• As of today:
7,575 positive cases and 612 deaths
Yesterday, there were 7,540 positive cases—an increase of 35 cases; and 3 new deaths
o Essex County:
18,268 positive cases and 1,733 deaths
o New Jersey:
165,864 positive cases and 12,455 deaths
o There are more than 7.6 million cases globally (7,638,148) and 424,780 deaths
o In the United States: More than 2 million COVID-19 positive cases (2,092,132) and 116,106 deaths
o Information for the towns that we had joint operations with are as follows:
E. Orange - 1,907 cases, 205 deaths
Irvington - 1,360 cases, 143 deaths
Orange - 979 cases, 81 deaths
o Confirmed positive cases by zip code:
07102 – 272 positive cases
07103 – 893 positive cases
07104 – 1596 positive cases
07105 – 1229 positive cases
07106 – 812 positive cases
07107 – 1280 positive cases
07108 – 602 positive cases
07112 – 600 positive cases
07114 – 324 positive cases
o Deaths by zip code:
07102 – 31 deaths
07103 – 106 deaths
07104 – 131 deaths
07105 – 48 deaths
07106 – 71 deaths
07107 – 77 deaths
07108 – 68 deaths
07112 – 52 deaths
07114 – 23 deaths
• AS WE GO INTO THE WEEKEND…
BBQs/ Picnics/ Group Gatherings
o Cookouts and gatherings must END by 9PM
o City-wide curfew is at 9:30PM
• Remember: TO KEEP YOURSELF AND OTHERS SAFE:
AND GET TESTED!
• Reminder: Business Reopening Applications
o If you need help filling out the business reopening application, we have video instructions on the NEWARKCOVID19.COM website. Click on “Application and requirements to reopen.”
o To date we’ve received 547 applications and 331 have been approved (some include barber, hair and nail salons and which cannot open yet).
O If you have any questions, please email us at REOPENINGPLAN@NEWARKNJ.GOV.
O All businesses should have a sign in window if they are able to be open. If you see one without then contact us at 973-733-6000 OR 973-733-4311.
• City Hall and Municipal Buildings Reopen for Normal Business Hours Starting Monday, June 15
o We are looking forward to welcoming everyone back into City Hall.
o You will need to check and have temperature checked, wear your mask upon entering the buildings, and no more than three people will be allowed on elevators.
• Answers to a few questions that people had about reopening:
o You can get municipal IDs at Ann Street School testing site (30 Ann Street).
o You cannot get evicted right now. If you need help from Tenant Legal Services, call 973-590-8798.
o Also, landlords should not be raising rents.
o We are going to continue having daily updates until Labor Day so that we can get this information out to everyone.
o We need everyone to help keep everybody safe. Share the information!
• Reminder: Community South Ward
o Everyone is excited about Saturday’s Community Clean-Up in the South Ward, June 13th. We are asking to clean in front of your property and where you live to join efforts in making sure our city is clean..
o The next clean-up days are June 20 (West Ward), June 27 (East Ward), July 11 (Central Ward) and July 18 (North Ward).
o South Ward Dumpster locations (June 13):
Pomona Ave and Parkview Terrace; Leslie Ave and Chancellor Ave; Wainwright St (between Chancellor & Lyons Ave); Shephard Ave (between Osborne Terr & Bergen St); Ludlow St
South 12th St IYO; Ingram Pl (between Millington and West Runyon); South 20th St and Clinton Avenue; Shanley Ave (between Clinton and Madison Ave); South 18th St (between Avon and Clinton)
o Pick-up supplies on Saturday, June 13 from 8am to 4pm at:
Clinton Ave Community Sound Stage (Clinton Ave and Peshine Ave)
Bo Porter Sports Complex (378 Lyons Ave)
• Reminder: Join Mayor Baraka this Sunday, June 14 for a Conversation with Black Law Enforcement at 2PM on Facebook Live
• Reminder: Census
o Complete your Census questionnaire at 2020CENSUS.GOV, call 844-330-2020, or fill out the paper form sent by mail.
• Closing and blessings
o Please be safe this weekend. Wear your mask and avoid large crowds. Reach out to your family. Keep pushing and stay strong. We are Newark Strong.