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Museum
7:32 pm
Tue February 25, 2014

Riverfront museum considering offering free visitor parking

The Peoria Riverfront Museum is considering free deck parking for patrons. That’s the message from museum President Sam Gappmayer. He says he’s also asking the Peoria County museum committee to approve installing an automated parking system at the deck entrance. Gappmayer says the museum is paying five-thousand-dollars more to pay a staff member to collect parking fees versus what it brings in:

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Museum
1:09 am
Wed January 29, 2014

Riverfront Museum CEO shares goals to boost revenue

The Peoria Riverfront Museum needs to do a better job of writing grants and booking rental space to boost revenue.  That’s the message from new museum President Sam Gappmayer.  Museum attendance also came in under original projections.  Gappmayer says museum consultants can over estimate attendance numbers:

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Peoria Public Radio News
12:35 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Running Central coming back to Peoria

The Warehouse District in downtown Peoria will soon have a new tenant. The owners of Running Central announced they are re-locating from Peoria Heights back to Peoria as early as April.

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