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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.

Weather Preparedness 

StormReady
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StormReady® communities are better prepared to save lives from the onslaught of severe weather through better planning, education, and awareness. No community is storm proof, but StormReady® can help communities save lives. View a brochure.

Peoria received their StormReady designation in August 2004. "The National Weather Service recognized Peoria for the wide variety of community disaster resistant projects that help prepare citizens for severe desert weather and flood threats," said Phoenix NWS Weather Forecast Office Meteorologist in Charge, Anton Haffer. "Peoria is the third community within the Phoenix metropolitan area to receive this formal certification. Paradise Valley and Mesa received their certifications in 2003. Read the entire news story.
 
Extreme Heat

Extreme heat can be a serious concern in Arizona during the summer months. Learn about heat waves from the Red Cross.
In the Arizona desert, it is important to know Desert Survival Tips and Information.

Be prepared for extreme heat conditions. Find out about how to be prepared from FEMA.

Understanding the heat index is an important part to preventing heat illness.  Learn about the heat index and other heat safety topics from the National Weather Service. 
 
Flash Floods 

Flash Flood during an Arizona storm can submerge you in an instant (literally). Find out from the Red Cross about flash floods and how to protect yourself from becoming a victim of one.

Be prepared for a flash flood - Click here to find out how from the National Weather Service. It is important to not only know what to do before a flash flood, but also what to do during and after a flash flood. Learn from FEMA what to do before, during, and after. 
 
Power Outages and Blackouts

Power outages, or blackouts, can occur unexpectedly during a Monsoon storm. Find out from the Red Cross about safety during a blackout and how you can prepare. Rolling Blackouts can also be planned due to extreme electrical demand (such as during periods of extreme heat), weather conditions, issues with the utility company or delivery system, or other issues. Learn more about rolling blackouts from the Red Cross. To report a power outage in your area, contact your local utility company. Two of the most common utility providers in Peoria are APS and SRP. 
 
Lightning Safety 

Lightning is one of the most severe hazards during the Arizona Monsoon season. Learn about lightning from the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Association (NOAA). You can also  learn about lightning from the National Weather Service. Lightning can not only damage property, it can be a killer. Learn the medical aspects of lightning from the National Weather Service. View fact sheets and videos regarding lightning.