9-30: Q&A Tonight, Shred Day Sat., Business Networking Tomorrow, Case Report

Posted on September 30, 2020

Tonight: Student-Organized Monty for Justice Q&A

Monty for Justice is hosting a virtual Q&A session on anti-racism with township leaders on Wednesday, September 30th from 7-9PM. With featured panelists such as Mayor Sadaf Jaffer, Deputy Mayor Marvin Schuldiner, and other local administrators, this Q&A is a great opportunity to communicate transparently with your local government and ask your questions about how Montgomery is addressing systemic racism on a local level.

Interested in attending, or cannot attend but have questions you would like answered? Register at tinyurl.com/montyvirtualqanda. The Monty for Justice team will send all registered attendees Zoom credentials in advance of the event.

Monty4Justice is a grassroots organization led primarily by Montgomery students and alumni dedicated to fighting for social justice through education and community outreach. To learn more about Monty for Justice visit montyforjustice.org or  Instagram @monty4justice.

Secure Paper Shredding This Saturday

Somerset County will hold a secure document shredding event on Saturday, October 3rd from 9 AM to 1 PM (or until truck fills) at Montgomery High School, 1016 Rt. 601, Skillman, NJ 08558.

These events (usually ~ 8 per year) are open to any Somerset County resident with I.D.

Proof of Somerset County residency is required. Residents can bring a combination of up to six bags, containers or boxes per trip. No businesses allowed. No commercial vehicles allowed. For more information, call 908-203-6018, email PublicWorks@co.somerset.nj.us, or go to https://www.co.somerset.nj.us/shredding

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Outdoor Speed Networking Business Event Tomorrow

Come join the Somerset County Business Partnership for an early evening in-person networking event at TD Bank Ballpark. All safety protocols will be followed including 6 feet social distancing, facemasks and other precautions. This will be a speed networking event & will allow you to meet and introduce your business to everyone that attends.

With in-person networking opportunities being rare during these times, we encourage you to take advantage of this event in order to increase your contact list. Read more.

Also, please view a recording of the Sept. 24th Virtual Diversity and Inclusion Summit of Somerset County Business Partnership featuring Mayor Sadaf Jaffer at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PBD3zPx5rK8&feature=youtu.be




Note: There have been zero (0) new cases in Montgomery/Rocky Hill since our last report Wednesday, 9-28-20.

As of 9 am today, 9-30

NJ cases: 205,275
NJ deaths: 16,122
Somerset County cases: 5,830
Somerset County deaths: 577
Montgomery cases:  173
Montgomery deaths: 7
Rocky Hill cases: 6
Rocky Hill deaths: 0

Age Ranges of Cases in Montgomery & Rocky Hill:

24       <20
26       20-29
16       30-39
27       40-49
38       50-59
24       60-69
4        70-79
20       80+

179 confirmed and probably cases for Montgomery and Rocky Hill in total, of which:

– 165 presumed recovereda

–     7 currently ill

–     7 fatalities

a “Presumed recovered” means 30 days have elapsed since individual’s diagnosis and the person is not hospitalized.

For further statistics, go to the Health Dept.’s COVID-19 portal: https://health.montgomery.nj.us/covid19/,  State of NJ DOH’s COVID-19 Case Chart , and https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/

*****DISCLAIMER***** Reported numbers on this page may not match the figures provided on the Somerset County page.  This is due to differences in reporting times.

Testing Site info found at: https://health.montgomery.nj.us/covid-testing/