Elgin Schools Show Legionnaires’ Bacteria

(Elgin, IL) — Several schools in the Elgin area are bieng disinfected after air tests showed abnormal levels of the bacteria that causes Legionnaires’ disease. Students from a high school, a middle school, and an alternative school within the administration building were sent home today. It’s not clear when the buildings will reopen. Officials say no cases of Legionnaires’ disease have been reported among students or staff.