Des Plaines is in Phase 4 under the Restore Illinois plan which aims to safely reopen our state based on public health metrics. Phase 4 mitigation measures include limited indoor dining and limiting gatherings.City Hall is open. In adherence with State guidelines, residents are encouraged to conduct city-related business online, by email, or by phone. Learn more.
Testing: There are a number of options for getting tested for COVID-19. Arlington Racetrack is the closest free State testing site to Des Plaines.
Vaccines: The Cook County Department of Public Health (CCDPH) is responsible for coordinating the COVID-19 vaccination roll-out in our area. Residents can sign up to receive information about the availability and distribution of the vaccination. Below are several resources for more information: