Why Live and Work Here?

Tired of the big city? Are you looking for short commutes, low crime, seasonal weather, hiking trails and a small town atmosphere? Welcome to Everybody’s Hometown.

What is there to do In Prescott? Check out Prescott’s tourism website.

Prescott is a great place to live and work. Hear it directly from our employees.

Chris“The people I work with strive to give good service to the city I’ve called home for over 34 years. Everyone here is cooperative with each other when assistance is needed. The City of Prescott still enjoys that small town feel.”
– Chris, Wastewater Operations

“I enjoy working at the City of Prescott because I get to work with a variety of specialized employees who take pride in their work. From day one, I have felt both welcomed and challenged here and I am comfortable knowing there will be opportunities for growth”
– Liz , Human Resources

“Without a doubt, the best part of my job is working with the awesome employees that the City of Prescott has. I am amazed at how physically demanding so many of the jobs are here and how hard our employees work.   I love learning what duties & functions other departments have and how it all fits into the “big picture” of keeping the City running.”
– Lori, Risk Management

“Working here is very challenging and very rewarding. I enjoy being able to provide a form of recreation that not many municipalities can provide to their citizens.”
– Albert, Antelope Hills Golf Course

“I like the ability to learn new processes on the job while providing awesome IT skills. I have excellent co-workers and enjoy the friendships that are created by working with other departments. The benefits are always great too”
– Jon, IT Department


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Update from the Mayor on Negotiations between AED and the City of Prescott

Posted on February 26, 2021

City expects at least two study sessions and public hearing Prescott Mayor Greg Mengarelli reports that negotiations between the City of Prescott and Arizona Eco Development (AED) are progressing in a very positive manner, and that there is every reason… Read more »

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