Chicago quarantine COVID-19 transport order: 6 states private as officials advise Wisconsin could be combined subsequent week – WLS

CHICAGO (WLS) — Chicago private 6 states from a COVID-19 puncture transport sequence Tuesday and combined Utah.

The refurbish to a transport sequence came as Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwady warned that Wisconsin will expected be combined to a transport sequence subsequent week if cases do not go down in a state.

The 6 states that were taken off a transport sequence were Florida, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, North Carolina and Texas.

The city says unless Wisconsin’s COVID-19 cases start going down, it could lapse to Chicago’s transport sequence subsequent week.

“Wisconsin has had a many cases that it has had during any indicate given COVID pennyless out final week,” Dr. Arwady said. “They are carrying percent positivities that operation from a 13-17% operation and problems opposite a state, so if we are means to equivocate transport to Wisconsin this week, greatfully do so.”

States on a transport sequence are saying new cases during a rate of larger than 15 per 100,000 per day or higher.

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The states and territories now theme to quarantine are:


-North Dakota
-South Carolina
-South Dakota

Travelers from a states are compulsory to quarantine for 14 days. Essential workers are exempt. However, they are asked to extent activities to work activities and guard for any symptoms.

Violators can be fined $100 – $500 per day, adult to a limit of $7,000.

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