Two more Illinois regions are set to face more COVID-19 restrictions. Governor Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Public Health announced COVID-19 resurgence mitigations will be implemented in Region 9, Lake and McHenry counties, beginning at 12:01 AM on Saturday, October 31.
On Sunday, November 1, beginning a 12:01 AM, Region 3 mitigation efforts will take effect. Region 3 includes Sangamon, Adams, Brown, Calhoun, Cass, Christian, Greene, Hancock, Jersey, Logan, Macoupin, Mason, Menard, Montgomery, Morgan, Pike, Schuyler, and Scott counties.
Come Sunday, 9 of the state’s 11 regions as part of the Restore Illinois plan will be under restrictions. Regions 4, 5, 7, 8 and 10 are already under tier 1 mitigations with Region 11, Chicago, starting tier 1 mitigations on Friday.
A map and information of each county’s status can be found on the IDPH website.