Middletown COVID-19 Updates 

The Middletown Health Department reports that as of 1:00 PM on Thursday, January 21st, the confirmed number of positive COVID-19 cases is 4,085 (+34 since yesterday).   

Click HERE for information about contact tracing. 

COVID Vaccine Eligibility Information

Middletown Health Department compiled COVID vaccine information from the New Jersey Department of Health to help residents navigate this process.

Click HERE for eligibility information and ways to get vaccinated.

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Pre-Registration for COVID Vaccine Available

Governor Murphy has announced that the website to pre-register for the vaccine is live. Click HERE to pre-register for eligibility. The system will allow individuals who are immediately eligible based on screening questions to schedule an appointment. During peak times, there may be capacity issues that result in a message to try later.


Weekly COVID Testing Sundays, Mondays & Fridays at Train Station
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For updates on future Township-wide COVID testing, please register for Middletown emergency alerts by texting MiddletownNJ to 888-777 or visit middletownnj.org/nixle.

COVID-19 Update from Mayor Tony Perry

* Positive COVID-19 Cases in Middletown from April 2 - November 19, 2020 *

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washyourmaskCDC Provides Guidance On How to Store and Wash Cloth Masks

Store your cloth mask properly and wash it regularly to keep it clean. Consider having more than one mask on hand so that you can easily replace a dirty mask with a clean one, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Make sure to remove your mask correctly and wash your hands after touching a used mask.

Click here for additional information. 


New Jersey Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli and New Jersey Hospital Association President Cathleen Bennett thank New Jersey’s health care workers for their service during the COVID-19 emergency and remind NJ residents that hospitals and emergency rooms are safe and ready to care for you. Do not delay crucial medical care by avoiding hospitals.

Surgeon General, Dr. Jerome Adams, shares ways to create your own face covering in a few easy steps.

Click HERE to read more information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention about how to wear cloth face coverings properly.

Visit the NJ COVID-19 Information Hub to find services and information, including live updates of COVID-19 cases by County.

Click HERE to watch other videos from the CDC about COVID-19 best practices on the Township’s YouTube Channel. 

Township-Related Closures & Event Cancellations

Facilities include: Croydon Hall  (900 Leonardville Road, Leonardo), the Senior Center (900 Leonardville Road), Poricy Park (345 Oak Hill Road), the Tonya Keller Community Center (50 Bray Avenue, North Middletown), the Department of Public Works (52 Kanes Lane), the Middletown Township Public Library (55 New Monmouth Road), the Middletown Arts Center (36 Church Street) and the Health Department (180 Main Street, Port Monmouth).

  1. Middletown Recreation
  2. Middletown Township Public Library
  3. Middletown Arts Center
  4. Municipal Court
  5. Middletown Recycling Center
  6. Middletown Township Police Department

Middletown Recreation

All in-person Middletown Recreation programs, rentals, special events and classes are cancelled until further notice. Indoor permits are not being issued at this time. 

For a list of virtual offerings from the Recreation Department, click HERE

Township Parks are Still Open

Click HERE to read the CDC’s guidelines regarding how to protect yourself and others from COVID-19 when visiting parks and recreational facilities.

We urge the community to practice safe social distancing so we can all remain healthy. For the most up-to-date Township information regarding COVID-19, please visit www.middletownnj.org/covid19.

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