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COVID-19 Update, 6/11/20

Release Date: June 11, 2020

Town of Dover Update on Cases of COVID-19

 

At approximately 7:56 pm, June 10, 2020, the Dover Health Department, along with the New Jersey Department of Health, reported to the Town administration that Dover now has a total of six hundred eighty-six (686) confirmed cases including fifty-six (56) deaths due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) within the legal boundaries of the Municipality.   These numbers have been revised from previously reported and have been adjusted pending final confirmation by the Health Department and State records.

To date, here are the statistics regarding the infected individuals:

As of: June 10, 2020

 

TOTAL POSITIVE CASES

TOTAL DEATH

TOTAL POSITIVE CASES RELEASE FROM ISOLATION

TOTAL FEMALES

TOTAL MALES

686

57

382

333

353

 

 

BY AGE

1-20 Y/O

BY AGE

21 -40

BY AGE

41- 60

BY AGE

61 – 80

BY AGE

81+

25

211

289

116

45

 

As the above chart clearly demonstrates, this pandemic impacts people of all ages.  We cannot stress enough that COVID-19 does not discriminate on the basis of gender and age.  ALL of us are susceptible to infection and we MUST take all of the precautions recommended by the CDC.

                All individuals who have for tested positive for COVID-19 to date are in isolation. Town of Dover health officials are following all applicable New Jersey Department of Health and Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention protocols, which require conducting an efficient and comprehensive follow up.   Close contacts of these individuals who reside in Dover are currently quarantined; the Town of Dover Department of Health continually monitors their health status. 

The Mayor and Board of Aldermen remind all residents to abide by the Emergency Declarations and Executive Orders of Dover, Morris County, and all Executive and Administrative Orders of the Governor’s Office.  The current Orders are available for review at www.dover.nj.us.