McHenry County Board Chairman Jack Franks trumpeted his attempt to convince Governor JB Pritzker to separate McHenry County from Chicago and Cook County for Coronavirus re-opening purpose.
The argument, undoubtedly prepared by the County Health Department, was well-reasoned.
But Franks obtained no dispensation for local residents resulting from either the logic of the presentation or his special relationship.
The Illinois Public Health Department has just released a map in which blue is good.
Note that there is no difference between the good counties and the bad.
See details here.
County-by-county statistics considered important are here and listed below:
- New Cases per 100,000
- Test Positivity %
- (%) CLI ED Visits, Adults
- Number of CLI Admissions
- Number of Deaths
- ICU (%) Available
Date from the McHenry County Health Department is here.