NPCOVID19 UPDATE:  Thursday  September 16, 2021

NPCOVID19 UPDATE:  Thursday  September 16, 2021

We have 5 new positive cases (2 adults. 3 children). New Providence currently has a total of 31 reported active Covid19 cases in our community (all nonLTC):

  • 5 New Reported Cases:
    • 2 Adult Case
    • 3 Child Cases
  • 0 New Reported Recovered Cases
  • 31 Total Current Active Cases

New Providence has had a total of 114 reported positive cases since June 1st :

  • June – 4 Cases
  • July – 12 Cases
  • Aug – 59 Cases
  • Sept – 39 Cases

For our current case statistics and chart please visit

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, our essential workers, and everyone on the forefront and affected by this pandemic in your thoughts and prayers. We wish all a speedy recovery.


Everyone 12 and older is eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine. Getting vaccinated is fast, easy, and free. To find a COVID-19 vaccine near you text your zip code to 438829 or call 1-800-232-0233. Please visit for more information.

New Providence will have another free COVID Vaccine Clinic on Thursday, Sept 23rd 4-7pm at our Municipal Center Gym on Academy Street. No appointment is necessary. Just walk in.

For more 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

For Emergency Food Distribution Events please visit:

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