Administration News http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyadmin/news/ Fri, 28 Nov 2014 20:14:14 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 en-us Copyright 2014, Peoria County Government Fri, 28 Nov 2014 20:14:14 +0100 http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/rss/rss.html Brimfield Jubilee Road Bridge http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyadmin/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=3966 <p>The bridge on Brimfield Jubilee Road is now open. The bridge is located three miles west of Princeville Jubilee Road.</p> Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:28:20 +0100 Elections Results Available After Polls Close http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyadmin/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=3959 <p><span>The Peoria County Clerk's Office announced today that election results for the November 4, general election will be available on the County's website shortly after the polls close at 7:00 p.m. Election results can be viewed at </span><span><a href="http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyclerk/eresults/">http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyclerk/eresults/</a>. </span></p> Mon, 03 Nov 2014 13:35:22 +0100 Experience Joy by Adopting a Senior Pet http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyadmin/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=3958 <p>November is Adopt-a-Senior-Pet Month and Peoria County's Animal Protection Services (PCAPS) is encouraging animal lovers seeking a companion to visit the animal shelter this month. Adoption fees for all pets over eight years of age have been waived in honor of Adopt-a-Senior-Pet Month. PCAPS encourages anyone looking for a pet to consider a more mature animal. Some of the benefits of adopting an older animal include:</p> <p>Older pets have manners. ... Mon, 03 Nov 2014 13:24:19 +0100 Animal Shelter Appreciation Week http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyadmin/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=3957 <p>Celebrate the work of Peoria County's Animal Protection Services (PCAPS) during Animal Shelter Appreciation Week November 2 - 8. Created by the Humane Society of the United States, this week brings attention to the necessary and oftentimes difficult work of animal shelters throughout the country. PCAPS is a safe haven for unwanted animals and a great place to adopt a family pet. ... Mon, 03 Nov 2014 11:02:47 +0100 Daily Road http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyadmin/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=3956 <p>Beginning Monday, November 3, at 7:00 a.m., Daily Road, south of Monica, IL will be closed to traffic for railroad work. Burlington Northern and Santa Fe (BNSF) Railroad will be repairing railroad tracks at its crossing with Daily Road. The road is expected to reopen at the crossing by Friday, November 7 at 5:00 p.m.</p> <p>Daily Road is located between Laura Road and Illinois Route 90. ... Mon, 03 Nov 2014 11:02:03 +0100 Sustainability for the Entire Community http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyadmin/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=3954 <p>Peoria County's Recycling Educator will present "Sustainability for the Entire Community," a free public workshop from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 20 in Hickory Hall at ICC's North Campus. This workshop is offered through ICC's Adult Community Programs and is intended for anyone who wants to learn about revitalization and sustainability. ... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:29:25 +0100 Heddington Oaks to Host Veterans Day Open House http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyadmin/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=3952 <p>To honor all who served, a <em><strong>Veterans Day Open House</strong></em> will be hosted by Heddington Oaks on Tuesday, November 11, 2014, from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Veterans of all ages are encouraged to attend. County Board Chairman Thomas H. O'Neill III will offer welcoming remarks at 2:30 p.m., followed by a presentation of colors by the Sheriff's Honor Guard and singing of the National Anthem by students at St. Mark's School. ... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:05:27 +0100