Updates from Morris County: Get the latest on COVID-19

Posted Saturday, March 21st, 2020

Includes College and University Sites

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy’s Executive Order 104 regarding the coronavirus  has been expanded to include public and private libraries and college and university libraries and computer labs, effective immediately.COVID-19: Gov's Executive Order Expanded: All Libraries Required to Close

The Governor  has stressed these steps are part of a greater effort to protect the health, safety, and welfare of New Jersey residents by helping to reduce the rate of community spread of COVID-19.

Here is the text of the expansion of the Governor’s Executive Order:

The following facilities are added to the list of facilities closed to members of the public in accordance with paragraph 7 of Executive Order No. 104 (2020). a. All municipal, county and State public libraries, and all libraries and computer labs at public and private colleges and universities. 2.

This ORDER shall take effect immediately, and the facilities listed above are ORDERED closed to members of the public effective at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, March 20, 2020. These facilities shall remain closed to the public for as long as Executive Order No. 104 (2020) remains in effect.

It remains important to get your information on the COVID-19 pandemic from trusted sources and to avoid rumors and unsubstantiated online chatter. In Morris County, visit https://health.morriscountynj.gov/coronavirus/

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