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Posted on: August 30, 2019

Peoria County Board Chairman Accepting District 5 Board Member Applications

Peoria County Board Chairman Andrew A. Rand invites interested individuals to apply for the vacant Peoria County Board District 5 seat. The appointed individual will serve until December 2020. Applications are being accepted through 5:00 p.m. on September 27, 2019.

The vacancy was created with appointment of former board member Rachael Parker to the office of Peoria County Clerk on August 19, 2019.

Per statute, the Chairman, with the consent of the County Board, has 60 days to fill the vacant position. Also, per statute, Parker’s replacement must be a Democrat, having voted Democrat in the most recent primary election in which he or she voted, and must reside within the boundaries of District 5. A detailed map is attached.

Interested parties should submit a resume, references, and a County Board Appointment Application found at to the attention of Chairman Andrew Rand, Peoria County Courthouse, 324 Main Street, Room 502, Peoria, IL 61602.