A total of 45 evictions were filed in the City of Chicago on Sunday – including three commercial evictions.READ MORE: Car Crashes Into Near North Diner
In the suburbs, there were eight evictions filed.
Sunday was the first day after the moratorium expired.READ MORE: Woman Killed In Jefferson Park Hit-And-Run
Meanwhile, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is putting a limited extension on the federal eviction moratorium. It applies to counties with a “substantial” or “high” amount of COVID spread. Most Chicago area counties are in the “substantial” range.
The new order will expire Oct. 3.
This comes as Democrats are pushing cities and states to distribute more of the $46 billion in rental assistance that Congress has already approved.MORE NEWS: Police Officer Shot; 15-Year-Old Wounded, 1 Killed In South Shore
So far, only $3 billion has been doled out.