Eastern Bypass

Peoria Public Radio News
8:25 am
Mon April 22, 2013

Eastern Bypass to get state funding

Funding for the regional Eastern Bypass project is included in the state’s six-year infrastructure program.  $2.5 million is programmed to pay for continued engineering work and corridor studies. Denny Kief is a vice president on the Eastern Bypass Board of Directors.  He says the funding is needed to continue efforts to build the Bypass:

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Government
8:49 pm
Mon March 4, 2013

Tri-County Commission details top priorities

  Local, state, and federal lawmakers or their aides attended an annual meeting held by the Tri-County Regional Planning Commission yesterday. Larry Whitaker is the Chair of the Tri-County Commission. He says the meeting is an opportunity to update lawmakers on projects, as well as for the commission to get feedback from them: “The other thing that we think that’s important is that the community understand through our legislators the work the commission’s doing.

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