If Glendale locations are more convenient, there are six locations in Glendale where you cast your vote for the May 17, 2016 Special Election:
City of Glendale Municipal Airport 6801 N. Glen Harbor Blvd., Suite 201
Glendale, AZ 85307
Westside Church of God
7925 W. Bethany Home Rd.
First Christian Church
6242 N. 59th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85301
First Southern Baptist Church
10250 N. 59th Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85302
Happy Valley Baptist Church
24220 N. 43rd Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85310
17417 N. 63rd Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85308
FY 2016/2017 Budget Process Underway
The City Council will begin annual budget workshop meetings April 19. Live coverage of the budget workshops can be seen on Glendale 11 on Cox and Century Link as well as online.
Budget Workshop, Tuesday, April 19, 2016 @ 9am | Agenda | Video
Budget Workshop, Thursday, April 21, 2016 @ 9am | Agenda | Video
Budget Workshop, Tuesday, May 3, 2016 @ 9am
Tentative Budget Adoption, Tuesday, May 24 @ 6pm
Final Budget Adoption (Public Hearing), Tuesday, June 14
Adoption of Property Tax Levy, Tuesday, June 28
Envision 2040 Approved by Glendale City Council
The 2040 General Plan has been approved for the Glendale City Council. A General Plan can be described as the "blueprint" for the City's future. It represents the community's vision as goals and policies to direct decision-making. Arizona state law requires that each city adopt a general plan addressing 17 mandatory components or "elements": Land Use; Circulation; Open Space; Growth Areas; Environmental Planning; Cost of Development; Water Resources; Conservation; Recreation; Public Services and Facilities; Public Buildings; Housing; Conservation, Rehabilitation, and Redevelopment (currently addressed in the Glendale General Plan through the Redevelopment Element and the Neighborhood Element); Safety; Bicycling; Energy; and Neighborhood Preservation and Revitalization. Along with the state-required elements, Glendale's General Plan also includes four elective elements. These are Urban Design, Historic Preservation, Fiscal, and Economic Development. The General Plan can be downloaded at www.glendale2040.com | Video
2016 Ruth Byrne Award The Glendale Historic Preservation Commission is accepting nominations for the Twenty First Annual Ruth Byrne Historic Preservation Award.
The purpose of the award is to recognize individuals or organizations for outstanding contributions to Glendale’s historic heritage. The award is named after Ruth Byrne, a Glendale native, who has made significant contributions to historic preservation in the City of Glendale. Ruth served on the Historic Preservation Commission, and is past president of the Glendale Arizona Historical Society.
Nomination form and additional information can be found here.
Notice of Proposed Rate Change for City Solid Waste Services As of March 22, 2016, the City of Glendale is proposing a rate change for its commericial solid waste services. Click here to view these proposed changes.For current rates, please visit the
Commercial Solid Waste Services page.
Notice of Proposed Rate Change for Irrigation Services At its public meeting on June 14, 2016, the Glendale City Council will consider approving a resolution supporting urban irrigation and increasing irrigation service rates. Click here to view the current and proposed rate schedule.
Notice of Proposed Business & Tax Licensing & Fee Changes New Business & License & Fee:
At its public meeting on May 24, 2016, the Glendale City Council will consider approving an ordinance that will require all businesses and individuals engaged in a business activity in Glendale, whether subject to Transaction Privilege Tax (TPT) or not, to obtain a City of Glendale business license with an annual fee of $25.
Transaction Privilege License Fee Reduction:
At its public meeting on May 24, 2016, the Glendale City council will consider approving a reduction in the annual Transaction Privilege Tax (TPT) license fee. The proposed annual fee is $35, a reduction from the current fee of $50.
Follow Your Money Follow Your Money is the City of Glendale’s searchable expenditure database. The information included in this database is taken from the Glendale Financial System, and shows all expenditures incurred up to and including the last full business day that the system posted, the listing is by department and vendor. The website includes all expenditures for the previous date as well as the year to date through the previous posting date. Follow Your Money
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