The City of East Peoria’s main department phone lines have been repaired following damage by a lightning strike during the thunderstorm Sept. 27.
These phone numbers are now functional:
• 698-4715 – East Peoria City Hall
• 698-4741 - Central Fire Station
• 698-4744 - Fire Station 4 on Muller Road
• 698-4716 - Public Works
• 698-4718 - East Peoria Housing Authority
• 698-5437 - EastSide Centre
• 698-4717 - Planning and Community Development
• 698-4750 - Buildings and Inspections
Those seeking assistance from the East Peoria Police and Fire Departments should call 698-4700 for non-emergencies and 911 for emergencies. Those numbers were not affected by the lightning strike.
The city’s other phone numbers remain unable to make or receive calls outside of the organization. Work will continue on system repairs.