Lobbyist Information

In 2012, the City Council entered into an agreement with McAnarney Consulting to provide lobbying services in the State of Illinois. The contract runs from Nov 15, 2012 to October 15, 2013, with an option for three 1-year extensions. View the State Lobbying Contract (PDF).

View the State Lobbying Contract Extension 2014 (PDF). This contract extension is valid from Nov 15, 2013 to October 15, 2014.

In 2010, the City of Peoria entered into an Intergovernmental Agreement with Peoria County to share its federal lobbyist, the Ferguson Group. The Intergovernmental Agreement is listed below. The County’s agreement with the Ferguson Group LLC began April 1, 2009. View the Federal Lobbying Contract The Ferguson Group 2010 to 2011 (PDF).

View the Intergovernmental Agreement (PDF). 2010 Intergovernmental Agreement with Peoria County to share its federal lobbyist, the Ferguson Group.

In 2012, the City of Peoria extended its intergovernmental agreement with the County regarding federal lobbying. This agreement also included Tri-County Regional Planning Commission. Simultaneously, the County extended its contract with The Ferguson Group to run from January 1, 2012 to December 31, 2014 and cover all three entities. One document is shared that includes both the intergovernmental agreement and TFG contract. View the Federal Lobbying Contract The Ferguson Group 2012 to 2014 (PDF).

The City of Peoria has been a member of the Illinois Municipal League for ten-plus years.