11th January, 2022
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has tested positive for COVID-19, she announced on Twitter.
“Earlier today, I tested positive for COVID-19,” the mayor tweeted.
“I am experiencing cold-like symptoms but otherwise feel fine which I credit to being vaccinated and boosted.
“I will continue to work from home while following the CDC guidelines for isolation.”
Illinois reported 28,110 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday and 92 related deaths.
The statewide positivity rate is 16.9%.