Administration News Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:46:07 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 en-us Copyright 2014, Peoria County Government Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:46:07 +0100 Recycling Extravaganza <p>Peoria County Recycling is hosting a Recycling Extravaganza Event on Saturday, August 23, from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Landmark Rec Center, 3225 Dries Lane in Peoria. This event gives Peoria County residents an opportunity to dispose of their recyclables at one place.</p> <p>The one-stop, drop-off event will allow residents to recycle items without getting out of their car. ... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:34:25 +0100 Phone and Email Restored at Health Department <p><span>The phone and email systems at the Peoria City/County Health Department have been restored. </span></p> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 20:56:28 +0100 Phone and Email Systems at Health Department <p><span>The Peoria City/County Health Department's phone, email, and internet systems are currently not working. The office cannot receive phone calls and emails. An update will be sent when the systems are restored. </span></p> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:43:58 +0100 Medical Cannabis Special Use Timeline <p>Via passage of the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act (410&nbsp;ILCS&nbsp;130/), the State of Illinois has legalized the cultivation and dispensing of medical cannabis. On Tuesday, July 15, 2014, the state's Joint Committee on Administrative Rules approved the rules for the medical cannabis pilot program from the Departments of Agriculture, Financial and Professional Regulation, Public Health, and Revenue. ... Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:55:32 +0100 Peoria County Participating in Hiring Our Heroes <p>On Friday, August 8, the Peoria County Recorder of Deeds Office and Veteran's Assistance Commission will participate in the 2014 Hiring Our Heroes employment event for veterans. The event will be at the Peoria Civic Center from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., and is preceded by an employment workshop at 8:30 a.m. ... Mon, 04 Aug 2014 21:39:20 +0100