Economic Development News

Please see below for press releases regarding the Economic Development Department.  For more press releases, refer to the "News & Calendar" section on the home page. 

  1. Economic Development Department Concludes RISE Program, Distributes $1.4M to Area Businesses

    The city of Peoria’s Economic Development Department has concluded its inaugural RISE program by distributing $1.4M to 118 area businesses Read on...
  2. City of Peoria Notifies RISE Recipients

    The city of Peoria’s Economic Development Department launched the RISE (Recovery, Income, Startup, Expansion) program on May 10 to provide financial relief to businesses and start-ups impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic Read on...
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