Cook County Board President Preckwinkle quarantines after staff member tests positive for coronavirus

Gov. Pritzker also quarantined this week
CHICAGO (WLS) -- Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle is quarantining after a member of her staff tested positive for COVID-19.

The board president's office announced Sunday afternoon that the staff member was last in the Cook County Building on Friday.

RELATED: Gov. JB Pritzker in isolation after possible COVID-19 exposure, office says

Preckwinkle will take a COVID-19 test and quarantine until her results return, the office said. She is not currently experiencing any symptoms, county officials said.

Gov. JB Pritzker also had to quarantine this week, after a member of the Illinois Restaurant Association tested positive after meeting with him.

Pritzker has since tested negative for the virus, his office said.
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