Councilman Sid Ruckriegel Peoria County Receives $5.6M to Remove Lead Paint From Homes By Tim Shelley • Oct 9, 2019 Tim Shelley / WCBU The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is giving Peoria County $5.6 million to remove dangerous lead paint from homes. Peoria Council Narrowly Approves Pension Fee Call Center By Tim Shelley • Sep 25, 2019 Tim Shelley / WCBU The Peoria City Council narrowly approved a $90,000, six month contract with the Group O call center to answer questions about public safety pension fee bills that will be sent out soon to property owners. As East Bluff Gun Violence Grows, Peoria Police Field Pointed Questions From Residents By Tim Shelley • Aug 12, 2019 Tim Shelley / WCBU The frustration and anxiety about a recent uptick in violent crime on the East Bluff was palpable during a policing update for the neighborhood on Monday. Village of Men Welcomes Quest Students Back to School By Tim Shelley • Aug 7, 2019 They say it takes a village to raise a child. Quest Charter Academy High School students were welcomed back by a whole Village of Men Wednesday. Peoria Council Tables Plan to Bill for Some Accidents By H. Wayne Wilson • Mar 27, 2019 City of Peoria The city of Peoria will not ask motorists involved in traffic accidents to reimburse the city...at least not yet. Peoria City Council Reviews Economic Development Tool By H. Wayne Wilson • Jan 28, 2019 The city of Peoria has many economic development tools for attracting business. Appointed Peoria City Councilman Looks to Retain Seat By Tanya Koonce • Jun 16, 2016 Tanya Koonce / Peoria Public Radio At-Large Peoria City Councilman Sid Ruckriegel announced Thursday he is running to retain the seat he was appointed to last November.