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  1. IL: Woman Punched by Attacker at CityLink Bus StopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | Mass Transit

    June 01--PEORIA -- While waiting at a CityLink bus stop on University Street, a woman was attacked by a stranger at around 8 p.m. on Thursday. The victim was waiting with her young son when the man approached her.


  2. IL: Bike Rides Can Lead to Free Bus Rides on CityLink Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Mass Transit

    May 08--PEORIA -- Riding your bike on CityLink's fixed bus routes could get you free rides on the agency's buses next week. CityLink is offering the free rides to passengers traveling with a bicycle on fixed route buses from Monday through May 18, which is Bike to Work Week.


  3. IL: CityLink Donates Retired Bus to ICC's Diesel ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Mass Transit

    Feb. 21--EAST PEORIA -- CityLink has donated a 35-foot Gillig diesel bus to the Diesel Powered Equipment Technology program at Illinois Central College. "This donation is an addition to our strong partnership with ICC that will help in fostering the education of local students," CityLink General Manager Doug Roelf said in a news release.


  4. IL: CityLink's Proposed North Side Site Riles ResidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Mass Transit

    Dec. 06--PEORIA -- A meeting Tuesday about CityLink's proposed North Side Transfer Zone generated plenty of questions and answers, and frustration. "Do you even care about our concerns?" one woman asked officials from CityLink and TranSystems, a Kansas-City, Mo., based firm that has been consulting on the project.


  5. IL: Stuff-A-Bus Campaign Raises 10 Tons of FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Mass Transit

    Nov. 28--PEORIA -- The Stuff-A-Bus food drive raised more than 10 tons of food this year to benefit the Peoria Friendship House of Christian Service. The 30th annual campaign featuring efforts by the CityLink transit district to fill a city bus with food wrapped up on Tuesday.


  6. IL: CityLift Employees Vote to Authorize Strike if NeededRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | Mass Transit

    Nov. 13--PEORIA -- By a near unanimous vote, the union employees of CityLift, the paratransit service of CityLink, have voted to authorize a strike if contract negotiations falter. Members of Amalgamated Transit Union Local 416 voted 37-1 for the authorization, Local 416 President Ron Cox said after the vote.


  7. IL: Peoria's Transportation History Second to NoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Mass Transit

    From the 19th century steamboats that saturated the Illinois River with Peoria as the epicenter to a railway hub in which 15 railroads called home to producing a significant early automobile developer, the river city left its mark on the growth of this country. "When that first steamboat came chugging up the river, you can imagine the excitement," said 85-year-old Peoria historian Norm Kelly.


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