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major hospitals plus Jump Simulation, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital & the U of I College of Medicine
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interstate highways & 11 railroads
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individuals in our region’s available workforce

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The Big Table Recap

The Big Table Recap

On October 15th, over 700 community members convened at the Peoria Civic Center for The Big Table: Greater Peoria. As…

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The Future Of Work: Remote Workers

The Future of Work: Remote Workers

The Greater Peoria EDC is launching a new initiative on the Future of Work, specifically on Remote Work or the…

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Peoria Leads Nation In Machinery Exports

Peoria Leads Nation in Machinery Exports

According to data released by the International Trade Administration, Peoria was the top exporting MSA of machinery manufacturing goods in…

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#InvestorSpotlight Here at GPEDC we’d like to give a huge thank you to our wonderful investors for their contribution to the regional economic development! www.woodford-county.org | Morton Economic Development Council
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Congratulations to Illinois-American Water Company in celebrating 130 years of serving our communities. Greater Peoria is blessed with amazing water resources - from the San Koty aquifer to the Illinois river - as well as great stewards of those resources. ... See MoreSee Less

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