COVID-19 Information How It Affects Restaurants and Bars


April 2, 2020, IDPH releases a COVID-19 Grocery Shopping Guidance and can be seen here.

March 31, 2020, Governor Pritzker will sign an order to extend the stay-at-home order through April.

March 30, 2020, Grocery Store Guidance issued and can be seen here.

March 20, 2020, Food Establishment  Guidance issued and can be seen here.

March 20, 2020, Governor revised Executive Order full version can be seen here,    A summary available here.

March 16, 2020 the Governor’s office issued an  Illinois Executive Order in Response to COVID-19.

CDC now recommending cancellation or postponement of any gatherings  of more than 10 people.

For more information on COVID-19 see below and on the COVID-19 page.


Please make sure that the information you receive and share is reliable and truthful.  We recommend going to the CDC website for the latest information and guidance.  Please see the following links for more information on personal care for COVID-19.

Where Can I get Tested?
Who Should I Call ?
What to do if your were potentially exposed to someone with COVID-19?
What to do if you have confirmed or suspected  COVID-19?
What to do if you have symptoms of COV-19 and have not been around anyone who has been diagnosed?

If you have general questions about COVID-19, you can call 2-1-1 (Not for profit organization with specialists that are available to help individuals locate health and human service assistance specialists are available to help individuals locate health and human service assistance.)

You can also dial 1-800-889-3931 or email if you have general questions about COVID-19.

OSF Hotline:  (833) 673-5669
Carle Hotline:  (217) 902-6100

Please go to our Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) updates page for local information.

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