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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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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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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.

City of Peoria Press Release



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Butler Water Reclamation Facility Earns National Award

Named American Public Works Assoc. Project of the Year

6/29/2009

Washington, DC—The Peoria Butler Water Reclamation Facility was recently named a Public Works Project of the Year by the American Public Works Association (APWA). The City of Peoria, Ariz., managing agency, along with primary contractor Sundt Construction, Inc. and primary consultant Black & Veatch Corporation, will be presented with the award during APWA’s International Public Works Congress & Exposition held in September in Columbus, Ohio.

APWA Projects of the Year awards are presented annually to promote management and administration excellence of public works projects by recognizing alliances between managing agencies, contractors, consultants and their cooperative achievements. This year APWA selected 19 projects in five categories: Disaster or Emergency Construction/Repair, Environment, Historical Restoration/Preservation, Structures and Transportation. The Peoria Butler Drive Water Reclamation Facility project received the award in the Environment category, more than $75 million range.

The Peoria Butler Water Reclamation Facility project is the largest capital project in the City of Peoria’s history. The facility became the largest Membrane Bioreactor (MBR) facility in North America when it was commissioned in 2008. MBR was the selected method of treatment allowing the City to provide high-quality, reliable effluent recharge in a small footprint. MBR’s low-profile, compact structures are architecturally compatible with the facility’s surroundings. The City also has started design work for a public park on adjacent property, which will be irrigated with reclaimed water from the facility.

The project stands out not only because the facility serves the city’s need for sustainable water planning, it also retains water credits necessary to sustain the city’s economic development. The plant features state-of-the-art odor control technologies including covers for all major process units. Much of the plant is below grade. The plant air is scrubbed and deodorized before being released into the atmosphere.
The 10 million gallons per day (mgd) facility is expandable to 13 mgd. Flows are delivered via a 25 mgd peak capacity remote pump station that has rough screening capabilities. The new plant features fine screens, nitrogen control, and UV disinfection. Solids are dewatered with three 275 gpm centrifuges. A screw conveyor system conveys dewatered solids to truck containers that haul the waste to a landfill. The dewatering process layout was sited to allow for a future addition of high-level solids treatment to achieve a Class A biosolids suitable for reuse.

About Peoria's Butler Water Reclamation Facility

In its first phase, the facility has the ability to treat 10 mgd of wastewater, producing reclaimed water suitable for artificial aquifer recharge or reuse. By recharging the aquifer, the city earns water credits, which means that Peoria can extract the equivalent amount of water from the aquifer to meet future water needs. With the simple installation of several additional membrane cassettes, the facility will ultimately treat 13 mgd.

The Influent Pump Station (IPS) is located offsite in a prime commercial area that was undergoing concurrent development of high-end retail shops, restaurants and entertainment venues. The adjacent intersection had suffered from odor problems in the past, and one of the primary considerations for the operation of the IPS was that it prevent inherent odors from impacting the adjacent development, as well as to structurally blend aesthetically with the neighborhood. The solution to this problem was to construct the facility with a focus on architectural continuity and the inclusion of a low-profile odor control system.

The Butler Water Reclamation Facility was planned, designed and constructed to be a good neighbor and environmental steward. As the nation’s largest operational MBR water reclamation facility, it is accomplishing this on a daily basis.

About APWA

The American Public Works Association (www.apwa.net) is a not-for-profit, international organization of more than 29,500 members involved in the field of public works. Originally chartered in 1937, APWA serves its members by promoting professional excellence and public awareness through education, advocacy and the exchange of knowledge. With 64 chapters throughout North America, APWA is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri, and has an office in Washington, D.C.

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