Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Lake County, Illinois Information

The Lake County Health Department has a dedicated team of staff working to protect public health during the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.

For the most current status of the COVID-19 pandemic, please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) COVID-19 and Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH): Coronavirus websites.

  1. Gov. Pritzker Issues Updated Executive Order with New Mask Guidelines

    With COVID-19 positivity rates continuing to decline and the majority of eligible Illinoisans vaccinated, today Governor Pritzker released an updated executive order lifting the mask requirement in most indoor settings. Read more
  2. Lake County Keeps More Kids in the Classroom with Test to Stay and Masking

    A new Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released today confirms that the Test to Stay (TTS) strategy can help keep kindergarten through grade 12 (K-12) students in the classroom. Additional Info...
  3. Lake County Vaccine Providers Administer Over 1 Million Doses of COVID-19 Vaccine

    The Lake County Health Department is pleased to share that Lake County vaccine providers have administered over 1 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to Lake County residents. Additional Info...
  4. COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility Has Expanded to Children 5-11 Years Old

    The Health Department encourages parents to get their eligible children vaccinated to protect them from COVID-19. Read more
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Current Vaccination Phase

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