agreement http://peoriapublicradio.org en District 150 approves labor deal, buying properties http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/district-150-approves-labor-deal-buying-properties <div>The District 150 School Board approved an agreement with the West Central Building &amp; Construction Trades Council.&nbsp;</div><p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 04:53:24 +0000 Alex Rusciano 20041 at http://peoriapublicradio.org District 150 approves labor deal, buying properties Peoria landfill settlement means $130,000 more in revenue http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/peoria-landfill-settlement-means-130000-more-revenue <div>The Peoria City/County Landfill is set to get a revenue boost with a proposed legal settlement. &nbsp;The settlement follows two years of talks between the City, County and landfill operator, Waste Management. The proposed deal would require the company to pay $130,000 more in annual fees to deposit trash in the landfill. Landfill committee member and Peoria City Councilman Ryan Spain says the settlement can help tackle revenue challenges, including less trash being deposited in landfill:</div><p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 22:53:42 +0000 Alex Rusciano 19432 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Peoria landfill settlement means $130,000 more in revenue State approves Proctor, UnityPoint Health-Methodist merger http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/state-approves-proctor-unitypoint-health-methodist-merger <p>An affiliation agreement between UnityPoint Health-Methodist and Proctor Hospital gets state approval. &nbsp;The Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board approved the deal. &nbsp;That allows both groups to form one health system. &nbsp;The merger follows a failed set of contract talks between OSF Health System and Proctor. &nbsp;More information on the deal is expected later this week.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 21:55:48 +0000 Alex Rusciano 14475 at http://peoriapublicradio.org State approves Proctor, UnityPoint Health-Methodist merger Kohlbuss to resign from Tri-County Regional Planning Commission http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/kohlbuss-resign-tri-county-regional-planning-commission <p></p><div>The longtime executive director of the Tri-County Regional Planning Commission will resign his post. &nbsp;A separation agreement with the commission states that Terry Kohlbuss will resign at the end of next March, but shall no longer perform any duties or report to work effective immediately.</div><p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 22:25:43 +0000 Alex Rusciano 13974 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Kohlbuss to resign from Tri-County Regional Planning Commission Tri-County separation agreement remains murky http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/tri-county-separation-agreement-remains-murky <p></p><div>It’s been a week since the Tri-County Regional Planning Commission approved a separation agreement with its longtime executive director, Terry Kohlbuss. But the agreement is still not official. Details on any agreement won’t be made public until both parties sign-off.&nbsp;</div><p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 03:57:20 +0000 Alex Rusciano 13924 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Tri-County separation agreement remains murky Tri-County board to discuss search committee for new director http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/tri-county-board-discuss-search-committee-new-director <p>The Tri-County regional Planning Commission is set to discuss creating a special search committee for a new executive director. &nbsp;The agenda for the full commission meeting also says the body will talk about revisions to its personnel handbook. &nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 22:12:05 +0000 Alex Rusciano 13792 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Tri-County board to discuss search committee for new director Tri-County exec. board OKs separation agreement for longtime director http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/tri-county-exec-board-oks-separation-agreement-longtime-director <p></p><div>The Tri-County Regional Planning Commission Executive Board has a Separation Agreement with its long-time director. Peoria Public Radio’s Alex Rusciano reports that Terry Kohlbuss has been on extended leave for nearly a month:</div><p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 01:44:29 +0000 Alex Rusciano 13569 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Tri-County exec. board OKs separation agreement for longtime director