First and foremost, our approach is guided by data and recommendations from the World Health Organization (WHO), Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and US National Institute of Health (NIH). We will also comply with all current and future, legally-binding mandates of the Federal, State and/or local authorities.
Our upcoming Home Show Expo, currently scheduled for April 3-4 at the Hilton Garden Inn, Champaign has been cancelled. We are however, looking into a possible rescheduling of this event and would like your input as supporters of this event. Please click HERE to answer TWO quick questions about the possible involvement of your business, should we be able to move forward in securing a venue and applicable date.
Due to Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzner issuing a stay-at-home order in effect Saturday, March 21 at 5p and as of now, set to expire April 7, 2020, all in person networking events (Coffee with HBAECI) have been cancelled until further notice. HBAECI Board Meetings will be held via conference call until further notice and any HBAECI Committee Meetings will be rescheduled or held via conference call until further notice as well. The HBAI State Board Meeting scheduled for Thursday March 26 in Springfield, has been moved to a conference call.
HBAECI Municipalities Response of COVID-19:
Please be sure to check the applicable municipality website for the most up to date information.
HBAECI Association EMAIL Updates:
Tuesday March 31, 2020 Register For Member Webinar: COVID-19 Update For Your Workplace
Monday March 30, 2020 Update From DHS On Essential Infrastructure Business
Saturday March 28, 2020 DHS Designates Residential Construction As “Essential Infrastructure Business”
Friday March 27, 2020 Business Impact of COVID-19 - CU Business Resources
Thursday March 26, 2020 Pritzker Announces New Emergency Assistance Programs
Tuesday March 24, 2020 How the Response to COVID-19 Will Affect the Housing Industry
Monday March 23, 2020 COVID -19: Additional Building Industry Resources
Friday March 20, 2020 Gov. Pritzker Shutdown Executive Order -- 3-20-2020
Thursday March 19, 2020 HBAECI Municipalities Response of COVID-19
Wednesday March 18, 2020 Urbana-Champaign Business Impact of COVID-19
Tuesday March 17, 2020 From NAHB: Coronavirus Preparedness and Response
Friday March 13, 2020 SPECIAL MESSAGE FROM HBAECI: COVID-19