Glendale also boasts natural preserves like Thunderbird Conservation Park and is home to high-tech manufacturers such as Conair and Honeywell Aerospace. It is the proud location of Midwestern University, the state of Arizona’s only veterinary school, and Luke Air Force Base, the training ground for new F-35 pilots.
The Westgate Entertainment District is Arizona’s premier destination for outdoor entertainment, offering a vibrant setting with unique water features and an interactive shopping, dining, and entertainment experience. Additionally, the Desert Diamond Arena hosts numerous concerts and events throughout the year.
With a population of 250,784 residents and nearly 2000 employees, Glendale is committed to becoming the community of choice for those looking to live, work, or play in metropolitan Phoenix. Our tagline, “You Belong Here,” reflects our mission of improving the lives of the people we serve every day. Whether you’re a history buff or a sports fan, whether you’re a resident, a business owner, a visitor, or a city employee, we want you to feel that you belong here. We are dedicated to providing exceptional customer service and an unmatched quality of life.