Public Records and Reports

Below you will find informational links to some of the city’s most requested topics. From building permit records to traffic accident reports, the links on this page are full of useful information.


  • Phoenix Checkbook Online - View city purchases in a searchable database by department or vendor. Payments can be viewed online with drill down capability and downloaded as a report or Excel spreadsheet. The searchable database is updated monthly.
  • Council Meeting Notices and Agendas - View an index of notices and agendas for City Council, Council subcommittee and boards and commissions meetings.
  • Crime Statistics - Getting crime statistics requires filing a public information request with the Police Department - find out how.
  • Water Consumption History - Search for your basic water consumption history up to 12 months.
  • Neighborhood Associations - Find the nearest listed neighborhood association to help you get more involved in decisions affecting your neighborhood.​
  • Phoenix City Charter - Read our charter, which governs our city. We have a council-manager form of government and were one of the first cities in the nation to adopt this progressive form of government.
  • Phoenix City Codes - Phoenix's City Code is comprised of individual codes regulating different areas of city services. Find links to some of the highest-interest topic areas.