Officers

Peoria History

Archaeologists can trace early man in Peoria as far back as 10,000 B.C. Artifacts and burial mounds yield evidence of a Native American civilization that was highly organized, ritualistic, and in harmony with nature.  By 1650, the Illini Indians, a part of the Algonquin Nation, populated the area.  The major tribes of the Illinois Confederacy were:  Peoria, Kaskaskia, Michigamea, Cahokia, Tamaroa. Read , more at the Peoria Historical Society.

Current News

The Peoria Journal Star and The Community Word are two local news outlets.

RRRA Officers

President Marcella Tepitz
Vice President Tim Vega, M.D.
Vice President Rick Burdette
Treasurer Marilynn Trinder
Secretary Karla Dennhardt