BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- Two Bloomfield residents have died after contracting Coid-19/Coronavirus. These are the first two deaths in Bloomfield from the virus which has now infected 16 total residents.
“My thoughts and prayers are with the families that have tragically lost their loved ones to this virus,” said Mayor Michael Venezia. “All residents should take the threat of this virus extremely seriously and follow all CDC guidelines such as washing your hands often and practicing social distancing if you absolutely must leave your home. Nobody is immune to this virus and the only way that we will flatten the curve is by staying home.”
The township is investigating all cases of Covid-19 in Bloomfield to ensure the safety of all residents. Daily reports regarding Covid-19 are available on the township website at https://www.bloomfieldtwpnj.com/.
If you have any questions about Covid-19, you can visit www.cdc.gov or call the state Health Department 24-hour hotline at 1800-222-1222.