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Peoria's history, population, vision/mission statements, sustainability efforts, redistricting, and construction projects. Info on 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.

City of Peoria Press Release



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Meet Director of Human Resources Candidates

City of Peoria invites community to meet the candidates for the open Human Resources position.

5/29/2012

The city of Peoria is holding a candidates forum to meet the five candidates for the Director of Human Resources position on Wednesday, May 30  from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Pine Room of City Hall at 8401 W. Monroe Street in Peoria.

 

The candidates for the Director Human Resources include two current city of Peoria Department of Human Resources employees and three external candidates. Neil E. Bowerman, J.D. from Minneapolis, Minn., Julie Ayers, SPHR, CPM of Chino Valley, Ariz., James E. May of Mesa, and Peoria employees Lyman Locket, SPHR and Roberta J. Kimelton, PhD.

 

The forum allows the community to ask questions of the candidates. The Director of Human Resources position for the city of Peoria has been vacant since October, 2011 when Wynette Reed resigned as director to join the city of Goodyear as Human Resources Director. Assistant to the City Manager, Claudia Lujan has been acting Interim HR Director until the position is filled.

 

City of Peoria Human Resources Director Candidates Professional Biographies

 

J.D. Neil E. Bowerman, J.D.

  • Executive Director, Division of Human Resources, Minneapolis Public Schools, Minneapolis, Minn. (2009-2011)
  • Field Services Manager, Education Minnesota, St. Paul, Minn.  (2008-2009)
  • Mediator, Minnesota Bureau of Mediation Services, St. Paul, Minn. (2004-2008)
  • Labor/Employee Relations Manager and Counsel, Minneapolis Public Schools, Minneapolis, Minn. (1999-2004)

Bowerman received his B.A. degree in Personnel/Industrial Psychology and Philosophy from the University of Minnesota and his law degree from the University of Oregon School of Law in Eugene, Oregon.

 

Lyman Locket, SPHR

  • Manager Human Resources, city of Peoria, Peoria, Ariz. (2008 - present)
  • Director Human Resources, Coconino Community College, Flagstaff, Ariz. (2005 – 2008)
  • Managing Partner / HR Consultant, HRS - Human Resources Services, Rochester, Mich. (2003 - 2005)
  • Vice President Human Resources - Distribution Centers & Chief Diversity Officer, K-Mart Corporation, Troy, MI (2000 - 2003)

Locket received B.A. degree in business administration from American Inter-Continental University.

 

Julie Ayers, SPHR, CPM

  • County Administrator, Yavapai County Government, Prescott, Ariz. (2007 – present)
  • Director of Human Resources and Risk Management, Yavapai County Government, Prescott, Ariz. (2000 –2007)
  • Director of Human Resources, The Peaks Resort & Spa, Telluride, Colorado (1998 – 2000)

Ayer earned her B.S. in Business Management with Human Resources emphasis from Arizona State University in 1993, and is working towards a Masters of Public Administration from Grand Canyon University.

 

Roberta J. Kimelton

  • Human Resources Manager, City of Peoria, Peoria, Ariz.  (2008 - Present)
  • Principal Consultant/CEO,  RJK GROUP LLC, Winter Haven, Fla. (1989 – Present)
  • Director of Human Resources/Safety, Peace River Electric Cooperative, Inc, Wauchula, Fla. (1999 – 2005)
  • Human Resources Generalist, City of Denton, Texas (1989-1992)

 

Kimelton served as a non-commissioned officer in the army from 1981-1989. She earned a B.A. in Public Administration/Political Science from Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio and a master's of Public Administration from the University of Cincinnati in Cincinnati, Ohio, and a PhD in Public Policy/Public Law – College of Public Administration from Walden University, an online university based in Minneapolis, Minn.

 

James E. May

  • Deputy Human Resources Director, City of Phoenix, Arizona  (2002 - Present)
  • Assistant to the Director/Administrative Services Manager, City of Oakland, Calif. (1998 – 2001)
  • Human Resources Manager ; EEO/Affirmative Action Officer; Human Relations Coordinator, City of Vallejo, Calif. (1991 – 1998)

May earned a B.A. in Sociology from University of California, Santa Cruz and master's degree coursework in Public Administration Human Resource Management at California State University, Hayward, Calif.