CHICAGO (CBS)– The Lincoln Park Zoo is temporarily closing Monday due to the pandemic.
City and state guidelines require buildings to remain closed to the public.READ MORE: Shots Fired By Police In Englewood
The zoo says it’s not safe to keep all the staff and visitors outside, since it’s winter.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Rain Coming As Work Week Begins
Visitors also wouldn’t be able to see a lot of the animals. Most of them go inside their exhibits to stay warm.
The zoo is offering virtual events until it reopens in March.MORE NEWS: 2 Men Shot, Critically Wounded In West Garfield Park
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