Cook County Board Votes To Release COVID-19 Patient Addresses To First Responders; Chicago mayor disapproves

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The County Board approved a resolution to provide first responders with the addresses of people who tested positive for covert nineteen it allows only the address is not the names of patients in cook county the intention is to protect first responders but many considered a dangerous violation of privacy board president Toni Preckwinkle said she was profoundly disappointed by the vote and Chicago mayor Lori Lightfoot said we will never allow this to become law in Chicago supporters say the measure provides an extra layer of protection for first responders and the information expires after sixty

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