EDISON– Edison authorities reported 15 new positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the overall variety of cases to 1,817, according to the Edison Office of Emergency Management on June 5.
The age range of the cases are 41 to 93. The town has actually lost another resident to COVID-19, bringing the overall number of lost residents to 193 homeowners, according to Middlesex County.
Mayor Thomas Lankey released an executive order ahead of the reopening of outside dining. Gov. Phil Murphy revealed outdoor dining will resume on June 15.
The executive order, which will go through Oct. 31, allows restaurants and food facilities to remove up to 20% of their existing onsite parking to accommodate tables for consumption of food and beverages. Hours of operation for outdoor dining will range from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and the area reserves the right to examine and revoke approval of applications. To find out more check out edisonnj.org.
The Edison Farmers Market is open from 1-3 p.m. every Wednesday at the Jade Dynasty parking lot, 925 Amboy Ave, through October.
The vendors include Asprocolas Acres, La Bonbonniere Bake Shop, Fresh Honey and Honey Products, Bebe's All Natural– Indian sauces for a variety of foods and Elcha's Eats.For more info about pre-order and pickup see Asprocolasacres.com, la-bonbonniere-bake-shoppe. myshopify.com, www.countrybirdandgarden.net, bebesallnatural.com, and elchaseats.com.
The town has resumed the collection of cardboard from outside of the recycling container on routine recycling days.
Edison Township was not offered any other information relating to the brand-new cases.
For Middlesex County details see discovermiddlesex.com/covid19/ or www.middlesexcountynj.gov/covid19.
For more information, call New Jersey Health Center 1-800-222-1222.