Context: In the 2017 General Election, voters in Peoria Township will cast their ballots on candidates running for 4 positions. The boundaries of Peoria Township are nearly the same as those of the City of Peoria. The exception is Northern areas that were annexed by the City of Peoria after 1990. While Township government is not a subset of City or County government, City of Peoria Council members serve as Trustees of Peoria Township.
The mandated functions of Peoria Township government include property assessment and to provide general assistance to those in need. To learn more about Peoria Township, visit the Township’s website, here.
Note: The City of Peoria Clerk and Treasurer also serve as Clerk and Treasurer of Peoria Township.