On Friday, New Jersey reported another 3,047 COVID-19 cases, bringing the state’s total to 102,196.
Another 253 people died as a result of coronavirus, which means New Jersey has now lost a total of 5,617 residents to the outbreak.
Renters can use their security deposits to pay rent
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced Friday that he had signed an executive order allowing tenants to use their security deposits to pay rent, a practice that was previously barred by state law.