March 18, 2020 – Order of the Health Officer of the County of Lake directing all individuals living in the county to shelter at their place of residence, except that they may leave to provide or receive certain essential services or engage in certain essential activities and work for essential business and government services; exempting individuals experiencing homelessness from the shelter in place order but urging them to find shelter; directing all businesses and governmental agencies to cease non-essential operations at physical locations in the county; prohibiting all non-essential gatherings of any number of individuals; and ordering cessation of all non-essential travel. 

This order begins at 12:01 a.m. on March 19, 2020 and will continue through 11:59 p.m. on April 10 , 2020, subject to the limited exceptions and under the terms and conditions of this order.