Peoria County proposes sub-regional reopening plan to state leaders

Gov. JB Pritzker’s regional plan to reopen Illinois does not play in Peoria.

Officials from Peoria County on Wednesday unveiled their own COVID-19 reopening plan that breaks up north-central Illinois into a sub-region of 11 counties, which officials say will allow the area to take a more localized approach that protects public and economic health better than the state’s plan.

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