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 23, 2015

Pine District Event Reminders  


The Peoria Police Department and Target Stores Partner For National Night Out

The Peoria Police Department is encouraging our media partners to join us for this year’s National Night Out on August 4, 2015. Our local Target stores are partnering in this celebration to promote community involvement and crime prevention.

The events give our community a chance to meet and interact with our officers while getting a up-close look at SWAT robots, patrol vehicles and police motorcycles. Those attending can also learn ways to keep their homes and family safe, and talk one-on-one with their area police officers.

This year’s events will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at three local Target stores. These events will offer plenty of video opportunities and representatives from both Target and the police department will available for interviews at the Lake Pleasant location.

For more information please call Public Safety Information Officer Isabel Wolfe at 623-773-8811.

Target Store, 9350 W. Northern Avenue
Target Store, 8055 W. Bell Road
Target Store, 24890 N. Lake Pleasant Parkway

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Peoria Police Department and Kohl’s Helping Students Prepare for Back to School

The Peoria Police Officer’s Association Charities organization in partnership with the Peoria Police Department is proud to announce the kick off of a new back to school program to help students in our community. This event will take place at Kohl’s located at Happy Valley Road and Lake Pleasant Parkway on July 31 at 9:00 A.M. Members of the police department and other volunteers will accompany 12 children while they shop at Kohl’s to prepare to head back to school. The children will get a new backpack and clothing to help them prepare for the upcoming school year.

This event is supported by Kohl’s Department stores and would not be possible without the continued support of our community partners. For more information in regards to this event please contact Jim Cousins at 623-695-1522.

Friday, July 31, 2015
9:00 AM

Kohl’s Department Store
10072 W. Happy Valley Rd.

Peoria Police, Fire and Medical Team Up With the Boys and Girls Club for  
Back to School and Safety Event

The Peoria Police Department and Peoria Fire and Medical have partnered with the Boy’s and Girl’s Club to host a Back to School and Safety Event.

The Peoria Boys and Girls Club will be handing out free backpacks and school supplies courtesy of Reunion Church for students who may otherwise not have the means to obtain school supplies. They have also partnered with local hair stylists to provide free haircuts to students.

Peoria Police and Fire and Medical will also be there to provide families education on safety measures they can take to prevent tragedies. Peoria Police will be handing out free gun locks and gun safety pamphlets. They will also be providing tips courtesy of “ Where’s Baby? Look Before you Lock” Campaign to remember not to lock children in cars during the hot summer months.

Peoria Fire and Medical will be on hand to provide car seat information and installation instructions.

Last year, the Boys and Girls Club hosted upwards of 200 families for this event. They expect a similar turn out this year but supplies are limited and will be first come first serve.

If you have questions please contact Sergeant Shari Howard with the Peoria Police Department at 623-773-5059.

Friday, July 31, 2015
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Peoria Boys and Girls Club
11820 N. 81st Ave.


Employment Open House – City of Peoria Hiring Hundreds of People for Mid–Decade Census  

Applicants interested in working the city of Peoria’s Special Census are encouraged to attend this event. Human Resources staff will be available to answer your questions about job opportunities available for the Special Census and schedule you for testing. Applications will be available at the locations. The City of Peoria's Special Census is in need of Enumerators and other clerical type positions. Enumerators are paid $16.25 per hour, plus mileage. Office Clerks are paid $12.25 per hour. To be considered for temporary census employment, interest cards and applications are available online at www.peoriaaz.gov/census2015, or may be picked up at Peoria City Hall, Peoria Public Libraries, Peoria Community Center and the Rio Vista Community Center. For more information, call Peoria Human Resources at 623-773-7624.

Open House will be held:

Tuesday, July 28 - noon – 5 p.m. at Sunrise Mountain Library – Community Room (21109 N. 98th Ave Peoria AZ 85382)

Thursday, July 30 - 7 a.m. – noon at Rio Vista Community Center – Riverside Room (8866-A West Thunderbird Rd. Peoria AZ 85381)

Thursday, Aug. 6 - 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Sunrise Mountain Library – Community Room (21109 N. 98th Ave Peoria AZ 85382)