2:15 am
Wed April 15, 2015

Peoria Council moves riverfront apartment deal forward amid protest

The Peoria City Council finished a six hour meeting last night by moving forward a proposed apartment complex project along the riverfront. The vote followed public protest and council debate:

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11:53 pm
Tue March 31, 2015

Residents voice concern for Peoria riverfront apartment project

 Dozens of Peoria residents voiced concerns Tuesday about a proposed apartment complex along the Illinois River.

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6:42 pm
Wed November 19, 2014

Peoria officials tout ‘Greenwood Estates’ complex

Peoria City officials say new ownership and police involvement are turning around the former Village Green Apartment complex. New York-based Capital Realty re-named the 120-unit community ‘Greenwood Estates’ after taking over last year. Peoria Police Officer Richard Linthicum says management promoted a zero-tolerance policy towards crime:

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8:25 pm
Thu February 6, 2014

Zoning Commission OKs Peoria Sports facilities

The Peoria Zoning Commission unanimously approved changes that allow for a sports complex in North Peoria. The Louisville Slugger Sports facility would include a dome and baseball diamonds on 50 acres.  Marla Ashburn is a would-be-neighbor of the sporting facility. She says the complex goes against the City's current Comprehensive Plan: 

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Peoria Public Radio News
5:02 pm
Wed August 21, 2013

Officers chase suspect carrying rifle in Taft Homes

The Peoria Police Department temporarily shut down traffic in front of Taft Homes Wednesday while chasing a suspect carrying a rifle.  

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