Illinois Rolls Back To Tier 3 COVID Restrictions On Friday

“The second wave is now here. But it’s not only here, it’s more dire than what we saw in the spring,” said IDPH director Dr. Ngozi Ezike.

Illinois Rolls Back To Tier 3 COVID Restrictions On Friday

“The second wave is now here. But it’s not only here, it’s more dire than what we saw in the spring,” said IDPH director Dr. Ngozi Ezike.

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Just before the holiday season, COVID-19 is tightening its grip on Illinois. Cases are surging, and hospitals are strained. Both are expected to grow exponentially without countermeasures. And starting Friday, those countermeasures take effect as Illinois rolls back to Tier 3 restrictions — which includes the closing of museums, casinos, and movie theaters, and stricter capacities for most businesses. Reset breaks down what to know about the new restrictions.

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