Covid-19 Update

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FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Commissioner Director Thomas A. Arnone and County Commissioner Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley have announced that today, May 3, there are 60 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Monmouth County. There is one new death being reported today related to COVID-19 in Monmouth County.

Monmouth County now has COVID-19 vaccines available at Brookdale Community College with no appointment necessary. The Brookdale vaccination site will be open Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon.

Vaccines are available for residents who are at least 18 years old and live, work or attend school in Monmouth County. The County-operated sites administer the Moderna vaccine, which is not approved for anyone under the age of 18. For more information, go to www.visitmonmouth.com.


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Monmouth County will offer free COVID-19 testing for County residents on Wednesday, May 5 in Freehold Borough from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Freehold Boro Fire Dept. located at 49 W. Main Street. Residents should note the clinic has 200 tests and once those are administered, the clinic will close for the day.

Information about the County’s COVID-19 testing program is available on www.visitmonmouth.com. Residents are encouraged to fill out the testing requisition form ahead of testing in order to expedite the process.

The County Commissioners and the Monmouth County Health Department (MCHD) are reminding residents to do their part to slow the spread by practicing social distancing, wearing a face covering when social distancing is not possible, not gathering in large crowds, washing their hands and staying home when sick.

The breakdown of positive COVID-19 cases by municipality is as follows:

    3-May       2-May
Aberdeen: 1877 1876
Allenhurst: 70 70
Allentown: 134 134
Asbury Park: 1689 1689
Atlantic Highlands: 343 340
Avon-by-the-Sea: 192 192
Belmar: 543 541
Bradley Beach: 361 361
Brielle: 567 567
Colts Neck: 999 997
Deal: 270 270
Eatontown: 1657 1658
Englishtown: 228 229
Fair Haven: 497 496
Farmingdale: 160 160
Freehold Borough: 1601 1600
Freehold Township: 3607 3603
Hazlet: 2070 2069
Highlands: 365 364
Holmdel: 1606 1606
Howell: 5478 5475
Interlaken: 81 81
Keansburg: 1199 1198
Keyport: 689 684
Lake Como: 175 175
Little Silver: 604 605
Loch Arbour: 24 24
Long Branch: 4262 4255
Manalapan: 4024 4017
Manasquan: 576 575
Marlboro: 3492 3488
Matawan: 1096 1095
Middletown: 6345 6340
Millstone Township: 928 928
Monmouth Beach: 336 336
Neptune City: 510 509
Neptune Township: 3373 3370
Ocean: 3141 3140
Oceanport: 639 639
Red Bank: 1710 1711
Roosevelt: 55 55
Rumson: 679 679
Sea Bright: 140 140
Sea Girt: 163 163
Shrewsbury Borough: 515 515
Shrewsbury Township: 112 112
Spring Lake: 242 242
Spring Lake Heights: 386 386
Tinton Falls: 1788 1786
Union Beach: 605 605
Upper Freehold: 548 548
Wall: 2628 2626
West Long Branch: 1145 1145
Unknown: 0 0

 

Residents with general questions or concerns about the COVID-19 are able to contact the MCHD phone bank by calling 732-845-2070 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

When the phone bank is not operational, please visit the MCHD website at www.visitmonmouth.com/health for general information related to COVID-19. Residents can also visit the NJ 211 website for additional information at www.nj211.org/coronavirus-covid-19 or by dialing 2-1-1.

 

If you would like to read more Monmouth County news updates and information regarding the COVID-19 situation, go to www.visitmonmouth.com.

 


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