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Peru planning pedestrian skyway project

  PERU – The city of Peru is looking to create a pedestrian skyway over Illinois Route 251. At Monday’s city council meeting City Engineer Eric Carls announced the city would pursue an Illinois Department of Transportation’s, ITEP Grant for the maximum amount allotted of ...Read more

Utica seeks grant to fund more walkway downtown

  UTICA – The Village of Utica is planning to add more walkway downtown and make other upgrades through the Illinois Department of Transportation’s ITEP Grant. Trustees authorized the commitment of 20% of funds for the up to $3 million dollar grant. If awarded, the village plans ...Read more