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The Peoria Center for the Performing Arts consists of a 280 seat main stage auditorium and an 80+ seat black box theater, designed to bring award winning community theater to downtown Peoria. 

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Chapter 11 - Licenses, Taxation and Miscellaneous Business Regulations 


11-1. Massage; Definitions.
11-2. Massage; code administrator; duties, appeals.
11-3. Massage; establishments; therapists; new license application; fee.
11-4. Massage therapist; massage establishment; new license application; contents.
11-5. Massage therapist; massage establishment; license application; investigation
11-6. Massage establishment license; special requirements
11-7. Massage therapist license; special requirements.
11-8. Massage therapist; display of license.
11-9. Massage establishment; change of location or employment.
11-10. Massage establishment; therapist; license renewal.
11-11. Massage establishment; sale, transfer of, expansion.
11-12. Massage; specified unlawful activities; general penalty.
11-13. Massage therapist, massage establishment; termination of license; grounds; hearing.
11-14. Massage therapist; massage establishment; application after denial or termination of license.
11-15. Massage; applicability of regulations to existing businesses
11-16. Massage establishments; therapists; exemptions.
11-17. through 11-99. Reserved.
11-100. Sexually oriented businesses; definitions
11-101. Sexually oriented businesses; classifications.
11-102. Sexually oriented businesses; license or permit required.
11-103. Sexually oriented businesses; license; issuance.
11-104. Sexually oriented businesses; issuance of permit.
11-105. Sexually oriented businesses; fees.
11-106. Sexually oriented businesses; inspection.
11-107. Sexually oriented businesses; license; permit; expiration.
11-108. Sexually oriented businesses; license suspension.
11-109. Sexually oriented businesses; revocation; licenses; permits
11-110. Sexually oriented businesses; hearing; judicial review.
11-111. Sexually oriented businesses; license transfers.
11-112. Sexually oriented businesses; adult motels; additional regulations.
11-113. Sexually oriented businesses; regulations pertaining to exhibition of sexually explicit films or videos.
11-114. Sexually oriented businesses; loitering and exterior lighting and monitoring requirements.
11-115. Sexually oriented businesses; violations; penalties.
11-116. Sexually oriented businesses; abatement; injunction.
11-117. Sexually oriented businesses; applicability to existing businesses.
11-118. Sexually oriented businesses; regulations pertaining to nudity or live performances.
11-119. through 11-139. Reserved.
11-140. Licenses; permits, revocation; judicial review.
11-141. through 11-150. Reserved
11-151. Business licenses; required.
11-152. Business licenses; exemptions.
11-153. Business licenses; separate licenses required.
11-154. Business license; issuance.
11-155. Business License fees.
11-156. Business license; transfer of license; proration of fee.
11-157. Business license taxes; due date; penalty for late payment.
11-158. Business license; display.
11-159. Business licenses; revocation.
11-160. Special Events Business License; required; revocation.
11-161. Business Licenses, Special Event Business License, Other Licenses; failure to obtain, violation; classification; civil penalties.
11-162. through 11-170. Reserved.
11-171. Reserved.
11-172. Peddlers, solicitors; signs reading "No peddlers", "no solicitors", etc.
11-173. Street and sidewalk vendors; sales from residential zoned or undeveloped commercial and industrial property; permit required.
11-174 through 11-175. Reserved.
11-176. Off Track Betting; applications.
11-177. Off Track Betting; transfer of ownership or location; provisional permits.
11-178. Off Track Betting; license approval; time.
11-179. Off Track Betting; license revocation.
11-180. Reserved.
11-181. Peddlers, solicitors; license required.
11-182. Licenses; application; criminal history background check required.
11-183. Peddlers, solicitors; issuance of registration cards.
11-184. Peddlers, solicitors; display of license
11-185. Peddlers; solicitors; revocation of registration.
11-186. through 11-189. Reserved
11-190. Filming: Definitions.
11-191. Filming: Permit Required.
11-192. Filming:  Fees.
11-193. Filming: violations; penalties.
11-194. through 11-219. Reserved.
11-220. Secondhand sales; definitions.
11-221. Secondhand sales; license required; violation; classification; civil penalties.
11-222. Secondhand sales; display of license; duration, renewal; transfer; fees.
11-223. Secondhand sales; applications-forms; fees.
11-224. Secondhand sales license; suspension; revocation.
11-225. Secondhand sales; special requirements—auction houses and secondhand dealers.
11-226. Pawnbrokers; special requirements.
11-227. Scrap Metal Dealers; special requirements.
11-228. Secondhand sales; police officer hold on property.
11-229. Secondhand sales; business succession and liability
11-230. Stolen Property; disposition of.
11-231. Stolen Property; hearing officer.
11-232. Stolen Property; initiation of petition.
11-233. Stolen Property; service of the petition; notice of hearing.
11-234. Stolen Property; claimant’s rights; disclaimers
11-235. Stolen Property; conduct of hearing; judicial review.
11-236. Stolen Property; release of seized property.
11-237. Stolen Property; released of un-seized property.
11-238. Pawnbroker Transaction Fee; definitions.
11-239. Pawnbroker Transaction Fee; imposition.
11-240. Pawnbroker Transaction Fees; reporting and payment of fee
11-241. Pawnbroker Transaction Fees; violations and penalties.
11-242. Pawnbroker Transaction Fees; jurisdiction of court.