NPCOVID19 UPDATE: Monday August 16, 2021

We have no new cases to report today and thankfully 5 more cases have recovered. New Providence currently has a total of 19 active Covid19 cases in our community (18 nonLTC and 1 LTC).


– 0 New Cases


– 5 Newly Recovered


– 19 Total Current Active Cases


New Providence has had a total of 50 reported positive cases since June 1st :

 • June – 4 Cases

 • July – 12 Cases

 • Aug –  34 Cases


The breakdown of vaccinated verses unvaccinated current positive cases has not been reported to us. The percentage of Delta Variant cases has also not been reported to us. 


We will continue to keep you updated as we receive confirmed information. Please continue to keep our lost, afflicted, their families, all our first responders, and our essential workers in your thoughts and prayers. We wish all a speedy recovery.


For information and updates on COVID-19 help and services, including the Union County COVID-19 Test Center at Kean University, the Mobile Test Unit, Vaccination Information, Emergency Food Distribution and other Support Services, please visit


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General information about COVID-19 is available through the New Jersey Department of Health at


Be safe, keep well, and stay strong! We will get through this Pioneer Strong!

– Mayor Al Morgan

New Providence