Hick’ry Stick closing Elmwood location

Jan 31, 2014

Elmwood is planning to close that location February 15th.  The Peoria County Board approved loaning Hick’ry Stick $88,000 two years ago to help expand.  That was after some board members expressed concern that there wasn’t enough financial information presented before lending the money.  Mark Rothert is Assistant Peoria County Administrator for Economic Development. He says the County has made changes to how it loans money since that time: