Illinois Department of Public Health has announced that Region 6, which includes Champaign County and a variety of others surrounding us, will move to Tier 1 mitigations effective immediately. This means a few things, which happen to be outlined on their website with specificity here. If you’re curious about Region 6’s recent data, check that out here.
Here’s the tweet making the announcement:
If you’re curious what Tier 1 entails exactly by comparison to the other tiers, check out this tweet which lays it out clearly:
Top image from IDPH.