Local Government Law Bulletin

Responding to Small Business Concerns

We will soon know more about the details of the federal emergency aid package, but in the meantime, here are some other reminders of help for small business: Tax Due Date Extended to July 15, 2020: The IRS has announced that the federal income tax filing due date for...

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COVID-19: Essentials for Your Unit of Government

March 16, 2020 No Need to Reinvent the Wheel—Policies and Procedures Are Available Utilize the resources that others have been diligently working to create. For a COVID-19 operational policy, consider the policy implemented by the City of McHenry. For a COVID-19...

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Governor Pushes Broad Plan to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

May 14, 2019 On May 6, 2019, Senate Bill 0007 was introduced which would legalize recreational marijuana use in Illinois. Governor Pritzker touted the plan as a vital source of revenue for the state and as a necessary first step to expunging the criminal records of...

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