September 18, 2020 9:50 AM
Be advised that the Pepe Field playground is closed until further notice. This closure is necessary due to unsafe conditions and play equipment.
March 20, 2020 9:05 AM
Please visit Boonton's COVID-19 web page (link below) for more information on COVID-19 and what you can do to remain healthy and safe during this pandemic.
September 17, 2020 1:07 PM
Town of Boonton
COVID 19 Updated 1:00pm, September 17, 2020
There have been 89 confirmed cases of COVID -19 in the Town of Boonton
Town of Boonton: 89 (as of 1:00pm, 9-17-20)
Mean (average) Age 46.82 years
Median Age 45.5 years
Range 19 – 91
New Positive tests in past week (9-10-2020 through 9-17-2020): 1
New Positive tests in past four weeks (8-20-2020 through 9-17-2020): 5
COVID-19 Related Deaths 1
Negative Test Results 1,004
Long-Term Care Outbreak:
Morris County: 7,697 (as of 1:00pm – 9/17/2020)
New Jersey: 198,361 (as of 1:00pm – 9/17/2020)
United States: 6,571,867 (as of 9/16/2020)
**Due to the new guidance change, the Town is now reporting community cases separately from the cases in the long term care facility outbreak. The current Town of Boonton case number of 89, are community cases who are recovering at this time and are receiving treatment as necessary. The number listed for the long term care facility are cases that are associated with an outbreak isolated to a long-term care facility in the Town of Boonton. This will account for the decrease in cases seen in the Town of Boonton total. The case number reflects a cumulative total of all community member cases regardless of case status. This includes individuals who are no longer experiencing symptoms of the virus.
Please note: Federal and state law strictly prohibits the release to the public of private health information
of any individual, including the name, address or any other identifying information specific to those who
test positive for COVID-19. The Town of Boonton maintains compliance with all applicable local, county,
state and federal regulations.