On Thursday, July 2, CDPH Commissioner Allison Arwady, M.D., issued an Emergency Travel Order directing travelers entering or returning to Chicago from states experiencing a surge in new COVID-19 cases to quarantine for a 14-day period from the time of last contact within the identified state. The list will be updated every Tuesday and go into effect the following Friday at 12:01 a.m.
As of September 11, travelers from the following states and territories should quarantine upon arrival in Chicago:
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- South Carolina
- South Dakota
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