Capacity Limits for Religious Services and Large Sports and Entertainment Venues, and Spectators for Collegiate Sporting Events

On February 22, 2021, Governor Murphy signed Executive Order 125 increasing capacity limits for religious services and large sports and entertainment venues, and spectators for collegiate sporting events. The increased capacity for religious services and certain collegiate sporting events takes effect immediately but may not exceed 35% of a room's capacity.  Separately,...
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Indoor Seating Capacity Raised to 35 Percent

On February 3, 2021, Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 219, which increases indoor capacity limits from 25 percent to 35 percent for several businesses, including food and beverage establishments and entertainment and recreational businesses, effective Friday, February 5 at 8:00 a.m. The Executive Order also lifts the 10:00 p.m....
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New COVID-19 Resource Line

The Washington Township Health Department, which also serves Chester Township, has opened a resource line for information on COVID-19 vaccination and resources while quarantining or isolating. For info please call 908-441-2597 from 8 am to 3 pm Monday to Friday, and 9 am to 3 pm on Saturdays. The Washington Township...
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Vaccination Scheduling Information

Vaccinations can be scheduled through Atlantic Health when appointments become available. As of Jan. 15 appointments cannot be made, but you can bookmark this page to revisit. Based on vaccine availability, the individual will be notified when they are qualified to receive the vaccine AND when appointments are opening. Each individual will then...
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All New Jersey Residents Ages 65 and Older Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccine Beginning on January 14

Governor Phil Murphy announced on January 13 two additional categories of New Jersey residents eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccination. Beginning Thursday, January 14, all New Jersey residents ages 65 and older, and individuals ages 16-64 with certain medical conditions, as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC),...
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