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CHICAGO – To help ensure residents are able to remain in their homes through the COVID-19 pandemic, state Rep. Justin Slaughter, D-Chicago, is highlighting Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s recent extension of the eviction moratorium through Saturday, Aug. 22.
ROMEOVILLE, Ill. – As many residents continue to face financial hardship due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, state Rep. Natalie Manley, D-Joliet, is highlighting two new opportunities for rental and mortgage payment assistance.
GURNEE, Ill. – State Rep. Joyce Mason released the following statement Wednesday:
DES PLAINES, Ill. – State Rep. Marty Moylan, D-Des Plaines, is announcing several new projects set to improve the transportation infrastructure in Illinois’s 55th District over the next six years under the Illinois Department of Transportation’s (IDOT) Rebuild Illinois initiative.
JOLIET, Ill. – To help families facing food insecurity due to the COVID-19 crisis, state Rep. Natalie Manley, D-Joliet, recently partnered with the Northern Illinois Food Bank to distribute food at a pop-up food bank in Joliet.
CHICAGO – State Rep. Curtis J. Tarver II, D-Chicago, is highlighting career opportunities with the Chicago Transit Authority through their Second Chance program for Chicago residents who face challenges re-entering the workforce.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – Looking to address issues and concerns of area residents by expanding opportunities for conversation, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, is announcing new virtual office hours scheduled to begin later this month.
Ramírez fought to create an Emergency Housing Relief Program and now hosts Virtual Housing Assistance Fair in Advance of Grant Application Openings
CHICAGO, Ill. – With the steadfast work of housing advocates and state legislators this past legislative session, The Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA) effective now will aid homeowners and renters who have lost income due to COVID-19 will soon be open for...
CHICAGO – State Rep. Camille Y. Lilly, D-Chicago, is drawing attention to the opening of the application period for the Illinois Housing Development Authority’s (IHDA) Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) program.
CHICAGO – With the application period now open, State Rep. Kam Buckner, D-Chicago, is highlighting the Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) program from the Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA).
DES PLAINES, Ill. – Providing local residents with necessary protective equipment amid the COVID-19 crisis, state Rep. Marty Moylan, D-Des Plaines, and his office have begun making complimentary deliveries to district residents in need of face masks.
CHICAGO – State Rep. Kam Buckner, D-Chicago, is highlighting small business assistance available for businesses that suffered damage during civil unrest that occurred in response to the killing of George Floyd.
DES PLAINES, Ill. – In an effort to provide residents with financial relief amid the COVID-19 pandemic, state Rep. Marty Moylan, D-Des Plaines, will host a free virtual utility bill clinic with the Citizen’s Utility Board (CUB) on Friday, Aug. 21 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. for residents looking to lower the cost of their monthly utility payments.
CHICAGO – State Rep. Kam Buckner, D-Chicago, is highlighting contracting workshops for local businesses that wish to provide goods and services for Chicago’s city government.
Costa Howard Welcomes Illinois Farm Bureau Manager to DuPage County, Accepts Fresh Produce for Local Food Pantries
LOMBARD – Glen Ellyn-area food pantries are newly stocked with fresh produce, thanks to State Rep. Terra Costa Howard, D-Glen Ellyn, and Illinois Farm Bureau Manager Lindsay McQueen.
SCHAUMBURG, Ill. – As she continues her efforts to build a stronger Illinois by fighting for affordable health care for families across the state, state Rep. Michelle Mussman, is highlighting a new law she supported to expand telehealth services and explore potential solutions to make health insurance more affordable.
CHICAGO, Ill. – As many small businesses have been hit hard due to the COVID-19 pandemic, state Rep. Fran Hurley, D-Chicago, is highlighting the recent extension of the deadline for small businesses to apply for the federal Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).
DES PLAINES, Ill. – State Rep. Marty Moylan, D-Des Plaines, is informing Cook County property owners of the postponement on any enforcement of late payment fees for property tax bills.