JOLIET – The Joliet City Council met Wednesday to discuss the future of the Rialto Square Theatre, and it doesn't look good.
There was little support to provide the $500,000 that Rialto officials say they need to pay next year's bills.
Some members said they were willing to weigh the impact of the Rialto closing.
"It's closed already. It really is," Councilwoman Brooke Hernandez Brewer said.
The theater is still open and country star Kacey Musgraves performs Thursday night in what is expected to be a nearly sold-out theater.
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