The City of Chicago office building on Pershing Road in the Central Manufacturing District is the focus of a news investigation by CBS 2 Chicago.

CBS 2 News Spotlights COVID-19 Outbreak in City Building on Pershing Road

Published April 16, 2020

The CBS 2 Chicago newsroom at WBBM-TV broadcast and published a report on a cluster of COVID-19/coronavirus infections at a City of Chicago office building in the historic Central Manufacturing District on Pershing Road.

The article, titled "After Chicago Worker Dies of COVID-19, Others Fear the Worst; 'No One Should Be In That Building'," relates how at least five city workers there have tested positive for COVID-19, and how the death of machinist foreman Dave Veloz is connected to the outbreak.

 
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In addition to relating the concerns of City of Chicago employees working in the building, the CBS 2 Chicago news piece details the city's response and the conditions at the facility.

Click here to read the CBS 2 Chicago news article "After Chicago Worker Dies of COVID-19, Others Fear the Worst; 'No One Should Be In That Building.'''

Watch the broadcast video of this news expose here:

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