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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Federal social distancing guidelines extended through April

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President Trump announced on Sunday, March 29 that Americans must continue to avoid nonessential travel, going to work, eating at bars and restaurants, or gathering in groups of more than 10 for at least another month and perhaps until June.

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Posted on: March 29, 2020

CDC Issues Domestic Travel Advisory for NJ, NY, and CT


CDC urges NJ, NY and CT residents to avoid non-essential domestic travel for 14 days. Advisory does not apply to employees of critical infrastructure industries, including but not limited to trucking, public health, financial services, and food supply.

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Volunteer for Summit


SUMMIT, N.J., March 26, 2020 – Summit Mayor Nora Radest and Summit Downtown Inc. are requesting volunteers to assist local small business owners in navigating new COVID-19 coronavirus financial relief programs offered by the State of Ne...

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Posted on: March 21, 2020

Governor Murphy announces statewide stay at home order, closing all non-essential retail businesses

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Governor Murphy announced strict new directives to slow the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus effective on Saturday, March 21 at 9PM.

Citizens are advised to remain in their homes at 9PM each evening and avoid all unnecessary travel.

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Summit's COVID-19 Webpage Updated Daily


The City of Summit has developed a webpage to share all COVID-19 information. Check the page daily for updates from the Westfield Regional Health Department on Coronavirus cases in Summit.

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Posted on: March 14, 2020

Municipal court suspended now through April 26.


Municipal courts will continue to handle certain matters, such as applications for temporary restraining orders, hearings where a defendant has been detained, and matters that implicate public safety. Attorneys and parties required to appear before April ...

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