Stadium http://peoriapublicradio.org en District 150 weighs options on Peoria Stadium http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/district-150-weighs-options-peoria-stadium <p>The future of the Peoria Stadium property remains murky. Peoria Public Radio’s Alex Rusciano reports District 150 is considering multiple options:</p><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 05:47:21 +0000 Alex Rusciano 12372 at http://peoriapublicradio.org District 150 weighs options on Peoria Stadium District 150 wants more Peoria Stadium info, leasing portable classrooms http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/district-150-wants-more-peoria-stadium-info-leasing-portable-classrooms <p>The District 150 School Board is re-considering its options for the Peoria Stadium property in the face of the proposed Walmart debacle. The School Board released the proposal last month to sell the property to Wal-Mart for a new store. Those attending last night’s board meeting again expressed opposition to the idea. District 150 Board President Rick Cloyd is asking the administration to gather comprehensive information in four key areas including sports schedules, and funding and facilities options:</p><p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 04:39:46 +0000 Alex Rusciano & Orko Manna 8921 at http://peoriapublicradio.org District 150 wants more Peoria Stadium info, leasing portable classrooms District 150 Board to discuss stadium, elects new president http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/district-150-board-discuss-stadium-elects-new-president <p></p><div>The District 150 School Board’s annual reorganizational meeting included electing a new president and discussion about the Peoria Stadium property. &nbsp;The Board elected Rick Cloyd president by a vote of four to two. &nbsp;He was elected over Board member Martha Ross who’s ran multiple times for the post. &nbsp;Outgoing president Chris Crawford says the board will discuss the future of the Peoria Stadium July 15th:</div><p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 02:39:42 +0000 Alex Rusciano 8220 at http://peoriapublicradio.org District 150 Board to discuss stadium, elects new president Area Peoria Stadium residents oppose commercial development proposal http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/area-peoria-stadium-residents-oppose-commercial-development-proposal <p></p><div>The District 150 School Board heard from residents against a proposal from Wal-Mart to redevelop the historic Peoria Stadium property. &nbsp;Peoria Public Radio’s Alex Rusciano reports:</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>The District owns the 80-acre stadium site, and the Peoria Park District leases about 30 acres to use for softball diamonds. &nbsp;The proposal has the District selling some or all of the stadium property to Wal-Mart through the city. &nbsp;District 150 Treasurer Dave Kinney says the District is looking at creative ways to generate additional revenue amid unpredictable state and federal funding:</div><p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 04:46:13 +0000 Alex Rusciano 7508 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Area Peoria Stadium residents oppose commercial development proposal