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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.

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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.

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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.

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

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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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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.

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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.

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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.

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.

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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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Peoria Leadership Institute Session Schedule 

Spring 2013 Class Schedule

1) Managing the City and its Finances
When: Wednesday, April 24 - 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Peoria City Council Chamber, 8401 W. Monroe Street
What:    Presenting Departments - City Manager, Finance, Budget

  • Welcome and Intro from Elected Official
  • Introduction by City Manager; discussion of overall city organizational structure, Council-Manager form of government
  • Where does the city get its money? Discussion of taxes, fees, etc.
  • How does the city spend its money? Discussion of budget

2) Keeping the City Safe - Peoria Fire Department
When: Wednesday, May 1 - 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Pinnacle Peak Public Safety Station, 23100 N. Lake Pleasant Rd., Conf Pinnacle Training Rm
What: Presenting Department - Fire

  • Fire, EMS, emergency preparedness

3) Community Policing and the Courts
When: Wednesday, May 8 - 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Peoria Public Safety Administration Building, 8351 W. Cinnabar Avenue, (behind City Hall) Peoria Room, 2nd Floor
What: Presenting Departments - Police, City Attorney, Court

  • Police services, 911 dispatch, neighborhood enhancements
  • City Attorney’s Office and Municipal Court

4) Building Community and Total Planning 
When: Wednesday, May 15 - 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where:   Development and Community Services Building, 9875 N. 85th Avenue, (behind City Hall) Point of View Room, 1st Floor
What: Presenting Departments – Planning & Comm. Dev., Economic Dev. Services, Engineering

  • What goes where? How the community is planned , proactive economic development
  • What gets built? Infrastructure and building safety
  • Sustainability

5) Service Hits the Streets
When: Wednesday, May 22 - 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Municipal Operations Center, 8850 N. 79th Avenue, Roadrunner East/West Rooms
What: Presenting Departments – Finance, Public Works/Utilities

Customer service
Public Works services – trash, recycling, street maintenance
Utility services  - water, wastewater, water conservation

6) Play Peoria-Recreation, Arts, and Culture
When: Wednesday, May 29 - 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Peoria Sports Complex – 16101 N. 83rd Avenue, Mariners Multi-Purpose Room in Mariners Clubhouse
What:   Presenting Department – Community Services

  • Parks & recreation facilities
  • Recreation programs & classes
  • Libraries
  • Spring Training
  • Peoria Center for the Performing Arts, AZ Broadway Theatre

7) City Council Roundtable and Graduation
When: Tuesday, June 4 - 6:00 p.m. to 7 p.m. (before City Council Meeting)
Where: Peoria City Council Chamber, 8401 W. Monroe Street
What: Presenting Departments – City Clerk, City Council, City Manager

  • City Clerk – elections, districts, open meetings law
  • Roundtable discussion with Mayor & City Council prior to City Council meeting
  • Graduation ceremony at beginning of City Council meeting
  • All graduates are welcome to stay for the City Council meeting

A light catered meal, will be provided at each session (ready @ 6 p.m. with sessions starting at 6:30 p.m.) It is acceptable to bring water or an alternate beverage with you – soda, juice, ice tea etc.

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