Make your home page

Chicago under stay-at-home order beginning Monday morning

CHICAGO (WISH) — Chicago residents will be under stay-at-home orders beginning Monday morning.

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot made the announcement Thursday afternoon.

The order begins November 16 at 6 a.m.

A tweet by Lightfoot calls for the following:

  • Stay home unless for essential reasons
  • Stop having guests over—including family members you do not live with
  • Avoid non-essential travel
  • Cancel traditional Thanksgiving plans