The City Council in Champaign, IL (home of the University of IL) voted today 9 - 0 to give the mayor extraordinary powers. These include the ability to stop sales of guns, ammo, gas (and other "flammables"), seize property, etc.
Champaign to hold Emergency Meeting: Grant powers to ban sale of firearms, gasoline, liquor, take possession of private property –
Champaign, IL. (ECWd) – The City of Champaign, IL. will hold an Emergency Meeting this morning to pass an Ordinance related to the “Emergency Created by the Impact of the COVID-19 Virus…