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.

Willow District Photo Gallery  

Benevilla Grand Opening 2014 

4th of July 2014 - Jon on Stage 3 
Councilmember Edwards with Benevilla CEO Michelle Denesio, Property Owners’ Association President Lori Norris, and Property Manager Rhonda Allegria at the Grand Opening of the Benevilla satellite office at the Ventana Lakes Management Office in north Peoria. Councilmember Edwards introduces young guest announcers at Peoria’s All American Festival on July 4th at the Peoria Sports Complex.
6-14-14 Jacob Jelinek speaking  6-14-14 Jon Edwards with Jacob Jelinek and Thomas Prior
Jacob Jelinek, outgoing Youth Liaison to City Council, speaks at the final meeting where he and Alternate Youth Liaison Thomas Prior were seated with Peoria City Council. Jelinek and Prior were the first youth in the state to be appointed by a city to be seated with the City Council for meetings. Left to right – Jacob Jelinek - Youth Liaison to City Council, Councilmember Jon Edwards, Thomas Prior – Youth Liaison Alternate to City Council. Jelinek and Prior were recognized by City Council for their contributions as the state’s first youth appointed to sit on the dais and participate in council meetings.
Zane Car Show 1
Zane's Truck 2
Councilmember Edwards, Make-A-Wish recipient Zane Childress, and Sunrise Mountain High School teacher Scott Herger at the unveiling of a truck being remodeled on Zane’s behalf. Zane is recovering from surgery to remove cancerous tumors. Peoria Make-A-Wish recipient Zane Childress received his remodeled Chevrolet truck at the Barrett Jackson Auto Show.

 Lady Bug Release   West Valley Casino Topping Off 
Lady bug release at Sunrise Mountain Library was a hit with everyone, including Vice Mayor Edwards Vice Mayor Edwards represents Peoria by signing the “topping off” beam for the West Valley Resort
Liberty HS presentation  Fire Station 191 with Peoria High Students 
A classroom presentation by Councilmember Edwards to students in a career exploration unit. Students from local Peoria high schools, hosted by for the day by Councilmember Edwards, during a tour of Fire Station 191 in the downtown area.
SWAG recognition event with Luis Gonzales
    Ned Norris Jr Tohono O'odham Nation Chairman
Peoria PD “Students With Aspiring Goals” (SWAG) recognition event at Chase Field; Councilmember Edwards, Vice Mayor Rivero, and Luis Gonzalez. Peoria Councilmember Jon Edwards, left, with Tohono O'odham Nation Chairman Ned Norris Jr. and Peoria Mayor Bob Barrett.
Groundbreaking Agua Fria Truck Route Reliever  Charity Game Councilmember Edwards and Diamond Club 
Groundbreaking of the Agua Fria Truck Route Reliever, named Tessmer Rd. Councilmember Jon Edwards and his council colleagues along with Luella Tessmer. All recipients of Peoria Diamond Club grants for charitable work in the community.
Councilmember Edward with members of the West Valley Youth Leadership Commission  Peoria Youth and Jon Edwards 
Councilmember Edward with members of the West Valley Youth Leadership Commission as they meet with State Representatives Rick Gray, Debbie Lesko, and David Livingston on floor of the House of Representatives. At the State Capital, Councilmember Edwards with six Peoria youth commissioners.
Charity Game Jon with Sparky
Pioneer Park Art with Jon Edwards
Councilmember Edwards and Sparky at the annual Charity Game between the Mariners and Padres. Vice Mayor Edwards takes in the city’s newest public art piece, installed in January, 2015 at Pioneer Park.
ParkFest Apache 2014
2014 Bike Rodeo Winner
ParkFest at Apache Park was highlighted by mobile game truck, zipline, bounce houses and the very popular laser tag. Councilmember Edwards makes award to young Bike Rodeo winner at Apache ParkFest and Bike Rodeo. Bikes awarded in cooperation with Peoria Wal-Mart.
2015 Mariners Lobby Logo
2015 Mariner Locker
Vice Mayor Edwards in Mariner’s lobby at Peoria Sports Complex with Councilmember Patena.
Vice Mayor Edwards in the Mariner’s locker room.


RaeLynn Meets Winners

 2015 Stage Presentation 
Country music chart-topper RaeLynn meets with P83 Party High School Band Competition winners, Cosmicosby.
Toyota General Manager Jay Carly receives the P83 Street Party major sponsorship award from Vice Mayor Edwards.
2015 City Business Leaders
2015 Sign Mockup Port
P83 District public improvements began by demolishing old, nonoperational fountains at major corners. Business leaders from restaurants, theater, and retail joined the kickoff to the long awaited construction project.
Night time field test for P83 District color sign markers.
2015 303 Overpass
2015 Northern Parkway Opening
Vice Mayor Edwards at the Grand Opening of the Loop 303 overpass at I-10, creating a new, major connection for Peoria and other west valley cities.
County Supervisor Clint Hickman and Vice Mayor Edwards work together on a number of projects that benefit Peoria residents. Here they meet at the Grand Opening of Northern Parkway.


2015 Skunk Creek Opening

2015 Equestrian Riders
Vice Mayor Edwards proudly helped open the Skunk Creek Trailhead with parking and equestrian facilities to the public in December, 2014.
Immediately after Skunk Creek Trailhead opens in December of 2014, equestrian users hit the trail.


2015 PUSD Ground Break

 2015 Sunset Heights Dedication 
Peoria council members Patena and Carlat join Councilmember Edwards at the ground breaking of Sunset Heights Elementary School in August, 2013. Exactly one year after ground breaking, Sunset Height Elementary School opened to students. Councilmember Edwards honors Mary Lynn McCord, as the school’s library is named after her husband, Joe McCord.


Jon Edwards sworn in 

Councilmember Jon Edwards Welcome Sign 
Councilmember Jon Edwards sworn in with fellow Councilmembers Cathy Carlat and Bill Patena. Councilmember Jon Edwards
Jon Edwards with wife and daughter at P83  Jon Edwards with family 
Councilmember Edwards with his wife and daughter at the P83 Street Party. Councilmember Jon Edwards with his family.