EDISON– Edison authorities reported one new case of COVID-19, which brings the total number of cases to 1,930, according to the Edison Office of Emergency Management on July 18.
The new case is a 20-year-old citizen. The area has actually lost 230 residents to COVID-19, according to Middlesex County.
Menlo Park Mall and all indoor shopping malls reopened on June 29. For more details go to https://www.simon.com/mall/menlo-park-mall.
The Edison Public main library at 340 Plainfield Ave., resumed from 1-5 p.m. on July 13. Clients should wear face masks. Gov. Phil Murphy revealed town libraries are allowed to reopen on July 2 with 25% capability.
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. is anticipated to begin on July 27 and the Clara Barton branch at 141 Hoover Ave. will follow in August.
No seating and study tables at the library will be offered. No meetings or programs will be held at least through Labor Day. Children 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 launched a COVID memory job. Residents are welcome to share their experiences during the coronavirus through a questionnaire and any images and videos documenting experiences. All items sent will be evaluated for the library's archive. For more information see edisonpubliclibrary.net/covidMemory.shtml.
The Edison Summer Playground for kids ages 5-12 began on July 13 and will run weekdays from 9 a.m. to twelve noon through Aug. 14. Arts and crafts, video games and special activities are prepared and will be held at the playgrounds at Elder Park, John Marshall School, Woodbrook School and Yelencsics Park.
Mayor Thomas Lankey issued 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 establishments to eliminate up to 20% of their existing onsite parking to accommodate tables for usage of food and drinks. Hours of operation for outside dining will run from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and the town reserves the right to examine and revoke approval of applications. The cost for application permits have been waived. 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 area, 925 Amboy Ave., through October.
The vendors consist of 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.
To learn more about pre-order and pickup see Asprocolasacres.com, la-bonbonniere-bake-shoppe. myshopify.com, www.countrybirdandgarden.net, bebesallnatural.com, and elchaseats.com.
The township has actually resumed the collection of cardboard from beyond the recycling container on routine recycling days.
Edison Township was not provided any other information regarding the brand-new cases.
For Middlesex County info visit discovermiddlesex.com/covid19/ or www.middlesexcountynj.gov/covid19.