Andover Township will be using this page for the various coronasvirus-related announcements and information for our residents. Please check back often for the latest postings.
Annual Township Garage Sale Canceled
The annual township-wide garage sale has been canceled this year due to Covid-19.
Township Issues Letter on Andover Subacute and Rehabilitation Center
During the COVID-19 pandemic, municipal courts have canceled their in-person court sessions. With the use of technology, certain cases may be able to be heard and adjudicated remotely. It is advised that you contact the court to set up a video court proceeding and provide your telephone and email address.
Municipal Offices Closed to Public
All offices of the Andover Township municipal building remain operational during the normal hours posted. The vestibule remains open with a drop-off box; interior doors are locked with access restricted to employees only.
- Please call 973-383-4280 to talk to one of our employees
- If dropping off payments, please use the locked Drop Box located on the outside column outside of front doors.
Time for Take Out
The Sussex County Chamber of Commerce has compiled a list of area restaurants that offer take out, delivery, and curbside pickup. Click here to view the list.
Sussex County Clerk Issues Letter to Voters about Upcoming Primary Elections
June 4 - Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, voting in NJ’s Primary Elections will look different this year. Click here for letter on what voters need to know.
Sussex County Freeholders Issue Press Release on Andover Subacute and Rehabilitation Center
April 18 - Sussex County Freeholders Support Attorney General’s Investigation into Tragedy at Andover Subacute and Rehabilitation Center. Click to read press release
Emergency Food Delivery
For those in need of emergency home food delivery should contact NORWESCAP Pathways 2 Prosperity at 973-862-6680 (note that the caller will need to leave a message—calls are being returned off site.) The service is being extended to those who do not have the capacity to leave their homes in order to purchase food themselves. Food is being delivered on Tuesday every week, and will only be dropped off curbside. Food will not be brought into the home under any circumstance at this time. A complete list of food pantries and current human service provider offerings can be found on the County website and are updated daily.
NJ Dept of Community Affairs COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program (CVERAP)
The COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program (CVERAP) will provide temporary rental assistance to low- and moderate-income households that have had a substantial reduction in income or became unemployed due the COVID-19 pandemic. For more information: see informational PDF or go to the DCA website.
NJ Dept of Health Information:
Click here to view COVID-19 FAQ.
Residents may also call 2-1-1 or 1-800-962-1253, or text NJCOVID to 898-211 for information from the New Jersey Department of Health.
The NJ Dept of Health also has information about COVID-2019. See the NJDOH website.
Mental Health Information:
The NJ MentalHealthCares Help Line offers telephone counseling, emotional support, information and assistance in helping to get behavioral health services needed by you or a loved one. For assistance or more information, please call the toll-free, confidential number: 1-866-202-HELP (4357).
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has published information on Covid-19. Click on the title to view:
What You Need to Know
Share Facts about COVID-19
What to do if you are sick with COVID-19
See the CDC website for more information.