Gov. JB Pritzker Announces New Indoor Mask Mandate; Orders Vaccine Requirement For Educators, College Students, And Healthcare WorkersGovernor JB Pritzker on Thursday announced a new statewide indoor mask mandate, and ordered all Illinois education workers, college students, and healthcare workers to get vaccinated.
Gov. JB Pritzker Again Warns Schools That Defy Mask Mandate Could Face State Sanctions; 'Am I Really Going To Do That? Yes'The governor’s school mask mandate covers students, teachers, and staff in preschool through 12th grade throughout the state, including both public and private schools.
Mask Mandate In Effect In Cook CountyHealth officials are hoping a reinstated indoor mask mandate helps reduce the number of COVID-19 cases, especially those caused by the more contagious delta variant.
Chicago Mask Mandate Returns: Here's What You Need To KnowEveryone in Chicago will have to go back to wearing masks in all indoor spaces again effective Friday.
29 Illinois School Districts Found To Be Out Of Compliance With COVID-19 Mask MandateA total of 29 Illinois school districts are not in compliance with Gov. JB Pritzker’s school mask mandate, the state announced Wednesday.
Renewed COVID-19 Mask Mandate For Chicago Is Not News Restaurateurs Wanted To HearEffective Friday a mask mandate – not an advisory, but a mandate – will be back in effect in Chicago for all indoor spaces, including gyms, stores, and restaurants. As CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov reported, some businesses believe this step backward could be a big blow.
Chicago To Require Masks Indoors Again Starting Friday, As Delta Variant Fuels Latest COVID SurgeThe new indoor mask mandate will go into effect on Friday for anyone age 2 or older, regardless of their vaccination status.
Lyric Opera Requiring Proof Of Vaccination For All PerformancesAlong with proof of vaccination, masks worn over the nose and mouth will be required anytime in the building. Seating in the opera house will be at full capacity this season.
More Indiana Schools Requiring Masks As COVID-19 Cases ClimbIn the last week, 1,452 new COVID-19 cases were recorded among K-12 students in Indiana — four times more than the previous week.
Illinois State Fair To Require Masks Indoors, And At Grandstands; Proof Of Vaccine Or Negative COVID Test In Some SpacesIf you're heading to the Illinois State Fair in Springfield, you'll want to bring your favorite mask.
Oak Park Requires Masks Indoors For Anyone 2 Years And OlderOak Park Public Health Director Theresa Chapple-McGruder cited the rising number of COVID-19 cases throughout the state for the mandate.