Community Info

Live well. Washington, IL boasts a motivated, conscientious populace that thoughtfully honors its city's history and progressively improves its citizens' quality of life.

Continued commercial expansion that accommodates thriving residential growth is the key to Washington's continued success, and citizens are proactively pursuing new directions. Working and growing within collaborative partnerships has allowed the city to construct the new Five Points Washington, which houses an expanded public library, fitness and aquatics centers, a performing arts center, a banquet center, meeting rooms, senior/youth and child care centers and a gymnasium. Visit Five Points Washington for detailed information.

East Peoria, IL is proud of a long history, developing with the regional industrial, commercial and population growth that continue to draw newcomers to this riverside city.

Continually reinventing itself, the City of East Peoria prospers in a confident willingness to adapt, maximize plentiful natural resources and build on picturesque landscapes while striking a balance between development and preservation. Scenic drives, fine dining and good entertainment are as valuable in East Peoria as its quality schools, new jobs and shopping centers. Home to Illinois Central College, East Peoria provides a local center for general higher education courses, two-year degrees and job training for future community leaders. Current redevelopment of riverfront areas is now in proposal stages, keeping East Peoria true to its flexible nature.


Helpful Links - Washington,IL                           

City of Washington, IL

Washington Chamber of Commerce

Washington District Library

Washington Park District

Five Points Washington

Illinois Central College

Washington Community High School

Central Grade School District  51

Washington School District 52


Helpful Links - East Peoria,IL                           

City of East Peoria, IL

Alliance Library System

East Peoria Chamber of Commerce

Eastlight Theatre

Festival of Lights

Fondulac District Library

Par-A-Dice Hotel & Casino

RiverFront Park

East Peoria Community High School District 309

East Peoria District 86