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Posted on: August 16, 2019

City conducting recreational marijuana public forum

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A public forum on potential city regulations of recreational marijuana and businesses that would sell it will occur during an East Peoria City Council working session at 5 pm Tuesday, August 20. The meeting will occur in the council’s chambers i...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

I-74 lane closures slated for August 20-21

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The Illinois Department of Transportation will have lane closures on both sides of Interstate 74 near the Illinois River will begin Tuesday, Aug. 20.

The closures are necessary for crews to inspect the bridges that carry Interstate 74 over Camp Street, a r...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Watch for kids and school buses

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Attention drivers: The kids are going back to school. The East Peoria Police Department asks that motorists watch for the school buses and children walking to bus stops and to school.

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Emergency vehicles on display at Tazewell County Cops, Cars and Kids

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A new event, Tazewell County Cops, Cars, and Kids will take place from 4:00 until 6:30 pm Tuesday, September 24 in The Levee District. The community can meet local first responders and check out squad cars, police motorcycles, fire trucks, a police boat a...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Invite EPFD to your event

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The East Peoria Fire Department is happy to attend events to meet the public. The firefighters will gladly bring a fire truck to your event. EPFD also welcomes youth groups for station tours. For more information, call 309-427-7768.

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Posted on: August 9, 2019

Honor a garden "bright spot"

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If you see a garden "bright spot" in the city, nominate it for the Paul Peterson Bright Spot Award. The East Peoria Beautification Commission presents Bright Spot awards monthly through October.

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

Cleaning services bids sought

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Sealed bids for cleaning and custodial services for City of East Peoria facilities are being accepted through 5:00 pm Friday, August 23. This is a one-year contract, with the city having the option of offering two one-year extensions.

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Community Programs

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Get involved, meet new people, and have fun by taking part in some of our many community programs.

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