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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Wilcox Ave Shooting

The Peoria County Coroner’s office was notified of a male whom had been found dead in the driver’s seat of his car, in front of the residence at 608 W Wilcox.

At 6:31 am on this date, Peoria Police responded to 608 W. Wilcox, Peoria, IL...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Warren County Double Traffic Fatality

On June 6, 2018, in the late afternoon, an elderly female and male were traveling west bound on IL 94 in a grey 2015 Nissan Altima, and stopped at the stop sign at the intersection of IL135. The driver then proceeded through the intersection and ...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

245 Green Street Shooting

On 06-03-2018, at 02:24am, Peoria City Police, Fire and AMT were dispatched to 245 Green Street for a shot spotter, and shots heard in the area.  A male victim was found at 611 NE Washington Street with a gunshot wound, and was transported by AMT...

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Posted on: May 29, 2018

Heinz Traffic Fatality

On 05/23/2018, at approximately 4:20pm, the Illinois State Police, EMS and OSF LifeFlight helicopter were called to a car versus semi-tractor trailer collision on IL 116 & IL 97 in Fulton County.  The driver of the car, 52 year old Kathy Hein...

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Posted on: May 29, 2018

Tractor Related Death

On Friday, May 25th, 2018 at 1:35pm, the Peoria County Sheriff’s Office, Brimfield Fire Department and the BYE Ambulance were called to 6632 N. Eden Road in rural Peoria County for a male whom had been pinned under a tractor.

James E. Gr...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Lancaster Bridge Striping Work

Striping work will occur on Monday, June 18 on Lancaster Bridge near Lake Camelot. Crews will be removing old material and then restriping. Motorists should watch for flaggers and use caution in the work zone.

Please direct questions to Jeff Gilles at Peor...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Care and Treatment Board Awards Extraordinary Funding to Local Agencies

The Peoria County Board for the Care and Treatment of Persons with a Developmental Disability (Care and Treatment Board) is pleased to announce a record $900,000 award to five local agencies for the 2018-2019 service year. Requests for proposals went out ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Prevailing Wage Rates Notice

In May the Peoria County Board passed the yearly ordinance setting the general prevailing rate of wages for laborers, mechanics and other workers contracted in construction of public works coming under the jurisdiction of Peoria County at the same rates d...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Santa Fe Road Closure Starting June 11

Hallock Township announces that Santa Fe Road will be closed ¼ mile north of Truitt Road for bridge repair work starting on Monday, June 11, 2018. Work is expected to last 3 weeks.

This is a township road. Please contact Hallock Township at (309...

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Posted on: May 29, 2018

Construction Temporarily Closes Old Galena Road

Old Galena Road between Boy Scout Road and Cedar Hills Drive will be closed starting Monday, May 29, 2018, for construction.

Traffic will be detoured to Illinois Route 29. Boy Scout Road and Cedar Hills Drive will remain open during the closure. The road w...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Tax Bills To Be Mailed

Peoria County Treasurer Nicole Demetreas announced today that approximately 83,500 Peoria County Real Estate Tax bills will be mailed by April 27. The first installment due date is June 5, and the second installment due date is September 5.

Payments must b...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Akron Road Partially Closed for Bridge Construction

Beginning Monday, April 2, 2018, a section of Akron Road (CH D22), between IL Route 40 and IL Route 91, will be closed to all traffic for construction of a new bridge crossing a branch of Kickapoo Creek. The construction site is located between Section 26...

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Posted on: December 22, 2017

2018 Senior Citizens Assessment Freeze Homestead Exemption

The Peoria County Supervisor of Assessment’s will be sending out over 13,000 senior freeze notices to eligible individuals.To qualify the following conditions must be met:

  • establish age, ownership and residency, by applying for the Senior Homeste...
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Posted on: March 14, 2018

Electrical Code Update

Currently, Peoria County Planning & Zoning enforces the 2011 National Electrical Code.  In order to be more consistent with surrounding communities and also stay up to date with current codes cycles, the County Board approved a change to the ...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Now Hiring Female Correctional Officers

You can download an application on our employment page.  Benefits include medical and IMRF retirement.  Salary is determined by union contract.  Please ensure that the application is completely filled out prior to submission.&am...

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