How can parking be improved in downtown Pekin? This group has a proposal
With a group of Pekin business owners on Court Street expressing concern that a lack of parking could hurt efforts to bring more people and businesses into the city’s downtown, the City Council on Monday heard their recommendations for how to fix the problem.
Those came from a study conducted by Pekin Main Street, and while the council hasn’t acted on the recommendations, Mayor Mark Luft expressed his gratitude that the not-for-profit group was able to move ahead with the study after a year of COVID-related disruptions…
Originally published by Pekin Daily Times on 5/11/2021