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.

Code Amending Ordinances   


A code amending ordinance is an ordinance that changes the intent or a specific area of the City of Peoria City Code.  These ordinances are approved by Council with an effective date contained therein.  The code amending ordinances listed below are being made available in order to provide an up-to-date record of all City Code amendments approved by Council, but not yet administratively incorporated (codified) into the official City Code.  These ordinances will serve as record until such time as they are codified into the official City Code (1977 & 1992 Editions) by the City Attorney’s Office.  Click the following links to access the official City of Peoria City Code or City Charter.


Documents are in Adobe Acrobat PDF format.  Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view the documents.  For more information on Adobe Acrobat ReaderCLICK HERE.  For general questions for the City Clerk's Office e-mail CityClerk@peoriaaz.gov.  For questions regarding Records Management e-mail PublicRecords@peoriaaz.gov.



2010 Code Amending Ordinances



Amending Chapter 14 of the Peoria City Code (1992) amending Article 14-68 pertaining to permissible routes.



Amending Chapter 2 of the Peoria City Code (1992) pertaining to disposition of forfeited unclaimed property consisting of guns and dangerous weapons.



Amending Chapter 2 of the Peoria City Code (1992 Edition) amending Section 2-227 and Table 2-227 to reduce the application fee required to obtain a permit to engage in commercial electronic or film recording in Peoria.



Amending Chapter 9 of the Peoria City Code (1992 Edition) regulating the use of fireworks within the City of Peoria corporate limits.



Amending Chapters 2 and 25 of the Peoria City Code (1992 Edition) amending Sections 2-406, 2-407, 2-410, 2-224 and Table 2-224; and Sections 25-1, 25-119, 25-122 regarding utility deposits and collection of utility service charges.


2011 Code Amending Ordinances 



Amending Chapter 14 of the Peoria City Code (1977 Edition) amending Article 14-34 “Signs” pertaining to Special Event Signs, Grand Opening Signs, and Flags.



Amending Chapter 14 of the Peoria City Code (1977 Edition) amending Section 14-3-4 and Section 14-3-5 with respect to screening and wall standards.



Amending Chapter 14 of the Peoria City Code (1977 Edition) amending Articles 14-2 Definitions, 14-3 General Provisions, 14-9 Non-Residential Districts, and 14-39 Administrative Procedures of the Peoria Zoning Ordinance as it pertains to the sales of Permissible Consumer Fireworks.



Amending Chapter 14 of the Peoria City Code (1977 Edition) amending Articles 14-2 Definitions, 14-3 General Provisions, and 14-9 Non-Residential Districts of the Peoria Zoning Ordinance as it pertains to Medical Marijuana Dispensaries and Cultivation Facilities.


Amending Chapter 17 of the Peoria City Code (1992 Edition) amending the definitions of smoking and public places.


Amending Chapter 14 of the Peoria City Code (1977 Edition) amending Article 14-22A pertaining to distribution of hillside disturbance.



Amending Chapter 14 of the Peoria City Code (1977 Edition) amending Article 14-38 pertaining to Historic Preservation, including definitions, Historic Landmark/District designation criteria, and the Historic Landmark/District review process.



Amending Chapter 14 of the Peoria City Code (1977 edition) amending Article 14-5-6, Property Development Standards for Permitted Residential Uses with respect to building setbacks and lot coverage.



Amending Chapter 8 of the Peoria City Code (1992 edition) amending Section 8-5 pertaining to legal descriptions for City Council district boundaries.



Amending Chapter 5 of the Peoria City Code (1992 Edition) amending various Sections pertaining to the Backflow Prevention Program in order to update the code in compliance with the requirements of County, State and Federal Backflow regulations.



Amending Chapter 25 of the Peoria City Code (1992 Edition) amending various Sections pertaining to the Point of Use Compliance Program.



Amending Chapter 12 of the Peoria City Code (1992 Edition) amending various Sections of the tax code for items approved by the Municipal Tax Code Commission.