Utilities, including water, have agreed not to suspend service for the foreseeable future.
IRMA has spoken directly with the heads of the Community Bankers Association of Illinois, Illinois Bankers Association, and the Illinois Credit Union League. All assured IRMA that their members are open and willing to work with any employers who are facing liquidity issues. IRMA strongly encourages retailers who are facing or concerned about near-term liquidity to contact their financial institution. IRMA would like to thank the members of these associations for the willingness to assist economic victims of this pandemic.
The General Assembly has cancelled legislative session for next week. However, the notice also stated that members could be called back on short notice to address ‘urgent matters’.