1st District Peoria City Councilwoman Denise Moore 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 Peoria councilwoman to hold Stop the Violence meeting http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/peoria-councilwoman-hold-stop-violence-meeting <div>A town hall meeting in Peoria this evening is aiming to stop violence and engage people in ways to improve the community. First District Peoria City Councilwoman Denise Moore is holding the meeting. She’s says participants are encouraged to offer solutions at the event. But Moore says those seeking help should also come.&nbsp;</div><div> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 12:06:32 +0000 Tanya Koonce 13879 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Peoria councilwoman to hold Stop the Violence meeting Solving violent crime in Peoria or at least policing it http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/solving-violent-crime-peoria-or-least-policing-it <div>The recent uptick in gun violence in Peoria has the attention of the City Council. It was a topic of conversation under new business during Tuesday night’s meeting.&nbsp;</div><p> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 11:17:35 +0000 Tanya Koonce 12432 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Solving violent crime in Peoria or at least policing it