NPCOVID19 Update Monday, 3/15/21

Monday  3/15/21

We have 7 new Covid-19 cases in our community reported to us from the Board of Health, and no new recovered.

Our current total active cases in New Providence is 42 (40 non-LTC and 2 LTC).

Here is a breakdown of our current cases:

  • 6 New Adult non-LTC Cases
  • 0 New Adult LTC Cases
  • 1 New Child Case:
    • 1 AWR Student
  • 0 New Recovered
  • 42 Total Active Cases:
    • 40 non-LTC
    • 2 LTC

We will continue to keep you updated as we receive confirmed information.

New Providence has had a total of 657 positive COVID-19 cases reported to us since the onset of the pandemic. Since the second wave, which began in October 2020, here are the monthly breakdowns of positive COVID-19 cases reported to us from the Board of Health to date:

  • October – 12 Cases
  • November- 99 Cases
  • December – 150 Cases
  • January – 110 Cases
  • February – 53 Cases
  • March – 47 Cases

Please continue to follow all CDC safety protocols outlined here (which includes being diligent about wearing your mask where required):

We wish all a speedy recovery! Please keep our lost, afflicted, their families, all of our dedicated first responders, emergency management, medical personnel, and essential workers in your thoughts and prayers.

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Vaccine eligibility expanded today for several categories including transportation workers, certain public safety workers, and more. Learn more:

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Be safe, keep well, and stay strong. We are all in this together and together we will get through this. Pioneer Strong!

-Mayor Al Morgan

New Providence