A Message from the Mayor Regarding Coronavirus
Posted: March 13, 2020
To all Randolph Residents,
I want to reassure you that the health and safety of our residents are always our top priority in Randolph. During this particularly unique and challenging time, our township staff is working diligently to monitor the rapidly evolving situation regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, inform our residents of precautions and safety practices and stay vigilant.
- We are closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation on a local, county and national level.
- Our public health department is in regular communication with county and state health officials and has up-to-date information about the COVID-19 pandemic.
- We are communicating regularly with the Randolph School District and coordinating responses.
- We are cancelling or postponing all non-essential events for the next 2 weeks and discourage organizations from hosting large group events.
- Town hall remains open for business and township services have not been interrupted. This website contains the most current information.
As our medical experts advise, basic sanitary practices are critical to minimizing the spread of the coronavirus. We can all take everyday preventive actions, such as:
- Wash your hands frequently
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth
- Stay home when you are sick
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces
- Avoid sharing personal items
- If you do become sick, stay in contact with others by phone or e-mail
Keep informed by obtaining information from trusted and reliable sources, including the CDC, NJDOH, and the Randolph Township Health Department:
- CDC’s COVID-19 website
- N.J. Department of Health COVID-19 website
- NJ COVID-19 Information Public Call Center: 1.800.222.1222
Mayor Christine Carey
March 13, 2020