By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — People protesting COVID-19 vaccination rules rallied outside the Thompson Center Saturday morning.

The say it’s about choice and personal freedom.

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They are against new city rules requiring everyone five and older to show proof of vaccination to enter restaurants, gyms and entertainment venues where food or drinks are served.

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They are also protesting vaccination mandates for city workers.

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The demonstrators said they doubt the validity of vaccines, and they do not want to be forced into getting them.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff