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.

Frequently Asked Questions 


When do the pools open for the public? 

Sunrise Pool opening day is Saturday, May 22.  Centennial Pool opening day is Monday, May 24; and Peoria Pool opening day is Monday, May 24 (Peoria Pool opens for weekend open swim on June 5). 


When do swim lessons begin? 

Evening spring swim lessons are currently being offered at Sunrise Pool and Centennial Pool.  Morning and evening summer swim lessons begin Monday, May 24 at Sunrise Pool, Centennial Pool, and Peoria Pool.


Are you hiring? 

Yes, we are hiring a few positions this season.  All positions require Red Cross certifications and must go through the City of Peoria application process.  Please view the Employment page for further information.


How long are swim lessons? 

Each session of swim lessons is Monday-Thursday for two weeks.  If available, lessons cancelled due to a home swim meet, holiday, or weather will be made up on the following Friday.  Following the eight days of instruction, each participant will receive a free open swim pass good at any Peoria pool.


What level do I register my child in? 

If your child took lessons last summer, we strongly recommend registering them in the same level as a refresher.  For more assistance regarding level placement, please view our swim lesson descriptions and level placement information.


What if the class I want is full? 

Many of our classes fill up quickly.  If you are not able to find another time or pool that works for you, please add yourself to the waitlist and we will try to accommodate you.  If there is space in the pool, we will often open new classes up based on demand.


When does swim team start? 

Swim team officially starts Monday, May 24.  Registration begins online for residents Wednesday, May 5 at 6:00am and Thursday, May 6 for non-residents and phone registrations.  Spots fill quickly, so be sure to register early.


What is the swim team fundraiser this year? 

There is no swim team fundraiser this year.  The registration fees ($80/residents, $140/non-residents) are the only mandatory fees for swim team.


What if I can't afford swim lessons and/or swim team, but really want my child to learn to swim? 

Thanks to Southwest Ambulance and the City of Peoria, we offer several free swim lessons to our community.  These beginning lessons are at Peoria Pool during the summer sessions.  Check the schedule for specific classes.  In addition, the City of Peoria has a youth scholarship program which is available for those in need.  For more details on the scholarship program, please call 623-773-7137.


How much is open swim? 

Open swim is $1.50 for adults (17 and older); $.50 for children (2-16) and free for those under 2.  Fees are collected at the front desk at the pools, or you can save money by purchasing a punch card or seasonal pass.  Punch cards are $20, have $21 worth of punches on them, and can be purchased at the pools.  Seasonal passes are $20 for individuals (registration code 56239) and $60 (registration code 56240) for a family of 6.  Passes are good at all three pools for the entire 2010 season.


Is there lap swimming available? 

Yes, lap swim is available at all three pools during open swim hours.  In addition, one lane will be open at Centennial and Peoria pool during swim lesson times for lap swim.  Make sure to check the pool calendar or call ahead to confirm dates and times.


Do any of the pools have an indoor workout facility? 

The pools do not have an indoor workout facility.  The City of Peoria does have a state of the art Recreation Center, Rio Vista, located at 8866 N. Thunderbird Rd.