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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Mossville Road Peoria Fatality

At approximately 7:39pm on Sunday, August 12, 2018, Peoria Fire Department, Advanced Medical Transport and Peoria Police responded to the area of the 400 block of West Mossville Road regarding a rollover accident. 

Upon arrival, officers located t...

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Cottonwood Road/Rt 8 Second Fatality

On Sunday morning, July 22nd, at 0123am, the Peoria County Sheriff’s office, BYE ambulance, and the Brimfield Fire Department were notified of a two-vehicle accident with injuries at Cottonwood Road and Southport Road (Route 8). A male driver an...

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Posted on: July 23, 2018

Adams and Liberty/Man Found Down

On Saturday evening, July 21st, at 7:39pm, the Peoria County Coroner’s office was notified of a male slumped in the parking lot at the coroner of Adams Street and Liberty (behind the building named Lover’s Playground), whom was decease...

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

Office Involved Shooting

At 2:50 am, the Peoria County Coroner’s office was notified by Illinois State Police of a male whom was pronounced dead at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center as a result of an officer involved shooting. 

The shooting occurred at west Marti...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

CLA Taking Applications

Peoria County, in conjunction with the City of Peoria, is proud to announce its annual Citizens Leadership Academy. This free educational program takes accepted applicants on tours of various city and county facilities while teaching them about the realit...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Old Galena Road to Reopen to Traffic

The Peoria County Highway Department announces that Old Galena Road between Cedar Hills Drive and Boy Scout Road will reopen to traffic at 5:00 p.m. today, August 14. One lane will be open in each direction.

Staged construction will continue at the interse...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

Akron Road Bridge Open

The Akron Road Bridge, located .5 miles east of IL Route 91, is now open to traffic. The bridge was closed in April 2018 for replacement. Motorists are asked to use caution in the work zone until such time as the temporary pavement markings are removed an...

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Peoria County Safety Day

The Peoria County Regional Office of Education announces that they are hosting the 3rd annual Peoria County Safety Day on July 30, 2018.  The meeting of Peoria County school districts will be at Dunlap Valley Middle School with breakfast starting...

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Yankee Lane Closure

Yankee Lane, between Illinois State Route 29 and Shepard Road (just north of Chillicothe), will be closed to all traffic due to culvert replacement starting Monday, July 30. The repair work will last approximately 2 weeks, weather dependent. Motorists are...

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Posted on: July 20, 2018

Peoria County Board Chairman Accepting District 10 Board Member Applications

Peoria County Board Chairman Andrew A. Rand invites interested individuals to apply for the vacant Tenth County Board District seat. The appointed individual will serve through December 2, 2018.

The vacancy was created after the resignation of Stephen Morr...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Tax Bills To Be Mailed

Peoria County Treasurer Nicole Demetreas announced today that approximately 83,500 Peoria County Real Estate Tax bills will be mailed by April 27. The first installment due date is June 5, and the second installment due date is September 5.

Payments must b...

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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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Posted on: March 14, 2018

Electrical Code Update

Currently, Peoria County Planning & Zoning enforces the 2011 National Electrical Code.  In order to be more consistent with surrounding communities and also stay up to date with current codes cycles, the County Board approved a change to the ...

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Corrections Newsletter

The newsletter highlights the work the corrections division has done both in the community and in the jail. It can be found on the corrections web page or here.

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Comply and Complain

The event will be held July 31st from 4-6 pm at The Carver Center and again on August 25th at the Carver Center.  

This event is for teens ages 13-19 to learn how to both comply and complain when interacting with police. Teens will discuss communi...

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