IHDA Community Revitalization Plan Available for Public Review

The IHDA Community Revitalization Plan for the Near Northside, Near Southside, and East Bluff neighborhoods are available for public review before they are presented to the Planning and Zoning Commission at 1:00 PM on July 1st at City Hall, Room 400. The Community Revitalization Plan is available for public review via this link Housing Needs Assessment [...]

IHDA Community Revitalization Plan Available for Public Review2021-05-27T12:39:55-05:00

Tireless Project Collecting Unwanted Tires on Saturday, May 22nd

The Tireless Project will collect unwanted tires on Saturday, May 22nd. The collection site is located at JIMAX, 2000 W Clark Street, Peoria, IL 61607 and is open to City of Peoria residents only. The hours of collection are 9:00 AM- 11:00 AM but may end earlier if the trailer reaches its capacity of 1,000 [...]

Tireless Project Collecting Unwanted Tires on Saturday, May 22nd2021-05-17T17:15:50-05:00

City of Peoria Forms a Land Bank

On May 11th, 2021, the Peoria City Council approved the creation of the City of Peoria Land Bank which will operate as a Division of the city of Peoria Community Development Department. A Land Bank Board, comprised of elected leaders, city officials and community stakeholders, will create a strategy to oversee the work and direction [...]

City of Peoria Forms a Land Bank2021-05-13T12:47:57-05:00

Building Safety Month Highlights the Importance of Building Codes to a Safe Community

The City of Peoria Community Development Department is celebrating Building Safety Month this May. The month-long public awareness campaign, in its 41st year,  is designed to help individuals, families, and businesses understand the importance of safe and sustainable structures in our community while highlighting the important role that building safety plays in maintaining public safety. [...]

Building Safety Month Highlights the Importance of Building Codes to a Safe Community2021-05-03T17:26:05-05:00

Informational Meeting on Proposed Land Bank

On Thursday, May 6th from 5:30 PM – 6:30, the city of Peoria will host an informational meeting on the potential creation of a City of Peoria Land Bank at the Gateway Building, 200 NE Water Street, Peoria, IL 61602. The meeting will have limited capacity due to COVID-19 state guidance. Masking and social distancing [...]

Informational Meeting on Proposed Land Bank2021-04-30T15:10:31-05:00

2021 Great American Cleanup Successful Despite the Rain

Despite the rain, the 2021 Great American Cleanup took place on Saturday, April 24th from 8 AM - Noon. Keep Peoria Beautiful provided supplies to neighborhood and community groups participating in the cleanup activities and provided volunteers to PCAPS to clean up litter in the wooded area around the animal shelter. Dream Center Peoria and [...]

2021 Great American Cleanup Successful Despite the Rain2021-04-26T14:55:01-05:00

2021 Tireless Project Collects Over 1,110 Tires

On Saturday, April 24th, the 2021 Tireless Project launched its seasonal collection of unwanted tires on the day of the Great American Cleanup, Saturday, April 24th. Despite the rain, the Tireless Project had a very successful start to the spring cleanup season! The 2021 Tireless Project collected over 1,100 unwanted tires for recycling and reuse! [...]

2021 Tireless Project Collects Over 1,110 Tires2021-04-26T13:56:02-05:00

City of Peoria to Help Residents with New Utility Assistance Program

The city of Peoria has launched a Utility Assistance Program to provide utility bill relief to households impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. A total of $300,000 has been dedicated to the Utility Assistance Program, providing up to six consecutive months of payments for delinquent electric, gas, or water bills to approved applicants.   The Utility [...]

City of Peoria to Help Residents with New Utility Assistance Program2021-04-19T10:53:09-05:00

2021 Tireless Project Brings No-Cost, Monthly Tire Collection to Peoria Residents

The Tireless Project will launch its seasonal collection of unwanted tires on the day of the Great American Cleanup, Saturday, April 24th. The collection site is located at JIMAX, 2000 W Clark Street, Peoria, IL 61607 and is open to City of Peoria residents only. The hours of collection are 9:00 AM- 11:00 AM but [...]

2021 Tireless Project Brings No-Cost, Monthly Tire Collection to Peoria Residents2021-04-12T11:19:56-05:00

Utility Shut Off Information Issued by Illinois Commerce Commission

On March 19, the Illinois Commerce Commission issued a press release announcing how utility companies will handle utility shut offs after the current shut-off moratorium ends on March 31st. Customers facing disconnection must call their utility to avoid disconnection. Starting April 1, 2021, Illinois American Water, the Greater Peoria Sanitary and Sewer District, and Ameren [...]

Utility Shut Off Information Issued by Illinois Commerce Commission2021-03-31T13:22:39-05:00
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