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Over 50% of the business licenses in Greater Chatham (Chatham, Auburn-Gresham, Avalon Park and Greater Grand Crossing) and South Shore communities are held by Food and Beverage businesses.
IRA webinar 30 Restaurant Marketing Ideas in 30 Minutes Webinar HERE
IRA Nov 19th webinar replay on Exploring New Revenue streams for restaurants
RestaurantOwner.com COVID Resource Library
CSSI Culinary H.E.L.P. Resource Podcasts and worksheets HERE
March 2nd, City of Chicago Restaurant and Bars open to 50 patrons or 50% capacity, 6 per table, 1am
Liquor licenses extended until March 2021
Due to the hardships on liquor license holders as a result of the COVID-19 virus outbreak, all licenses with a renewal date of March 31, 2020 or after are automatically extended to March 31, 2021.
City of Chicago Reopening Businesses Portal
Important Chicago Reopening Notice – check out Reopening Portal
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Customers can purchase a gift certificate, business gets the cash right away, customer uses it sometime in the future. Easy to set up on the Kabbage platform. Business gets all the certificate value ($15-$500) less credit card fees, paid in days. Kabbage Help Small Business