2013 Municipal Elections http://peoriapublicradio.org en Tri-county mayoral races http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/tri-county-mayoral-races <p>Mayor’s races of larger communities in the Tri-county area:</p><p></p><div>(Vote totals by percentage)</div><div><p></p></div><div><em>PEORIA CO</em><div><p></p><strong>PEORIA HEIGHTS MAYOR:<span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre"> </span></strong></p><div><strong>I-Mark Allen:<span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre"> </span>51 WINS </strong><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre"> </span></div><div>Don Gorman:<span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre"> </span>49</div><div><p></p> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 16:52:54 +0000 Tanya Koonce 3742 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Tri-county mayoral races Pekin and Peoria City Councils see change http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/pekin-and-peoria-city-councils-see-change <p></p><div>Nearly half of the Pekin and Peoria City Councils are changing. Peoria Public Radio’s Tanya Koonce has the round-up of Tuesday’s municipal election:</div><div><p>The Peoria City Council has one returning incumbent of the five district seats. 3rd District Councilman Tim Riggenbach won a new four-year term.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Tanya Koonce 3741 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Pekin and Peoria City Councils see change 2013 Peoria Township Supervisor Race http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/2013-peoria-township-supervisor-race <p></p><p></p><p>The Peoria Township Supervisor’s Race on the April 9th ballot includes 20-year incumbent Joe Whalen against 1st District Peoria City Councilman Clyde Gulley who’s looking to unseat him. The candidates have participated in sometimes spirited exchanges during candidates forums. This is the March 25, NAACP and Peoria Christian Leadership Council Candidate forum. NAACP Political Chair Jackie Petty helped organize the event. NAACP President Don Jackson was the moderator.&nbsp;</p> Sat, 06 Apr 2013 01:57:20 +0000 Tanya Koonce 3578 at http://peoriapublicradio.org 2013 Peoria Township Supervisor Race Outside the Horseshoe - March 26, 2013 http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/outside-horseshoe-march-26-2013 <p></p><div>The five District seats on the Peoria City Council are up for election on the April 9th ballot. This Outside the Horseshoe features an excerpt from the NAACP and Peoria Christian Leadership Council forum Monday night at St Paul Baptist Church.&nbsp;</div><div></div><p></p> Tue, 26 Mar 2013 22:26:04 +0000 Tanya Koonce 3061 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Outside the Horseshoe - March 26, 2013