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Posted on: August 12, 2020

Changes at the Election Commission

The Chief Judge of the Tenth Judicial Circuit is the appointing authority for the five commissioners serving on the Peoria County Board of Election Commissioners (PCBEC), which was formed in 2015, as a result of a county-wide referendum in which voters ap...

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Posted on: August 10, 2020

Moody's Assigns Peoria County Aa2 Rating

On August 7, Moody’s Investors Service assigned the rating of Aa2 to Peoria County general obligation debt. Please see the Rating Action and Credit Opinion links below for details.

“I am pleased that Moody’s found our financia...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

Special Payment Option for Real Estate Taxes Due 8/10/20

Peoria County Treasurer Nicole Bjerke reminds those Peoria County residents that took advantage of the first installment split payment option that the second half of the first installment is due Monday, August 10, 2020, to avoid any penalty charge.

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Posted on: August 6, 2020

Local Taxing Bodies and Non-Profits May Seek COVID-19 Reimbursement from FEMA

Peoria County Emergency Management Agency would like to make local taxing bodies, nonprofits, and religious organizations aware of the opportunity to recoup funds spent during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Funds spent on overtime costs, personal protec...

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Posted on: July 30, 2020

Census Takers Starting to Canvas in Our Community

Starting today, census workers may begin knocking on doors in our area. Residents are encouraged to cooperate with census takers to ensure that everyone who was living in their household as of April 1, 2020, is counted. Census results help determine how b...

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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Peoria County Sealcoating Beginning August 3

The Peoria County Highway Department will begin seal coating operations on Monday, August 3. Please note this schedule is subject to change based on conditions. The following roads are scheduled for next week:

  • Old Galena Road, between Rome West Road and Tr...
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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Portion of Smithville Road Closing for Bridge Construction

Smithville road will be closed between Stone School road and S Trivoli Rd starting March 16, 2020

Peoria County – Beginning Monday, March 16, 2020, a section of Smithville Road (CH D52) between Trivoli Road (CH R25) and Stone School Road (CH R18) will be closed to all traffic for construction of a new bridge that crosses a branch of the Copp...

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