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As of Tuesday Sept. 15, the daily Atlantic County COVID-19 update with the number of new cases, deaths and recoveries will no longer be published here, but it will be available on the county homepage at The data breakdown will also include daily and cumulative counts by municipality.

Readers may find it helpful to bookmark this page:

COVID-19 testing will continue 9-11:30 a.m. every Tuesday through September at the Atlantic County drive-thru facility in Northfield at Rt. 9 and Dolphin Avenue, behind the county public works yard.

The test site is available by appointment for both symptomatic and asymptomatic county residents. No prescription is necessary, however, residents must provide proof of county residency and appointment confirmation.

Appointments can be made online at Those who are unable to keep their appointments are asked to cancel no less than 24 hours in advance so others may have an opportunity to fill those spots.

In addition to county testing in Northfield, other test sites are listed here:


Nanette LoBiondo Galloway

Award winning journalist covering news, events and people of Atlantic County for more than 20 years.