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Governor Announces Seniors 65 and Older Can Now Get the COVID-19 Vaccine

Govern Newsom announced today that Seniors age 65 and older can now get the COVID-19 vaccine in an attempt to speed up the distribution and get healthcare workers and those most vulnerable vaccinated right away.  This will help in slowing the spread and reduce the number of patients needing hospitalization….

Riverside County Plans for Regional COVID-19 Vaccine Supersites

Riverside County announced today that it has activated the Type III All-Hazard Incident Management Team (IMT) to help coordinate the planning and implementation of a massive vaccination program for more than two million county residents.  This will allow for the vaccination of thousands each day once the sites are located,…

Financial Assistance Program for Cathedral City Small Businesses Now Available

Up to $20,000 per small business now available   In late 2020, the Federal Housing and Urban Development agency awarded Cathedral City an additional allocation of Community Development Block Grant (“CDBG”) funds through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, also known as the CARES Act. Recognizing the difficult…

Mayor Raymond Gregory and Supervisor Perez Urge You to Get Tested for COVID-19

Beginning on Monday, January 11th through Friday, January 15th from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm, the public can get free COVID-19 testing in Cathedral City at Northgate Church located at 30010 Date Palm Drive.  Thanks to a partnership with Riverside County Public Health, Logistic Health Incorporated and Northgate Church, this…

State-Operated Testing Site Comes to Cathedral City Next Week

CATHEDRAL CITY – A state-operated coronavirus testing site will provide COVID testing next week in Cathedral City.  Coronavirus testing will be available from Monday, January 11 to Friday, January 15, at Northgate Community Church in Cathedral City, 30-010 Date Palm Dr. The site is open from 7:00 a.m. until 7 p.m….

Riverside County Offering a Vaccine Clinic for Health Care Workers this Thursday

Riverside County Public Health System is offering healthcare workers a free COVID-19 vaccine clinic this Thursday, January 7, 2021 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Roy Wilson Training Center located at 72564 Ramon Road in Thousand Palms.  You must work in the health care categories listed in Riverside…

“Stay Home Orders” Still in Place for Southern California

Although it’s a New Year, we are facing the worst coronavirus surge since the pandemic began.  As of January 4, 2021, a record number of people requiring hospitalization due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Riverside County was 1,543.  That is three times the number of people needing hospital care when…

Riverside County Vaccine Distribution Update

As of January 4, 2021, Riverside County has received 45,000 doses of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines combined.  Since late December they have started vaccinating healthcare workers at hospitals, skilled nursing facilities (including patients), correctional hospitals, psychiatric facilities, and first responders who are EMTs and paramedics.  Over the next two…

Stay Home for New Year’s Eve and Be Healthy for 2021

Feel free to be casual or put on the Ritz, but health experts urge everyone to stay home this New Year’s Eve and celebrate virtually as the coronavirus is surging at record levels.  Yesterday, San Diego County reported a confirmed case of the new variant of COVID-19 that is highly…

Over $3 Million Available for Utility Assistance for Riverside County Households

From Supervisor V. Manuel Perez’s Office:   RIVERSIDE COUNTY – A Riverside County agency, the Community Action Partnership of Riverside County (CAP Riverside), has funding available to assist low-income households who are behind on bills for essential services.   CAP Riverside’s Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) can help with…