As we face these unprecedented times it is more important than ever to show support for Illinois’ small businesses. From Chicago to Carbondale and Abingdon to Zion, Illinois chambers are coming together sharing resources, building community, uniting to create ‘IL’ove Local. This ongoing initiative is designed to drive business to our small businesses.
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(Current operations information, updated as information is received.)
The office is closed to the public.
Please call the office at 618-988-0888 and leave a message. Calls will be returned within 24 hours. Customers can also call 618-713-4809 or visit aessolar.com
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When you do, we'll be able to use satellite technology to estimate your roof size and solar potential WITHOUT EVEN VISITING YOUR HOME!
Energy-savings tips page for residences: https://amerenillinoissavings.com/energy-savings-center
Business customers: free energy analyzer tool: https://ameren-illinois.agentisenergy.com/client
Auffenberg of Carbondale
Castle Perilous Games & Books
Open 10:00 am – 6:00 pm; not open to walk-in traffic; offering home delivery within 15 miles of Carbondale and curbside service at the store.
For questions, call (618) 529-5317 or 800-297-2160; or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Spend $50, show us a receipt from a local retailer (physical or digital) and we will include a $9.99 set of polyhedral dice with your purchase.
Boardgame rental library with prices ranging from $5 to $20. Free home delivery and pickup on game rentals.
They are conducting almost all appointments by telephone at (855) 608-3560 or by video via telehealth.
First Mid Bank & Trust
Drive-thru is open Mon-Fri.; 8:00 am - 5:00 pm and Sat.; 8:00 am - 12:00 pm.
Visit them online at www.firstmid.com or call (618) 457-3700.
Humpday Farmer's Market
Temporary Location Change: Parking lot of Gold's Gym/CVS Pharmacy (West Side of Carbondale).
The market will be open beginning April 29th from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.
The market will comply with social distancing protocols, using a "drive up" service method.
We have created a section on our website, Heartland Open For Business, where we are posting businesses that are currently open for business in some fashion.
We'd like to offer this public service to your members as well, at no charge.
You can view the site at www.kfvs12.com/open
Your members can send their business information to email@example.com to be included.
You can see the on-air promo at this address. https://vimeo.com/404640484
Complimentary interior design, White Glove Delivery, Courtesy Haul Away, Hassle Free Financing
Let them show you how easy it is to get the look you love in the space that works, without leaving home!
For more information or to shop visit: www.bradthefurnitureking.com
Giant City Lodge
Giant City Lodge is offering no-contact curbside pick-up of their famous fried chicken dinner for Mother's Day.
Dinner ($12.99 each) includes:
Half fried chicken (leg, wing, thigh, breast), mashed potatoes n’ gravy, homemade dumplins, green beans, corn, and creamy coleslaw (sorry, no biscuits)
Cobbler & Crisps - $3.50 each
The items listed above are also available in bulk (pint, quart, gallon).
Regretfully, specific requests may not be possible during this time.
Reserve your order in advance by calling 618-457-4921.
Orders will be accepted: Wed. & Thurs. (May 6/7) 10 am - 4 pm; Fri.-Sun. (May 8-10) 9 am - 5 pm
Orders can be picked up: Fri. (May 8) 12 - 6 pm; Sat. & Sun. (May 9/10) 11 am - 6 pm
***Pick-up instructions will be provided during ordering***
Payment is due upon ordering (credit cards only).
Planet Fitness (PF) has launched the United We Move campaign to provide everyone with an opportunity to work out from the comfort of their own home. Workouts, featuring certified trainers and surprise celebrities, will be held for free nightly at 6 p.m. CST and live-streamed on the Planet Fitness Facebook page, our YouTube channel and the PF App. Stay home, keep moving and remain healthy!
More information is available at www.planetfitness.com/united-we-move.
Roy Walker Communications
To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, they are practicing social distancing and increased personal hygiene as well as disinfecting of surfaces contacted.
Both Makanda and Mount Vernon offices are open and available to help during this time. Hours of operation are Monday-Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm.
After hours, please call 618-529-3301, or 24/7 online at www.roywalkercomm.net, where service remains uninterrupted.
SIU Research Park
Staff are working remotely until further notice, however, they will be available by email and/or phone during regular business hours; Mon. - Fri. 8:00 am – 4:30 pm.
SIU Research Park buildings are closed to the public and accessible only to tenants and staff with key fob access.
Most services will still be available through alternate formats.
Administrative Questions: Lynn Andersen Lindberg firstname.lastname@example.org (618-453-6754)
General Questions: Deb Barnett email@example.com (618-453-3849)
Facilities Questions or Requests: Amy Ortiz firstname.lastname@example.org (618-453-1495)
Business Office Questions: Lynn Harbert email@example.com (618-453-6752)
Tom Hovatter firstname.lastname@example.org (618-453-4367)
Lori Amerman email@example.com (618-453-3829)
The Printing Plant
Open Mon - Fri; 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Exterior doors are open, however the interior doors are locked.
An intercom has been installed, enabling staff to communicate with customers.
They are working to get the e-commerce portion of the website functional. Follow them on Facebook here.
An after-hours emergency number, 866-4-PPLANT, has been established to assist in after-hours needs.
Town Square Market
Open Mon - Fri; 11:00 am - 5:00 pm.
The made-to-order Deli is closed at this time. Follow them on Facebook to stay up to date.
They have ready-made grab-n-go lunch items in the Deli case, a fully stocked grocery store and plenty of frozen soups and entrees in the freezer case.
They are also offering “Dinner Kits” which have all the ingredients you need to make simple meals at home (for 2 or 4 or more people.) The week’s schedule of kits is available on our website “Dinner Kits” page (off the main “Deli” menu.) People can call the store to place an order before 2:00 pm each day.
Zoom Trivia Nights
For brides and customers who have booked events and weddings, Walker's is offering zoom video calls from home, virtual tours, coordinating and making alternate plans for those who need to postpone.