City of Champaign Issues Emergency Order 20-22

Today Mayor Deborah Frank Feinen issued Emergency Order 20-22 which waives the City’s fee for a sidewalk retail sales area permit.  The intent of the Emergency Order is to allow Champaign’s retail stores to more easily offer outdoor sales in accordance with Phase 4 guidelines of the State’s Restore Illinois plan.  The fee waiver is in effect through September 30, 2020.

A full copy of Emergency Order 20-22 can be reviewed on the City’s website.  For more information about sidewalk retail area regulations please see the City’s Municipal Code Section 30-542.1.

Media Contact:   Jeff Hamilton, Communications Manager | 217-403-8703