planning

Government
10:31 pm
Mon June 2, 2014

Planning group considers search firm for executive director

The Tri-County Regional Planning Commission is looking to use a search firm to hire a new permanent executive director. Peoria Public Radio’s Alex Rusciano reports:

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Government
7:43 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Planning Commission applying for $3M federal funding

The Tri-County Regional Planning Commission is applying for federal funding to help further the Eastern Bypass. That project would connect Interstate 74 with Illinois Route 6 in the north-east-region of Peoria. The Commission is applying for up to $3 million in Tiger Grant money. The next step in the study is to pick a proposed route for the bypass within a specific corridor. The money is part of $36 million in Tiger money available nation-wide for planning projects

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Government
11:15 pm
Thu February 13, 2014

Peoria County OKs forgiving Tri-County lobbying fees

The Peoria County Board approved forgiving $63,000 in lobbying fees from the Tri-County Regional Planning Commission.  Peoria Public Radio's Alex Rusciano reports:
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Government
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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