News Sat, 21 Oct 2017 17:32:54 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 en-us Copyright 2017, Peoria County Government Sat, 21 Oct 2017 17:32:54 +0100 County Clerk Scanning Project Update <p>Peoria County Clerk Steve Sonnemaker is pleased to announce the progress his team has made in the backscanning project for Peoria County&rsquo;s land records. To date, citizens may now search more than 2 million land records digitally.<em> </em>The most recently scanned records are from 1825-1964.</p> <p>Please see the <a href=" ... Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:56:56 +0100 Peoria County Now Offers Open GIS <p>Peoria County is proud to announce its new GIS Open Data Portal at <a href=""></a>. Now anyone can search and download GIS data, digital maps, and reports free of charge without the need to register.</p> <p>Users have the option to review a GIS dataset visually as a table, map, or chart. ... Thu, 05 Oct 2017 09:25:23 +0100 Press Conference Friday Regarding Budget <p style="text-align: left;" align="center">Peoria County Board Chairman Andrew A. Rand will hold a press conference on Friday, September 29 at 9 am in the Chairman&rsquo;s Office at the Peoria County Courthouse. Chairman Rand will highlight the 2018 general fund recommended budget and how the County Board&rsquo;s austerity plan, implemented in 2017, has operated successfully. ... Tue, 26 Sep 2017 13:32:12 +0100 State's Attorney Press Conference <p>Peoria County State&rsquo;s Attorney Jerry Brady is holding a press conference today, September 22, at 2:30 pm in the State&rsquo;s Attorney&rsquo;s Office to address the procedure going forward regarding the investigation of the police involved shooting and death of Eddie Russell Jr.</p> <p>The State&rsquo;s Attorney&rsquo;s Office is in the Peoria County Courthouse, 324 Main Street, Room 111.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:12:32 +0100 Sheriff's Office Participating in IL Rail Safety Week <p>To promote rail safety awareness and education, the Peoria County Sheriff&rsquo;s Office will be participating in Illinois Rail Safety Week, September 24-30, 2017.</p> <p>&ldquo;There are 241 railroad crossings &ndash; public, private and pedestrian &ndash; in Peoria County,&rdquo; says Peoria County Sheriff Brian Asbell. ... Thu, 21 Sep 2017 08:37:45 +0100