IMA COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update - #53
Please visit the IMA’s dedicate d CO VID-19 page for updates and resources. 

Daily COVID-19 Results
Governor JB Pritzker held his daily press conference and announced:
  1. There are 2,450 new cases of coronavirus in Illinois.
  2. There are a total of 2,559 deaths related to coronavirus in Illinois, including 105 additional deaths announced today.
  3. A total of 58,505 cases have been confirmed in at least 97 of the 102 counties.
  4. There have been 299,896 individuals tested for coronavirus in Illinois.

Press Conference Key Updates

  • There were no new announcements made today. The new Executive Order took effect on May 1. 

Employer Resources & Programs
The Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity has updated their "Essential Businesses & Operations Frequently Asked Questions" document, which can be found here.
Mark Denzler
President & CEO
Illinois Manufacturers' Association
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