Illinois Disbursed More Than $1B In Emergency Rental Assistance
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Illinois officials are revealing that more than one-billion-dollars in Emergency Rental Assistance has been disbursed to renters and landlords since 2020.  The funding was provided by Congress to the state of Illinois.  Assistance for those facing immediate eviction is still available through the Illinois Court-Based Rental Assistance Program.