Coronavirus Resources

Illinois Route 66 Scenic Byway


Updated International Air Travel COVID-19 Policy as of May 12, 2023

Federal COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Declaration Ends on May 11, 2023

Update 2/9/22 Illinois lifting mask mandate for some by end of February

Update 9/20/21 U.S. to relax travel restrictions for vaccinated foreign air travelers in November

Update 8/26/21 Gov. Pritzker Announces Indoor Mask Requirement for State Beginning Monday, August 30th

Update 8/23/21 - Cook County (Chicago Region) Mandates Indoor Mask Wearing Beginning August 23rd

Update 8/6/21 - Masks required indoors at Illinois State Fair

Governor Pritzker Issues Guidelines for Illinois Reopening on June 11 - All Businesses and Industries to Fully Reopen as State Concludes Restore Illinois Plan

‘Great day for America’: Vaccinated can largely ditch masks

Get vaccinated, get free admission at Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

McLean County Museum of History reopens to the public on May 1

3/22/2021 - State of Illinois Expands Essential Worker Vaccines As of Today & Universal Vaccine Eligibility for Ages 16+ by April 12th

Joliet Area Historical Museum Re-Opening on Weekends

Entire State of Illinois Now in Phase 4 Revitalization Coronavirus Level - Restaurants/Gatherings Permitted at Limited Numbers

Lincoln Presidential Museum to welcome visitors again on Monday, Jan. 25th

Gov. Pritzker Announces Limited Indoor Dining to Resume in Tier 1 as Three of 11 Regions Qualify to Move Out of Tier 3 Mitigations (the Illinois Route 66 counties of Livingston and McLean are included)

Pontiac Museums Reopening January 20th

Illinois Tier 3 Resurgence Mitigations
(Effective 11-20-2020)

Pontiac Museum Closures

Abraham Presidential Library & Museum Closure


Small Business Administration Paycheck Protection Program

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Traveler Services - Illinois Office of Tourism

Traveler Services - Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources

Traveler Services - Illinois Dept. of Transportation