" Similar to what is PLANNED in or near Downtown Peoria? " Peoria's full of plans.... and something else, too! Why is Downtown and Riverfront development in Peoria, save the hospitals, so slow to happen? Surely, alleged developers aren't awaiting the results of that awful (Riverfront) museum project.
(laughter) Riverwest III ?
The redevelopment of downtown Peoria and nearby communities has slowed, I believe, because of the slowdown in the national economy. Even though we are doing very well in Peoria, developers and lenders have become more cautious. There are a lot of developers kicking the tires, however, and I think we will see a lot of new developments within the next few years.