Peru landed a Popeyes: What’s the next fast food chain to locate in the Illinois Valley?

A look at the 25 fastest growing fast food chains and their closest locations

Construction is underway for the new Popeye's near Route 47 in Yorkville. The franchise is expected to open in September, according to city economic officials.

“It’s difficult to land Portillo’s but our team is trying.”

—  Peru Mayor Ken Kolowski

‘Our team is trying,’ Peru mayor says