The Planning and Community Development Department is responsible for administering programs, projects and activities that enrich East Peoria and make it a better place to live and work. This Department focuses on improving and fostering:
New residential, commercial, and industrial growth
Regulated land uses for orderly growth and development
Overall economic activity
The Planning and Community Development Department is comprised of several different divisions. These include:
The East Peoria Housing Authority which operates a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program that assists eligible persons with rent from a private landlord on the open market.
Building & Inspections
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Community Development, which includes the Beautification Commission
See the list of links to the left to find more information about each of these functions and divisions of the department.
Until February 4, 2019, the City of East Peoria is seeking interested developers to submit proposals for the development of select City-owned properties. For more information, please click on this link East Peoria Development RFP.