Information Updates

2019 Peoria Council Annual Meeting

  • What:          2019 Annual Council Meeting
  • When:         Saturday, March 2, 2019
    • 11:30 am – 12:45 pm      Lunch will be served
    • 1:00 pm                          Meeting will begin
  • Where:        The Showplace at Buffalo Run Casino & Resort
    • 1000 Buffalo Run Blvd, Miami OK
    • Entry can be from the west side of the building or thru main entrance of the Casino

Election Update


Scheduled Saturday, March 2, 2019

The Election Committee of the Peoria Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma announces the cancellation of the Annual Election scheduled for Saturday, March 2, 2019.  The positions to be filled at this Election were Secretary and Third Councilman.

Tonya Mathews, incumbent, was the only candidate to file for the position of Secretary.  Isabella Burrell, incumbent, was the only candidate to file for the position of Third Councilman.  All candidates were declared elected by the Election Committee.  Each will serve a term of four (4) years.

According to the Election Ordinance:  “In the event that only one candidate files for elective office, that candidate shall be declared elected.  In the event a candidate is declared elected, it will not be necessary for the Peoria Tribe to conduct an election by ballot for that elective office.  Furthermore, in the event the candidate is declared elected, the candidate shall assume office immediately in the case of a vacancy, or at the next annual Peoria Council meeting upon the expiration of an elected official’s term.”

Now Hiring Tribal Interns

The Peoria Tribes Environmental Department is now hiring Interns!


  • Must be Native American
  • Between the ages of 18-25
  • Must be willing/able to perform hard labor outdoors in all weather conditions

Needed to apply:

  • Completed application
  • Resume
  • Tribal Membership card
  • A short essay explaining why you would be a good candidate to work for the Tribes Environmental Department


Buffalo Run Hotel consists of 98 rooms to include: Deluxe Suites, Standard Suites, King and Double Queen. We have a selection of both smoking and non-smoking rooms. Call today to book one of our king bedded suites that feature a wet bar and sitting area. When planning to stay in Miami, Oklahoma, consider our hotel as your home away from home.
The stunning 18-hole championship golf course, designed by Bland Pittman, features rolling hills, water hazards, Bermuda fairways and roughs, and lightning fast bent grass greens. Peoria Ridge is a challenging test for golfers of any skill level. Come experience tournament caliber greens.
If you’re looking for fun in the four state area, you’ll find it at Buffalo Run Casino & Resort.


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Peoria Tribe
Business Office

118 S. Eight Tribes Trail
Miami, Oklahoma 74354


Phone: (918) 540-2535
Fax: (918) 540-2538

Office Hours

M-F : 8am—4:30 pm
Sat : Closed
Sun : Closed