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CONE ZONE ALERT: ONE OF THREE SOUTH BOUND LANES ON DATE PALM DRIVE FROM VISTA CHINO TO GERALD FORD DRIVE WILL BE CLOSED FOR THREE WEEKS IN CATHEDRAL CITY

CATHEDRAL CITY, CA [May 16, 2019] Hardy and Harper, Inc. asphalt crews will be installing new sidewalks on the west side of Date Palm Drive from Vista Chino to Gerald Ford Drive over the next three weeks starting on Monday, May 20, 2019.  Consequently, one of three south bound lanes…

Cathedral City Well Represented at the Annual Harvey Milk Diversity Breakfast

On Wednesday, May 15th, the annual Harvey Milk Diversity Breakfast occurred at the Palm Springs Convention Center among 1,200 attendees.  The breakfast honors and recognizes those who are contributing to the betterment of the LGBTQ community in the spirit of the late San Francisco Supervisor Harvey Milk and first openly…

Mayor Mark Carnevale Promotes Cathedral City at the B.E.S.T. Forum

On Tuesday, May 14th, the Palm Desert Chamber of Commerce and Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa collaboratively held a Business Education Summit and Think Tank (B.E.S.T.) at “The Show” located in the Agua Caliente Casino in Ranch Mirage.  The summit invited business leaders to learn about best practices for success…

Cathedral City Is Hiring for Firefighter / EMT

Cathedral City Fire Department is currently hiring for Firefighter/EMT. To be considered further in the hiring process, all candidates are required to complete the NTN FireTEAM exam. All testing must be completed by June 10, 2019.  To schedule a test, go to www.nationaltestingnetwork.com, select “Fire” and sign up for the…

City Council Joins the Groundbreaking Ceremony for the New Shottenkirk Desert Lexus

On Friday, May 10th, Mayor Mark Carnevale, Mayor Pro Tem John Aguilar, and Councilmembers Raymond Gregory and Ernesto Gutierrez joined Greg Shottenkirk, President and Owner of Shottenkirk Automotive Group, for a groundbreaking ceremony for a new five-plus acre Shottenkirk Desert Lexus Sales and Service Center.  The luxury brand will move…

CCPD Persistence Pays Off for Helping the Homeless

Several years ago, Cathedral City decided to take a proactive approach with the issue of homelessness.  The City Council authorized the Police Department to dedicate one full-time police officer to assume the role of the homeless liaison as a way to connect the community with available resources.  Officer Dwayne Hodge…

Cathedral City’s Weekly Newsletter

Click on the following link to read this week’s newsletter:  http://bit.ly/2LzJjww  

City Council Adopts Biennial Budget that Addresses Our Community’s Priorities

At the May 8th City Council meeting, the Council adopted the biennial budget (2019-20 and 2020-21) that addresses the priorities of the community while generating revenues that meet city expenditures.  The council reviewed each line item over the past six weeks and passed a budget that keeps our police and…

Two New Murals by Mother Earth’s Farmacy Adds More Art to Our Downtown

Adding art murals to our downtown and commercial zones has been a goal of the Cathedral City Public Arts Commission and the City Council.  Last October, Mural Artist Rick Rodriguez finished a Local Legacy Mural of World Boxing Champion Tim Bradley and Mixed Martial Arts and Ultimate Fighting Championship Competitor…

Ortega Road and Sidewalk Gap Closure Improvements Taking Shape

Work has begun on the Ortega Road and Sidewalk Gap Closure Improvement Project on the north side of Ortega Road between Campus Lane and Via De Anza.  The nearly $500,000 construction project will widen and resurface a portion of Ortega Road, and install four-inch (4”) concrete sidewalks, curbs and gutters. …