Bergen County Executive Tedesco on vaccines, economy, and the ‘new normal’

The first known case of coronavirus infection in New Jersey was confirmed in a man in Fort Lee, Bergen County. Then came a positive test in Englewood, in the same county, which soon would become New Jersey’s early epicenter for the deadly virus.

Now, County Executive Jim Tedesco says they’re in a much better position, despite regularly reporting the highest daily totals of new confirmed tests out of all 21 counties in the state. Yet, Tedesco is still optimistic about the future.

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