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Peoria's history, population, vision/mission statements, sustainability efforts, redistricting, and construction projects. Info on the P83 district, schools, the Peoria Leadership Institute seminar, and diversity.

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Information on the City Council including agendas , the Mayor, the Municipal Court, City Manager and ADA along with the city's various initiatives.

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News from the city of Peoria, press releases from the Office of Communications, links to RSS feeds and E-News signup. View programming on Channel 11, PeoriaTV.


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Information on the employment process, a listing of current open jobs, how to apply on-line and a list of all jobs and salaries at the city.

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 A listing of links to directories of city services, including all online e-services.

Municipal Complex Map and DirectionsNavigational Arrow Image

The city of Peoria Municipal Complex is home to City Hall, the Council Chambers, the Main Library, the Development and Community Services Building, the Public Safety Administration Building, and the Municipal Court.

Area MapsNavigational Arrow Image

A listing of links to maps available on the city of Peoria Website.

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The City of Peoria budget is managed by the Management and Budget Division. Find copies of the latest Program Budget and the CIP here.


City Laws and Legal StatementsNavigational Arrow Image

The City Code and  Zoning Ordinace, with updates are located here. Also, find the City Charter, and legal statements related to the website, including our Privacy Notice.

Peoria’s Commitment to Diversity and InclusionNavigational Arrow Image

City Manager’s Message on Diversity and Inclusion

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How to pay bills you may have with the city, including water, sewer and trash collection fees, recreation program and class fees, traffic fines and more. Setup water and sewer service.

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Home and Property Resources includes information on trash pickup,water conservation, swimming  pool issues and recycling, along with other relevant information for homeowners.

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Neighborhood Resources includes information on dealing with graffiti removal, block parties, animal control, street repairs, odors and other neighborhood related quality of life issues.

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Helpful services provided by the fire and police departments. Report criminal activity, locate crime information, register alarms, and learn about crime prevention.

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Search for scheduled events and meetings in the city including documents relating to city council meetings and other meetings.

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This section contains information and links to the Peoria Public Library's website, the Arts Commission, the Center for Performing Arts, and Annual Arts festivals and Celebrations. 

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Information on recreation programs and classes, afterschool and preschool programs, sports leagues and locations and amenities of city parks.

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Information on bus routes, park and ride, dial a ride and bicycle paths. Also, road closures and lane restrictions.

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Use this page to find information on the city of Peoria website of interest to builders and developers.Included are inspections, zoning and zoning ordinance, the city code, general plan, permitting, and impact fees.

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How to get a business license, tax license, sales tax schedules/forms, register to use the online eTax system, pay taxes and fees. Bidding on contracts with the city and auctions, trash collection, recycling, traffic counts.

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Links to the Building Development Division and the Site Development Division of the Engineering Department

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Information on Building Permits. Find out about permits for signs, temporary use of property, filming, and alarms. Download forms and track applications for development, building, planning and engineering permits.

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The city's main document portal for development related documents including planning and zoning, building, engineering and fire prevention.

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Economic Development Services offerss Business and Real Estate Development, and other assistance for businesses and developers finding sites, understanding the area, and growing their businesses, on the website PeoriaAZSmart.com....

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The Seattle Mariners and the San Diego Padres conduct spring training at the Peoria Sports Complex each February and March. Everything you need to know is at PeoriaSpringTraining.com.

Hotels, Motels and RV ParksNavigational Arrow Image

A listing of area hotels, motels and RV Parks, listed by distance from the Peoria Sports Complex.

Lake PleasantNavigational Arrow Image

The city of Peoria, Arizona is proud to be the "Gateway to Lake Pleasant," one of the finest water recreation areas in Arizona.

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Links to Items of interest to tourists, including VisitPeoriaaz.com, our official tourism website.

Center for Performing ArtsNavigational Arrow Image

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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City of Peoria hiking trails information, directions and maps.

Area MapsNavigational Arrow Image

A listing of links to maps available on the city of Peoria Website.

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Special Events, sponsored and hosted by the city, held throughout the year at the Peoria Sports Complex, Oldtown Peoria and other areas.

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The Peoria Sports Complex is home to the San Diego Padres and Seattle Mariners during spring training, and many other events throughout the year.

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City Council Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 

Welcome to the City of Peoria City Council FAQ page. Below is a list of frequently asked questions of the City Council. If you do not see the answer listed to a question you have, you can email us at Information@PeoriaAz.Gov. On this page you will find answers to the most frequently asked questions that the  Mayor and City council receive. Check back here often for new additional questions.

When are City Council Meetings held? 

The City Council meets in Regular Meetings on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers located at 8401 W. Monroe Street, Peoria. Study Session Meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 4:00 p.m. in the Pine Room in main City Hall, 8401 W. Monroe Street, Peoria. Additional Study Sessions and Special Council Meetings are held with no less than 24 hours prior to the meeting notice on an as needed basis. All Council Meetings are open to the Public and, time permitting, citizens may speak before the Council at the Regular Meetings under Call to the Public. For more information call the City Clerk at 623-773-7340, or the Office of the Mayor and Council at 623-773-7306.

Who are Peoria's Mayor and Council? 

Legislative authority is vested in a six-member council and the mayor. In 1989, the city charter was amended to change the method of electing the council members from an at-large system to a district system. Peoria's six council districts are listed below, along with their respective elected representatives. The council members are elected for four-year terms on a staggered basis. The mayor is elected at-large to a four-year term.

The elected officials currently in office are listed below. Click each name for more information on that council member and district.

Official  Name  District  Term Expires 
Mayor Bob Barrett At Large January 2015
Vice Mayor Cathy Carlat Mesquite January 2017
Council member Bill Patena Ironwood January 2017
Council member Carlo Leone Pine January 2015
Council member Tony Rivero Acacia January 2015
Council member Ron Aames Palo Verde January 2015
Council member Jon Edwards Willow January 2017

How do I obtain copies of records maintained by Police or Municipal Court? 

For Police Records call: 623-773-7098
For Municipal Court Records call: 623-773-7400

Can I attend a City Council Meeting? 

With the exception of an Executive Session, all meetings of the City Council are open to the public.

How can I find out what is on the City Council Agenda, and can I speak at a City Council meeting? 

Time permitting, citizens may speak before the Council at any Regular City Council Meeting at the time the Mayor announces the A Call to the Public.  Any citizen may speak during a Public Hearing

To find out what is on the Agenda Download the agenda or call the Office of the City Clerk at 623-773-7340.