Suburban Cook, city of Chicago could move to Tier 1 if metrics continue to improve, remain stable, IDPH says
State’s positivity rate drops to 5.4%; and 0.95% of the state is fully vaccinated from the coronavirus
Illinois’ positivity rate dropped to 5.5% and 0.89% of the state’s population has been vaccinated
Corrections officers in Illinois prisons and county jails are among those next in line to receive COVID-19 vaccinations, and so are the inmates they are guarding.
State’s positivity rate drops to 5.7%, and 0.85% of the state has been fully vaccinated
Vaccinations for COVID-19 are underway in Illinois, and at Shaw Media, we’ve got three charts to display how the state and how your county specifically are doing with administering the vaccine.
Region 1 hits the metrics to advance to Tier 1, and IDPH reports the fewest number of COVID-19 patients in the hospital since Oct. 31
La Salle, Bureau, Putnam, Livingston and other neighboring counties within the Region 2 health region met the metrics Sunday to move out of Tier 2 mitigations and into Tier 1, which allows limited indoor dining.
State's positivity rate dropped to 6.1%, and Region 2 advanced to Tier 1, meaning limited indoor dining is allowed
If numbers hold, La Salle, Bureau, Putnam and Livingston counties' health region will be eligible for Tier 1 mitigations Sunday, meaning limited indoor dining would be OK under the mitigations.
IDPH reports 5,343 new cases, 130 additional deaths; State’s positivity rate drops to 6.3%