Learn About Peoria

One of Illinois’ oldest settlements, Peoria offers a robust economy along with plenty of affordable housing options in the city and suburbs. Located on the Illinois River, Peoria features a vibrant downtown region known for its arts, culture, and entertainment that includes many fine dining establishments, museums, and historic centers. Additionally, Peoria is headquarters to leading construction equipment manufacturer, Caterpillar, among other corporation.

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Learn more about the government and city of Peoria.

Find great things to do in Peoria and the surrounding towns.

Get great tips for planning a vacation in the Peoria area.

Keep up with news and current events with the Peoria JournalStar.