$ 2B
in research & development spending in 2014
4
major hospitals plus Jump Simulation, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital & the U of I College of Medicine
25th
largest export market in the U.S.
40M
tons of freight pass through Peoria County each year
3
interstate highways & 11 railroads
211k
individuals in our region’s available workforce

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Buying Local Food Fuels Our Economic Engine

When we think of the food we eat, we don't often think of it as…

Hopedale Medical Complex Flourishes in Tazewell County

Our Rural Economic Development Coordinator, Brittany Brown, recently toured the Hopedale Medical Complex to better…

Minonk Businesses are Growing

Minonk businesses Grosenbach's Grocery, Justcore Properties and Minonk Bowling Lanes, are growing! Minonk has been…

TeamGP Spotlight: Mark Hanback

TeamGP Spotlight: Mark Hanback

Mark Hanback has been Director of the Greater Peoria Manufacturing Network for about a month,…

Leadership Level Investors

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Platinum Level Investors

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Gold Level Investors

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