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Posted on: September 10, 2021

COVID-19 Update Week of 9/10

The good news regarding decreasing COVID cases continued this week in Cape May County. The County’s Rate of Transmission fell below 1.0 this week for the first time since July 14. When the RT is below 1.0, it can be said the spread of the corona...

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

COVID-19 Update Week of 9/3

Cape May County experienced a drop in COVID-19 cases week-over-week. There was an 11% decrease when comparing new COVID cases reported by the Cape May County Department of Health from August 28 to September 3 compared to August 21 to August 27. There have...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

COVID-19 Update Week of 8/27

The roll out of the COVID vaccines took another major step forward this week. The Pfizer vaccine for the Coronavirus received full Food and Drug Administration approval after operating under an Emergency Use Authorization. This is the next step in the pro...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

Cape May County Supports Legislation to Stop State from Diverting 911 Fees

The Cape May County Board of County Commissioners unanimously supported a resolution on Tuesday to back legislation that “Prioritizes distribution of 9-1-1 System and Emergency Response Trust Fund monies and permits use of funds for certain expe...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

COVID-19 Update Week of 8/20

The Rate of Infection (RT) continues to drop in Cape May County, as the County government continues its renewed push to encourage vaccinations among residents. If the RT is above 1.0, it can be said that the spread of COVID-19 is increasing. The RT is cur...

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Posted on: June 24, 2021

Cape May County Commissioners Adopt Budget

The Cape May County Board of Commissioners unanimously passed its 2021 budget during the June 22 Commissioners Meeting. The final budget reduces the originally projected tax increase of one penny down to 7/10 of a penny. The 2021 County tax rate of .234 c...

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