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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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Trine University-Peoria hires associate vice president

A longtime Arizona resident with experience in higher education and business, and degrees from Cornell University, has been selected to lead Trine University Peoria.

5/9/2013

A longtime Arizona resident with experience in higher education and business, and degrees from Cornell University, has been selected to lead Trine University Peoria.

Deborah DeSimone, Ph.D. of Peoria has been named associate vice president and will serve as the chief administrative officer of the new Peoria campus, 14100 N. 83rd Ave. She begins Monday, May 6.

“I’m confident that Deborah’s experience in higher education administration and as a chief academic officer will ensure success at Trine University Peoria,” said Earl D. Brooks II, Ph.D., Trine president. “She is dedicated to providing high quality service to students and is eager to uphold Trine’s tradition of quality academic programs.”

As associate vice president, DeSimone is the chief administrator responsible for all campus operations and coordination of the academic programs. She will also work closely with faculty, support staff and other administrators while reaching out to engage the community in Trine’s effort to provide quality educational opportunities while also supporting economic development.

DeSimone holds three degrees from Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y.; a Bachelor of Science in materials science and engineering, and a Master of Science and doctorate degrees in electrical engineering.

She was dean of academic affairs from 2011 to 2012 at Anthem College Online, headquartered in Peoria, where she was responsible for all academic affairs, including faculty and staff oversight and course development. During her tenure, the school launched five degree programs. Anthem College confers associate and bachelor degrees.

From 2006 to 2010, DeSimone served as chief academic officer at Western International University, also in Phoenix. There, she directed all faculty, curriculum development, academic technology and academic affairs. WIU grants associate, bachelor and master degrees.
In addition, DeSimone has experience managing technology software business relations for both Motorola and Freescale Semiconductor and as an assistant professor in the Department of Materials Engineering at North Carolina State University, Raleigh.

“My skills and experience gained at Anthem and WIU will mesh well with my new responsibilities to lead a new campus for Trine,” DeSimone said. “I’m excited to join a university known for academic excellence and for delivering work-ready graduates.”
For more information about Trine University Peoria campus, visit www.trine.edu/peoria  or call
480-209-3549.

 

About Trine University in Peoria:
Trine University signed a development agreement with the City of Peoria in October of 2012 to establish a Trine University in Peoria campus that would offer degree programs in engineering, business, and computer science, among others. The university was granted accreditation from the Arizona State Board for Private Post-Secondary Education in January.

Founded in 1884 in Angola, Indiana, Trine University offers more than 35 degree programs on its main campus, as well as online and at regional campuses and education centers throughout Indiana and Michigan. The university has become the fastest-growing private university in Indiana over the last five years, with a 68 percent increase in enrollment. U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review have ranked Trine among the Midwest’s Best Colleges every year since 2008. The university’s job-placement rates are above the national average. Of the university’s 2012 graduating class, 92 percent of graduates found meaningful employment or were enrolled in graduate school within six months of commencement.