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Chicago officials say people traveling to the city from 15 states with increasing numbers of confirmed cases of the coronavirus will have to quarantine for two weeks upon arrival or face possible fines. The order takes effect Monday. (July 3) AP Domestic

Chicago is taking a page from playbook: The Illinois city will require visitors from 15 states with high COVID-19 infection rates to quarantine for 14 days, effective Monday.

Mayor Lori Lightfoot :  “To preserve the gains Chicago has made, we’re issuing an Emergency Travel Order directing travelers entering or returning to Chicago from states experiencing a surge in new COVID-19 cases to quarantine for a period of 14 days.”

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