Economic development changes afoot in the region

• Feature The Tri-County Regional Planning Commission is facilitating the next economic development strategy for the greater Illinois River Valley area. Peoria Public Radio’s Tanya Koonce reports its a change from the last planning process. Audio is here:

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Building a Road Map

Building a Road Map The Beginning of a Journey by Jonathan Wright "What’s been missing in this region with respect to economic development? A good road map and a clear destination." —Jim Baumgartner, Peoria Journal Star, August 5, 2012 On…

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Tri-County development needs ‘dramatic change’

Study submits five recommendations for the Regional Planning Commission to make area more attractive to business By CHRIS KAERGARD OF THE JOURNAL STAR Posted Jul 09, 2012 @ 08:56 PM PEORIA — A broad coalition of business and government leaders…

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