Gov. Pritzker, Lawmakers, Stakeholders Announce COVID-19 Sick Leave Initiative for Vaccinated School Staff

CHICAGO – After productive conversations, Gov. Pritzker, the Illinois Education Association, the Illinois Federation of Teachers and other stakeholders announced…

Illinois Department of Public Health Recognizes Two-Year Anniversary of First COVID-19 Case in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) continues to urge people to get vaccinated and boosted as it…

Public Health Officials Announce 183,722 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease Over the Past Week

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 183,722 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease…

Gov. Pritzker Advances Vision to Rebuild I-80, Announces Next Phase of Houbolt Road Project in Joliet

JOLIET – Gov. JB Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) were joined by local officials today to announce…

Gov. Pritzker Announces $111 Million in Back to Business Grants Distributed to Support Small Businesses

CHICAGO – Governor JB Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) today announced that more than…

Pritzker Administration Awards Over $4.2 Million in Grants Providing 17 Electric School Buses in Chicagoland and Metro-East

SPRINGFIELD –Illinois EPA Director John J. Kim today announced more than $4.2 million in grant awards to school districts and…

URGENT NOTICE – Notice to Proceed Memo

TO: All State Owned & Occupied Buildings FROM: Michael Pittman Deputy Director Bureau of Property Management DATE: Wednesday, January 19,…

Pritzker Administration Announces Federal Staffing Request Approved for UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial Hospital

CHICAGO – Governor JB Pritzker announced today the federal government has granted the state’s request for medical staffing assistance for…

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Frequently Asked QuestionsQ: Does the Illinois Department of Public Health regulate COVID-19 testing sites?A: Illinois law does not assign the…

Pritzker Administration Announces Federal Staffing Request Approved for Rockford’s Javon Bae Hospital

CHICAGO – Governor JB Pritzker announced today the federal government has granted the state’s request for medical staffing assistance for…

Pritzker Administration Announces Federal Staffing Request Approved for Rockford’s Javon Bae Hospital

CHICAGO – Governor JB Pritzker announced today the federal government has granted the state’s request for medical staffing assistance for…

Pritzker Administration Announces New Mass Vaccination Booster Clinics in Collars and Metro East

CHICAGO – Building on the State’s robust effort to bring vaccine and booster clinics to communities across Illinois, the Illinois…

Public Health Officials Announce 207,203 New Cases of Coronavirus Disease Over the Past Week

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 207,203 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease…

Pritzker Administration Announces Federal Staffing Request Approved for Rockford’s Javon Bae Hospital

CHICAGO – Governor JB Pritzker announced today the federal government has granted the state’s request for medical staffing assistance for…

Secretary of State Departments and Driver Services Facilities to Remain Closed an Additional Week due to Continued High Numbers of COVID-19 Cases Statewide – Reopening Jan. 24

Out of an abundance of caution and due to the continued high numbers of new COVID-19 cases statewide, Illinois Secretary…

Department on Aging Seeks Nominations for Senior Hall of Fame

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Department on Aging (IDoA) is now accepting nominations for the Senior Illinoisan Hall of Fame,…

Illinois Launches ‘On the Fence’ Campaign to Encourage Vaccinations

CHICAGO — With the current surge of COVID-19 cases due to the highly contagious Omicron variant, the State of Illinois…

IDOC Pauses County Intakes to Protect Staff, Individuals in Custody from Latest Covid-19 Surge

(Springfield) – The Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC) is temporarily pausing intakes from county jails as it responds to COVID-19…

STATE OF ILLINOIS ANNOUNCES $8.4 MILLION IN SMALL BUSINESS, COMMERCIAL CORRIDOR GRANTS TO REVITALIZE COMMUNITIES

CHICAGO—The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO), announced $8.4 million in additional grants for small businesses and commercial…

Gov. Pritzker Announces Six Appointments to Boards, Commissions, Public Administrator and Public Guardians

Building on a strong team of diverse experts in their fields, Governor JB Pritzker announced the following appointments in his…