During the past few months, CityLink has held several public hearings regarding bus service. In November two hearings were held in Bartonville regarding the continuation of service to that community.
Presently, bus service to Bartonville is provided five times a day, Monday through Friday, on Route 19, “Bartonville Commuter Express.” The service was started in December 2008 with funding from a federal Job Access Reverse Commute (JARC) grant through the Tri County Planning Commission. Since the start of the service, and through the end of...Read more
Stuff-a-Bus officially wrapped up on Monday, December 2 with a press conference at Peoria Friendship House of Christian Service to announce the total weight of the bus filled with the food collected during the campaign.
The total weight of the food collected on the bus at the conclusion of the campaign was 15,240 pounds or 7.62 tons. In addition, approximately 3200 pounds, or 1.6 tons of food was donated directly to the Peoria Friendship House of Christian Service for a total collection weight of 9.22 tons. During the press conference, Gregg Proctor, Central...Read more