The following information comes from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). As the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to impact the United States, phone scammers have seized the opportunity to prey on consumers. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has received reports of scam and hoax text message campaigns and scam robocalls offering free home testing kits, […]
ALERT: Additional funds have been allocated under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) by Congress and the Small Business Administration is accepting PPP loan applications. The initial funds were depleted on April 16. Should you have any questions regarding a previously un-funded application or for information on how to submit an application, you should contact your […]
The Small Business Administration (SBA) has resumed accepting Paycheck Protection Program applications from participating lenders on Monday, April 27, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. EDT. The Paycheck Protection Program is a loan designed to provide a direct incentive for small businesses to keep their workers on the payroll. Please visit its website for more information.
As the economic impacts associated with the spread of COVID-19 continue to emerge, government agencies at all levels – Federal, State, and Local – have developed programs to assist businesses in operating through and beyond this crisis. Below is a list The City of West Chicago is committed to serving as a resource for local […]
There is no higher priority for Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) than protecting the health and safety of Americans. EPA is providing this important information about COVID-19 as it relates to drinking water and wastewater to provide clarity to the public. The COVID-19 virus has not been detected in drinking-water supplies. Based on current evidence, the […]