The Township of Morris Committee and Administration are working closely with the Board of Health, Health Department and emergency preparedness officials at the federal, state and local levels to closely monitor the COVID-19 situation and provide updates accordingly.
This includes, the New Jersey Department of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), first responders and community partners such as Morris Township Police, Morris Township Fire, Morris Minutemen, Morris County Office of Health Management and Morris County OEM;
There is currently no vaccine to prevent the disease. However, there are simple everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory viruses. These include:
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Stay home when you are sick
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then discard in the trash
- Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
- Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol if soap and water are not available.
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
Coronavirus fact sheets:
The Coronavirus public hotline for questions is being handled by the NJ Poison Control Center at