COVID-19: Information & Resources

COVID19_Information and Resources

Latest Updates:

State of Illinois Lifts Mask Requirement

On Feb. 28, 2022, the State of Illinois lifted its mask requirement for public indoor settings. Visitors and staff are no longer required to wear masks inside City facilities, which include City Hall, the Police Department, Fire Stations, Wheaton Public Library and Public Works buildings. 

COVID-19 Vaccines Available for Children 5-11

The Illinois Department of Public Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued the recommendation that children ages 5 through 11 years to receive the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine following the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s expansion of the emergency use authorization for the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for children on Oct. 29, 2021.

DuPage County Health Department recommends residents interested in pediatric COVID-19 vaccinations for children ages 5 through 11 years contact their pediatrician or healthcare provider, local pharmacy, check with their child’s school to see if they are hosting a clinic, or visit www.vaccines.gov to find the soonest available appointment nearest to your home.

DuPage County COVID-19 Metrics

The DuPage County Health Department regularly updates its COVID-19 data dashboard with the number of COVID-19 cases and deaths and provides data broken down by age range and community. See the DuPage County Health Department's website for the latest data. 

In addition, the Illinois Department of Public Health presents regional and statewide data, along with information about local outbreaks, plus information on vaccination rates and much more. 

Updates for the Community

In addition to the City's website, the City provides timely updates regarding COVID-19 through Facebook, Twitter and Email Updates

Board & Commission Meetings

Based on guidelines released by the State of Illinois, the public can attend meetings in person with meeting rooms at full capacity. Please see the agendas page or City Calendar for specific information on upcoming meetings.

City Services

Residents are reminded that you can make utility bill payments, pay parking tickets and submit general City bill payments and much more on the City’s website at www.wheaton.il.us/billpay. Or, use the drive-through drop box just west of City Hall (the entrance is off of Wesley Street) for submitting City bills (no other U.S. mail, please).

COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 Vaccines

The DuPage County Health Department is the local resource for information on the planning and distribution of vaccines in DuPage County. 

COVID-19 Cases in Wheaton

Data provided by DuPage County Health Department *DuPage County started reporting probable cases effective 3/14/21.
Week of New Cases Total Cases Total Deaths (cumulative)
March 8 - 14, 2020 1 1 0
March 15 - 21 5 6 0
March 22 - 28 9 15 0
March 29 - April 4 12 27 0
April 5 - 11 12 39 2
April 12 - 18 16 55 5
April 19 - 25 26 81 7
April 26 - May 2 24 105 11
May 3 - 9 19 124 15
May 10 - 16 28 152 17
May 17 - 23 34 186 17
May 24 - 30 34 220 18
May 31 - June 6 16 236 19
June 7 - 13 13 254 20
June 14 - 20 13 267 20
June 21 - 27 17 284 21
June 28 - July 4 16 301 21
July 5 - 11 15 316 22
July 12 - 18 35 351 22
July 19 - 25 58 409 22
July 26 - Aug. 1 29 438 22
Aug. 2 - 8 52 490 22
Aug. 9 - 15 32 522 22
Aug. 16 - 22 40 562 23
Aug. 23 - 29 34 596 23
Aug. 30 - Sept. 5 46 642 23
Sept. 6 - 12 40 682 23
Sept. 13 - 19 41 723 25
Sept. 20 - 26 29 752 25
Sept. 27 - Oct. 3 38 790 25
Oct. 4 - 10 34 824 26
Oct. 11 - 17 69 893 26
Oct. 18 - 24 124 1017 27
Oct. 25 - 31 157 1174 28
Nov. 1 - 7 286 1460 28
Nov. 8 - 14 391 1851 30
Nov. 15 - 21 257 2108 31
Nov. 22 - 28 262 2370 34
Nov. 29 - Dec. 5 282 2652 35
Dec. 6 - 12 225 2877 38
Dec. 13 - 19 177 3054 42
Dec. 20 - 26 129 3183 45
Dec. 27 - Jan. 2, 2021 141 3324 46
Jan. 3 - 9 154 3478 48
Jan. 10 - 16 150 3628 49
Jan. 17 - 23 122 3750 51
Jan. 24 - 30 88 3838 51
Jan. 31 - Feb. 6, 2021 61 3899 54
Feb. 7 - 13 76 3975 56
Feb. 14 - 20 64 4039 58
Feb. 21 - 27 42 4081 58
Feb. 28 - March 6, 2021 69 4150 59
March 7-13* 48 4198 59
March 14-20 51 4249 60
March 21-27 83 4332 60
March 28-April 3, 2021 96 4428 60
April 4-10 133 4561 60
April 11 - 17 89 4649 60
April 18 - 24 93 4732 60
April 25 - May 1, 2021 97 4789 60
May 2 - 8 73 4866 60
May 9 - 15 50 4915 60
May 16 - 22 32 4947 60
May 23 - 29 20 4977 60
May 30 - June 5, 2021 11 4988 60
June 6 - 12 16 5004 60
June 13 - 19 3 5007 60
June 20 - 26 3 5014 60
June 27 - July 3, 2021 2 5018 60
July 4 - 10 6 5024 60
July 11 - 17 8 5035 60
July 18 - 24 43 5081 60
July 25 - 31 32 5113 60
Aug. 1 - Aug. 7, 2021 70 5183 61
Aug. 8 - 14 87 5269 61
Aug. 15 - 21 72 5341 61
Aug. 22 - 28 93 5434 62
Aug. 29 - Sept. 4, 2021 138 5573 62
Sept. 5 - 11 108 5678 63
Sept. 12 - 18 100 5778 64
Sept. 19 - 25 76 5853 64
Sept. 26 - Oct. 2, 2021 99 5952 64
Oct. 3 - 9 89 6040 64
Oct. 10 - 16 77 6117 67
Oct. 17 - 23 93 6210 68
Oct. 24 - 30 80 6290 68
Oct. 31 - Nov. 6, 2021 97 6387 68
Nov. 7 - 13 103 6490 69
Nov. 14 - 20 109 6599 71
Nov. 21 - 27 115 6714 73
Nov. 28 - Dec. 4, 2021 210 6924 73
Dec. 5 - 11 226 7150 75
Dec. 12 - 18 269 7419 76
Dec. 19 - 25 534 7953 76
Dec. 26 - Jan. 1, 2022 868 8821 81
Jan. 2 - Jan. 8 1008 9828 85
Jan. 9 - 15 1035 10867 86
Jan. 16 - 22 1118 11985 86
Jan. 23 - 29 373 12358 88
Jan. 30 - Feb. 5 333 12691 88
Feb. 6 - 12 192 12883 89
Feb. 13 - 19 100 12983 89
Feb. 20 - 26 73 13056 89
Feb. 27 - March 5, 2022 50 13106 89
March 6 - 12 49 13155 89
March 13 - 19 50 13205 89
March 20 - 26 82 13287 89
March 27 - April 2, 2022 52 13339 89
April 3 - 9 62 13407 89
April 10 - 16 81 13483 89
April 17 - 23 204 13683 89
April 24 - 30 281 13955 89
May 1 - 7, 2022 303 14258 89
May 8 - 14 316 14574 90
May 15 - 21 231 14804 90
May 22 - 28 181 14985 90
May 29 - June 4, 2022 172 15158 90
June 5 - 11 166 15324 90

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