Tazewell County Consolidated Communications (TC3) was formed December under the Intergovernmental Cooperation Act (5 ILCS 220) by its member municipalities for the purpose of providing radio communications and dispatch of police, fire, and EMS for its participating agencies throughout Tazewell County. TC3’s budget is approximately $3.3 million dollars. TC3 employs approximately 30 full-time employees and 6 part-time employees.
TC3 currently operates at the following locations: TC South, 1130 Koch Street, Pekin, Illinois 61554, the City of East Peoria Police Department, 201 West Washington Street, East Peoria, Illinois, 61611
TC3 has a Governance Board comprised of officials from the member municipalities and participating agencies and an Operations Committee consisting of public safety personnel from TC3’s member municipalities and participating agencies.
Governance Board: John Kahl, John McCabe, Nick Graff, Brian Butler, Mark Rothert, John Knapp, Craig Hilliard, Jeff Lower, Ed Meister
Operations Committee: Jeff Stevens, Ryan Beck, Bill Reis, Shannon Swearingen, Joe Kelley, John Dossey, Tim Gillespie, Dale King, Kevin Byrd, Kurt Nelson, TJ Smith, Tom Geraci
TC3 works in coordination with the Tazewell County ETSB for the provision of 911 dispatch services.
Tazewell County ETSB: Craig Hilliard, Jeff Lower, Nick Graff, Ed Meister, Tammie Conover, Jeff Stevens, Steve Hullcranz, Joe Kelley, Dick Ganschow, Kurt Nelson, Dawn Cook, John Dossey