‘If we get into trouble…we’ll pause or pull back,’ but Dr. Arwady feels very good about this summer

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A man wears a mask as he carries his lunch in downtown Chicago, Thursday, May 7, 2020. New Illinois rules about wearing a face mask over age 2 start Friday, May 1, when they can’t maintain a 6 foot social distance in public during COVID-19 pandemic. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Dr. Allison Arwady, Chicago’s Department of Public Health Commissioner, joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to discuss Chicago’s ‘Open Culture’ initiative -the next part of ‘Open Chicago’- promoting a full calendar of entertainment and cultural events for the summer. Dr. Arwady also answers questions about mask wearing and when people can get together again.

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