Illinois Department of Public Health Dr. Ngozi Ezike said that Illinois is at war with an invisible enemy. As fatalities hit a single day record and Governor JB Pritzker unveiled his plan to return Illinois to a semblance of normal, the doctor urged residents to take personal responsibility.
May 5, 2020
Governor JB Pritzker released a five phase plan to reopen the state called Restore Illinois, which detailed each of the phases and named regions across the state that could reopen in different stages. The news comes on the day when Illinois hit the highest single day fatality number to date.