The Tilton Village Board Thursday approved giving business stabilization grants to 14 small businesses which need help due to COVID-19.
The funding is not state or federal coronavirus pandemic funding, but village funding.
The board of trustees approved giving $65,000 in grants, $2,500 to $5,000 each, to help small businesses in the village with mortgage, utilities and other expenses.
In other business, the board approved an intergovernmental agreement with the City of Danville to spend $7,500 from the village’s community promotions budget line item to help with the fireworks display on July 4 at Danville Stadium.
The Village of Tilton Board of Trustees approve a Business Stabilization Grant in the amounts shown below totaling $65000.00. This Grant was established to help those businesses in which were impacted by the mandatory closings of Restaurants and Non-Essential Business due to COVID-19.
Better Days Distillery Inc. $5,000
Green Jade Chinese Restaurant $5,000
Imagine Salon $5,000
Lupita’s Family Restaurant $5,000
Paw A Day $2,500
R & R Travel $5,000
Rich’s Family Restaurant $5,000
Robin’s Bar $5,000
RR Fitness $5,000
Southgate Salon $5,000
Midwest Auto Dealers (Toyota) $0
True Grit $5,000
Vermilion Auto Corp $0
Danville Institute $5,000
Burger King $2,500
Saloon by the Rail $5,000
The Village of Tilton will be bidding out 3 vehicles at the Next Regular Scheduled Board Meeting on August 20, 2020. The minimum bid on all three vehicles will be $500.00.
To bid on a vehicle, place your bid in a sealed envelope and mark it “bid enclosed” and reference which vehicle, as stated below. Then mail the bids to: Village of Tilton ATTN: LORI FIELDS, 1001 Tilton Road, Tilton, IL. Bids mist be received by 4:00pm on August 20, 2020.
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Saturday, June 6, 2020 at the Tilton Ball Park 8:00am- Noon
Saturday, June 13, 2020 at the Tilton Ball Park 8:00am- Noon
Senior Citizen Pick-Up: June 8-12, 2020 (Call for Pick-Up Prior to this Week)
YOU MUST SHOW PROOF OF RESIDENCY IN THE VILLAGE OF TILTON!
Due to the Governors current Stay-at-Home Order the Village of Tilton will be Postponing their Town-Wide Memorial Day Weekend Rummage Sales until a later date. All rummage sales that take place are to be done at your own risk. The Village of Tilton will not be sponsoring or supporting those event in anyway. The rescheduled date will be released at a later date.