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Don’t know where to call to obtain a building permit? Need a phone number for the library? Updated yearly, this directory of useful numbers provides access to a variety of governmental and service agencies.

The following listing contains the most frequently requested services and phone numbers. The majority are services provided by Surprise City government; however, some numbers are are not city related. They are included for your convenience and are shown with a *. Unless otherwise noted, all numbers have the (623) Area Code.

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A
Abandoned Vehicles
On Public Streets
*ADOT, State Highway 602.712.7011
*Road Construction 602.712.6511

Adopt-A-Street  

222.6000 

ADA Coordinator 222.3543
Agendas
Council/Committee 222.1200
Planning & Zoning 222.3000
*Air Quality 602.506.6010
Animal Care and Control
*Lost/Found 222.4000 opt 3
Vicious Animals 222.4000 opt 3
Annexations 222.3000
American Water See Water/Sewer
Arizona Department of Commerce 602.771.1100
Arizona Department of Education 602.542.5393
Arizona Guide www.arizonaguide.com
Arizona Office of Tourism 602.364.3700
*Arizona Public Services (APS)
Customer Service 602.371.7171
*Arizona Public Services (APS)
Arizona Supreme Court 602.452.3300
*Assessor's Office, Maricopa County 602.506.3406
*Auto Emissions 877.692.9227

*Auto Registration, License Plates and Driver's Licenses

602.255.0072

Renewal Line 888.713.3031

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B
*Birth Certificate 602.506.6800
Building Division 222.3000
Inspections/Permits 222.3012
Plan Review 222.3000
Report Code Violation 222.3013
Bulk Trash Removal 222.6000
*Burlington Northern/Santa Fe Railroad 800.832.5452
*Bus
Dial-A-Ride 222.1622
*Valley Metro 602.253.5000

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C
*Cable
*Cox Communication 602.277.1000
*Qwest Direct 602.266.1700
*Census, U.S. www.census.gov
*Chamber of Commerce, Surprise Regional 583.0692
*Child Care
*Arizona Child Care Resource & Referral 602.244.2678
*Dysart after-school programs     876.7056
*Child Support, Maricopa County 602.506.3762
Citizens Patrol 222.4277
City Administration / City Hall 222.1000
City Manager 222.1100
City Attorney 222.1120
City Clerk 222.1200
City Council 222.1300
Jury Notification 222.4810

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Communications Department 222.1400
*Community Action Program (CAP) 602.372.4858
Community Development Department 222.3000

Neighborhood Services

222.1550

Community and Recreation Services 222.2000
Recreation Campus Operations 222.2000
Recreation Campus Ticket Office 222.2222
Social Services, Senior Services 222.1500
Construction Permits
Building 222.3000
Civil 222.6150
*Contractors, Registrar of 602.542.1525
*Courts
*Bankruptcy, Federal 602.682.4000
*Marriage Licenses 602.372.6530
*Northwest Regional in Surprise 602.372.9400
*Probate 602.372.9400
Surprise Municipal and Traffic Tickets 222.4800  TTY# 222.4802
Jury Notification - City Court 222.4810

*Cox Communications

594.1000 

*Coyote Lakes www.coyotelakes.com
Crime Free Programs 222.4169

Community Relations/Crime Prevention

222.4169

Customer Service
Civil Engineering 222.6150
Public Works 222.6000

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D
Dead Animal Pickup (On Public Streets) 222.6000
*Deceased Pet Pickup For a Fee (NES) 602.348.7250
*Death Certificates 602.506.6800
*Department of Economic Security 602.771.1840
Dial-a-Ride 222.1622
Disability Information 222.2257
VP (Video Phone) / TTY 480.347.9260
*Dog License, Maricopa County 602.506.7387
*Domestic Violence Shelter (Eve's Place) 537.5380
DPS Sex Offender Info Center www.azsexoffender.com
*Driver/Auto License, State 602.255.0072
*Drug Tip Hotline 222.4000 opt 4
*Dust Control
*Complaints 602.506.6010
*License 602.506.6010

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E
Economic Development 222.3300
*Elections
City of Surprise 222.1212
*Maricopa County 602.506.1511
*Absentee Ballots 602.506.1511
*Electric (APS) 602.371.7171
*EMERGENCY 911

Emergency Preparedness Hotline    

222.4104 

*Emission Control 877.692.9227
Engineering Development Services 222.6150
Epcor 800.383.0834

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F
Fences (Pool Fence Requirements) 222.3000
Fire Department
Fire Administration 222.5000
Fire Inspection 222.5111
Fire Prevention 222.5100
Crisis Response 222.5040
Events and Programs 222.5028
*Flood Control, Maricopa County 602.506.1501
Flooded Roads 222.6000

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*Gas, Southwest Gas Co 877.860.6020
Government Access TV, Surprise 11 222.1400




H
Hazardous Waste Disposal 602.771.4673
*Health Department, Maricopa County 602.506.6900
*Highway Conditions 511
*Hospitals
*Del E. Webb Memorial 214.4000
*Walter O. Boswell Memorial 977.7211
Human Resources Department 222.3500
Online Applicant Recruiting www.surpriseaz.gov/soar


I
Illegal Dumping 222.4000 opt 3
Inspections
Building 222.3000
Civil 222.6000
Fire 222.5111

Safety 

222.3000 


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K
Kansas City Royals www.kcroyals.com


L
*Landfill, Northwest Regional 584.6065
*League of Arizona Cities and Towns 602.258.5786
Library
Northwest Regional Library in Surprise 602.652.3000
Hollyhock Branch 602.652.3000
*Licenses
Business 222.1836
*Dog/Cat 602.506.7387
*Drivers/Vehicle 602.255.0072
*Marriage/Passports 602.372.6530
*Transaction Privilege Tax License (Sales Tax) 602.542.4576
*Luke Air Force Base 856.1110

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M
Mapping as built map requests 222.6150

*Maricopa County

602.506.3011

*Information
*Sheriff's office 602.876.1011
Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) 602.254.6300
Maricopa Department of Transportation 602.506.8600
Mayor 222.1300
Media Inquiries 222.1400
*Mosquitoes/Gnats (Vector Control) 602.506.6616
*Motor Vehicles, State 602.255.0072


N

Neighborhood Services 

222.1550 

*Newspapers
*The Arizona Republic 602.444.8000
*Daily News-Sun 977.8351
*Surprise Independent 972.6101
*Surprise Today 977.8351
Noise/Nuisance Complaints 222.4000 opt 3
*NW Regional Landfill 584.6065

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O
Ordinances 222.1200


P
Planning & Zoning 222.3000
Police Department (non-emergency) 222.4000
Record Request 222.4040

Crime Prevention 

222.4169 

Pools
Aquatic Center 222.2500
Hollyhock Community 222.2530
Fence requirements 222.3000
*Post Office
*Dysart 546.3590
*Surprise 800.275.8777
Prosecutor’s Office 222-1140
Public Records, Request for (City Clerk) 222.1200
Public Works Department 222.6000
Bulk Trash 222.6000
Sanitation 222.6000
Streets 222.6000
Purchasing 222.3700

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R
*Red Cross 602.336.6660
*Recorder's Office 602.506.3535
Recycle Hotline 222.6000
Recycling 222.6000


S
*Sales Tax License 602.542.4576
Sanitation, City of Surprise
Pickup, containers, bulk trash 222.6000
*Schools
Community Colleges

Communiversity @ Surprise 

480.384.9000 

*Rio Salado College Lifelong Learning Center 480.377.4250
*Estrella Mountain 935.8000
*Glendale 845.3000
Dysart Unified School District 876.7000
*Ashton Ranch Elementary 523.8300
*Cimarron Springs Elementary 523.8600
*Countryside Elementary 876.7800
Dysart High School

876.7500 

Dysart Preschool 

876.7118 

*Kingswood Elementary 876.7600
*Marley Park Elementary 523.8200
*Parkview Elementary 523.8650
*Rancho Gabriela Elementary 523.8500
*Sonoran Heights Elementary 523.8550

Sundown Mtn Alternative Program 

876.7250 

*Sunset Hills Elementary 523.8700
*Valley Vista High 523.8800
*West Point Elementary 876.7700
*Western Peaks Elementary 523.8750
*Willow Canyon High 523.8000
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*AZ Charter Academy 974.4959
*Carden Traditional School of Surprise 556.2179
*Paradise Education Center 975.2646
*Rosefield Charter School 344.4300
*Superior School 875.5975
Senior Center 222.1500
*Septic Tanks and Permits-Maricopa County
Environmental Services Department 602.506.6666
*Sewer
City of Surprise-General 222.7000
City of Surprise-Emergency Pager 602.213.5802
*American Water
888.300.3569

*Sheriff's Office

602.876.1011

Sheriff Substation Bell. Rd 933.0153
Sidewalks 222.6150
Signs, Inspections/Violations 222.3244
*Social Security Administration 800.772.1213
Southwest Gas 877.860.6020
Storm Drains 222.7000
Storms
Sand Bags 222.6000
Damage 222.6000
*Streets

Adopt-A-Street 

222.6000 

Flooded 222.6000
*Lights (APS) 602.371.7171
Maintenance 222.6000
Surprise City Council 222.1300
Surprise Recreation Campus
Aquatic Center 222.2500
Community & Recreation Services 222.2000
Countryside Recreation Center 222.2626

Sierra Montana Rec Center 

222.2600 

Special Events 222.2000
Sports Field Reservations 222.2000

Stadium Box Office 

222.2222 

Swimming Lessons 222.2000
Tennis Racquet Complex 222.2400
Villanueva Rec Center 222.2550

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T
*Taxes
City of Surprise 222.1840

222.1841

*IRS, Federal 800.829.1040
*Maricopa County, Property 602.506.3406
*State Income 602.255.3381
*State Sales 602.542.4576
*Telephone books 877.243.8339
*Texas Rangers www.texasrangers.com
*Tourism Information
*Surprise Visitors Center 977.8639
Traffic
After Hours Service 222.4000 opt 3
Damaged/Down Signs 222.6000
Signal Outages 222.6000

Transportation, Transit 

222.6000 

*Trash
*Begin Services 888.300.3569
*Billing 888.300.3569
Missed Can(s) 222.6000
Service 222.6000
Stolen Can 222.6000
Trees
Trimming, Diseased, Fallen 222.6000

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U
*Unemployment 602.364.2722
*Utilities
*Cable, Cox Communication 602.277.1000
*Electric, APS 602.371.7171
*Gas, Southwest Gas Co 877.860.6020
*Telephone, Qwest 800.244.1111
*Utility Locating/AZ Blue Stake 602.263.1100


V

Valley View Community Food Bank 

623.933.3358 

*Vector Control, Complaint 602.506.6616
Victim Assistance 222.4312
Vital Records Birth/Death Certificates 602.506.6800
Volunteers
Adopt-A-Street 222.6000
Crisis Response Program 222.5040
Citizens Patrol 222.4277
Recreation Campus 222.2000
Senior Center 222.1500
Surprise Library (Northwest Regional) 602.652.3000
Voter Registration 222.1200

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W
*Water Services
Surprise-Administration 222.7000
City of Surprise
222.7000
American Water
888.300.3569
City of El Mirage-Service & Billing 933.1228
*Beardsley Water Co.-Service & Billing 975.2424
Web Site www.surpriseaz.gov
Weed, Debris/Control 222.3000
*Well, Permits (County 602.506.6616
*Westside Food Bank 602.352.3640
*West Nile Virus Hotline 602.506.0700
*West Valley Art Museum 972.0635
*Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) 583.5977


Z
Zoning 222.3000

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