carry http://peoriapublicradio.org en PHA to vote on new firearms policy http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/pha-vote-new-firearms-policy <p></p><div>The Peoria Housing Authority board will vote on a new firearms policy next month. The goal is to make sure its complying with Illinois’ concealed carry law which takes effect in January. The law forbids anyone from carrying a concealed weapon on government property. P.H.A. Chief Executive Officer Brenda Coates says the housing authority’s policy will reflect that by prohibiting concealed carry in any of its buildings, including the common areas.</div><p> Mon, 30 Dec 2013 14:01:52 +0000 Denise Molina 16948 at http://peoriapublicradio.org PHA to vote on new firearms policy Cook Co. Sheriff has concealed carry safety concerns http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/cook-co-sheriff-has-concealed-carry-safety-concerns <p></p><div>Illinois residents will soon be able to apply for permits to carry concealed weapons. &nbsp;Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart has safety concerns about who will be allowed to get those permits.</div><p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 21:51:58 +0000 Tony Arnold 16469 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Cook Co. Sheriff has concealed carry safety concerns Still too early for IL conceal carry applications http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/still-too-early-il-conceal-carry-applications <p></p><div>It's still too early for Illinois gun-owners to apply for concealed carry permits. But they can get some parts of the application process done early.</div><p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 01:51:45 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 16256 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Still too early for IL conceal carry applications