motor fuel tax

Peoria Public Radio

Peoria County is backing a bill to allow all counties to implement their own motor fuel taxes. 

Peoria council talks road funding, priorities

Jun 17, 2015

The Peoria City Council talked road funding as a special policy meeting last night.  It would cost $11 million a year for five years to bring roads up to recommended standards.  Increasing the city’s gas tax and creating a storm water utility fee could to free up money to pay for road repairs.  Councilman Chuck Grayeb says the city needs to find out the price-tag of mandated sewer upgrades before asking residents for more money: