Whiteside County Health Department is reporting 10 new laboratory confirmed cases and 9 recoveries of COVID-19 in Whiteside County. Cases: (2)Under 20, (2)20s, (1)30s, (1)40s, (2)50s, (1)60s, (1)70s. For more information please visit: https://coronavirus-response-whiteside.hub.arcgis.com
2 new positives and 3 newly released from isolation in Lee County today. New cases: 1-40’s; 1-50’s.
Recently Illinois issued an Emergency Rule amending the Control of Communicable Disease Code to include measures to slow the transmission of COVID-19. This amendment also gives local jurisdictions additional tools to help ensure local businesses, restaurants, schools and daycares are working to implement and maintain these protective measures. The Illinois Joint Committee on
Administrative Rules recently allowed this change to continue to be in effect for 150 days after August 7th.
The changes to the Code are underlined and can be found at: