No states on Chicago’s emergency travel order for initially time due to the fact July 2020

CHICAGO — For the initial time considering the fact that the Chicago Department of Community Wellbeing began issuing its emergency travel purchase in July of 2020, no states are in the “orange” tier that would have to have a quarantine, total vaccination, or a destructive COVID check for any one arriving in Chicago.

Because of to improving circumstances all over the place and the ongoing up-just take of the COVID-19 vaccine, no states are higher than the 15 cases per 100,000 citizens per working day threshold.

7 states that had been in the orange tier when the past travel order was issued two weeks ago have moved to the yellow tier. Individuals states are Colorado, Florida, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, West Virginia and Washington.

Based mostly on recent knowledge, the only states that are earlier mentioned 10 circumstances a working day per 100,000 residents are Washington, Colorado, Wyoming, and West Virginia.

No Midwest states are higher than 7.9 circumstances for each working day, per 100,000 inhabitants:

Condition – Scenarios/100,000

  • Indiana – 7.9
  • Michigan – 7.9
  • Illinois- 7.3
  • Missouri – 7.3
  • Minnesota – 7.1
  • Wisconsin – 4.3
  • Iowa – 3.7

“This demonstrates that what we have been undertaking to secure ourselves and others is doing work: social distancing, putting on masks, and previously mentioned all, having vaccinated,” stated CDPH Commissioner Allison Arwady, M.D. “This is great information, but by no implies does it signal that we can drop our defenses from COVID-19.”

The CDC advises individuals hold off travel right up until they are thoroughly vaccinated. If you are not totally vaccinated and should vacation, adhere to CDC’s recommendations: www.cdc.gov

Even if you are thoroughly vaccinated you are anticipated to proceed to adhere to masking guidelines: Masks are expected on planes, buses, trains, and other forms of general public transportation traveling into, within just, or out of the United States and in U.S. transportation hubs this sort of as airports and stations.