabled Services expanded its meal delivery program in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on March 18, more than 90,000 meals have been delivered to Camden County seniors. In total, more than 2,400 individual seniors have received nutritious meals as they navigate the ... More

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    (Lindenwold, NJ) – Freeholder Barbara Holcomb, liaison to the Department of Public Works, has been notified by Public Service Gas and Electric Company (PSE&G) that crews will be conducting paving restoration at 135 North Centre Street in Merchantville on Thursday, May 14, beginning at 9 a.m. The project is expected to require the full closure ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – To limit exposure and reduce the spread of COVID-19, Heath Commissioner Judith Persichilli signed an Executive Directive yesterday, May 12, requiring all long-term care facilities in the state to implement testing of staff and residents for the virus by May 26. In addition, the Executive Directive provides for retesting of individuals who ... More

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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Camden County Department of Health (DOH) is announcing 11 new deaths caused by novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Camden County, as well as 60 additional confirmed cases of the disease. This brings the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases to 4,354 in Camden County today and 241 total fatalities. The following ... More

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    (Lindenwold, NJ) – Freeholder Barbara Holcomb, liaison to the Camden County Department of Public Works, has been informed by the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) that the Route 42 southbound ramps to and from Creek Road will be closed and detoured overnight this week as the Missing Moves project between I-295 and Route 42, ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development is highlighting important filing guidelines for residents to make sure that unemployment filers receive their weekly benefits without delay. “Everyone facing unemployment because of the coronavirus pandemic should be aware of this information and review it carefully,” said Freeholder Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. ... More