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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Hakes Road Railroad Crossing to Close Until September 21

Peoria County was advised that the BNSF Railroad is closing the N Hakes Road railroad crossing until approximately the afternoon of Friday, September 21. The crossing is located near Edelstein, between W Oertley Rd and Illinois Route 90.

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Appointment of Commissioners to the Peoria County Election Commission

At the Peoria County Board of Election Commissioners Annual Board Meeting held August 22nd Chief Judge Paul Gilfillan swore in three new Commissioners.  David Collins, a Republican, was sworn in for a 3-year term.  This will be his secon...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

Election Commission Moving and Early Voting Locations

The Peoria County Election Commission office is moving to 4422 Brandywine Dr, Ste 1, in Peoria IL on Thursday, September 13. The Election Commission will vacate the Municipal Services Building (542 SW Adams in Peoria) on Wednesday, September 12 at 5 pm.

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Real Estate Taxes Due September 5

Peoria County Treasurer Nicole Demetreas would like to remind Peoria County taxpayers that the second installment of real estate taxes is due on Wednesday, September 5, 2018. Please plan accordingly, as most banks and the Courthouse will be closed Monday,...

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Community Classes Offered by Peoria County

Peoria County Government is pleased to announce a new “Learn with the County” educational series taking place at area libraries. Peoria County employs experts in fields such as law enforcement, emergency preparedness, death investigati...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Peoria County looks at Potential Partnership with OSF HealthCare for Heddington Oaks

The Peoria County Board voted Tuesday, August 28, to explore a partnership with OSF HealthCare regarding the administration of Heddington Oaks.

The county is looking at two agreements with OSF, both of which have yet to be negotiated. One is a 120-day agre...

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

Shoulder Repair on Cedar Hills Drive

Cedar Hills Drive, from Allen Road to Legion Hall Road, will be under construction for shoulder repair work beginning Thursday, August 30, 2018. Flaggers will control one lane traffic from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm daily. This project is anticipated to last two ...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

National Preparedness Month at Peoria County

Would you be prepared for an emergency, whether a tornado, flood, or just the electricity going out for a few days? In recognition of September as National Preparedness Month, Peoria County hopes to educate residents through social media, classes and medi...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

Cottage Grove Road/Princeville Jubilee Road Closure

Cottage Grove Road, also known as Princeville Jubilee Road, will be closed beginning on Monday, August 27, 2018 for road construction. The closure will occur between IL Route 90 and Douglas Street in the Village of Princeville. A detour will be posted on ...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Akron Road Partially Closed for Bridge Construction

Beginning Monday, April 2, 2018, a section of Akron Road (CH D22), between IL Route 40 and IL Route 91, will be closed to all traffic for construction of a new bridge crossing a branch of Kickapoo Creek. The construction site is located between Section 26...

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Posted on: December 22, 2017

2018 Senior Citizens Assessment Freeze Homestead Exemption

The Peoria County Supervisor of Assessment’s will be sending out over 13,000 senior freeze notices to eligible individuals.To qualify the following conditions must be met:

  • establish age, ownership and residency, by applying for the Senior Homeste...
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