The City of Peru Board of Public Works and Safety awarded a contract last night which will allow the demolition of the first eight homes in Peru that have been selected to come down under the blight elimination program.

The Board of Works met Monday night, October 17th 2016 at 5 pm.

The Peru Board of Works met for a fairly busy meeting tonight.

The Board of Works met last night and approved road closures for the Cole Porter Classic and the Peru High School Homecoming Parade, an alley closure for a special event at Voodoo Public House, and will be lending support to one community resident who is training a seeing-eye-dog.

With the receipt of the current electric bills in the mail this week, a number of Peru residents were upset with the cost of electricity and questioned the rates.

Republican City Councilman Blane Holland resigned his position from the Board of Works today during the regular meeting of the Board of Works.

The Knights of Columbus Council 71S will be joining Boondocks this Saturday to hold a Poker Run to benefit Miami County Helping Hands.