break http://peoriapublicradio.org en Illinois retirees’ tax break in question amid recommendation http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/illinois-retirees-tax-break-question-amid-recommendation <div>Illinois retirees' would lose their tax break, if lawmakers sign onto the recommendation of a nonpartisan government research group. &nbsp;The plan has fallen flat before.</div><p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 01:13:00 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 19725 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Illinois retirees’ tax break in question amid recommendation Lane closures expected following water main break http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/lane-closures-expected-following-water-main-break <div>Illinois American Water is planning to repair parts of the road damaged by this week’s water main break on North East Jefferson. Lane closures are expected later this week to achieve the road work. &nbsp;Crews have finished repairs on the 30-inch transmission pipe following the water main break at Jefferson and Abington Streets.&nbsp;</div><p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 00:10:10 +0000 Alex Rusciano 18847 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Lane closures expected following water main break IL Lawmaker confident on ADM tax break bill http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/il-lawmaker-confident-adm-tax-break-bill <p>The State Senator who has worked out a deal with Archer Daniels Midland says the company should remain optimistic about its chances for a state tax deal, even though the General Assembly adjourned without passing one. &nbsp;ADM, currently based in Decatur, is searching for a new global headquarters. Executives are considering Chicago, but have also toured other cities.</p><p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 02:01:24 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 14606 at http://peoriapublicradio.org IL Lawmaker confident on ADM tax break bill Peoria looks to redo Main/University, cuts proposed deficit http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/peoria-looks-redo-mainuniversity-cuts-proposed-deficit <p></p><div>The City of Peoria could delay some road projects to completely redo the University and Main intersection following a water main break last week. &nbsp;City Manager Patrick Urich says the city will set up a public meeting with area business owners, Bradley University officials and neighborhood associations to discuss ways to improve the intersection. &nbsp;He says the recent water main break highlights the need to talk about the future of Main and University:</div><p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 04:18:53 +0000 Alex Rusciano 11738 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Peoria looks to redo Main/University, cuts proposed deficit Main and University water line repairs could last weeks http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/main-and-university-water-line-repairs-could-last-weeks <p>Traffic delays could last a few more weeks at Main and University following a water main break. &nbsp;Illinois American Water says the intersection is reduced to right-hand turns and one lane traffic in each direction. Detour routes are posted and drivers are also encouraged to avoid the area if possible. &nbsp;Illinois American water says the road will be fully repaired in the next few weeks</p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 20:45:20 +0000 Alex Rusciano 11660 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Main and University water line repairs could last weeks