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Friday, June 5, 2020
Legislative News from Rep. Grant Wehrli

Like many, I am shocked and saddened by the violence that has erupted in Illinois communities and across our country in the wake of yet another instance of police brutality…


Thursday, June 4, 2020
Metra Taking Steps to Ensure Passenger Health & Safety

Metra is taking several steps to ensure passengers will feel safe using its system. Social distancing/train schedules Metra will provide an opportunity for responsible physical distancing on its trains as…


Friday, May 29, 2020
Toolkits Available to Help Businesses Adhere to Phase 3 Guidelines

The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) has developed a free tool kit to help employers implement the Governor’s Restore Illinois Phase 3, Guidelines for Safely Reopening Businesses….


Thursday, May 28, 2020
Child Care to be Phased-In during Reopening Plan

While many child care homes and centers have been open and providing emergency care to the children of essential workers during the COVID-19 State of Emergency, the majority of licensed…


Thursday, May 28, 2020
Rep. Wehrli Offers Video Conferencing to Help Connect with Constituents

State Representative Grant Wehrli (R-Naperville) wants to remind residents of the 41st District that video conferencing is available through his office for individual and small group meetings. “Video conferencing has…


Thursday, May 28, 2020
Wehrli Shares Naperville Dining Options for Phase 3 of Reopen Plan

Thursday, May 28, 2020
Small Business Development Center Receives $7.3 Million to Help Illinois Small Businesses

The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) has announced a new $7.3 million investment from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) for the Illinois Small Business Development Center…


Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Rep. Wehrli Announces DMV Reopenings

Secretary of State DMV offices will begin reopening on June 1, and through July 31 employees will ONLY provide services for new drivers, those with expired driver’s licenses or ID…


Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Rep. Wehrli Issues End of Session Summary

For this historic four-day session, the House convened at the Bank of Springfield (BOS) Center in downtown Springfield, and the Senate met at the Capitol. We wore masks, practiced social…


Saturday, May 23, 2020
Rep. Grant Wehrli Responds to Democrats’ Passage of Irresponsible, Unbalanced Budget

Today Illinois Democrats pushed through a partisan, unbalanced budget for Fiscal Year 2021 that increases spending by 6.8%. The budget spends $42.8 billion while revenues are expected to be only…