Conference http://peoriapublicradio.org en Transportation conference includes Washington recovery lessons http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/transportation-conference-includes-washington-recovery-lessons <div>Communities affected by a natural disaster need to both physically respond and take time to calculate accurate damage estimates. That's according to Washington Engineer Ed Andrews speaking at the I-CAT Transportation Conference in East Peoria. He says state and federal deadlines to submit damage assessments kick-in soon after a disaster:</div><p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 22:28:48 +0000 Alex Rusciano 21483 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Transportation conference includes Washington recovery lessons Peoria high school teams joining Big 12 Conference http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/peoria-high-school-teams-joining-big-12-conference <p></p><div>District 150’s high schools will join the Big 12 Conference next school year. &nbsp;That includes all sports except football, which starts in the conference in 2015. &nbsp; District Athletic Director Bob Darling says the move will boost competition for the three district high schools and Notre Dame High School:</div><p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 05:38:16 +0000 Alex Rusciano 16426 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Peoria high school teams joining Big 12 Conference Gov. shutdown impacts Illinois River conference in Peoria http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/gov-shutdown-impacts-illinois-river-conference-peoria <p></p><div>Lieutenant Governor Sheila Simon is hosting a forum in Peoria this week promoting conservation and recreation on the Illinois River. She says one-third of the speakers at the Illinois River Coordinating Council cancelled their trip to Peoria because of the government shutdown:</div><p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 02:20:58 +0000 Alex Rusciano 12786 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Gov. shutdown impacts Illinois River conference in Peoria Outside the Horseshoe - September 10, 2013 http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/outside-horseshoe-september-10-2013 <p></p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 22:47:38 +0000 Alex Rusciano 11733 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Outside the Horseshoe - September 10, 2013