The Cook County Department of Public Health has announced that effective January 3, 2022, proof of vaccination will be required for entry into all indoor public spaces. This regulation applies to indoor public spaces such as restaurants, health and fitness clubs, personal service and performance venues, offices and public transportation. Masks are also required within all indoor public spaces in Cook County.
Businesses must require individuals eligible for vaccination to show proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with an approved vaccine in order to gain entry to the establishment. Signage advising of the vaccination and mask requirements must be posted at all entrances. Employees must be vaccinated or show weekly proof of a negative COVID test. Please read the entire press release issued by the Cook County Department of Public Health for complete details.
Confirmed COVID-19 cases have gone up in Riverside by 284% since December 9 and cases are up throughout the state and country. Please take care to observe public health guidance issued by Cook County.