Region 7’s Positivity Rate Falls Below 6.5

Region 7’s Positivity Rate Falls Below 6.5

There is some good covid news today.  The region 7 positivity rate continues to fall and today has fallen below the 6.5 benchmark to 6.4 percent.  At a press conference today Governor JB Pritzker said if it holds he may ease restrictions for the regions bars and restaurants as soon as this weekend.  Region 7 was hit with additional sanctions two weeks ago when its positivity rate soared to a high of 8.8 percent.

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