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.

Senior Special  Events

Adults aged 50 and better are encouraged to take part in any of the activities offered at the Community Center throughout the year.  There is no membership fee required and programs are open to residents and non-residents.  So...take a trip, get fit, celebrate an event, meet new people, have fun!

Join in the fun! Events take place at the Community Center and are free unless otherwise noted.
Lunch is served following most events. A $3.00 donation and 24 hour notice are requested.
Call 623-979-3911 for lunch reservations.


Wednesday, November 19th 

8:30AM-10:30AM                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Rio Vista Park, 8866 W. Thunderbird Rd. 
It's time for the Turkey Trot 5K and Mashed Potato Mile. T-shirt, entertainment, breakfast by Peoria Firefighter Charities, fun bag and door prizes are all included in fee ($17 for XXL & XXXL t-shirts). Register before October 30 to guarantee your shirt at the event. The Turkey Trot is one of the three Trifecta walks, sign up for all three at the same time to save! #81111



Wednesday, November 26th

9:30AM-Noon                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Buy some handmade presents for yourself and others at this annual sale and party. Get some goodies for the Holiday weekend, too! Enjoy the entertainment, maybe do a little dancing, and then eat a traditional Thanksgiving meal for lunch. Bring your homemade goodies for the bake sale!     


Wednesday, December 10th

8:00AM-10:00AM                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Join us for a morning of fun! Enjoy a FREE pancake breakfast! Co-sponsored by the Peoria Fire Department. Make your reservations early by calliing the Peoria Community Center at 623-773-7436 (Must RSVP). Santa will be arriving to take pictures after breakfast, so have you smiles ready.     



Friday, December 19th  

9:30am-Noon                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Tis the season to be jolly! A Cookie Walk starts off the morning followed by pictures with Santa, a sing-along, dancing with music by Bobby Freemon and a traditional dinner will be served with dessert. Call in advance to save your spot. 623-979-3570   



Register for all three Fun Walks and receive a special commemorative t-shirt for your completed efforts and save a couple of bucks all at the same time.  Fee includes registration to Turkey Trot, New Year’s Resolution and Step Into Spring Fun Walks, fun bags and t-shirts at each event and door prizes. Sponsored by CareMore.

$40 fee ($46 for XXL & XXXL t-shirts) 
Turkey Trot, November 19th, 2014
New Year’s Resolution January 28th, 2015
Step Into Spring, March, 2015 (TBD) 



Sunday, November 16th 2014   
Support your local Special Olympics Team! We buy most of the athlete’s uniforms and equipment for the year through the proceeds from this tournament. Sponsorships are available! Pick up a brochure at the front desk.
Palmbrook Country Club
9350 W. Greenway Road
Sun City, AZ 85351 

In partnership with the City of Peoria Adaptive Recreation Program 







Community Center Staff 

Paula Considine, CTRS, CPRP, Recreation Supervisor
Bill Moss, Recreation Coordinator
Peoria Community Center
8335 W. Jefferson
Peoria, AZ 85345
Phone: 623-773-7436
E-mail: communitycenter@peoriaaz.gov