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City Council Votes to Mandate the Use of Face Coverings and Social Distancing Until September 30, 2020

At a Special Meeting of the City Council held on Wednesday, June 17, 2020, the City Council voted to  approve Emergency Order 3A requiring face masks and social distancing in public settings.  Enforcement of this order may include a fine of $100 for the first offense and up to $500 for repeat offenses.  Emergency Order 3A will be in place through September 30, 2020, unless extended or rescinded.

Veterans Housing Project in Cathedral City Receives a $5.5 Million VHHP Grant

A proposed 60-unit Veterans Housing Project in Cathedral City is one step closer to reality as the project developers, Ikaika Ohana (Urban Housing Communities), have received a $5.5 million Veterans Housing and Homelessness Prevention Program (VHHP) award through the California Department of Housing and Community Development.   “A $27 million…

City Council Calls for a Special Meeting This Wednesday – 8:00 a.m.

The City Council of Cathedral City will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 starting at 8:00 a.m. to address budgetary reduction actions needed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and determine whether to extend Emergency Order 3 dealing with mandated face covering and social distancing in Cathedral…

Cathedral City’s Weekly Newsletter

Click on the following link to read this week’s newsletter: https://bit.ly/3hfXx1r

Do Your Part as Businesses Restart

On Friday, more businesses are reopening as state, county and local COVID-19 restrictions are relaxed.  This includes movie theaters, gyms, bars, hotels and motels, and professional sporting events (no audiences).  These businesses are allowed to reopen as Riverside County has attestation protocols in place showing that the pandemic has not…

Nonprofits in Riverside County May Receive COVID-19 Grants Up To $10,000

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors voted this week to set aside five million dollars to assist nonprofits in Riverside County with COVID-19 impacts.  Each non-profit can apply for grants between $2,500 and $10,000 each.  The application process will be administered by Inland Empire Community Foundation and begin on July…

City Council Rescinds Emergency Order 2d Allowing Short-Term Lodging Facilities to Reopen Friday

The City Council voted unanimously tonight to rescind Emergency Order 2d, a prohibition on the marketing, rental or leasing of Short-Term Lodging Facilities, and allow these facilities to reopen in accordance to state guidelines on Friday, June 12, 2020.  Governor Newsom announced on June 5 with an effective date of…

Riverside County Approves More Businesses to Open on Friday

From Riverside County: As Riverside County continues to move to reopen its economy, county officials are announcing the types of businesses that may reopen Friday (June 12) as part of the state’s additional businesses now included in accelerated stage two.   Riverside County health officials emphasize, however, that as residents…

Free COVID-19 Testing at Library to Continue through End of July

Residents can call (800) 945-6171 to schedule an appointment to be tested for COVID-19 at the Cathedral City Library, 33520 Date Palm Drive in Cathedral City.  The free testing will be for walk-up appointments made at least one day in advance and upon availability.  The testing center at the library…

State of California Offers COVID-19 Guidelines as More Businesses Reopen

The State of California has put together COVID-19 reopening guidelines for a variety of businesses and industries.  The guidelines are designed to create a safer environment by implementing new procedures and reduced capacities.  As a business owner or customer, it is best that everyone follows these protocols so that the…

All City Buildings Are Closed Until Further Noticemore
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