CHICAGO (CBS) — If you’re a renter struggling in the coronavirus pandemic, you can still get help from the State of Illinois – but you’ll need to hurry.
Online applications for the current round of rental assistance are due by 11:59 p.m. the present Sunday night.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Slight Chance Of Storms Overnight; A Quiet Pattern To Come
Gov. JB Pritzker said there will be an additional round of assistance this fall.READ MORE: At Least 2 People Killed, 32 Wounded In Gun Violence In Chicago So Far This Weekend
The State of Illinois’ moratorium on evictions will be lifted in phases – starting in August, and continuing through the summer. So you will still be able to get help from the state, but you will be expected to start paying your rent again.MORE NEWS: 1 Killed, 2 Wounded In West Pullman Shooting
To learn more, log onto the Illinois Housing Development Authority website.