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COVID-19: Useful Information Cont.

New COVID-19 website launched to provide information and resources In another effort to provide timely and accurate information to the public, Coronavirus.illinois.gov  has been launched to

COVID 19 – Useful Information

Education On March 13, Governor Pritzker ordered that all K-12 schools (both public and private) close from March 17 through at least March 30. The

Medicaid Update

According to the Department of Healthcare and Family Services, the federal emergency declaration has added flexibility to the Medicaid system that will help cover costs

Taxes Update

For individuals, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will postpone the April 15 federal tax-payment deadline for another 90 days. The IRS will also waive interest

Unemployment Issues

Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) To protect employees and the public through social distancing, Illinois Department of Employment Security Offices are closed until further

Small Business Update

All restaurants and bars will close tonight through March 30, but you can still support these small businesses by utilizing drive-thru, delivery and curbside pickup

Utilities Update

In light of ongoing health concerns surrounding the coronavirus/COVID-19 health crisis, a number of Illinois’ utility companies have announced measures being taken to help alleviate

SENATE WEEK IN REVIEW: March 2-6, 2020

Lawmakers will return to Springfield for scheduled session on March 24. Meanwhile, State Senator Dale Fowler (R-Harrisburg) spent this week in District speaking with students

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