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U of I institute, state health department launch COVID-19 tracker

The Discovery Partners Institute (DPI) and the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) announced on Tuesday, Jan. 10, a new website that tracks the levels of COVID-19 in wastewater samples in Chicago and other cities across Illinois.

The reporting site closest to Homewood and Flossmoor is the Calumet Water Reclamation Plant in Riverdale. 

The interactive online tool builds on the statistics posted on the CDC’s COVID . . .

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