Get the latest updates on COVID-19

Visit the Health and Human Services Department's COVID-19 webpage for the latest updates.

(Visite la página web Evanston en Español para obtener las últimas actualizaciones.)


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See the CDC’s list of coronavirus FAQs. Evanston-specific FAQs are below.

City Services

How have City services been impacted?
Are parks, recreation facilities and libraries open?
Are City meetings and events canceled?
The City has declared a State of Emergency. What does that mean?
How can I stay informed?
What has been the City's response to COVID-19?

Health and Safety

What does social distancing mean?
Should I wear a face covering in public?
Can I host a family gathering?
Who can be tested for COVID-19?
What is contact tracing?
Is Evanston tap water safe to drink during the COVID-19 pandemic?
What health and safety measures are recommended for restaurants and grocery stores?

Social Services

Is food service available to your during school closures?
What resources are available to assist residents?

Economic and Business Impacts

What is the City doing to help small businesses?
How can I support Evanston businesses?
Is my company considered an "essential" business?
Will the federal stimulus affect unemployment benefits?


What is Northwestern's plan for reopening?
What is District 65's plan for reopening?
What is ETHS District 202's plan for reopening?