The lunch program has been a means of encouragement in the community. The mayor has also received compliments for that. Mayor Suarez thanked all the people who help with the lunch distributions. Right now, the lunch program will run through May 22, 2020. There is some talk of continuing it through June but there is no official notification to date. Read Mor
There was meeting over possibility of being reimbursed by FEMA with regard to COVID-19 Emergency costs to municipalities.
At this time Mayor Suarez addressed those present with a review of Resolution 2020-04, an emergency resolution addressing the village’s efforts to combat the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The mayor emphasized the dangers involved and the willingness of the village administration to cooperate with the state and federal government’s guidelines. Briefly, the mayor described some of the content of the resolution.
Mayor Suarez called for the Emergency Meeting in response to the governor of Illinois asking local government to follow state protocol regarding Covid-19.