Welcome to Peoria's newsroom! Here you will find the latest news and information about events in Peoria, Arizona.
The city of Peoria closes park and recreation amenities to curb spread of COVID-19.
03/31/2020 7:32 PM
Mayor Cathy Carlat’s Second Proclamation of the Mayor Under the Declaration of a State of Local Emergency, all City buildings will be closed to the public to take further action to protect the health and safety of Peoria residents and mitigate the effects and spread of COVID-19.
03/21/2020 5:08 PM
Peoria Mayor Cathy Carlat has declared a state of local emergency in response to the (COVID-19) global pandemic to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the people.
03/19/2020 1:17 PM
The city of Peoria has decided to close Rio Vista Recreation Center, the Peoria Community Center/CARC, both Peoria libraries, Peoria Center for the Performing Arts and the West Valley Art Museum (located in City Hall). These closures are effective Wednesday, March 18, 2020 until further notice.
03/17/2020 5:54 PM
The city will postpone all events, programs and sports leagues into April.
03/13/2020 5:36 PM
These tips will help prevent the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19).
03/13/2020 2:52 PM
The Peoria Main and Sunrise Mountain Libraries have closed the outside bookdrops at both buildings.
03/31/2020 4:56 PM
Earlier this week, President Trump announced two acts to help individuals and businesses during the COVID-19 outbreak.
03/31/2020 4:52 PM
The What’s Happening Art Movement (WHAM), located at 16560 N. Dysart Road, Surprise, Arizona, has started a Cards for Seniors campaign in the wake of closures and restrictions imposed in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak.
03/31/2020 4:41 PM
After the popular Peoria Arts and Cultural Festival was cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak, organizers came up with the idea to go virtual.
03/31/2020 4:37 PM
As Census Day approaches, early numbers indicate that Peoria residents are taking advantage of the online self-response option more often than any other city in Arizona.
03/31/2020 4:30 PM
As part of the efforts to aid local businesses in Peoria, the Peoria Small Business Taskforce will be making phone calls to check in, offer resources, and connect them with the Small Business Development Center (SBDC).
03/31/2020 4:13 PM
Calling all business owners! Need help sorting through the new federal CARES Act or have other questions about resources and how to get help in applying for emergency funding?
03/31/2020 4:07 PM
By now, all residents should have received an invitation to complete the 2020 Census. The
03/25/2020 8:16 AM
In an effort to conform to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines
03/25/2020 8:09 AM
Several agencies in Peoria and the Valley are working to provide food and essential items to seniors and homebound individuals.
03/25/2020 7:59 AM
To provide real-time information about the city’s COVID-19 response and resources,
03/25/2020 7:38 AM
Major League Baseball to delay 2020 opening day by at least two weeks. Spring Training Games Cancelled As of 4:00 p.m. (ET) Today and WBCQ Games Postponed; MLB Will Continue to Evaluate Ongoing Events and Effects on 2020 Scheduling.
03/12/2020 1:14 PM
The dedication of a new public art piece at Deer Village Park, originally scheduled for Tuesday, March 17 at 10 a.m., has been postponed to a later date, which has yet to be determined.
03/12/2020 9:01 AM
This year’s annual juried exhibit hosted by West Valley Art Museum (WVAM) features more than 60 artists from 17 cities throughout Arizona.
03/12/2020 8:57 AM