Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: November 11, 2020
On Monday, November 9, Governor J.B. Pritzger announced that several regions in the State of Illinois would begin Tier 2 Mitigation guidelines starting Wednesday, November 11. The Village of Westmont is located in Region 8, which will be one of the regions affected by the Tier 2 Resurgence Mitigation.
As detailed in the July 15 Restore Illinois Resurgence Plan, Tier 2 mitigations may be applied if a region’s positivity rate remains above the 8 percent positivity threshold after 14 days under Tier 1 mitigations. If a region continues to experience a sustained resurgence of COVID-19 after 14 days with Tier 2 mitigations in place, stricter measures may be necessary to curtail further spread. Following are some of the Tier 2 mitigation guidelines. Please note that an asterisk denotes new mitigation to Tier 2.
Meetings, social events and gatherings (including weddings, funerals, potlucks, etc.)
Organized group recreational activities (including sports, but excluding fitness centers)
In addition, IDPH recommends the following actions be taken:
Contact: Larry McIntyreVillage of WestmontCommunications Director/Public Information Officer630email@example.com