Back in April, a plan called Chicago Moves was approved, which send gas stimulus payments to qualifying residents.
The program was proposed by Chicago mayor, Lori Lightfoot, and approved by the Chicago City Council.
In all, the plan costs $12.5 million dollars and passed by a slim margin.
Chicago Moves gas stimulus cards
The payments being given are prepaid gas cards and transit cards.
The gas cards are worth $150 and the transit cards are worth $50.
You can apply for the lottery online at Chicago.gov/ChicagoMoves, by visiting any Chicago Public Library, or by mail.
Every second week from May through September a lottery is conducted with applicants chosen at random.
If you’re selected, you’ll be notified by email.
The deadlines are on the 3rd of each month there’s a drawing.
Only one application can be submitted.