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City of Tempe


Tempe makes waves as a technology and business magnet, an inclusive, caring community and a hub for recreation and adventure.
Tempe is home to Arizona State University, Tempe Town Lake and the famous Mill Avenue. Located in the center of the Greater Phoenix Metropolitan Area and less than 10 minutes from Sky Harbor International Airport, Tempe is a diverse, innovative community of 200,000 residents and a workforce of more than 200,000. The city attracts more than 4 million visitors annually.
Customer-facing departments who completed the Certified Autism Center training include Tempe Police Department; Tempe Fire Medical Rescue; Employee Development; Kid Zone Enrichment Center; and Community Services, which encompasses Arts & Culture and Parks & Recreation.


  • Autism Certified
  • Family Friendly