Residents Share Input On Proposed Regional Bike Plan

Sep 29, 2015
Alex Rusciano / Peoria Public Radio

A Washington resident is getting a specialized bike from the Tri-County Long Term Recovery Committee.  Jenna Wallgren has a disability that requires a customized bicycle.  After weeks of improvements, Walgren is getting the special transportation Thursday.  It’s part of the Long Term Recovery’s group effort to give 500 bicycles to people affected in the 2013 tornado.

State funding for Peoria, Fulton bike trail project

Feb 27, 2014

Peoria County is getting $77,000 in state funding to develop a bike path to Fulton County.  The money will be used to acquire a more than 24-mile abandoned railroad corridor that runs from Fulton County to Bellevue.  The funding is part of a $1 million effort to develop or improve 42-miles of bicycle trails in the state.