Governor Extends Public Health Emergency
Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 162 on July 2 extending the Public Health Emergency first declared on March 9. Under the Emergency Health Powers Act, a declared public health emergency expires after 30 days unless renewed.
Executive Order No. 162 extends all Executive Orders issued under the Governor’s authority under the Emergency Health Powers Act. It also extends all actions taken by any Executive Branch departments and agencies in response to the Public Health Emergency presented by the COVID-19 outbreak.
For recent Executive Orders on personal care service, gathering limits, indoor recreation gym instruction and indoor dining ("temporarily paused") please visit the Township's COVID-19 portal. Information on permits to temporarily extend outdoor seating and sales for businesses can also be found there.