Jan 20

Submit Your Best Artwork for the Utility Box Art Wrap Competition

Posted on January 20, 2021 at 9:37 AM by Krislyn Powell

The city of Peoria is adding more art to the streetscape by showcasing artwork designed by members of the community on utility boxes throughout the city. The city is expanding on the pilot program that started with four locations, and now they are looking for Peoria residents’ artwork to be featured at 10 new locations throughout the city. Peoria residents of all ages will have the opportunity to submit designs to the competition. A panel of judges and the Peoria Arts Commission will evaluate artwork. All submissions are due by Friday, Feb. 5. The artwork selected will be on display beginning in April. For more information, visit www.peoriaaz.gov/arts
Jan 20

Stay Safe During the Pandemic

Posted on January 20, 2021 at 9:35 AM by Krislyn Powell

Peoria residents are encouraged to continue practicing good hygiene and physical distancing and following the recommendations provided by Arizona Department of Health Services and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Individuals should wear a facial mask, avoid close contact with sick individuals, wash their hands frequently, avoid touching their eyes, nose and mouth, and use a disposable tissue for coughing or sneezing, and maintain six feet of distance where possible. For more information about Governor Doug Ducey’s executive orders, CDC guidance or other pandemic-related information, visit www.peoriaaz.gov/covid19.
Jan 20

Join the Sustainability Virtual Event on Jan. 20

Posted on January 20, 2021 at 9:34 AM by Krislyn Powell

Are you curious what Peoria’s water future holds or how well our community recycles and manages waste? Join the city of Peoria on Wednesday, Jan. 20 at 6 p.m. for the third virtual sustainability event as Peoria water resources and waste management experts share information and listen to the community’s ideas about a sustainable future. Feedback shared during this virtual event will be incorporated into the city’s sustainability plan. To join the event, visit http://links.asu.edu/SustainablePeoria_ListeningSession3.