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Cathedral City’s Weekly Newsletter

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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. …

Public Provides Input on Future Dream Homes Park

Thanks to statewide voters approving Proposition 68 in November 2018, Cathedral City has a strong chance of successfully receiving a state grant to build a 7.5 acre park in the Dream Homes neighborhood and adjacent to the first segment of CV Link.  The City held two public meetings on May…

 “The Sioux Wars: A Historic Exhibit” On Display at the Cathedral City Public Library

The Cathedral City Public Arts Commission (CCPAC) and the Cathedral City Public Library are hosting the photographic exhibit entitled, “The Sioux Wars: A Historic Exhibit,” in main lobby leading to the multi-purpose room at the Cathedral City Public Library during normal business hours for an indefinite period of time.  The…

“Movies in the Park” Happens This Saturday

Weather permitting, “Movies in the Park” featuring Dr. Seuss’ “The Lorax” will occur on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at approximately 7:30 pm at Panorama Park, 28905 Avenida Maravilla, in Cathedral City.  This is the rescheduled April movie that was previously cancelled due to wind.   The free outdoor movie event,…

Three Senior Center Events Not to Be Missed

“The Golden Age of Musicals – 1940s to 1960s” – May 14th   This popular series by Stephen Radosh continues on Tuesday, May 14 at the Cathedral City Senior Center.  Stephen is a stage producer, director, actor, singer, dancer now living in the Coachella Valley.  He presents video clips and…

Nomination Period for District 1 City Council Seat Starts Today

The City Council called for a Special All-Mail Ballot Election for District 1 to be held on August 27, 2019 in order to fill the vacant seat created by the passing of the late Mayor Gregory Pettis.  All ballots will need to be postmarked on or before August 27, 2019…

Desert Community Energy Is Accepting Applications for Its Community Advisory Committee

GET INVOLVED & APPLY NOW for Desert Community Energy’s new volunteer Community Advisory Committee that will help guide the growth of Coachella Valley’s newest locally-owned clean energy provider. The committee will help advise the DCE Board on matters ranging from operations and policy to outreach and education to programs that…