Peoria City Manager Patrick Urich http://peoriapublicradio.org en Filling police vacancies in Peoria and other city issues http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/filling-police-vacancies-peoria-and-other-city-issues <div>The Peoria Police Officer’s Union is asking why 18 vacancies in the department are not being filled more quickly.&nbsp;</div><p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 12:30:00 +0000 Tanya Koonce 17601 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Filling police vacancies in Peoria and other city issues Outside the Horseshoe - January 14, 2014 http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/outside-horseshoe-january-14-2014 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Peoria City Council starts the year with a number of business items on its standard meeting agenda for Tuesday, January 14, 2014. Peoria City Manager Patrick Urich is our guest to talk over a number of the agenda items.</p><p></p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 04:21:15 +0000 Tanya Koonce 17602 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Outside the Horseshoe - January 14, 2014 Parking fees in downtown Peoria could change http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/parking-fees-downtown-peoria-could-change <p>It could be less expensive next year to use a city owned park deck in downtown Peoria. Peoria Public Radio’s Tanya Koonce reports it could also cost more to park in metered spaces.</p><p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 08:51:37 +0000 Tanya Koonce 16150 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Parking fees in downtown Peoria could change Peoria City Council sets strategy http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/peoria-city-council-sets-strategy <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Peoria City Council is re-considering it’s strategic direction. It’s a management method the city manager says it useful in helping set policy.&nbsp;</div><p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 23:05:35 +0000 Tanya Koonce 14664 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Peoria City Council sets strategy A multi-year budget proposal for Peoria http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/multi-year-budget-proposal-peoria <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The City of Peoria is preparing to implement a balanced two year budget. Peoria Public Radio’s Tanya Koonce reports both budget years are expected to feature a reduction in spending from 2013.&nbsp;</span></p><div></div><p></p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Tanya Koonce 14145 at http://peoriapublicradio.org A multi-year budget proposal for Peoria Peoria City Council spends three hours in executive session http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/peoria-city-council-spends-three-hours-executive-session <div>The Peoria City Council spent nearly three hours in executive session after last night’s regularly scheduled business meeting.</div><div> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 12:03:02 +0000 Tanya Koonce 8615 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Peoria City Council spends three hours in executive session The City of Peoria prepares to budget for next year http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/city-peoria-prepares-budget-next-year <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The City of Peoria is looking at a more than $3 million hole in its budget next year. Peoria Public Radio’s Tanya Koonce reports there’s a $3.6 million deficit anticipated for 2015.&nbsp;</div><p> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Tanya Koonce 6785 at http://peoriapublicradio.org The City of Peoria prepares to budget for next year