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Wisconsin to be added to Chicago quarantine list starting Tuesday

A public service message Stay Home Saves Lives is seen against the Chicago skyline Monday, March 30, 2020. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.
A public service message Stay Home Saves Lives is seen against the Chicago skyline Monday, March 30, 2020. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.(Charles Rex Arbogast | AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Published: Jul. 27, 2020 at 9:41 PM CDT
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GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) - Wisconsinites will soon be on the list of people who will have to go into quarantine before visiting Chicago.

On Monday, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced that Wisconsin will be added to their quarantine list starting Tuesday.

Action 2 News Milwaukee affiliate, WISN, reports the travel order has exceptions for essential workers.

It also doesn’t apply for anyone who passes through Wisconsin for less than 24 hours, or anyone flying through Chicago.

18 other states are also on the travel order list.

Click here to see the city’s list.

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