21. Two new cases– a 26-year-old resident and a 30-year-old resident– were reported for Aug. 20 and 8 new cases were reported for Aug. 21. The age range of the cases were from 18 to 69.
The town has actually lost another resident to COVID-19, which brings the overall number of homeowners lost to 238, according to Middlesex County.
The Edison's Department of Public Works workers are vigilantly working to clean up highways following Tropical Storm Isaias. Locals, services are asked to pile storm particles at curbside. Tidy up will continue over the next several weeks.
The Edison Senior Center, 2963 Woodbridge Avenue, will be open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday as a cooling center. Those utilizing the cooling center will be required to wear a face covering and will have their temperature level brought with providing contact info. Please get in touch with the workplace at 732-248-7345 for additional info.
Menlo Park Mall and all indoor malls reopened on June 29. To learn more check out https://www.simon.com/mall/menlo-park-mall.
The Edison Public main library at 340 Plainfield Ave., resumed on July 13. Patrons need to wear face masks. Gov. Phil Murphy revealed town libraries are enabled to reopen on July 2 with 25% capacity.
The library hours will increase the week of July 20 to 1-8:30 p.m. on Monday and 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday to Friday.
The resuming of the north branch library at 777 Grove Ave. began on July 27 and the Clara Barton branch at 141 Hoover Ave. will follow in August.
No seating and research study tables at the library will be offered. No conferences or programs will be held a minimum of through Labor Day. Kids under the age of 12 need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian. All returned materials will be quarantined for 72 hours. For more details contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Edison Public Library has actually released a COVID memory job. Locals are welcome to share their experiences throughout the coronavirus through a questionnaire and any images and videos documenting experiences. All items submitted will be evaluated for the library's archive. For more information check out edisonpubliclibrary.net/covidMemory.shtml.
Mayor Thomas Lankey released an executive order ahead of the resuming of outside dining on June 15. The executive order, which will go through Oct. 31, allows dining establishments and food facilities to remove approximately 20% of their existing onsite parking to accommodate tables for consumption of food and drinks. Hours of operation for outdoor dining will range from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and the area reserves the right to evaluate and withdraw approval of applications. The fee for application authorizations have been waived. For additional information visit edisonnj.org.
The Edison Farmers Market is open from 1-3 p.m. every Wednesday at the Jade Dynasty car park, 925 Amboy Ave., through October.
On Aug. 5, the farmers market included La Canasta Produce to the market with additional fruit and vegetable offerings.
La Canasta signs up with vendors Asprocolas Acres, La Bonbonniere Bake Shop, Fresh Honey and Honey Products, Bebe's All Natural Masalas– Indian sauces for a variety of foods, Elcha's Eats, and P.M. Naturals.
To learn more about pre-order and pickup visit Asprocolasacres.com, la-bonbonniere-bake-shoppe. myshopify.com, www.countrybirdandgarden.net, bebesallnatural.com, and elchaseats.com.
The town has actually resumed the collection of cardboard from outside of the recycling container on routine recycling days.
Edison Township was not provided any other details concerning the new cases.
For Middlesex County info check out discovermiddlesex.com/covid19/ or www.middlesexcountynj.gov/covid19.