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4/1/2020 Gov. Pritzker has extended a Stay At Home for All Non-Essential Businesses. Please read the Executive Order for more details. 

3/20/2020 Gov. Pritzker issued a Stay At Home for All Non-Essential Businesses. Please read the Executive Order for more details (See Sections 8, 9, and 12).

Executive Order 20-10 requires all non-essential businesses and operations to cease all activities except for minimum basic operations. Non-essential businesses may also continue operations consisting exclusively of employees or contractors working from home.

See what businesses and operations are considered essential here

Please visit the Illinois Liquor Control Commission website for guidance regarding COVID-19 related developments within the liquor industry.

If you believe that a business is violating Executive Order 20-10, which requires all non-essential businesses cease all activities except for working from home, you may submit a complaint to the State of IL. Please review this document that describes the executive order before submitting the complaint Essential Business FAQ.  You can also view the Full Executive Order 20-10 Here.

If after review of the Executive Order you still believe that a business is in violation, you may Submit a Complaint Here.

If you have questions about whether a business is violating the Stay at Home Order by not allowing for safe social distancing or that it is not maintaining a safe and sanitary work environment to minimize the risk of spread of COVID-19, please contact the Workplace Rights Bureau of the Illinois Attorney General’s Office at (844)740-5076 or workplacerights@atg.state.il.us.

If you have questions about employee benefits, including paid leave, please contact the Illinois Department of Labor at 312-783-2800 (Chicago office), 217-782-6206 (Springfield office), or dol.questions@illinois.gov.

 

Organizational Resources

US Small Business Administration

The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans offer up to $2 million in assistance and can provide vital economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue they are experiencing. These loans may be used to pay fixed debts, payroll, accounts payable and other bills that can’t be paid because of the disaster’s impact. The interest rate is 3.75% for small businesses. The interest rate for non-profits is 2.75%.

The entire state of Illinois has been declared a disaster area and may apply for the loan program. Find more information here:link

Applicants may apply online, receive additional disaster assistance information and download applications at https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela. Applicants may also call SBA’s Customer Service Center at (800) 659-2955 or email disastercustomerservice@sba.gov for more information on SBA disaster assistance. Individuals who are deaf or hard-of-hearing may call (800) 877-8339. Completed applications should be mailed to U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, FortWorth, TX 76155.

More information here: https://www.sba.gov/disaster-assistance/coronavirus-covid-19

The Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity is working with partners to launch emergency assistance programs for Illinois small businesses. These initiatives include:

  • Hospitality Emergency Grant Program
  • Downstate Small Business Stabilization Program
  • Illinois Small Business Emergency Loan Fund

 Visit the link for more information: https://www2.illinois.gov/dceo/SmallBizAssistance/Pages/EmergencySBAIntiatives.aspx

REMINDER: Illinois Hospitality Emergency Grant Program Application Deadline is April 1st, 5 p.m.

 Eligibility: Bars and restaurants with a valid license to serve food or liquor and who generated revenues of less than $1 million in 2019. Hotels with a valid license (hotels, motels other lodging establishments) and who generated revenues of less than $8 million in 2019.

 Funding: $14 million is available under this program.

  • Bars and restaurants that generated less than $500,000 in annual revenue last year will be eligible for up to $10,000.
  • Bars and restaurants that generated between $500,000 and $1M in annual revenue last year will be eligible for up to $25,000.
  • Hotels that generated less than $8 million in annual revenue last year will be eligible for up to $50,000.

Grant Uses: 

  • For bars and restaurants, funds can be used to support working capital (rent, payroll, and other accounts payable), job training (such as new practices related to take out, delivery and sanitation) and technology enabling new operations as well as other costs to implement that technology.
  • For hotels, funds can be used as working capital to support the retention of employees.

Process: 

Hotels, and, food and beverage businesses can fill out the grant application between March 25 and April 1.  Eligible applicants will be placed into a lottery, and grant winners will be notified on April 4.

 How to Apply: 

Program Overview Page: https://us.accion.org/news/covid-19-hospitality-business-grant-program/

English Application: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ilgrant

En Español: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/IlgrantS

 Illinois Small Business Emergency Loan Fund - Express Interest Now

 Eligibility: Small businesses located outside of the City of Chicago with fewer than 50 workers and less than $3 million in revenue in 2019 can apply.

 Funding: Businesses can receive up a low interest loan of up to $50,000 with a 5 year repayment period with no payments due for the first six months.

 Loan Uses: Loans can be used to support working capital.

 Process: Interested businesses can express interest on the DCEO form at https://www2.illinois.gov/dceo/SmallBizAssistance/Pages/EmergencySBAIntiatives.aspx. Eligible businesses will be invited to submit a full application beginning on April 1. Once submitted, DCEO will strive to make a loan decision within 10 days, and make funds available within two days of receiving bank information from a business.

 SBA announces online training available for small businesses impacted by coronavirus. All Illinois small businesses can now apply for low-interest disaster loans to help offset the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic. The Illinois District Office will host free webinars as long as there is demand covering:

  • Eligibility
  • Use of proceeds
  • Terms
  • Filing requirements
  • Additional small business resources
Click the link to register:  SBA Events

Three_Step_Process_SBA_Disaster_Loans

SBA Loan Slides

SBA Guidance Resources:https://www.sba.gov/page/guidance-businesses-employers-plan-respond-coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19?utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery

State of Illinois – Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity

DCEO is working diligently to secure access to helpful resources for small businesses throughout the State of Illinois and has compiled these helpful links regarding COVID 19 resources for small businesses.

Latest updates on any on financial relief from the State of Illinois will be posted here:https://www2.illinois.gov/dceo/Pages/default.aspx

Joliet Chamber of Commerce

The Joliet Chamber Staff and the Board of Directors are actively monitoring the continuing developments regarding the spread of COVID-19. At this time, we encourage all of our Chamber Members and their employees to educate themselves to the fullest in order to understand all of the facts surrounding this coronavirus disease.

Please visit the Joliet Chamber of Commerce webpage regarding COVID-19 for additional resources and guidance for business.

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

CDC works to protect America from health, safety and security threats, both foreign and in the U.S. Whether diseases start at home or abroad, are chronic or acute, curable or preventable, human error or deliberate attack, CDC fights disease and supports communities and citizens to do the same.

The CDC has created a webpage specific to educated businesses and employers:https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/organizations/businesses-employers.html

 

The closing of our schools, restaurants, and restrictions to social gatherings have created challenges for all of us.  Please consider supporting our local restaurants, most of which will be providing take-out service through the Governor’s mandated dine-in restrictions.

If you are a restaurant offering these services and would like to be added to this list please email dconley@joliet.gov

Restaurant Name Address Phone Number Website Delivery Carry Out Curbside  Drive-Thru
Al's Steak house

1990 West Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435

(815) 725-2388 alssteaks.com X  
Anthony's 3151 Voyager Ln, Joliet IL 60431 815-254-2315 www.anthonysjoliet.com X X X  
Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar 2795 Plainfield Rd., Joliet, IL 60435 (815) 254-9070 applebees.com X X  
Arby's  2101 Rt. 59, Plainfield, IL 60586  (815)577-0689   arbys.com    
Arby's  40 E Laraway Rd, Joliet IL 60433  815-726-1638      X  
Aurelios's Pizza 3101 W Jefferson St. Joliet IL 60435 815-741-1400 www.aureliospizza.com X X X  
 Azteca Mexican Restaurant  709 Collins St., Joliet, IL 60432  815-582-4503        

 Baba's Famous Steak & Lemonade

 925 W Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435  815-722-2220  babasfamoussteakandlemonade.com  X    
Babe's Hotdogs 2600 West Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435 (815) 744-7773 babeshotdogs.com X X  X
Baci Ristorante & Pizzeria 1019 Plainfield Rd. Joliet IL 60435 815-280-5191 www.baciristorantepizzeria.com X X X  

Big Chill

 623 Wilcox St., Joliet, IL 60435

 815-722-0355    X  X    

 Boston Market

 1866 W Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435  815-741-0330  bostonmarket.com    X
 Burger King  3340 Mall Loop Dr., Joliet, IL 60431  866-394-2493  burgerking.com  X  X    
Burger King  108 N Larkin Ave, Joliet IL 60435  815-725-7928  bk.com         X
Burger King  400 E Cass St, Joliet, IL 60432  815-727-4059  bk.com         X
Burger King  3625 Rock Creek Blvd, Joliet il 60431  815-730-0609  bk.com         X
Burger King  3130 Plainfield Rd, Joliet IL 60435  815-254-2347  bk.com         X
Catrinas 20 W Jackson St, Joliet, IL 60432 (815) 714-2101 catrinasmex.com X X  
Cemeno's Pizza 1630 Essington Rd., Joliet, IL 60435 (815) 254-2500 cemenospizza.com X X  
Cherry Hill Café 2635 East Cass St., Joliet, IL 60432 (815) 726-0881 cherryhillcafe.net X X X  
Chicago St. Pub 75 N Chicago St, Joliet, IL 60432 (815) 727-7171 chicagost.com X  
Chicago Style Grill 221 Ruby St. Joliet IL 60435 815-630-5709 X X X  
Chicken - n - spice (Downtown) 251 N Chicago St, Joliet, IL 60432 (815) 727-1100 chicken-n-spicejoliet.com X  
 China China  270 Ruby St., Joliet, IL 60435  815-609-8811  chinachinail.com  X  X  
China Cook 2951 W Jeffeson St. Joliet IL 60435 815-725-0888 chinacookjoliet.com X X X  
Chipotle Mexican Grill 2848 Plainfield Rd. Joliet IL 60432 815-254-1609 X X X  
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store 1511 Riverboat Center Drive, Joliet, IL 60431 (815) 744-0985 locations.crackerbarrel.com X X  
 Culvers  1500 RT 59, Joliet, IL 60431  815-254-0020  culvers.com    X  
Dairy Queen  2310 Essington Road, Joliet IL 60435  815-254-0644       X  
Dairy Queen 1410 Washington St. Joliet IL 60433  815-553-1000       
Denny's 2531 Plainfield, Joliet IL 60435 815-439-1914 dennys.com X X X  
 Domino's Pizza  571 Collins St., Joliet, IL 60432 815-722-3313   dominos.com  X  X    
Donut Den 3043 Theodore St. Joliet IL 60435 815-267-3810 X X  
Dona Concha Bakery  605 E Jackson St. Joliet IL 60432  815-727-5780       X    
Dulceropan- Palateria San Luis  510 Collins St Ste A, joliet IL 60432  815-630-4239         
Dunkin Donuts   3011 Plainfield Rd, Joliet IL 60435  815-609-5870     X    
Dunkin Donuts   400 S Chicago St. Joliet IL 60436  815-727-2409    X      X
Dunkin Donuts   4708 Caton Farm Rd, Plainfield IL 60586  815-439-5999     X      
Dunkin Donuts   20 South larkin Ave, Joliet Il 60436  815-730-3777     X    
Dunkin Donuts   2401 S Chicago St, Joliet IL 60436  815-727-5400         
 Dunkin Donuts  1401 RT 59, Joliet, IL 60431  815-436-5985  dunkindonuts.com  
 Dunkin Donuts  2959 W Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435  815-729-1940  dunkindonuts.com  X  
 Dunkin Donuts  1350 Houbolt Rd., Joliet, IL 60431  815-725-9550  dunkindonuts.com  X  
El Borrego De Oro 926 Plainfield Rd., Joliet, IL (708) 863-8226 X X X  
El Burrito Asado 351 E Cass St. Joliet IL 60432 815-726-1515 X X X  
 El Burrito Loco  1509 W. Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435  815-729-9177

 elburritoloco.com

   X  
El Primo Mexican Restaurant #1 751 N Hickory St. Joliet IL 60435 815-774-9090 X X X  
El Primo Mexican Restaurant #2  700 Ruby St. Joliet IL 60435  815-727-5199     X    
Five Guys Burgers & Fries 2694 Plainfield Rd. Joliet IL 60435 815-267-3200 www.fiveguys.com X  
Franco's Pizza 7174 Caton Farm Rd., Plainfield, IL 60586 (815) 230-3241 pizzabyfranco.com X X  
Friaco's Mexican Grill & Cantina 1321 Rt. 59, Joliet, IL 60431 (815) 254-4866 friacosrestaurant.com X X  
Giordanos 2344 Rt. 59., Plainfield, IL 60586 (815) 609-5900 giordanos.com X X  
Golden Corral  2100 W Jefferson St. Joliet IL 60435  815-725-8989  Goldencoral.com   
Habanero Mexican Fine Cuisine  1508 Essington Rd Unit 1&2  779-379-5206       
Hamburgerseria 1015 Essington Rd. Joliet IL 60435 815-725-2883 hamburgerseria.com X X X  
Happy Falafel 2119 Rt. 59, Plainfield, IL 60586 (815) 782-7686 happyfalafel.com X X  
 Harold's Chicken & Shrimp  201 N. Ottawa St., Joliet, IL 60432  815-280-5290    X  X  
Heroes West Sports Grill 1530 Commerce Lane, Joliet Il 60431 815-725-1234 heroeswest.net X  
Homecut Donuts 1  815 W Jefferson St., Joliet IL 60435  815-727-3511 homecutdonuts.com     X    
Homecut Donuts 2  1317 E Washington St. Joliet 60433  815-726-2132  homecutdonuts.com       
Hong Kong Cuisine  7180 Caton Farm Rd, Joliet IL 60586  815-609-8090  hkc815.com   X  X    
Hooters of Joliet 3301 Hennepin Drive, Joliet IL 60431 815-267-8602 www.originalhooters.com X  
IHOP 1444 N Larkin Ave. Joliet IL 60435 815-741-4832 ihop.com X  
 J&J Fish & Chicken  1220 Richards St., Joliet, IL 60433  815-726-9129    X  X    
Jameson's Pub 2755 Black Road, Joliet, IL 60435 (815) 729-0000 thejamesonspub.com/joliet/ X X  
Jerrie's Dogs and More  1003 Essington Rd., Joliet Il 60435  815-666-1196  jerriesdogsandmore.com     X  
Jersey Mike's Subs 4706 Caton Farm Road, Plainfield IL 60586 815-267-6518 www.jerseymikes.com/27045 X  
Jitters 178 N Chicago St, Joliet, IL 60432 (815) 740-0048 X  
 Jody's Hot Dogs  326 Republic Ave., Joliet, IL 60435  815-729-0251  jodyshotdogs.com  X  X    
Johnny's Beef & Gyros 3567 W Jefferson St. Joliet IL 60432 815-725-1590 www.johnnys-beef.com X X
 
Joliet Supermercado y Taqueria 379 E Cass St, Joliet IL 60432
(815)723-6078  www.supermercadojoliet.com   X    
 KFC/Taco Bell  116 N. Larkin Ave., Joliet, IL 60435  815-744-5390    X    X
 KFC/Taco Bell  2221 RT 59, Plainfield, IL 60586  815-577-7161    X    X
K Ribs BBQ 221 N Chicago St, Joliet, IL 60432 (779) 242-1152 kribsbbq.com X X  
 Kafe De Kasa  1206 Plainfield Rd., Joliet, IL 60435  815-630-3694        
King Fish & Wings 703 E. Jackson St., Joliet, IL 60432 (815) 727-7123 X  
Knights of Columbus 4400 1813 East Cass Street
Joliet, IL 60432 

(815)723-3827 

 www.kofc4400.com    X    
La Mina Restaurant   848 Plainfield Rd, Joliet IL 60435  815-726-8441       X    
Linda's Pizza 723 Taylor Street, Joliet, IL 60435 (815) 726-4425 lindaspizza.net  

Little Caesars

 321 Collins St., Suite A, Joliet, IL 60432  815-722-4075  littlecaesars.com  X    
Loco's Mexican Restaurant 1121 Essington Road, Joliet, IL 60435 (815) 725-9060 locosrestaurant.wixsite.com X  
Long John Silvers  2421 W Jefferson St, Joliet IL 60435         X    X
Los Comales 510 Collins St., Joliet, IL 60432 (815) 722-7008 loscomales.com X X  
Lou Malnatis Pizzera 1528 Rt. 59, Joliet, IL 60431 (815) 254-6200 order.loumalnatis.com X  
Louis Family Restaurant 1001 W. Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435 (815) 722-6660 louisfamilyrestaurant.com X X  

Lucanos

2400 Caton Farm Rd.
Cresthill, IL.
(815) 577-9200
lucanospizzaandcatering.com
       
Luna Mexicana  900 Collins St. Joliet IL 60432  815-409-7787         

 Marchelloni Pizza

 70 Barney Dr., Joliet, IL 60435  815-741-2502 pizzasbymarchellonimenu.com  X  X    
Mauries Table 2360 Glenwood Ave., Joliet, IL 60435 (815) 744-2619 mauriestable.com X X  
 McDonald's  2212 Essington Rd., Joliet, IL 60435  815-577-6576    X  
 McDonald's  1555 N. Broadway St., Joliet, IL 60435  815-723-8333    X  X  X  
 McDonald's  2220 RT 59, Plainfield, IL 60586  815-436-9380  mcdonalds.com  X  
 McDonald's   508 E. Cass St., Joliet, IL 60432  815-726-1981  mcdonalds.com  X  X  
 McDonald's  1421 Riverboat Ctr. Dr., Joliet, IL 60431  815-730-8141  mcdonalds.com  X  X  
 McDonald's  1515 W. Jefferson St, Joliet, IL 60435  815-725-9651  mcdonalds.com  X  
 McDonald's  4280 W. Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60431  815-725-3630  mcdonalds.com  X  
Metro Grill & Bar 2019 Essington Rd., Joliet, IL 60435 (815) 577-8191 metrojoliet.com X X  
Michaels Pizza 2405 Essington Rd., Joliet IL (815) 436-0707 michaelspizzainc.com X X  
 Mr. Submarine  1507 W. Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60431  815-773-6100  mrsubmarine.com    X    X
Niko's Pizzeria 20 Ohio St., Joliet, IL 60432 (815) 722-8800 X X  
Old Fashioned Pancake House 2022 West Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435 (815) 741-4666 oldfashionedpancakehouse.com X X  
 Panaderia Y Tamaleria Sanchez
 205 Ruby St., Joliet, IL 60435  815-603-1600      X    
 Panda Express  1451 RT 59, Joliet, IL 60435  779-707-1922  pandaexpress.com  X  X  
Panera Bread 2360 South Route 59, Plainfield, IL 60586 (815)609-3807 panerabread.com x x x  
Panera Bread 3340 Mall Loop Drive, Joliet, IL 60431 (815) 254-9129 panerabread.com X X X  
Panera Bread 2400 West Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435 (779) 230-4013 panerabread.com X X X  
Pizza for U 116 South Larkin Ave. Joliet IL 60436 815-741-2555 pizzaforu.com X X X  
 Pizza Hut  1156 W. Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435  815-729-9300  pizzahut.com  X    
 Pizza Hut  125 N. Collins St., Joliet, IL 60435  815-727-5727  pizzahut.com  X  X    
 Pop's Beef  2401 S. Chicago St., Joliet, IL 60436  815-724-0321      X    
Potbelly Sandwich Shop 2613 W Jefferson St. Joliet Il 60435 815-553-0276 X  
Rt 66 Diner 22 W Clinton St, Joliet, IL 60432 (815) 723-3865 X X  
 Shark Fish and Chicken  410 S. Chicago St., Joliet, IL 60432  815-722-0400      X    
 Starbucks  2520 W. Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435  815-730-1376  starbucks.com  X    X
 Starbucks  1536 RT 59, Joliet, IL 60431  815-254-0213  starbucks.com    X
 Steak N Shake  2675 Plainfield Rd., Joliet, IL 60435  815-439-9145  steaknshake.com    X
 Sub Dock  923 W Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435  815-726-2417  subdock.net    X    
Sunshine Mexican Cafe   406 N Scott St. Joliet, IL 60432 815-630-3036
Call or text 815-582-7183
   X  X  
Sushi Ya 2721 W Jefferson St. Joliet IL 60435 815-730-3838 www.sushiyajoliet.com X  
 Ta Canijo  328 McDonough St., Joliet, IL 60436  815-409-7674  tacanijo.com    X X  
 Taco Bell  125 S. Larkin Ave., Joliet, IL 60435  815-744-5390  tacobell.com        X
 Taco Bell  2924 Plainfield Rd., Joliet, IL 60435  815-439-1012  tacobell.com      
Taqueria El Zarape 700 W Jefferson St. Joliet IL 60435 815-955-0321   X  
Taqueria Los Paisanos Inc. 573 Collins St., Joliet, IL 60432 (815) 722-0521 X X  
 Texas Roadhouse  3151 Tonti Dr., Joliet, IL 60431 815-577-9003   www.texasroadhouse.com    X  

TGIFridays

3340 Mall Loop Dr.
Joliet IL 60431

(815) 2541882

www.tgifridays.com
  X  X  
Thayer Bro's Deli & Grille 753 Ruby St., Joliet, IL 60435 (815) 725-8990 X  
 The Great American Bagel  1101 Essington Rd., Joliet, IL 60435  815-744-9630    X    
Tony's Place 2141 W. Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435 (815) 744-4636 X  
Truth Restaurant 808 W Jefferson St. Joliet IL 60432 815-744-5902 truthrestaurant.com X  
Velas Restaurant  226 E Cass Street Joliet, IL 60432  815-727-2281       X    
Vita Bella Pizza 2215 Rt. 59, Plainfield, IL 60586 (815) 609-3939 vitabellapizza.com X X  
 Wendy's  104 N. Center St., Joliet, IL 60435  815-726-0787  wendys.com  X  X  
 Wendy's   2900 Plainfield Rd., Joliet, IL 60435  815-577-1409  wendys.com  X  X  
 Wendy's   110 S. Larkin Ave., Joliet, IL 60436  815-730-9708  wendys.com  X  X  
Westfield Family Restaurant 7126 Caton Farm Road (815) 577-8888 westfieldrestaurant.com X X  
 White Castle  2231 RT 59, Plainfield, IL 60586  815-436-5915  whitecastle.com  X  X  X  
 White Castle  1803 W. Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435  815-725-1310  whitecastle.com  X  X  
 White Fence Farm  80 Barney Dr., Joliet, IL 60435  815-744-2072      X  X  
 Wingstop  2410 W. Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435  815-630-3760  wingstop.com      X  

 

 

 

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