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.

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Recreation Programs

                Administration Office:  
9875 N. 85th Ave.
Peoria AZ 85345
Monday - Thursday, 
7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
CLOSED Fridays 
Phone:  623-773-7137
Fax: 623-773-7180

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Peoria’s Before and After School Programs Needs Recreation Leaders 
We are looking for individuals who are good with children, enjoy helping children participate in a variety of programs and activities and are looking for a great work environment. The AM/PM program provides elementary school-aged children with a variety of activities such as arts and crafts, games, events, field trips during school breaks, outdoor activities and more at 22 Peoria Unified School District elementary schools before and after school. Employment opportunities are available for the position of Recreation Leaders I to support the program and assist the Recreation Leader III responsible for an AM/PM site

For all the details on this entry level opportunity, click here.
For more information on the AM/PM program, click here.

It's time to get ready for the fall and back to school!  Click our Fall GetActive brochure image below for information on our August-November activities!

 GetActive Cover     We offer a wide variety of programs, activities and classes for children, teens, adults, seniors and people with a disability including:
  • After school programs 
  • Summer programs 
  • Aquatics programs 
  • Sports 
  • Teen programs 
  • Adaptive recreation programs 
  • Senior programs 
  • Outdoor recreation  
  • Special interest classes 
  These programs are offered at a variety of City-run facilities including:
  • Peoria Community Center
  • Peoria Pool
  • Centennial Pool
  • Sunrise Pool and Family Center
  • City parks
  • Rio Vista Recreation Center

 Great recreation? Of course! Just ask a resident – 88% of which rated recreational opportunities in Peoria as “excellent” or “good” in a 2013 survey. Read it all at www.peoriaaz.gov/citizensurvey. 

If you are interested in receiving future Parks and Recreation activity information via e-mail, please feel free to forward your e-mail address to recreationmail@peoriaaz.gov. 


Recreation is a division of the Peoria Community Services Department. 
The additional Community Services divisions are below.

Parks Division image  Parks 
This division plans and conducts the maintenance of city parks, most right of way, trails, open space and most retention basins.
   Library image  Library Operations 
The Main Library and Sunrise Mountain Library offer adult, teen and youth programs and services, free Wi-Fi, free public computers, access to databases and free e-books and an interlibrary loan services.  
 Arts image  Arts
City of Peoria has established itself as an arts leader in the region. This division includes the City’s public art program, the Peoria Arts Commission (PAC), the Percent for the Arts Program and an arts grant program.
  Special Events Image  Special Events 
The City of Peoria hosts many exciting special events throughout the year for our community including the annual 4th of July All American Festival and the Halloween Monster Bash.
Sports Complex  Sports Complex  
Peoria Sports Complex, contains 13 full sized baseball fields and is home to the Seattle Mariners and the San Diego Padres for Spring Training and year round player development.  

Our Mission 
It is the mission of the Community Services Department to meet the needs of the citizens of Peoria by developing, implementing and maintaining quality programs, services, events and facilities which are cost effective, creative and responsive to citizen input.

E-mail: communityservices@peoriaaz.gov