NEW JERSEY — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced Friday he has lifted the limit on outdoor gatherings from 10 people to 25 and that Memorial Day cookouts can go forward if people maintain social distancing.
However, Murphy said indoor gatherings are still limited to 10 people.
New Jersey reported about 1,400 new positive cases overnight putting the overall figure at about 153,000. There were 146 deaths reported overnight, pushing the death toll to 10,985.