Beginning Friday, January 7, 2022, all individuals ages 5 and older will be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination to access all on-premises food and drink establishments in the City. The measure does not apply to individuals visiting an establishment for less than ten minutes for ordering or picking up food, making a delivery, or using the washroom. The City's local order mirrors local regulations in Skokie and Evanston, as well as that of Cook County, which impacts all Cook County communities. Learn more about this new COVID-19 mitigation effort.
This system helps Lake County keep track of how many vaccinations people need.
Locations in Highland Park and Highwood include:
The State of Illinois has a mask mandate in place for indoor public spaces, no matter what the person's COVID or vaccination status is. Please continue to fully cover your nose and mouth when you're in the library building.
If you're ready to talk to someone about the effect this pandemic has had on you, take a look at Illinois Strong to find free crisis counseling all across the state.