stormwater

City Looks to Add Stormwater Utility in 2018

Oct 12, 2017

Peoria residents may be paying a new storm water utility fee next year.

Tanya Koonce / Peoria Public Radio

A vacant lot in Peoria’s Warehouse District could soon become an urban garden. It’s the next project identified by the City to help divert stormwater from the river. 

Robert Lawton / Wikimedia Commons

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - A pilot project has kept over 600,000 gallons of rainwater out of Peoria's sewer system.