MIDLOTHIAN, Ill. (CBS) — The Illinois Secretary of State’s Driver Services Facility in south suburban Midlothian is closed after an employee tested positive for COVID-19.
The closure will be in effect until Tuesday, April 20.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: 90s Return Thursday
As per guidance from the Illinois Department of Public Health, everyone who works at the Midlothian facility is being quarantined for 14 days, while the facility is being cleaned and sanitized according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines.READ MORE: Police: Shots Fired At CPD Officers From Car In West Garfield Park; Officer Fires Back, But No One Hit
Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White has extended expiration dates to Aug. 1 for driver’s licenses and state ID cards so people do not have to rush to Driver Services facilities. White also urges people to got to cyberdriveillinois.com for services such as license plate sticker renewals, and driver’s license and ID renewals for those who qualify.MORE NEWS: Asha Mosi Believes Her Clothing Company, 'Un-Cursed,' Can Be Catalyst For Powerful Change For Black Families -- And She Wants To Take It Beyond Clothes
With the Midlothian facility closed, drivers may go to nearby facilities such as Chicago South, at 9901 S. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.; Bridgeview, at 7358 W. 87th St. in Bridgeview; and Joliet, at 201 S. Joyce Rd. in Joliet.