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.

 Active Adult Line 


Expand your horizons!  Registration deadline is one week prior to the first day of any class. Classes take place at the center unless otherwise noted. Some of the following classes are available for registration on-line through RecConnect. You can simply click on the class title to register.  For additional fitness classes, click on Health & Fitness.

Active Adult Box Zentangle
Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
The Zentangle Method is an easy-to-learn, relaxing and fun way to create beautiful image by drawing structured patterns. Everything you need to create Zentangle art can fit in your pocket.
#86095 Intro to Zentangle $10 (1 class)
September 23
#84750 Level 1 Zentangle $36 (3 classes)
Sept 30-Oct 14 

Paint brushes photo Active Adult Box One Stroke Painting
Learn this popular method of “One Stroke” painting. Taught by, Sheila Cohen. Certified Instructor.
Wednesday, 12:30 pm-3:00 pm
#86098 Intro to One Stroke $10 (1 class)
September 23 (No supplies needed)
#84742 Level 1 One Stroke $55 (3 classes)
Sept 30-Oct 14
($45 supply fee due to instructor-Cash Only)


Active Adult Box Active Adults Water Aerobics
Fridays 8 to 9 a.m. at Peoria Pool, 11200 N. 83rd Ave.
Session B (July 3-July 31), $14 per session or $4 for drop in 

Active Adult Box Computer/Digital Technology Classes 
Do you need some computer or digital skills? We offering the following classes to get your started.  Space is limited, preregistration is required.

  • Introduction to iPad: October 28, 1 - 2:15 p.m.
  • Introduction to iPad: October 26, 11:10 a.m. Please Note:  This class is on off-site trip goign to at Forum Desert Harbor 

Active Adult Box Shooter's World Courses
Tuesdays from 9:30 am –11:30 am
Class consists of 1 hour of instruction and 1 hour of range time. Gun rental and range time included In fee. For details, click class title above.

Drum photoActive Adult Box Drumming Classes (Brought to you by FSL)
Tuesdays, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Classes held July 21, August 18 and 25
Learn drumming techniques in a relaxed, Informal environment. This class held in a drop-in format. Free.



Active Adult Box Ceramics
Mondays (ongoing) 8:30 - 11 a.m.
Ceramics is a fun and relaxing hobby. Classes are open-entry, open-exit. Bring your own supplies or purchase them from the instructor, Betty Phillips. $25 for a 4-class punch card.

Active Adult Box AARP Driver Safety Program 
Fridays, 830 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
This defensive driving course is offered monthly. Bring a check payable to AARP the first day of class.
AARP Members: $15  |  Non-Members: $20 


Community Center/Senior Adult Program Staff 

Paula Considine, CTRS, CPRP, Recreation Supervisor
Kathleen Kresl, Recreation Coordinator
Peoria Community Center
8335 W. Jefferson
Peoria, AZ 85345
Phone: 623-773-7436

Email: communitycenter@peoriaaz.gov