Governor Pritzker Announces Tighter COVID-19 Restrictions for DuPage, Kane Counties
October 20, 2020

Governor Pritzker announced tighter COVID-19 restrictions for Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Region 8, which includes DuPage and Kane Counties, on October 20 as test positivity rates topped 8% for three consecutive days. Heightened mitigation measures go into place for Region 8 starting October 23, which includes a large portion of Roselle. These mitigation efforts include: 

Bars 
  • No indoor service 
  • All outside bar service closes at 11 p.m.
  • All bar patrons should be seated at tables outside 
  • No ordering, seating, or congregating at bar (bar stools should be removed) 
  • Tables should be 6 feet apart 
  • No standing or congregating indoors or outdoors while waiting for a table or exiting
  • No dancing or standing indoors 
  • Reservations required for each party 
  • No seating of multiple parties at one table 

Restaurants 
  • No indoor dining or bar service 
  • All outdoor dining closes at 11 p.m.
  • Outside dining tables should be 6 feet apart 
  • No standing or congregating indoors or outdoors while waiting for a table or exiting 
  • Reservations required for each party 
  • No seating of multiple parties at one table 

Meetings, Social Events, Gatherings 
  • Limit to lesser of 25 guests or 25% of overall room capacity 
  • No party buses 
  • Gaming and casinos close at 11 p.m., are limited to 25 percent capacity, and follow mitigations for bars and restaurants, if applicable

The Village of Roselle has compiled a list of Roselle restaurants that offer carry-out and delivery options, please visit the Roselle Restaurants: Carry Out & Delivery Options page for details about local dining options.

Additionally, the Village urges residents to follow safety protocols set forth by the CDC to help slow the spread of COVID-19, including:
  • Maintaining social distancing of 6 feet apart from others not in your household
  • Wearing face coverings when in public places and when social distancing can not be maintained
  • Avoiding large group gatherings
  • Avoiding close contact with people who are sick
  • Avoiding touching your eyes, nose, and mouth
  • Staying home when you are sick
  • Covering your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash
  • Cleaning and disinfecting frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe
  • Washing your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom, before eating, and after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing
  • Using an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol if soap and water are not readily available

See the Illinois Department of Public Health website for more information about Region 8, including data and mitigation measures.
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