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Cathedral City’s Weekly Newsletter

Click on the following link to read this week’s newsletter: https://bit.ly/issue263

Traffic Signals at the East Palm Canyon Drive and Date Palm Drive Intersection Will Temporarily Flash Red on Monday

Traffic delays expected at this very busy intersection   CATHEDRAL CITY, CA [October 22, 2020] The City of Cathedral City has been notified that crews will be working on the traffic signals at the intersection of East Palm Canyon Drive (HWY111) and Date Palm Drive on Monday, October 26, 2020…

Do Your Part, So We Can Restart – Get Tested

As we revert to the most restrictive tier today with regards to COVID-19 business reopening, it is important for all of us to do our part, so we can restart opening once again.  Remember to:   Wear a facial covering when around others outside of your immediate household Social distance…

Battalion Fire Chief John Muhr Chosen as Cathedral City’s Next Fire Chief

With more than 30 years of firefighting experience including 10 years with the Cathedral City Fire Department, Battalion Fire Chief John Muhr has been selected as Cathedral City’s newest fire chief.  Chief Muhr was one of a six finalists selected to interview for the position through a national search conducted…

Animal Control Available to Help When the Neighborhood Goes to the Dogs

In June, the City Council adopted an ordinance to amend our municipal codes related to animals so that they mirror those of Riverside County (https://library.municode.com/ca/riverside_county/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=TIT6AN) with some local exceptions (http://qcode.us/codes/cathedralcity/view.php?topic=10-10_10&frames=on).   This was necessary to effectively help residents handle a nuisance situation when it comes to animals in their neighborhood.  …

Cathedral City Drag Race Winner Angelique VaGorgeous Highlighted in Palm Springs Life

Last October, Angelique VaGorgeous won the Cathedral City Drag Race, a six-week competition that brought out the best drag performances in the Coachella Valley.  If the COVID-19 pandemic and its restrictions for LIVE entertainment were not currently in effect, the Cathedral City Gay Business Association would be hosting the second…

Councilmember Rita Lamb Reads “Stellaluna” for Coronavirus Storytime

Councilmember Rita Lamb Reads “Stellaluna” for Coronavirus Storytime   In collaboration with S.C.R.A.P. Gallery’s “That’s Bat-Tastic” Art Contest (www.scrapgallery.org) for Halloween, Councilmember Rita Lamb reads, “Stellaluna” for Coronavirus Storytime.  Councilmember Lamb previously served as a teacher and principal and understands the importance of reading to children as it builds their…

Virtual Halloween Costume Contest by S.C.R.A.P. Gallery

Calling all ghoulish and goofy Halloween costume makers to enter the “Go Green for Halloween” costume contest for kids and adults.  This is a virtual costume contest asking those who enter to reuse, recycle, and recreate their costumes.  Send S.C.R.A.P. Gallery your picture and you can win prizes in a…

Governor Newsom Names Scientific Safety Review Workgroup to Advise State on COVID-19 Vaccines  

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today named a group of nationally acclaimed California physician scientists with expertise in immunization and public health to the state’s COVID-19 Scientific Safety Review Workgroup that will independently review the safety and efficacy of any vaccine that receives FDA approval for distribution. While there is no…

2020 Election Voting Schedule at City Hall of Cathedral City

City Hall of Cathedral City serves as a Ballot Drop-off Location and as a Voter Assistance Center as the election date nears.  The following are the dates and times these two services are offered at City Hall, 68-700 Avenida Lalo Guerrero, Cathedral City, CA 92262:   Monday, October 19, 2020…