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Information from the Rutherford Health Department regarding the COVID vaccine

Bergen County residents age 75 years and older now have the option to schedule vaccination appointments at the Bergen County vaccination site, located at the Alternate Care Facility Annex on the campus of Bergen New Bridge Medical Center. To schedule a vaccination appointment, residents 75 and older can call 201-967-4070. If no appointments are available, an agent will take the caller’s information and add them to a waitlist. Learn more here

To schedule a ride seniors can call the Bergen County Division of Community Transportation at 201-368-5955. Seniors interested in accessing the Ryde4Life program must have a working cell phone with them during the transportation service and must apply for the ride 24 hours in advance of their appointment. Some of the information needed to book a ride will include: first and last name; address; cell phone number; pick-up address; pick-up time; and destination address.

FEMA will begin accepting applications for Funeral Assistance on Monday, April 12, 2021. Learn more here

COVID-19 Information for Rutherford

Chart of progression of Rutherford COVID-19 cases

March Community Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Dates at Bergen Community College

COVID-19 Vaccine Locations for Eligible Recipients

Wednesday, March 31, 2021: A video update from Councilman Mullahey

Addressed: COVID cases amongst school-aged Rutherford children

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Rutherford Borough and Public School District Health Roundtable

Free COVID Tracking App From The State of New Jersey


Financial and Social Services Information for Individuals

Financial Relief Information for Businesses


For Archives of Mayor and Council Briefings and Transcripts click here

Important links:

Testing sites, helplines and more: www.nj211.org

NJ COVID-19 Information Hub

Rumor Control From the NJ Office of Homeland Security

NJ Dept of Health

Letter from Rutherford Volunteer Ambulance Corp


Centers for Disease Control www.cdc.gov

World Health Organization www.who.int

Please see Bergen County’s website for more resources and information.

NJ COVID-19 Dashboard

www.nj.gov/health/cd/topics/schoolhealth.shtml

New Jersey Department of Health Close Contacts to Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

New Jersey Department of Consumer Affairs