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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.

City of Peoria Press Release



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Ethanol Grant Helps Peoria Reduce Emissions

Expanded Bio-Fuel Program Will Displace 4,000 Barrels of Foreign Oil

2/21/2007

PEORIA, Ariz. (Feb. 21, 2007) – Peoria received an $80,000 grant from the Gila River Indian Community and will use the funds to install an ethanol tank to fuel city vehicles. The grant check was presented during the Peoria City Council meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 20.

Expanding bio-fuel capability has been a priority for Peoria Fleet Manager Warren Laing, and the grant funding from the Gila River Indian Community has accelerated that effort.

“The money from the Gila River Indian Community moved our plans up by four or five years – we’re now a leader among municipalities in bio-fuel capability,” he said.

Adding ethanol capability to the city’s fleet will have an annual greenhouse gas impact equal to removing 13 vehicles from the road. In the course of a year, a vehicle burning E-85 uses about 1/3 the petroleum products and produces 20% less greenhouse gases (including carbon dioxide and methane) than the same vehicle burning standard gasoline, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

Peoria’s fleet currently has about 65 vehicles that can burn the ethanol fuel, called E-85 because it is a blend of 85% ethanol and 15% petroleum gasoline. When possible in the future, the city will purchase E-85 capable vehicles when replacing older models – the goal is to have bio-fuel capability (E-85 or bio-diesel) in 75% of its fleet in five years. There is no additional cost to purchase an E-85 vehicle versus a vehicle that cannot take the fuel.

In fall 2005, Peoria introduced bio-diesel to its fleet, a move that displaced about 3,000 barrels of foreign oil annually in favor of a domestically produced bio-fuel. Laing estimates that adding the E-85 capability will displace an additional 1,000 barrels of foreign oil per year – a number that will rise as new, ethanol-capable machines replace older vehicles over time.

With the grant funding in had, Peoria is purchasing an ethanol tank and arranging its installation at the city’s municipal operations center. The goal is to have the infrastructure ready and begin using the E-85 fuel this May.

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MEDIA CONTACT: Warren Laing, Fleet Manager, 623-773-7460

EMISSIONS INFO: Environmental Protection Agency: www.fueleconomy.gov/feg/byfueltype.htm