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September 15, 2020

Sign Letter to Mayor Lightfoot
Sent Tues, Sept 15, 2020 at 1:35 PM CDT

 

September 14, 2020

Silent Auction, IL Economic Impact
Sent Mon, Sept 14, 2020 at 6:46 PM CDT

 

September 11, 2020

CDC Report, Federal Relief Update
Sent Fri, Sept 11, 2020 at 6:03 PM CDT

 

September 9, 2020

Tell Your Restaurant Story, Additional Occupancy
Sent Wed, Sept 9, 2020 at 7:22 PM CDT

 

September 4, 2020

Updates on Indoor Dining Occupancy
Sent Fri, Sept 4, 2020 at 5:54 PM CDT

 

September 2, 2020

Payroll Tax Deferrals, Rep. Quigley Town Hall
Sent Wed, Sept 2, 2020 at 5:03 PM CDT

 

August 31, 2020

Chicago Budget Forecast, Impact Survey
Sent Mon, Aug 31, 2020 at 4:56 PM CDT

 

August 28, 2020

30 Counties at Warning Levels, Weekend Update
Sent Fri, Aug 28, 2020 at 7:07 PM CDT

 

August 25, 2020

New Face Covering Guidelines, Winter Design Contest
Sent Tues, Aug 25, 2020 at 5:51 PM CDT

 

August 24, 2020

Will/Kankakee Mitigations, Chicago Gourmet Announcement
Sent Mon, Aug 24, 2020 at 7:29 PM CDT

 

August 21, 2020

James Beard Awards Update, Maximizing Space Guide
Sent Fri, Aug 21, 2020 at 4:54 PM CDT

 

Aug 19, 2020

Face Coverings Guidance, Women's Restaurant Week
Sent Wed, Aug 19, 2020 at 7:13 PM CDT

 

Aug 17, 2020

Travel Risk Map, Metro East Mitigations
Sent Mon, Aug 17, 2020 at 5:42 PM CDT

 

Aug 14, 2020

IRAEF Employee Relief Fund
Sent Fri, Aug 14, 2020 at 4:07 PM CDT

 

Aug 12, 2020

Chicago Restricted Access Continues, Mask Rule Passes
Sent Wed, Aug 12, 2020 at 6:12 PM CDT

 

Aug 10, 2020

Chicago Restricted Access at 8:00 p.m., IL Rental Assistance
Sent Mon, Aug 10, 2020 at 4:04 PM CDT

 

Aug 7, 2020

State Enforcement Order, Unemployment Extended
Sent Fri, Aug 7, 2020 at 4:24 PM CDT

 

Aug 5, 2020

Take Action on PPP, Maximizing Space Webinar
Sent Wed, Aug 5, 2020 at 7:00 PM CDT

 

Aug 3, 2020

Cook County Guidelines, PPP Improvements Needed
Sent Mon, Aug 3, 2020 at 4:46 PM CDT

 

July 31, 2020

Expanded Outdoor Opportunities for Bars, Restaurant Relief Update
Sent Fri, July 31, 2020 at 5:46 PM CDT

 

July 29, 2020

HEALS Act Breakdown, Cook County Travel Order
Sent Wed, July 29, 2020 at 6:20 PM CDT

 

July 27, 2020

Stimulus Package, ILCC Allows Payment Plans
Sent Mon, July 27, 2020 at 5:36 PM CDT

 

July 24, 2020

Delinquency List Resumes, Sangamon Restrictions
Sent Fri, July 24, 2020 at 5:40 PM CDT

 

July 22, 2020

Delivery Agreement Required Ordinance, Tariffs Update
Sent Wed, July 22, 2020 at 5:33 PM CDT

 

July 20, 2020

Chicago Bars Must Close Indoor Service, Restaurants Limited to Six Per Table
Sent Mon, July 20, 2020 at 1:04 PM CDT

 

July 17, 2020

Blue Print for Revival, Mass Walkout in Strike for Black Lives
Sent Fri, July 17, 2020 at 5:08 PM CDT

 

July 16, 2020

New IL Mitigation Plan, Chicago "On the Precipice"
Sent Thurs, July 16, 2020 at 5:43 PM CDT

 

July 15, 2020

Take Action: Support the Blueprint for Revival
Sent Wed, July 15, 2020 at 10:07 AM CDT

 

July 14, 2020

Retaliation Prohibited, Protecting Your Business Webinar
Sent Tues, July 14, 2020 at 4:49 PM CDT

 

July 13, 2020

Testing Locations, Extending Business Licenses Ordinance
Sent Mon, July 13, 2020 at 6:06 PM CDT

 

July 10, 2020

Free Reopening Training, Chicago Midnight Closing Time
Sent Fri, July 10, 2020 at 3:56 PM CDT

 

July 9, 2020

Chicago Midnight Closing Time for Incidental/Tavern Licenses
Sent Thurs, July 9, 2020 at 4:32 PM CDT

 

July 8, 2020

Anti-Retaliation Ordinance, EMPLOYERS Now Platinum Sponsor
Sent Wed, July 8, 2020 at 3:25 PM CDT

 

July 7, 2020

Share the Promise, Keep Places Open
Sent Tues, July 7, 2020 at 6:15 PM CDT

 

July 6, 2020

Ensuring Compliance, Free Design Consultations
Sent Mon, July 6, 2020 at 4:39 PM CDT

 

July 3, 2020

Spread the Word on Social - Covered Faces Keep Open Places
Sent Fri, July 3, 2020 at 10:00 AM CDT

 

July 2, 2020

$10,000 Fines, Closures for Noncompliance
Sent Thurs, July 2, 2020 at 2:33 PM CDT

 

July 1, 2020

Holiday Precautions and Enforcement, Standing Areas
Sent Wed, July 1, 2020 at 5:27 PM CDT

 

June 30, 2020

What To Do Guide, ILCC Delinquency List
Sent Tues, June 30, 2020 at 2:20 PM CDT

 

June 29, 2020

Follow the Pledge for Safely Reopening
Sent Mon, June 29, 2020 at 6:42 PM CDT

 

June 26, 2020

Welcome Back to Indoor Dining
Sent Fri, June 26, 2020 at 5:41 PM CDT

 

June 25, 2020

Phase IV Begins, Business Interruption Grants
Sent Thurs, June 25, 2020 at 5:12 PM CDT

 

June 24, 2020

Indoor Reopening Survey, Testing Locations
Sent Wed, June 24, 2020 at 5:45 PM CDT

 

June 23, 2020

Occupancy in Chicago, PPP Forgiveness Updates
Sent Tues, June 23, 2020 at 3:47 PM CDT

 

June 22, 2020

Illinois Phase IV Guidelines Announced
Sent Mon, June 22, 2020 at 10:47 AM CDT

 

June 20, 2020

Reopening Indoor Dining, Rain Reminder
Sent Sat, June 20, 2020 at 1:26 PM CDT

 

June 19, 2020

Chicago Phase IV - 25% Occupancy or 50 People Per Room Max
Sent Fri, June 19, 2020 at 4:51 PM CDT

 

June 18, 2020

Outdoor Dining Design, DACA Ruling
Sent Thurs, June 18, 2020 at 5:03 PM CDT

 

June 17, 2020

Cocktails to Go in Chicago, Free Reopening Training
Sent Wed, June 17, 2020 at 7:37 PM CDT

 

June 16, 2020

Sidewalk Café FAQ, Impact Statistics
Sent Tues, June 16, 2020 at 5:41 PM CDT

 

June 15, 2020

Chicago Bars Open June 17, Staffing Issues Webinar
Sent Mon, June 15, 2020 at 4:16 PM CDT

 

June 12, 2020

Free Design Consultations, Staffing/Legal Issues Webinar
Sent Fri, June 12, 2020 at 5:03 PM CDT

 

June 11, 2020

Expanded Sidewalk Cafés, Liquor FAQs
Sent Thurs, June 11, 2020 at 7:12 PM CDT

 

June 10, 2020

Minimum Wage Increases, Building Repair Guide
Sent Wed, June 10, 2020 at 7:16 PM CDT

 

June 9, 2020

Sanitizing/Consumer Confidence Webinar, Surcharge Guidance
Sent Tues, June 9, 2020 at 6:39 PM CDT

 

June 8, 2020

Chicago Hours of Operation, Cook County Loans Available
Sent Mon, June 8, 2020 at 5:23 PM CDT

 

June 6, 2020

Notice - Chicago Enforcement at Restaurants
Sent Sat, June 6, 2020 at 3:26 PM CDT

 

June 5, 2020

Rain Procedures, President Signs PPP Fix Bill
Sent Fri, June 5, 2020 at 3:43 PM CDT

 

June 4, 2020

Reopening Supplies, Sidewalk Café Fees
Sent Thurs, June 4, 2020 at 7:01 PM CDT

 

June 3, 2020

PPP Fixes Passed by Congress!
Sent Wed, June 3, 2020 at 6:35 PM CDT

 

June 2, 2020

Cocktails to Go, Suspended Delinquency List, Chicago Reopening
Sent Tues, June 2, 2020 at 6:54 PM CDT

 

June 2, 2020

Chicago Outdoor Dining Starts Tomorrow
Sent Tues, June 2, 2020 at 1:21 PM CDT

 

June 1, 2020

Imminent PPP Vote, Expanded Outdoor Dining in Chicago
Sent Mon, June 1, 2020 at 6:23 PM CDT

 

May 29, 2020

Sidewalk Cafe, Outdoor Dining FAQ
Sent Fri, May 29, 2020 at 7:05 PM CDT

 

May 29, 2020

Senate PPP Fix Needed, Chicago Street Closures, 11:00 p.m. Liquor Sales
Sent Fri, May 29, 2020 at 4:31 PM CDT

 

May 28, 2020

Chicago Reopening June 3, Senate Action Needed on PPP
Sent Thurs, May 28, 2020 at 2:06 PM CDT

 

May 27, 2020

House PPP Bill Update, Reopening Vendors/Resources
Sent Wed, May 27, 2020 at 5:03 PM CDT

 

May 26, 2020

Chicago Reopening Guidance, IL Restaurant Pledge
Sent Tues, May 26, 2020 at 4:48 PM CDT

 

May 25, 2020

Take the IL Restaurant Pledge, PPP Changes on the Horizon
Sent Mon, May 25, 2020 at 7:27 PM CDT

 

May 24, 2020

Reopening Guidance for Outdoor Dining
Sent Sun, May 24, 2020 at 4:02 PM CDT

 

May 23, 2020

IL Passes Cocktails-to-Go, Chicago Casino Bill
Sent Sat, May 23, 2020 at 10:06 PM CDT

 

May 22, 2020

Loan Forgiveness Webinar, Chicago Reopening in Early June
Sent Fri, May 22, 2020 at 7:00 PM CDT

 

May 21, 2020

Outdoor Dining Updates, PPP Fix Stalls
Sent Thurs, May 21, 2020 at 8:47 PM CDT

 

May 20, 2020

Outdoor Dining Announcement From Governor
Sent Wed, May 20, 2020 at 4:51 PM CDT

 

May 19, 2020

Loan Forgiveness Webinar, ServSafe Reopening Guidance
Sent Tues, May 19, 2020 at 8:12 PM CDT

 

May 18, 2020

Fines for Non-Compliant Businesses, President Meets with Restaurants
Sent Mon, May 18, 2020 at 7:29 PM CDT

 

May 16, 2020

PPP Loan Forgiveness Application, House Passes HEROES Act
Sent Sat, May 16, 2020 at 10:57 AM CDT

 

May 15, 2020

Nearing 20,000 Messages, PPE Equipment Resources
Sent Fri, May 15, 2020 at 7:04 PM CDT

 

May 14, 2020

Commission Cap Hearing, Add Your Voice
Sent Thurs, May 14, 2020 at 8:28 PM CDT

 

May 13, 2020

HEROES Act, Cook County Property Taxes
Sent Wed, May 13, 2020 at 7:02 PM CDT

 

May 12, 2020

Transparency Rules for Delivery, Fair Workweek Rules
Sent Tues, May 12, 2020 at 8:27 PM CDT

 

May 11, 2020

10,000 Messages and Counting, Take Action Tuesday
Sent Mon, May 11, 2020 at 7:54 PM CDT

 

May 8, 2020

Campaign to Fix Restore Illinois, Chicago Plan Announced
Sent Fri, May 8, 2020 at 8:30 PM CDT

 

May 7, 2020

Action Alert: Fix the Restore Illinois Plan to Save Restaurants
Sent Thurs, May 7, 2020 at 9:44 PM CDT

 

May 6, 2020

Changes Needed in Restore Illinois Plan
Sent Wed, May 6, 2020 at 8:53 PM CDT

 

May 5, 2020

Restore Illinois Plan Announced
Sent Tues, May 5, 2020 at 7:22 PM CDT

 

May 4, 2020

JBF Nominees, Cocktails to Go
Sent Mon, May 4, 2020 at 6:44 PM CDT

 

May 1, 2020

JBF Nominees, Workplace Poster Required
Sent Fri, May 1, 2020 at 7:11 PM CDT

 

April 30, 2020

Wine/Liquor Returns, Strategies for Reopening
Sent Thurs, Apr 30, 2020 at 5:45 PM CDT

 

April 28, 2020

Reopening Guidelines, New Executive Order
Sent Tues, Apr 28, 2020 at 9:00 PM CDT

 

April 27, 2020

Judge Blocks Stay at Home Order
Sent Mon, Apr 27, 2020 at 8:28 PM CDT

 

April 24, 2020

President Signs PPP Funding
Sent Fri, Apr 24, 2020 at 7:02 PM CDT

 

April 23, 2020

Stay at Home Extended, House Passes PPP Funding
Sent Thurs, Apr 23, 2020 at 8:34 PM CDT

 

April 22, 2020

Anti-Retaliation, Delivery Commission Cap Ordinances
Sent Wed, Apr 22, 2020 at 8:34 PM CDT

 

April 21, 2020

Reopening Illinois Survey, Senate Approves PPP Funding
Sent Tues, Apr 21, 2020 at 9:11 PM CDT

 

April 20, 2020

Blueprint for Recovery, Economic Impact Survey
Sent Mon, Apr 20, 2020 at 8:41 PM CDT

 

April 19, 2020

PPP Funding Close, Suburban Cook County Assistance
Sent Sun, Apr 19, 2020 at 8:22 PM CDT

 

April 17, 2020

IRA Requests to Governor Pritzker
Sent Fri, Apr 17, 2020 at 8:05 PM CDT

 

April 16, 2020

PPP Funding Exhausted, Accounting/Legal Questions
Sent Thurs, Apr 16, 2020 at 7:01 PM CDT

 

April 15, 2020

HR Challenges Webinar, Push for PPP Improvements
Sent Wed, Apr 15, 2020 at 6:53 PM CDT

 

April 14, 2020

3rd Party Delivery Commission Fees, Workers' Comp Rule
Sent Tues, Apr 14, 2020 at 6:22 PM CDT

 

April 13, 2020

FDA Best Practices, Impact Survey
Sent Mon, Apr 13, 2020 at 7:00 PM CDT

 

April 10, 2020

Take Action: Bipartisan Improvements Needed
Sent Fri, Apr 10, 2020 at 4:36 PM CDT

 

April 9, 2020

Full Time Equivalent, Operation Status on PPP Applications
Sent Thurs, Apr 9, 2020 at 7:29 PM CDT

 

April 8, 2020

Get Your PPP Questions Answered Tomorrow
Sent Wed, Apr 8, 2020 at 6:27 PM CDT

Legal and Banking Answers for Restaurants
Sent Wed, Apr 8, 2020 at 12:21 PM CDT

 

April 7, 2020

New Treasury Guidance and DOL FAQ
Sent Tues, Apr 7, 2020 at 9:04 PM CDT

Cook County PPP Webinar
Sent Tues, Apr 7, 2020 at 7:58 PM CDT

 

April 6, 2020

Tomorrow: Webinar on PPP Applications
Sent Mon, Apr 6, 2020 at 6:37 PM CDT

 

April 4, 2020

PPP Lender Issues
Sent Sat, Apr 4, 2020 at 4:50 PM CDT

 

April 3, 2020

Preparing Critical Documents, Upcoming Webinar
Sent Fri, Apr 3, 2020 at 6:15 PM CDT

 

April 2, 2020

Paycheck Protection Program Live Tomorrow
Sent Thurs, Apr 2, 2020 at 8:20 PM CDT

 

April 1, 2020

Watch On Demand: Webinar on CARES Act for Restaurants
Sent Wed, Apr 1, 2020 at 5:00 PM CDT

Paycheck Protection Application, Stay at Home Order
Sent Wed, Apr 1, 2020 at 10:44 AM CDT

 

March 30, 2020

Emergency Loan Guide, ILCC Mixed Drinks Bulletin
Sent Mon, Mar 30, 2020 at 1:26 PM CDT

 

March 29, 2020

CARES Act Webinar, Call Your Bank
Sent Sun, Mar 29, 2020 at 6:02 PM CDT

 

March 27, 2020

Webinar - Phase 3 Impact on Restaurants
Sent Fri, Mar 27, 2020 at 8:28 PM CDT

House Passes Phase 3
Sent Fri, Mar 27, 2020 at 12:55 PM CDT

 

March 26, 2020

Analysis: Impact of Phase 3, Friday Webinar
Sent Thurs, Mar 26, 2020 at 4:48 PM CDT

Senate Passes Relief, House Vote Friday
Sent Thurs, Mar 26, 2020 at 10:53 AM CDT

 

March 25, 2020

Senate Vote Pending, Small Restaurant Grants, Mixed Drinks
Sent Wed, Mar 25, 2020 at 6:55 PM CDT

Deal Reached on Federal Relief
Sent Wed, Mar 25, 2020 at 10:16 AM CDT

 

March 24, 2020

Help Pass House Democratic Relief Package
Sent Tues, Mar 24, 2020 at 10:36 AM CDT

 

March 23, 2020

Washington Update, Essential Employees
Sent Mon, Mar 23, 2020 at 8:29 PM CDT

**ACTION ALERT** Tell Congress: Keep Fighting For Restaurant Relief
Sent Mon, Mar 23, 2020 at 11:49 AM CDT

 

March 22, 2020

Next Steps - House Action Needed
Sent Sun, Mar 22, 2020 at 9:07 PM CDT

5:00 p.m. FED Update
Sent Sun, Mar 22, 2020 at 5:00 PM CDT

Federal Relief Update
Sent Sun, Mar 22, 2020 at 10:24 AM CDT

 

March 21, 2020

Take Action Now - Progress Being Made on Rubio Bill
Sent Sat, Mar 21, 2020 at 8:53 PM CDT

**ACTION ALERT** Reminder - Tell Congress to Keep Workers Paid and Employed
Sent Sat, Mar 21, 2020 at 12:47 PM CDT

**ACTION ALERT** Tell Congress to Keep Workers Paid and Employed!
Sent Sat, Mar 21, 2020 at 10:28 PM CDT

 

March 20, 2020

Shelter in Place, Legal Network Available
Sent Fri, Mar 20, 2020 at 5:23 PM CDT

 

March 19, 2020

Federal Relief, SBA Loans, Chicago Fund
Sent Thurs, Mar 19, 2020 at 6:43 PM CDT

**ACTION ALERT** Take Action, Friday Webinar, and more...
Sent Thurs, Mar 19, 2020 at 12:55 PM CDT

 

March 18, 2020

National Relief; Emergency Leave; Unemployment; State Guidance
Sent Wed, Mar 18, 2020 at 5:58 PM CDT

 

March 17, 2020

Alcohol Sale Guidance for Restaurants
Sent Tues, Mar 17, 2020 at 12:29 PM CDT

 

March 16, 2020

Carry Out Permitted, Impact Study
Sent Mon, Mar 16, 2020 at 5:19 PM CDT

Fix the Coronavirus Relief Bill!
Sent Mon, Mar 16, 2020 at 8:46 AM CDT

 

March 15, 2020

Closure of Dining Rooms, Guidance Coming
Sent Sun, Mar 15, 2020 at 11:43 PM CDT

Restaurants Closed to Public Until March 30
Sent Sun, Mar 15, 2020 at 4:40 PM CDT

Liquor Establishment Capacity Cap at 100, Paid Sick Leave, FMLA Bills
Sent Sun, Mar 15, 2020 at 1:19 PM CDT

  

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