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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.

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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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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.

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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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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.

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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.

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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Arts Commission 

Vacancy: One Regular Partial Term Position

Authority:  Ordinance No. 87-51, 88-18, 93-07, (City Code,1992 Edition, Chapter 2, Section 2-127)
Members:  7
Terms:  4 years (staggered)
Approx. hrs/month:  4-hours
Scheduled - 2nd Tuesday of each month

Powers and Duties 

The Commission promotes arts and culture for Peoria.  It recommends the acquisition of art for the City's public art collection, and is involved in activities promoting the visual arts, performing arts, and arts in education. Click here for the Arts Commission web page.

Click here to access the Board and Commission Application page.


2015 Meetings
October 13, 2015 Agenda     
September 8, 2015 No Meeting Notice  No Results No Minutes
August 11, 2015 Agenda  Results   
July 14, 2015 Agenda  Results  Minutes 
June 9, 2015 Agenda  Results  Minutes 
May 12, 2015 No Meeting Notice      No Results No Minutes
April 14, 2015 Agenda  Results  Minutes 
March 10, 2015     No Meeting Notice  No Results No Minutes
February 10, 2015 Agenda  Results  Minutes 
January 13, 2015 Agenda  Results  Minutes 
2014 Meetings      
December 9, 2014   Agenda  Results  Minutes 
November 6, 2014 Ratification Notice and Special Meeting Agenda   Results  Minutes 
October 14, 2014 Agenda  Results  Minutes 
September 9, 2014 Agenda - Meeting Cancelled  Results  No Minutes
August 12, 2014    Special Meeting Agenda  Results  Minutes 
August 5, 2014 Special Meeting Agenda - Meeting Cancelled  Results  No Minutes
August 12, 2014 No Meeting Notice  No Results No Minutes
July 8, 2014    No Meeting Notice  No Results No Minutes
June 10, 2014 No Meeting Notice  No Results         No Minutes
May 13, 2014     Agenda  Results  Minutes 
April 8, 2014 Agenda  Results  Minutes 
March 11, 2014 Agenda  Results  Minutes 
February 12, 2014 Agenda  Results  Minutes 
January 14, 2014 Agenda  Results  Minutes