News Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:58:28 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 en-us Copyright 2016, Peoria County Government Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:58:28 +0100 Join the Electoral Process: Become an Election Judge <p>On Thursday, August 18, Peoria County's Election Commission will present the free public workshop "Join the Electoral Process: Become an Election Judge" from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. at ICC's North Campus. This workshop is offered through the college's Adult Community Programs and is intended for anyone interested in becoming an election judge. Registration is recommended due to limited seating: visit <a href="">www.icc. ... Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:38:45 +0100 West Nile Virus Positive Mosquito Pool in Peoria County <p><strong>Peoria County</strong> &ndash; The Peoria City/County Health Department is reporting the first West Nile virus positive mosquito sample detected in Peoria County for 2016. "The positive mosquito pool is an indication that West Nile virus is circulating in our area and individuals should take appropriate preventive measures to protect their health,&rdquo; states Wil Hayes, Director of Environmental Health for the Peoria City/County Health Department. ... Wed, 20 Jul 2016 15:23:12 +0100 Heddington Oaks to host Community Senior Day <p>On Wednesday, July 27, 2016, Heddington Oaks will host their second <strong><em>Senior Day</em></strong> event for the community. &nbsp;From 8:00-10:00 a.m., local senior citizens are invited to enjoy social conversation with complimentary coffee and rolls.</p> <p>At 8:30 a.m., Jeff Michael from the <em>Illinois AARP Drivers Training Program</em> will provide valuable tips for the road and program benefits. ... Thu, 14 Jul 2016 14:32:13 +0100 July Board of Health Meeting Date Changed <p><span>The Peoria County Board of Health</span><span> meeting scheduled for 5:30 pm on Monday, July 18, 2016 has been rescheduled to Monday, July 25, 2016 at 5:30 pm at the Peoria City/County Health Department.</span></p> <p><span>Media inquiries regarding this meeting can be addressed by calling Diana Scott at 679-6603.</span></p> Wed, 06 Jul 2016 08:55:58 +0100 Cedar Hills Drive <p>Weather permitting, the following road will have <strong>lane closures:</strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Road work on:</strong> Cedar Hills Drive</p> <p><strong>Where:</strong> Between Bristol Hollow Road and Crescent Drive</p> <p><strong>When:</strong> Tuesday, July 5 at 8:00 a.m. ... Fri, 01 Jul 2016 15:39:20 +0100