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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.

Swimming Pool and Spa Fencing Requirements

These regulations pertain only to new residential pools (spas, and hot tubs with depth of 18" or more)

Requirements for all pools:

Exterior barriers

5 foot fence or wall is required on exterior of property. This protects outsiders from the hazardous pool, spa and hot tub site.

Gates

  • All gates in a swimming pool barrier/enclosure will be equipped to accommodate a locking device.
  • All pedestrian access gates will open outwards away from the pool.
  • Gates other than pedestrian access gates need not be self-closing or self-latching when they are kept secured by a padlock or similar locking device.
  • Gate latches will be located not less than fifty-four (54) inches above the underlying ground or will otherwise be made inaccessible from the outside to small children.

If latch is less than 54”:

  • The release mechanism will be located on the pool side of the gate at least five (5) inches below the top of the gate.
  • The gate barrier will have no opening greater than 1/2 inch within eighteen (18) inches of the release mechanism.

THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS ARE DESIGNED TO PROTECT CHILDREN
UNDER 7 YEARS OF AGE FROM GAINING ACCESS TO A POOL WHEN NO
SUPERVISION IS AT THE SITE.

Interior Barriers Required

  • A 5-foot fence completely enclosing the pool.

    GATES:
  • All gates in a swimming pool barrier/enclosure will be equipped to accommodate a locking device.
  • All pedestrian access gates will open outwards away from the pool.
  • Gate latches will be located not less than fifty-four (54) inches above the underlying ground.

If latch is less than 54”:

  • The release mechanism will be located on the pool side of the gate at least five (5) inches below the top of the gate.
  • The gate barrier will have no opening greater than 1/2 inch within eighteen (18) inches of the release mechanism.

    Lake front properties and above ground pools have special provisions identified which give equal protection for children. The requirements may be obtained from the Building Development Division.

If an interior fence is not installed, the following requirements must be met:

  • DOORS
    Doors giving direct access to pool must be self-closing, self-latching with the latch located a minimum of fifty-four (54) inches above ground OR they must be equipped with an alarm meeting the audible warning requirements of City Ordinance 07-11, Section 5-3109.4.1.8 (4)
  • WINDOWS
    Emergency escape or rescue windows from sleeping rooms which face within a swimming pool enclosure shall be equipped with a latching device located not less than fifty-four (54) inches above the floor. If latches are less than 54” above the floor, an interior fence will be required.

    Windows which face within a swimming pool enclosure that ARE NOT sleeping rooms shall be equipped with a latching device located not less than fifty-four (54) inches above the floor. As an alternate, a separate latching device shall be located not less than fifty-four (54) inches above the floor that prevents opening the window more than four (4) inches. This alternate latch shall not utilize a thumb turn type mechanism to attach and remove the latch. It shall operate with the use of a tool or keyed lock. These alternate latches will not be allowed on sleeping room windows. As an alternative, non sleeing room windows may be equipped with a wire mesh screen over the openable window area. The wire mesh screen shall be screwed into place from the outside.

    All glazing less than 60” from the water’s edge and less than 60” vertical from grade is to comply with International Residential Code R308 Hazardous Locations. Safety glazing is required in these locations.

    Phone Numbers:
    Building Development Division........... (623)773-7225
    Inspection Request................... (623)773-7220

    Download the Swimming Pool and spa barriers Inspection Checklist