2013 Court Holidays

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January 1 New Year’s Day

Courts & Courthouse Closed

January 21 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Courts & Courthouse Closed


February 12 Lincoln’s Birthday

Courts Closed/Courthouse Open


February 18 Presidents’ Day/Washington's Birthday (Obsvd.)

Courts & Courthouse Closed


March 29 Good Friday

Courts & Courthouse Closed


May 27 Memorial Day

Courts & Courthouse Closed


July 4 Independence Day

Courts & Courthouse Closed


September 2 Labor Day

Courts & Courthouse Closed


October 14 Columbus Day (Obsvd.)

Courts Closed/Courthouse Open


November 11 Veterans’ Day

Courts Closed/Courthouse Open


November 28 & 29 Thanksgiving Day & day following

Courts & Courthouse Closed


December 24 & 25 Christmas Eve Day & Christmas Day

Courts & Courthouse Closed



The above information applies to Peoria County. Please consult Court Scheduling in other counties regarding their holiday schedule.

ProbateCourt; Rm. 203; Judge Borden:


- All sales are done THURSDAYS from 1:00-1:15 in Rooms 213 &214

- Approval, Confirmation, Default, Hearing, Judgment, Reinstate, Status or Vacate done on Mondays at 9:00 A.M.

- Motion Hearings done in motion time.

B) Guardianships:

1) Guardianship Distribution, D/A Minor

- Heard on Monday mornings 10:00 A.M.

- Of the Estate of Minors for Purposes of Approving Settlement of causes of action and similar cases; Distribution, Guardianship of disabled adult and guardianship of minor.

2) Guardianship's Continued-Temporary or Permanent

- Heard on Monday mornings 10:30 A.M.


C) Name Change:

- Set 10 weeks out to allow for publication of name.

- Set on Monday or Tuesday afternoons at 1:15 P.M.

D) Case Management Conferences:

-Set on Monday or Tuesday afternoons at 1:15 P.M. - 2:00 P.M.

E) Walk-ins:

-Done on Monday or Tuesday afternoons at 1:15 P.M. -2:00 P.M.


- Done on Monday mornings at 9:00 A.M.

G) Administrative Reviews:

- Done on Mondays at 11:00 A.M.

H) City Demolition Cases:

- Done on Wednesdays at 11:00 A.M.

I) Bench Trials set by court on Thursdays and Fridays at 9:15 A.M.

J) Jury Trials Re-assigned to 'L' judges

K) Chief Judges conferences one Thursday and Friday of each month

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