♦ Actions to Combat a Resurgence of COVID-19 in Illinois
♦ Unemployment Benefits in Illinois Include COVID-19 Changes
♦ 48th Ward COVID-19 Community Response and Updates
from Alderman Harry Osterman
♦ Resources for 48th Ward Community Response Volunteer Team
♦ City of Chicago COVID-19 Response, Resources and Updates
♦ State of Illinois COVID-19 Response, Resources and Updates
♦ Building Owners and Managers Association of Chicago
COVID-19 Resources for Property Professionals
For more information on the coronavirus, follow the links below from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:
CDOT, Park District Issue Lakefront Flooding Report
In late January, assessment teams from Chicago’s Department of Buildings, Office of Emergency Management and Department of Transportation attempted to access and assess approximately 80 buildings to identify those most vulnerable to flooding. The majority of these buildings were private properties located in the 7th, 48th and 49th Wards. The goal was to provide information to enhance the City’s ability to respond effectively to future storms. You can access and download the report here.
Cook County Waves Property Tax Late Fees
Through Oct. 1
The deadline for paying Cook County second installment property taxes was Aug. 3, but Treasurer Maria Pappas announced that homeowners will incur no late fees if they pay by Oct. 1. A recent newsletter from Senator Heather Steans outlines some of the things you need to know and offers links to resources that taxpayers might find helpful. This year as every year, be sure you have applied for and received every exemption the county offers, including homeowner, senior homeowner, veterans with disabilities, and senior freeze.
The 101st Illinois General Assembly has been convened, but with limitations due to COVID-19. Check back here for news and information regarding bills that affect condominium owners.