Potential Illinois River Flooding Impacts E. Peoria Caterpillar Facilities

Published 04/19 2013 05:42PM

Updated 04/26 2013 10:04AM

EAST PEORIA - Caterpillar will shut down its East Peoria facility beginning at 7:00AM Sunday morning due to the threat of flooding from the Illinois River. About 6,800 employees will be impacted.
CAT officials say they'll monitor the river's rise and will notify employees when the facility will re-open.

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