Chicago's COVID-19 Phase 3 To Start In Early June"I am pleased to announce that we are preparing for Chicago to take the first step in early June, all the sectors that we are announcing today, need to be prepared to open."
Lightfoot: COVID-19 Phase 3 Starts In Early June; Restaurants, Salons, Can Open With Restrictions
Lightfoot: Chicago Restaurants Won't Be Able To Open Next Week"You cannot believe how many phone calls I got between Wednesday and this morning from people making reservations."
Lightfoot: $1.2 Million For COVID-19 Mental Health Project, No Date To Reopen Lakefront"I'm very worried about a spike and a surge in cases when we do open back up. And so we're going to work to try to mitigate against that."
Mayor Lightfoot: COVID-19 'Testing Network' Opens In Chicago This WeekTwo sites will open this week Salcedo Elementary School in Little Village and Dr. Jorge Prieto Math and Science Academy in the Belmont Craigen neighborhood. A site where the White Sox play, Guaranteed Rate Field, will be for first responsers.
Mayor Lightfoot: 'Protecting Chicago Framework' 5 Phase Gradual Reopening"Based on the numbers we are seeing, if these businesses don't open soon, many will be forced to close their doors entirely. I want you to know we are doing everything we can to keep that from happening."
Mayor Lightfoot: Nursing Home Employees Can Isolate At Chicago Hotels“Chicago’s nursing home workers have been at the forefront of this unprecedented public health crisis as they continue to serve our most vulnerable residents and individuals suffering from COVID-19."
COVID-19 To Peak In Chicago In May, Cases On The Rise In City's Latinx Community"We are not yet coming down. We expect to see that peak in May."
Lightfoot: 2 New Police Operational Centers Open, Total Of 5 In Chicago“These two new areas are a testament to our 'all-hands-on-deck' strategy to maximize resources and expand services to touch every community and resident across Chicago."
Lightfoot: New COVID-19 App Will Provide Info, Preregister Residents For Future Vaccine"It's really the first app of its kind. And it will advise residents what to do if they experience symptoms, where to seek medical care, how to connect to testing."
Lightfoot Launches COVID-19 Economic Recovery Task Force For Chicago, Suburbs"We are also looking ahead to the next phase of this challenge to develop ways Chicago can emerge from the unprecedented event stronger than before."