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Telephone (309) 697-6400
Fax (309) 697-6446
Office Hours Monday–Friday 8:00am–4:30pm
Location 6915 W. Plank Road (map)
Peoria, IL 61604
What we do

The Peoria County Highway Department is responsible for the construction and maintenance of all County roads and bridges, as well as other roads upon which the Highway Department performs operations by agreement.

The Highway Department maintenance staff plows snow, patches potholes, maintains and replaces culverts, manholes, and inlets, mows ditches, clears brush from the right of way, performs pavement maintenance and seal coating, repairs guardrails, and maintains signs.

The Highway Department engineering staff performs administrative functions, designs road improvement projects, supervises and inspects construction projects, and performs bridge inspections on County Highways and Township Roads. The engineering staff also assists the Township Road Commissioners and administers Township Motor Fuel Tax Funds.

The Highway Department also houses the Peoria County Fleet Department, who maintains the entire fleet of vehicles and equipment owned by Peoria County.

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