Peoria looks to business growth in Warehouse District

Jun 11, 2015

The City of Peoria celebrated finishing three years of construction work in the downtown Thursday.  Local, state and federal dollars went into revamping Washington, Adams and Jefferson Streets in the Warehouse District.  City Councilman Ryan Spain says the finished roundabout and new roads mark a transition point:

Two studies that the state of Illinois is funding to further develop the Midwest Inland Port in Decatur are moving forward. 

Renovated East Bluff home celebrated, on the market

Apr 16, 2015

A Peoria non-profit group held a ribbon-cutting for its first home renovation in the East Bluff neighborhood.  The Peoria Opportunities Foundation held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the home at 1700 N. Wisconsin Avenue.  Foundation director Jane Genzel says the improvements include new paint, central air, and kitchen appliances:

UnityPoint Health-Methodist plans to add a new hospital entrance and surface parking at the corner of Glen Oak and Hamilton.