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Seven midwestern governors announce pact to plan for reopening their economies

Seven midwestern governors announce pact to plan for reopening their economies

Seven midwestern governors announced Thursday they are forming a regional pact to plan for the reopening of their respective economies.... Those governors incl [...] Read full article: Seven midwestern governors announce pact...→

Seven midwestern governors announce pact to plan for reopening their economies

Seven midwestern governors announce pact to plan for reopening their economies

Seven midwestern governors announced Thursday they are forming a regional pact to plan for the reopening of their respective economies.... Those governors incl [...] Read full article: Seven midwestern governors announce pact...→

SD County Approved to Advance Further Into Stage 2 of State Reopening Plan

SD County Approved to Advance Further Into Stage 2 of State Reopening Plan

California has approved San Diego County to move further into stage 2 of the state’s reopening plan, allowing for in-store retail shopping, in-restaurant dinin [...] Read full article: SD County Approved to Advance Further In...→

Palatine, Arlington Heights and Hoffman Estates go on record seeking change in state's reopening plan

Palatine, Arlington Heights and Hoffman Estates go on record seeking change in state's reopening plan

Palatine, Arlington Heights and Hoffman Estates passed resolutions Monday calling on Gov. J.B. Pritzker to alter the Restore Illinois plan in an effort to help [...] Read full article: Palatine, Arlington Heights and Hoffman ...→

Catholic churches outline plan for gradual reopening (LIVE UPDATES)

Catholic churches outline plan for gradual reopening (LIVE UPDATES)

According to the statements released by Chicago’s Cardinal Blase Cupich, Rockford’s Bishop David Malloy and Joliet’s Apostolic Administrator Richard Pates, the [...] Read full article: Catholic churches outline plan for gradu...→

Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening Plan; Churches Could Reopen For Some Activities May 23

Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening Plan; Churches Could Reopen For Some Activities May 23

The Chicago Archdiocese on Wednesday released a multi-phase plan to reopen Roman Catholic churches amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening P...→

Miami-Dade Preparing Plan for Reopening County Next Week

Miami-Dade Preparing Plan for Reopening County Next Week

Leaders in Miami-Dade are preparing plans for the partial reopening of the county’s economy next week from the coronavirus shutdown. City of Miami Mayor Franci [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade Preparing Plan for Reopening ...→

Five Western States Pact governors ask Congress for $1 trillion in coronavirus relief

Five Western States Pact governors ask Congress for $1 trillion in coronavirus relief

Five Western Democratic governors on Monday asked Congress for $1 trillion in aid to plug the budgetary holes created by the novel coronavirus shutdown. Read full article: Five Western States Pact governors ask C...→

Top Illinois Republicans Call on Pritzker to Ease Restrictions in Phased Reopening Plan

Top Illinois Republicans Call on Pritzker to Ease Restrictions in Phased Reopening Plan

Top Republican lawmakers are calling on Gov. J.B. Pritzker to make a series of changes to his administration’s phased reopening plan, arguing that “less restri [...] Read full article: Top Illinois Republicans Call on Pritzke...→

Abbott tests draw praise and scrutiny • Health care’s April job losses • Chicago's reopening plan

Abbott Lab’s antibody testing is showing strong results and the White House is using the company’s rapid COVID test daily to monitor the president and vice pre [...] Read full article: Abbott tests draw praise and scrutiny • ...→

A Full Breakdown of the 5 Phases of Chicago’s Reopening Plan

A Full Breakdown of the 5 Phases of Chicago’s Reopening Plan

Similar to Illinois, Chicago will have its own five phases of reopening, the city’s mayor announced Friday. The phases include the following: strict stay-at-ho [...] Read full article: A Full Breakdown of the 5 Phases of Chic...→

Here's Lightfoot's plan for reopening Chicago

Much is still in the works. Even at the final phase, events and activities will be limited. Read full article: Here's Lightfoot's plan for reopening Ch...→

Michigan Restaurant & Lodging Association unveils 'Roadmap to Reopening' plan

Michigan Restaurant & Lodging Association unveils 'Roadmap to Reopening' plan

The Michigan Restaurant & Lodging Association released what they're calling the "Roadmap to Reopening" for restaurants in Michigan. Read full article: Michigan Restaurant & Lodging Associatio...→

Knott’s Berry Farm owner rolls out post-COVID-19 plan for reopening theme parks

Knott’s Berry Farm owner rolls out post-COVID-19 plan for reopening theme parks

Cedar Fair CEO Richard Zimmerman laid out a health and safety plan for when the company’s theme parks reopen following the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Knott’s Berry Farm owner rolls out post-...→

Phase 3: The Changes Announced Wednesday to Illinois’ Reopening Plan

Phase 3: The Changes Announced Wednesday to Illinois’ Reopening Plan

As Illinois moves closer to the end of May, Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced a series of revisions to the state’s phased reopening plan. The biggest changes will i [...] Read full article: Phase 3: The Changes Announced Wednesday...→

Asian Stocks Up on Hopes for Vaccine and Economies Reopening

Asian Stocks Up on Hopes for Vaccine and Economies Reopening

Asian shares are rallying on optimism about a potential vaccine for the coronavirus after hopes for a U.S. economic recovery in the second half of the year sen [...] Read full article: Asian Stocks Up on Hopes for Vaccine and...→

Pennsylvania group lays out reopening timeline for parks, other recreation facilities based Gov. Wolf's plan

Pennsylvania group lays out reopening timeline for parks, other recreation facilities based Gov. Wolf's plan

The Pennsylvania Parks and Recreation Society issued a chart breaking down when places like playgrounds, gyms, and beaches will likely be open depending on wha [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania group lays out reopening ti...→

Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s partial coronavirus reopening plan

Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s partial coronavirus reopening plan

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plan to reopen coronavirus-shuttered restaurants and bars under capacity restrictions is half-baked, with the potential to further starv [...] Read full article: Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s p...→

Column: Suburban officials urge Pritzker to separate collar counties from Cook in reopening plan

Column: Suburban officials urge Pritzker to separate collar counties from Cook in reopening plan

Mayors of New Lenox and Lockport are among south suburban elected leaders joining a growing chorus calling on Gov. J.B. Pritzker to revise his plan for reopeni [...] Read full article: Column: Suburban officials urge Pritzker...→

Markets Subdued as Investors Eye Risk of Economies Reopening

Markets Subdued as Investors Eye Risk of Economies Reopening

Global shares are mixed as investors worry about the downside of reopening the economy from coronavirus shutdowns too soon Read full article: Markets Subdued as Investors Eye Risk of...→

Massachusetts businesses closed over coronavirus seek ‘clarity’ on Charlie Baker’s four-phase reopening plan

Massachusetts businesses closed over coronavirus seek ‘clarity’ on Charlie Baker’s four-phase reopening plan

Some businesses could get the green light to open as early as next week if the state’s coronavirus statistics keep trending down, but Gov. Charlie Baker left b [...] Read full article: Massachusetts businesses closed over cor...→

Hotel group takes aim at Pritzker's reopening plan

The Illinois Hotel & Lodging Association says the governor needs to "offer some hope" to a huge and reeling industry. Read full article: Hotel group takes aim at Pritzker's reop...→

Boris Johnson announces phased reopening plan for England

Boris Johnson announces phased reopening plan for England

The prime minister will keep strict lockdown measures in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Read full article: Boris Johnson announces phased reopening...→

Illinois Restaurant Association Opposes Governors Reopening Plan, Wants Faster Timeline

Illinois Restaurant Association Opposes Governors Reopening Plan, Wants Faster Timeline

The Illinois Restaurant Association has called for Gov. J.B. Pritzker to speed up the timeline for opening the state’s restaurants and bars, saying the delay i [...] Read full article: Illinois Restaurant Association Opposes ...→

Mayors and governors across the country say the key to reopening businesses is t [...]

Mayors and governors across the country say the key to reopening businesses is testing — and not just testing of people who are currently sick. Jodie Fleischer [...] Read full article: Mayors and governors across the country ...→

How Chicago Will Know When it Can Move to Next Phase of Lightfoot’s Reopening Plan

How Chicago Will Know When it Can Move to Next Phase of Lightfoot’s Reopening Plan

Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s new plan to reopen Chicago amid the coronavirus pandemic details five phases of reopening based on guidance from epidemiologists determi [...] Read full article: How Chicago Will Know When it Can Move t...→

What’s the reopening plan for Virginia Beach? Officials await Northam’s OK | WTOP

What’s the reopening plan for Virginia Beach? Officials await Northam’s OK | WTOP

Virginia Beach will wait for Gov. Ralph Northam’s direction before making a decision, which will likely be discussed at next week’s city council meeting. Read full article: What’s the reopening plan for Virginia B...→

Lightfoot to Unveil Chicago’s Reopening Plan Thursday

Lightfoot to Unveil Chicago’s Reopening Plan Thursday

NOTE: Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s 1 p.m. announcement will stream live in the player above. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is set to unveil city-specific guidelines T [...] Read full article: Lightfoot to Unveil Chicago’s Reopening ...→

Trump tells governors feds 'will step in' if government disagrees with state reopening plans

Trump tells governors feds 'will step in' if government disagrees with state reopening plans

President Trump largely expressed satisfaction with how the governors are moving to lift coronavirus restrictions in their individual states. Read full article: Trump tells governors feds 'will step in...→

Boston-area gym owners disappointed in late reopening per Gov. Baker’s plan

Boston-area gym owners disappointed in late reopening per Gov. Baker’s plan

Owners of gyms shut down by coronavirus will need to wait until Phase 3 of Massachusetts’ reopening plan to restart their business — a decision that landed lik [...] Read full article: Boston-area gym owners disappointed in l...→

Chicago, Rockford, Joliet dioceses: State OKs plan to start reopening churches as soon as May 23

Chicago, Rockford, Joliet dioceses: State OKs plan to start reopening churches as soon as May 23

Citing an agreement with the governor's office, Cardinal Blase Cupich of the Archdiocese of Chicago on Wednesday announced a plan for the gradual reopening of [...] Read full article: Chicago, Rockford, Joliet dioceses: Stat...→

Coronavirus: Riverside County Adopts Local Plan For Faster Reopening

Coronavirus: Riverside County Adopts Local Plan For Faster Reopening

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a comprehensive plan to remove regulatory hurdles connected to the statewide coronavirus emergency, [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Riverside County Adopts Loc...→

Elmhurst Mayor Asks Pritzker to Reconsider Reopening Plan, Health Care Region Grouping

Elmhurst Mayor Asks Pritzker to Reconsider Reopening Plan, Health Care Region Grouping

The mayor of suburban Elmhurst has asked Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker to reconsider portions of his plan to reopen Illinois, particularly including the city and [...] Read full article: Elmhurst Mayor Asks Pritzker to Reconsid...→

Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Governor to Reconsider Reopening Plan

Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Governor to Reconsider Reopening Plan

City officials in multiple jurisdictions in Northern Virginia issued a letter Sunday to Gov. Ralph Northam that they do not believe their region is ready to re [...] Read full article: Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Govern...→

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released the city's five-step path toward re-opening, which has some stricter standards than the state plan released earlier t [...] Read full article: Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for r...→

Chicago is in Phase 2 of Its Reopening Plan. Here’s What’s Needed to Get to Phase 3

Chicago is in Phase 2 of Its Reopening Plan. Here’s What’s Needed to Get to Phase 3

Chicago, much like the state of Illinois, is in its second phase of reopening, but what will it take to get to its next phase? Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on [...] Read full article: Chicago is in Phase 2 of Its Reopening P...→

Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopening Chicago

Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopening Chicago

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday unveiled city-specific guidelines for reopening during the coronavirus pandemic. Lightfoot’s plan includes five phases, [...] Read full article: Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopenin...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago’s Reopening Plan, Orland Park Mayor’s Message

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago’s Reopening Plan, Orland Park Mayor’s Message

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) Aft [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago’s ...→

As Governors Urge Caution on Reopening, G.O.P. Lawmakers Rebel

As Governors Urge Caution on Reopening, G.O.P. Lawmakers Rebel

In Ohio, a Republican governor is facing an open revolt from members of his own party over whether to keep businesses closed. Read full article: As Governors Urge Caution on Reopening, ...→

SD County Approved to Advance Further Into Stage 2 of State Reopening Plan

SD County Approved to Advance Further Into Stage 2 of State Reopening Plan

California has approved San Diego County to move further into stage 2 of the state’s reopening plan, allowing for in-store retail shopping, in-restaurant dinin [...] Read full article: SD County Approved to Advance Further In...→

Palatine, Arlington Heights and Hoffman Estates go on record seeking change in state's reopening plan

Palatine, Arlington Heights and Hoffman Estates go on record seeking change in state's reopening plan

Palatine, Arlington Heights and Hoffman Estates passed resolutions Monday calling on Gov. J.B. Pritzker to alter the Restore Illinois plan in an effort to help [...] Read full article: Palatine, Arlington Heights and Hoffman ...→

Boston-area gym owners disappointed in late reopening per Gov. Baker’s plan

Boston-area gym owners disappointed in late reopening per Gov. Baker’s plan

Owners of gyms shut down by coronavirus will need to wait until Phase 3 of Massachusetts’ reopening plan to restart their business — a decision that landed lik [...] Read full article: Boston-area gym owners disappointed in l...→

Pennsylvania group lays out reopening timeline for parks, other recreation facilities based Gov. Wolf's plan

Pennsylvania group lays out reopening timeline for parks, other recreation facilities based Gov. Wolf's plan

The Pennsylvania Parks and Recreation Society issued a chart breaking down when places like playgrounds, gyms, and beaches will likely be open depending on wha [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania group lays out reopening ti...→

Catholic churches outline plan for gradual reopening (LIVE UPDATES)

Catholic churches outline plan for gradual reopening (LIVE UPDATES)

According to the statements released by Chicago’s Cardinal Blase Cupich, Rockford’s Bishop David Malloy and Joliet’s Apostolic Administrator Richard Pates, the [...] Read full article: Catholic churches outline plan for gradu...→

Chicago, Rockford, Joliet dioceses: State OKs plan to start reopening churches as soon as May 23

Chicago, Rockford, Joliet dioceses: State OKs plan to start reopening churches as soon as May 23

Citing an agreement with the governor's office, Cardinal Blase Cupich of the Archdiocese of Chicago on Wednesday announced a plan for the gradual reopening of [...] Read full article: Chicago, Rockford, Joliet dioceses: Stat...→

Column: Suburban officials urge Pritzker to separate collar counties from Cook in reopening plan

Column: Suburban officials urge Pritzker to separate collar counties from Cook in reopening plan

Mayors of New Lenox and Lockport are among south suburban elected leaders joining a growing chorus calling on Gov. J.B. Pritzker to revise his plan for reopeni [...] Read full article: Column: Suburban officials urge Pritzker...→

Miami-Dade Preparing Plan for Reopening County Next Week

Miami-Dade Preparing Plan for Reopening County Next Week

Leaders in Miami-Dade are preparing plans for the partial reopening of the county’s economy next week from the coronavirus shutdown. City of Miami Mayor Franci [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade Preparing Plan for Reopening ...→

Coronavirus: Riverside County Adopts Local Plan For Faster Reopening

Coronavirus: Riverside County Adopts Local Plan For Faster Reopening

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a comprehensive plan to remove regulatory hurdles connected to the statewide coronavirus emergency, [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Riverside County Adopts Loc...→

Massachusetts businesses closed over coronavirus seek ‘clarity’ on Charlie Baker’s four-phase reopening plan

Massachusetts businesses closed over coronavirus seek ‘clarity’ on Charlie Baker’s four-phase reopening plan

Some businesses could get the green light to open as early as next week if the state’s coronavirus statistics keep trending down, but Gov. Charlie Baker left b [...] Read full article: Massachusetts businesses closed over cor...→

Top Illinois Republicans Call on Pritzker to Ease Restrictions in Phased Reopening Plan

Top Illinois Republicans Call on Pritzker to Ease Restrictions in Phased Reopening Plan

Top Republican lawmakers are calling on Gov. J.B. Pritzker to make a series of changes to his administration’s phased reopening plan, arguing that “less restri [...] Read full article: Top Illinois Republicans Call on Pritzke...→

Boris Johnson announces phased reopening plan for England

Boris Johnson announces phased reopening plan for England

The prime minister will keep strict lockdown measures in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Read full article: Boris Johnson announces phased reopening...→

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released the city's five-step path toward re-opening, which has some stricter standards than the state plan released earlier t [...] Read full article: Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for r...→

Mayors and governors across the country say the key to reopening businesses is t [...]

Mayors and governors across the country say the key to reopening businesses is testing — and not just testing of people who are currently sick. Jodie Fleischer [...] Read full article: Mayors and governors across the country ...→

A Full Breakdown of the 5 Phases of Chicago’s Reopening Plan

A Full Breakdown of the 5 Phases of Chicago’s Reopening Plan

Similar to Illinois, Chicago will have its own five phases of reopening, the city’s mayor announced Friday. The phases include the following: strict stay-at-ho [...] Read full article: A Full Breakdown of the 5 Phases of Chic...→

Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopening Chicago

Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopening Chicago

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday unveiled city-specific guidelines for reopening during the coronavirus pandemic. Lightfoot’s plan includes five phases, [...] Read full article: Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopenin...→

Michigan Restaurant & Lodging Association unveils 'Roadmap to Reopening' plan

Michigan Restaurant & Lodging Association unveils 'Roadmap to Reopening' plan

The Michigan Restaurant & Lodging Association released what they're calling the "Roadmap to Reopening" for restaurants in Michigan. Read full article: Michigan Restaurant & Lodging Associatio...→

As Governors Urge Caution on Reopening, G.O.P. Lawmakers Rebel

As Governors Urge Caution on Reopening, G.O.P. Lawmakers Rebel

In Ohio, a Republican governor is facing an open revolt from members of his own party over whether to keep businesses closed. Read full article: As Governors Urge Caution on Reopening, ...→

Lightfoot to Unveil Chicago’s Reopening Plan Thursday

Lightfoot to Unveil Chicago’s Reopening Plan Thursday

NOTE: Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s 1 p.m. announcement will stream live in the player above. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is set to unveil city-specific guidelines T [...] Read full article: Lightfoot to Unveil Chicago’s Reopening ...→

Phase 3: The Changes Announced Wednesday to Illinois’ Reopening Plan

Phase 3: The Changes Announced Wednesday to Illinois’ Reopening Plan

As Illinois moves closer to the end of May, Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced a series of revisions to the state’s phased reopening plan. The biggest changes will i [...] Read full article: Phase 3: The Changes Announced Wednesday...→

Trump tells governors feds 'will step in' if government disagrees with state reopening plans

Trump tells governors feds 'will step in' if government disagrees with state reopening plans

President Trump largely expressed satisfaction with how the governors are moving to lift coronavirus restrictions in their individual states. Read full article: Trump tells governors feds 'will step in...→

Asian Stocks Up on Hopes for Vaccine and Economies Reopening

Asian Stocks Up on Hopes for Vaccine and Economies Reopening

Asian shares are rallying on optimism about a potential vaccine for the coronavirus after hopes for a U.S. economic recovery in the second half of the year sen [...] Read full article: Asian Stocks Up on Hopes for Vaccine and...→

Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s partial coronavirus reopening plan

Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s partial coronavirus reopening plan

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plan to reopen coronavirus-shuttered restaurants and bars under capacity restrictions is half-baked, with the potential to further starv [...] Read full article: Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s p...→

Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening Plan; Churches Could Reopen For Some Activities May 23

Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening Plan; Churches Could Reopen For Some Activities May 23

The Chicago Archdiocese on Wednesday released a multi-phase plan to reopen Roman Catholic churches amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening P...→

Markets Subdued as Investors Eye Risk of Economies Reopening

Markets Subdued as Investors Eye Risk of Economies Reopening

Global shares are mixed as investors worry about the downside of reopening the economy from coronavirus shutdowns too soon Read full article: Markets Subdued as Investors Eye Risk of...→

Five Western States Pact governors ask Congress for $1 trillion in coronavirus relief

Five Western States Pact governors ask Congress for $1 trillion in coronavirus relief

Five Western Democratic governors on Monday asked Congress for $1 trillion in aid to plug the budgetary holes created by the novel coronavirus shutdown. Read full article: Five Western States Pact governors ask C...→

Elmhurst Mayor Asks Pritzker to Reconsider Reopening Plan, Health Care Region Grouping

Elmhurst Mayor Asks Pritzker to Reconsider Reopening Plan, Health Care Region Grouping

The mayor of suburban Elmhurst has asked Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker to reconsider portions of his plan to reopen Illinois, particularly including the city and [...] Read full article: Elmhurst Mayor Asks Pritzker to Reconsid...→

Hotel group takes aim at Pritzker's reopening plan

The Illinois Hotel & Lodging Association says the governor needs to "offer some hope" to a huge and reeling industry. Read full article: Hotel group takes aim at Pritzker's reop...→

Abbott tests draw praise and scrutiny • Health care’s April job losses • Chicago's reopening plan

Abbott Lab’s antibody testing is showing strong results and the White House is using the company’s rapid COVID test daily to monitor the president and vice pre [...] Read full article: Abbott tests draw praise and scrutiny • ...→

Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Governor to Reconsider Reopening Plan

Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Governor to Reconsider Reopening Plan

City officials in multiple jurisdictions in Northern Virginia issued a letter Sunday to Gov. Ralph Northam that they do not believe their region is ready to re [...] Read full article: Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Govern...→

Illinois Restaurant Association Opposes Governors Reopening Plan, Wants Faster Timeline

Illinois Restaurant Association Opposes Governors Reopening Plan, Wants Faster Timeline

The Illinois Restaurant Association has called for Gov. J.B. Pritzker to speed up the timeline for opening the state’s restaurants and bars, saying the delay i [...] Read full article: Illinois Restaurant Association Opposes ...→

Chicago is in Phase 2 of Its Reopening Plan. Here’s What’s Needed to Get to Phase 3

Chicago is in Phase 2 of Its Reopening Plan. Here’s What’s Needed to Get to Phase 3

Chicago, much like the state of Illinois, is in its second phase of reopening, but what will it take to get to its next phase? Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on [...] Read full article: Chicago is in Phase 2 of Its Reopening P...→

How Chicago Will Know When it Can Move to Next Phase of Lightfoot’s Reopening Plan

How Chicago Will Know When it Can Move to Next Phase of Lightfoot’s Reopening Plan

Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s new plan to reopen Chicago amid the coronavirus pandemic details five phases of reopening based on guidance from epidemiologists determi [...] Read full article: How Chicago Will Know When it Can Move t...→

Here's Lightfoot's plan for reopening Chicago

Much is still in the works. Even at the final phase, events and activities will be limited. Read full article: Here's Lightfoot's plan for reopening Ch...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago’s Reopening Plan, Orland Park Mayor’s Message

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago’s Reopening Plan, Orland Park Mayor’s Message

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) Aft [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago’s ...→

What’s the reopening plan for Virginia Beach? Officials await Northam’s OK | WTOP

What’s the reopening plan for Virginia Beach? Officials await Northam’s OK | WTOP

Virginia Beach will wait for Gov. Ralph Northam’s direction before making a decision, which will likely be discussed at next week’s city council meeting. Read full article: What’s the reopening plan for Virginia B...→

Knott’s Berry Farm owner rolls out post-COVID-19 plan for reopening theme parks

Knott’s Berry Farm owner rolls out post-COVID-19 plan for reopening theme parks

Cedar Fair CEO Richard Zimmerman laid out a health and safety plan for when the company’s theme parks reopen following the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Knott’s Berry Farm owner rolls out post-...→

SD County Approved to Advance Further Into Stage 2 of State Reopening Plan

SD County Approved to Advance Further Into Stage 2 of State Reopening Plan

California has approved San Diego County to move further into stage 2 of the state’s reopening plan, allowing for in-store retail shopping, in-restaurant dinin [...] Read full article: SD County Approved to Advance Further In...→

Phase 3: The Changes Announced Wednesday to Illinois’ Reopening Plan

Phase 3: The Changes Announced Wednesday to Illinois’ Reopening Plan

As Illinois moves closer to the end of May, Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced a series of revisions to the state’s phased reopening plan. The biggest changes will i [...] Read full article: Phase 3: The Changes Announced Wednesday...→

Trump tells governors feds 'will step in' if government disagrees with state reopening plans

Trump tells governors feds 'will step in' if government disagrees with state reopening plans

President Trump largely expressed satisfaction with how the governors are moving to lift coronavirus restrictions in their individual states. Read full article: Trump tells governors feds 'will step in...→

Palatine, Arlington Heights and Hoffman Estates go on record seeking change in state's reopening plan

Palatine, Arlington Heights and Hoffman Estates go on record seeking change in state's reopening plan

Palatine, Arlington Heights and Hoffman Estates passed resolutions Monday calling on Gov. J.B. Pritzker to alter the Restore Illinois plan in an effort to help [...] Read full article: Palatine, Arlington Heights and Hoffman ...→

Asian Stocks Up on Hopes for Vaccine and Economies Reopening

Asian Stocks Up on Hopes for Vaccine and Economies Reopening

Asian shares are rallying on optimism about a potential vaccine for the coronavirus after hopes for a U.S. economic recovery in the second half of the year sen [...] Read full article: Asian Stocks Up on Hopes for Vaccine and...→

Boston-area gym owners disappointed in late reopening per Gov. Baker’s plan

Boston-area gym owners disappointed in late reopening per Gov. Baker’s plan

Owners of gyms shut down by coronavirus will need to wait until Phase 3 of Massachusetts’ reopening plan to restart their business — a decision that landed lik [...] Read full article: Boston-area gym owners disappointed in l...→

Pennsylvania group lays out reopening timeline for parks, other recreation facilities based Gov. Wolf's plan

Pennsylvania group lays out reopening timeline for parks, other recreation facilities based Gov. Wolf's plan

The Pennsylvania Parks and Recreation Society issued a chart breaking down when places like playgrounds, gyms, and beaches will likely be open depending on wha [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania group lays out reopening ti...→

Catholic churches outline plan for gradual reopening (LIVE UPDATES)

Catholic churches outline plan for gradual reopening (LIVE UPDATES)

According to the statements released by Chicago’s Cardinal Blase Cupich, Rockford’s Bishop David Malloy and Joliet’s Apostolic Administrator Richard Pates, the [...] Read full article: Catholic churches outline plan for gradu...→

Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s partial coronavirus reopening plan

Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s partial coronavirus reopening plan

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plan to reopen coronavirus-shuttered restaurants and bars under capacity restrictions is half-baked, with the potential to further starv [...] Read full article: Restaurant, bar owners pan de Blasio’s p...→

Chicago, Rockford, Joliet dioceses: State OKs plan to start reopening churches as soon as May 23

Chicago, Rockford, Joliet dioceses: State OKs plan to start reopening churches as soon as May 23

Citing an agreement with the governor's office, Cardinal Blase Cupich of the Archdiocese of Chicago on Wednesday announced a plan for the gradual reopening of [...] Read full article: Chicago, Rockford, Joliet dioceses: Stat...→

Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening Plan; Churches Could Reopen For Some Activities May 23

Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening Plan; Churches Could Reopen For Some Activities May 23

The Chicago Archdiocese on Wednesday released a multi-phase plan to reopen Roman Catholic churches amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening P...→

Column: Suburban officials urge Pritzker to separate collar counties from Cook in reopening plan

Column: Suburban officials urge Pritzker to separate collar counties from Cook in reopening plan

Mayors of New Lenox and Lockport are among south suburban elected leaders joining a growing chorus calling on Gov. J.B. Pritzker to revise his plan for reopeni [...] Read full article: Column: Suburban officials urge Pritzker...→

Miami-Dade Preparing Plan for Reopening County Next Week

Miami-Dade Preparing Plan for Reopening County Next Week

Leaders in Miami-Dade are preparing plans for the partial reopening of the county’s economy next week from the coronavirus shutdown. City of Miami Mayor Franci [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade Preparing Plan for Reopening ...→

Markets Subdued as Investors Eye Risk of Economies Reopening

Markets Subdued as Investors Eye Risk of Economies Reopening

Global shares are mixed as investors worry about the downside of reopening the economy from coronavirus shutdowns too soon Read full article: Markets Subdued as Investors Eye Risk of...→

Coronavirus: Riverside County Adopts Local Plan For Faster Reopening

Coronavirus: Riverside County Adopts Local Plan For Faster Reopening

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a comprehensive plan to remove regulatory hurdles connected to the statewide coronavirus emergency, [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Riverside County Adopts Loc...→

Five Western States Pact governors ask Congress for $1 trillion in coronavirus relief

Five Western States Pact governors ask Congress for $1 trillion in coronavirus relief

Five Western Democratic governors on Monday asked Congress for $1 trillion in aid to plug the budgetary holes created by the novel coronavirus shutdown. Read full article: Five Western States Pact governors ask C...→

Massachusetts businesses closed over coronavirus seek ‘clarity’ on Charlie Baker’s four-phase reopening plan

Massachusetts businesses closed over coronavirus seek ‘clarity’ on Charlie Baker’s four-phase reopening plan

Some businesses could get the green light to open as early as next week if the state’s coronavirus statistics keep trending down, but Gov. Charlie Baker left b [...] Read full article: Massachusetts businesses closed over cor...→

Elmhurst Mayor Asks Pritzker to Reconsider Reopening Plan, Health Care Region Grouping

Elmhurst Mayor Asks Pritzker to Reconsider Reopening Plan, Health Care Region Grouping

The mayor of suburban Elmhurst has asked Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker to reconsider portions of his plan to reopen Illinois, particularly including the city and [...] Read full article: Elmhurst Mayor Asks Pritzker to Reconsid...→

Top Illinois Republicans Call on Pritzker to Ease Restrictions in Phased Reopening Plan

Top Illinois Republicans Call on Pritzker to Ease Restrictions in Phased Reopening Plan

Top Republican lawmakers are calling on Gov. J.B. Pritzker to make a series of changes to his administration’s phased reopening plan, arguing that “less restri [...] Read full article: Top Illinois Republicans Call on Pritzke...→

Hotel group takes aim at Pritzker's reopening plan

The Illinois Hotel & Lodging Association says the governor needs to "offer some hope" to a huge and reeling industry. Read full article: Hotel group takes aim at Pritzker's reop...→

Abbott tests draw praise and scrutiny • Health care’s April job losses • Chicago's reopening plan

Abbott Lab’s antibody testing is showing strong results and the White House is using the company’s rapid COVID test daily to monitor the president and vice pre [...] Read full article: Abbott tests draw praise and scrutiny • ...→

Boris Johnson announces phased reopening plan for England

Boris Johnson announces phased reopening plan for England

The prime minister will keep strict lockdown measures in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Read full article: Boris Johnson announces phased reopening...→

Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Governor to Reconsider Reopening Plan

Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Governor to Reconsider Reopening Plan

City officials in multiple jurisdictions in Northern Virginia issued a letter Sunday to Gov. Ralph Northam that they do not believe their region is ready to re [...] Read full article: Leaders in Northern Virginia Urge Govern...→

Illinois Restaurant Association Opposes Governors Reopening Plan, Wants Faster Timeline

Illinois Restaurant Association Opposes Governors Reopening Plan, Wants Faster Timeline

The Illinois Restaurant Association has called for Gov. J.B. Pritzker to speed up the timeline for opening the state’s restaurants and bars, saying the delay i [...] Read full article: Illinois Restaurant Association Opposes ...→

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released the city's five-step path toward re-opening, which has some stricter standards than the state plan released earlier t [...] Read full article: Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for r...→

Mayors and governors across the country say the key to reopening businesses is t [...]

Mayors and governors across the country say the key to reopening businesses is testing — and not just testing of people who are currently sick. Jodie Fleischer [...] Read full article: Mayors and governors across the country ...→

Chicago is in Phase 2 of Its Reopening Plan. Here’s What’s Needed to Get to Phase 3

Chicago is in Phase 2 of Its Reopening Plan. Here’s What’s Needed to Get to Phase 3

Chicago, much like the state of Illinois, is in its second phase of reopening, but what will it take to get to its next phase? Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on [...] Read full article: Chicago is in Phase 2 of Its Reopening P...→

A Full Breakdown of the 5 Phases of Chicago’s Reopening Plan

A Full Breakdown of the 5 Phases of Chicago’s Reopening Plan

Similar to Illinois, Chicago will have its own five phases of reopening, the city’s mayor announced Friday. The phases include the following: strict stay-at-ho [...] Read full article: A Full Breakdown of the 5 Phases of Chic...→

How Chicago Will Know When it Can Move to Next Phase of Lightfoot’s Reopening Plan

How Chicago Will Know When it Can Move to Next Phase of Lightfoot’s Reopening Plan

Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s new plan to reopen Chicago amid the coronavirus pandemic details five phases of reopening based on guidance from epidemiologists determi [...] Read full article: How Chicago Will Know When it Can Move t...→

Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopening Chicago

Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopening Chicago

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday unveiled city-specific guidelines for reopening during the coronavirus pandemic. Lightfoot’s plan includes five phases, [...] Read full article: Read Mayor Lightfoot’s Plan for Reopenin...→

Here's Lightfoot's plan for reopening Chicago

Much is still in the works. Even at the final phase, events and activities will be limited. Read full article: Here's Lightfoot's plan for reopening Ch...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago’s Reopening Plan, Orland Park Mayor’s Message

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago’s Reopening Plan, Orland Park Mayor’s Message

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) Aft [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago’s ...→

Michigan Restaurant & Lodging Association unveils 'Roadmap to Reopening' plan

Michigan Restaurant & Lodging Association unveils 'Roadmap to Reopening' plan

The Michigan Restaurant & Lodging Association released what they're calling the "Roadmap to Reopening" for restaurants in Michigan. Read full article: Michigan Restaurant & Lodging Associatio...→

What’s the reopening plan for Virginia Beach? Officials await Northam’s OK | WTOP

What’s the reopening plan for Virginia Beach? Officials await Northam’s OK | WTOP

Virginia Beach will wait for Gov. Ralph Northam’s direction before making a decision, which will likely be discussed at next week’s city council meeting. Read full article: What’s the reopening plan for Virginia B...→

As Governors Urge Caution on Reopening, G.O.P. Lawmakers Rebel

As Governors Urge Caution on Reopening, G.O.P. Lawmakers Rebel

In Ohio, a Republican governor is facing an open revolt from members of his own party over whether to keep businesses closed. Read full article: As Governors Urge Caution on Reopening, ...→

Knott’s Berry Farm owner rolls out post-COVID-19 plan for reopening theme parks

Knott’s Berry Farm owner rolls out post-COVID-19 plan for reopening theme parks

Cedar Fair CEO Richard Zimmerman laid out a health and safety plan for when the company’s theme parks reopen following the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Knott’s Berry Farm owner rolls out post-...→

Lightfoot to Unveil Chicago’s Reopening Plan Thursday

Lightfoot to Unveil Chicago’s Reopening Plan Thursday

NOTE: Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s 1 p.m. announcement will stream live in the player above. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is set to unveil city-specific guidelines T [...] Read full article: Lightfoot to Unveil Chicago’s Reopening ...→