IDPH/CDC Face mask update

Fri July 30, 2021

July 30, 2021

COVID-19: IDPH and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announce updated mask recommendation.

 Face Mask Update

IDPH and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends everyone, including fully vaccinated individuals, wear a mask in public indoor settings in areas with substantial and high transmission. This recommendation includes employers, retailers, restaurants/bars, fitness/recreational centers, libraries, governmental entities, healthcare facilities, and other public venues.

As of this date, Cook County COVID-19 transmission rates are “substantial” per the CDC.

Masks are recommended when indoors at all Westchester Park District Facilities.  As a reminder, masks are required for children under 12 and instructors/staff working with children under 12.