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Posted on: December 26, 2021

Trash or recycle the Christmas tree

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Residents can dispose of live Christmas trees in two ways: send it to the landfill or recycle it.

Live Christmas trees can be included with a resident’s regular garbage provided some requirements are met first, according to the East Peoria Public...

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

TC3 seeking deputy director and telecommunicators

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Tazewell County Consolidated Communications (TC3) is seeking a deputy director due to a pending retirement as well as telecommunicators. TC3 provides dispatch of police, fire and EMS for participating agencies throughout Tazewell County.

Deputy Director Po...

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Posted on: December 6, 2021

Scott's Law: Move Over, Slow Down

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When you see flashing lights of a police car or fire truck at the side of the road, be sure you observe Scott's Law. Check out the video for details.

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Posted on: December 6, 2021

No car seat checks January or February

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Due to unpredictable winter weather, the East Peoria Fire Department does not conduct its free monthly car seat check event in January or February. However, those needing a car seat check during this time can make an appointment by calling 309-427-7768.

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