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.

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

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

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.

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

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.

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

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


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.

City Manager’s Message on Diversity and Inclusion

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.

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

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

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

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

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. 

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

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

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.

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.

Business and Real EstateDevelopment, and other assistance for businesses and developers finding sites, understanding the area, and growing their businesses. Links to the Building Development Division and PeoriaED.Com.

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.

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

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.

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

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

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

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. 

City of Peoria hiking trails information, directions and maps.

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

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

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


Pine District Update for July 2, 2015

Pine District Event Reminders  


Peoria's Annual Fourth of July All-American Festival

 The City of Peoria invites the community to the 32nd Annual 4th of July All-American Festival, presented by Sears Vacations, on Saturday, July 4 at the newly renovated Peoria Sports Complex, 16101 N. 83rd Ave.

The most colorful fireworks in the skies will be the finale to the event, but the evening also includes entertainment, food eating contests, a cornhole tournament and family-friendly activities such as face painting, water slides and inflatables and a flyover. Food concessions and cold beer will be available to enjoy. 

All of our activity zones feature a different activity or program.  Kianna Martinez will perform on the Country Zone Stage. The Old School Zone, sponsored by Budweiser, features the band Outside the Line. The Rock N’ Roll Zone will feature the band Lane Change along with the annual Cornhole Tournament. The Kids Zone, sponsored by Arrowhead Town Center, BT Bouncers and Paradise Bouncers, will include performances by the youth bands Thought Motion and Cosmicosby.  The two Water Zones, sponsored by Future Stars International Enterprises, will be the place to cool down.

The Peoria Food Challenge, sponsored by Sonic, include drinking a Route 44 size Slush or eating three pounds of tator tots as fast as possible. In the hot dog eating contest contestants try to eat as many footlong hot dogs as possible in just 10 minutes. Teams of two can compete against each other during the Cornhole Tournament.

Gates open at 5 p.m.  Admission at the door is $10 for ages 13 and older, ages 12 and under are free.  Presale tickets, available May 4 through July 3, are only $7. Parking is free. Fireworks will begin at approximately 9:15 p.m., weather permitting. Seating is on the plush lawn and is on a first-come, first-served basis. Attendees are allowed to bring blankets or lawn chairs, and even your own food, but must leave all glass containers, pets, canopies/umbrellas and bicycles at home. Outside alcohol, outside fireworks and grills are also prohibited. All bags and coolers are subject to search.

The Peoria Sports Complex is located at 16101 N. 83rd Ave., just south of Bell Road. Purchase presale tickets in the following ways:

  • Online: www.peoriasportscomplex.com  
  • By Phone: 623-773-8700, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • In person:
  • Peoria Sports Complex Operations Office, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Community Services office, 9875 N. 85th Ave., Monday – Thursday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Rio Vista Recreation Center, 8866-A W. Thunderbird Rd., Monday-Friday from
    5 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., Saturday from 8 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Peoria Community Center, 8335 W. Jefferson St., Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Road Restrictions and Closures for All-American Festival

The city is initiating road closures as late as possible to minimize the inconvenience to residents and drivers, yet still enable the city to execute the traffic plan and create the safest and timeliest traffic egress possible. There will be Peoria Police officers at every impacted intersection monitoring traffic and controlling the traffic signals. Residents needing access to their homes from Thunderbird Road should use either 75th or 79th avenues. 83rd Avenue north and southbound traffic, between Thunderbird and Bell Road will be restricted from approximately 9 to 10:30 p.m. Parking at the Peoria Sports Complex is expected to be at full capacity between 7 and 8 p.m. Visitors may encounter closure signage if the parking lots are full. For more information about Peoria’s annual 4th of July All-American Festival, go to www.peoriaaz.gov/specialevents.

Peoria Firefighters Warn of Firework Dangers

Every 4th of July holiday the Peoria Fire Department responds to fire and injury calls involving fireworks, and wants to make sure our community is aware of the new rules and still exiting dangers involving fireworks. Consumer fireworks for the upcoming holiday can now be purchased through July 6; however, there are several limitations on where permitted fireworks can be used within the City of Peoria. Fireworks cannot be used on city property, including parks, city streets, and city sidewalks. They also cannot be used on state land or on school property, unless a permit has been issued. The penalty for violating city code pertaining to fireworks in a Class 2 misdemeanor and is punishable with the fine up to $750 or up to four months in jail. Rather than using fireworks at home, residents are encouraged to enjoy the firework show at the All-American Festival at the Peoria Sports Complex on July 4th from 5:00-10:00 p.m.

No change to Trash Service for Independence Day Holiday 

There will be no change in solid waste service due to the Independence Day Holiday. Please treat this week like a normal week, placing your cans at the curb for pick-up.