Restore Illinois Phase 3: No date set for Chicago restaurants to open

Roe Conn

We need restaurant recovery in the CARES Act, because restaurants are hemorrhaging out here."- Sam Toia, President of the Illinois Restaurant Association

A staff of Taqueria El Milagro Mexican restaurant, cleans front door knob during COVID-19 pandemic in Chicago, Wednesday, April 29, 2020. The factory part of the tortilla maker will close for a cleaning after a worker died from COVID-19, but the company’s tortilla shops will remain open. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Sam Toia, President of the Illinois Restaurant Association joins The Roe Conn Show to discuss what needs to be done in order for Chicago restaurants to open amid the COVID-19 pandemic as other eateries in Illinois prepare to open on Friday in phase 3 of Gov. Pritzker’s Restore Illinois plan.

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Roe Conn is host of The Roe Conn Show on Chicago’s WGN Radio and a contributor to ABC7’s Windy City Live. A lifelong Chicagoan, Roe has been one of the city’s top rated radio personalities for the last two decades. (Click for more.)
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