The State of Illinois has established the Downstate Small Business Stabilization Grant Program with $20,000,000 in CDBG funding. The grant is for 60 days of working capital up to $25,000 for non-essential businesses, restaurants, and bars. The City of Macomb is partnering with small businesses within the City limits of Macomb that would like to apply for the grant. Please look over the grant materials provided and call John Bannon at the Office of Community Development at (309) 833-4944 before beginning the application. After contact with the Office of Community Development, businesses will be responsible for filling out all information in the “Application City of Macomb Downstate Small Business Stabilization Program.