Mayor Requires Face Coverings at Essential Businesses

Beginning at 12:01 a.m. on April 18, 2020, all individuals working or shopping at an essential business in North Riverside will be required to use a face cover over their nose and mouth.  This includes but is not limited to grocery stores, pharmacies, financial institutions, laundry services, and restaurants providing carryout, curbside, or delivery services.

 

This Emergency Directive is in addition to the need for strict social distancing practices and adherence to Illinois’ Stay-at-Home order.

 

EMERGENCY DIRECTIVE FOR MANDATORY FACE COVERING IN OPEN BUSINESS IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC

 

 

Face coverings are not mandated in these instances, but social distancing is still required:

 

·      Outdoor activities such as walking, running, biking, yardwork, or other solitary pursuits

·         Riding in a personal vehicle

 

This directive is in effect until April 30, 2020.