District 10 will be co-hosting an SBA Loans Q&A Townhall for Chambers with Robert Steiner, the District Director for the Illinois District U.S. Small Business Administration. Please send this registration link out to your local businesses. See flyer for this event and also a comprehensive flyer for the Webinar series to share with your networks.
American Rescue Plan is 1st priority is to pass legislation to get the pandemic under control
February 12 will be the beginning of accepting tax returns
Congressman Quigley will focus on infrastructure plans
International agenda includes rebuilding relationships with foreign partners
Introducing the Gyms Act. Gyms have been hard hit by the pandemic
Why are we sending money to foreign nations when we do not have a balanced budget at home? We do need to cut waste from these programs. This money builds relationships and saves us in the long term.
Is the $15 minimum wage a one step process, or will it be phased in over time? Also what effect does this have on taxed tip credit? All of this is still up in the air and everyones imput would be appreciated.
46th Ward Update –Alderman James Cappleman
City Hall will be closed tomorrow for the inauguration and for security concerns
Moving into 1B for COVID vaccine distribution on January 25. This includes popel over the age of 65
Health Care employees will inform you when you can get the vaccine
Moving to Tier 2 mitigations for COVID. Restaurants still cannot open inside
Carjacking is on the rise, please take as many percussions as possible. Never leave car running, and do not sit in car.
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