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COVID-19 Mitigation Update

By January 8, 2021No Comments

Governor Pritzker announced today that Tier 3 mitigation measures would begin to be relaxed for regions that qualify starting on Friday, January 15.

In order to reach Tier 2 a region must have:

  • Less than a 12% positivity rate (7-day rolling average) for three consecutive days; AND
  • Greater than 20% available ICU and medical/surgical beds for three consecutive days; AND
  • A decline in the number of COVID-19 patients in the hospital (7-day rolling average) for 7 out of the last 10 days.