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Update 8/12: City of Burlington Office of Emergency Management COVID 19 Situation Report #61


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City of Burlington Office of Emergency Management
COVID 19 Situation Report #61 for 12 August, 2020
 
Reported by: City of Burlington Office of Emergency Management (OEM) 05 2020, 1900 HRS
 
Current number of positive Coronavirus cases in Burlington County6376 (up from 6212 on Aug. 5up from 5998 on July 29, up from 5761 on July 22, up from 5652 on July 15up from 5487 on July 8; 5344 on July 1)

Current number of Coronavirus cases in the City of Burlington
119 (no change from Aug. 5; up from 116 on July 29, up from 110 on July 22, up from 106 on July 15, up from 103 on July 8)

Current number of Coronavirus deaths in the City of Burlington
4 (no change since June 24)

Number of deaths in Burlington County: 451 
(up from 446 on Aug. 5; up from 445 on July 29, up from 441 on July 22, up from 427 on July 15)
 
Date of Emergency Declarations
            City of Burlington - 18 MAR 2020
  
Face Masks: It is now mandatory to wear face masks or some type of covering over your mouth and nose if you venture outside. This also includes wearing a face mask if you enter a retail establishment or ride public transit.
 
Travel Advisory: Under the 14-day quarantine travel advisory announced by the Governors of New Jersey, New York and Connecticut, individuals traveling to or returning to New Jersey from states with increasing rates of COVID-19 are advised to self-quarantine for 14 days. This includes travel by train, bus, car, plane and any other method of transportation.
 
For a current list of the states in the advisory: https://covid19.nj.gov/faqs/nj-information/general-public/which-states-are-on-the-travel-advisory-list-are-there-travel-restrictions-to-or-from-new-jersey
 
Local Testing Site:  Free COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing is available at the South Jersey Family Medical Center every Tuesday from 11AM to 2PM beginning 02 June 2020.  Antibody Testing is also available.  You must make an appointment for either test.  You may call (609) 415-9374 on Monday thru Friday from 8:00AM till 4:30PM.
 
Social Distancing:  As a reminder, even with the Stay-At-Home order rescinded social distance  still plays a key part in preventing others from being infected.  Please remain six feet apart at all times.
 
The City of Burlington OEM will issue a weekly COVID-19 update every Wednesday unless situations demand otherwise. The following information should be shared with members of the community.
 
Information will be updated as needed.
 
Barry Conaway
Mayor
 
Frank S. Caruso
Emergency Management Coordinator