Jersey City Covid-19 Update 3/18


Emergency restrictions continue.  All restaurant establishments, with or without a liquor or limited brewery license, are limited to offering delivery and/or take out-services only.  These restrictions do not apply to grocery stores, cafeterias within nursing homes or similar facilities.

All other non-essential retail, recreational, and entertainment businesses must cease daily operations from 8:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m.

The following establishments remain closed:

  • Movie theaters, performance centers

  • Gyms; fitness centers; barber shops; day care centers; nail salons

  • All Jersey City Free Public Library locations.

Special supermarket shopping times for seniors, the frail, people with special needs and pregnant women can be view HERE.

Free meals are being distributed to all Jersey City youth from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. while schools are closed.  A listing of locations can be found HERE .

School parking lots will be open to the general public while schools are closed.  View the list of parking spaces from available Jersey City Public Schools that can be used by the public during this health-related school closure HERE.

Liberty State Park will remain open for passive use, but visitors centers, nature centers, restrooms and other facilities are closed.  City-owned parks, playgrounds, and recreational facilities are closed.

The city has set up an emergency coronavirus page with the latest updates here – https://www.jerseycitynj.gov/CityHall/health/coronavirus.

 

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Daniel Levin

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