On Tuesday, November 13th, Peoria City Council issued a proclamation honoring the Community Development for its efforts in code encouragement, community engagement, and innovation in code enforcement. The Community Development Department was one of two award recipients for 2018 out of a national pool of candidates.  The Community Development Department was recognized for its community engagement and educational efforts in the fields of Code Enforcement, Building Safety, Planning and Neighborhood Development.  The International Code Council was specifically impressed with the educational and marketing materials the Community Development Department created in conjunction with local business AdCo Advertising Agency.

For more information on the department’s efforts to improve the City, click HERE to view the Appreciation Book.