Upcoming ONE-PS & neighborhood events and meetings
Thursday, March 3, Lawrence Crossley Neighborhood Organization’s annual meeting, 7 p.m., Demuth Community Center
Saturday, March 5, Vista Norte Neighborhood Organization’s annual meeting, 10 a.m., Sinatra Education Center at Desert Regional Medical Center
Saturday, March 5, Sunrise Park Neighborhood Organization’s annual meeting, 10 a.m., Palm Springs Teachers Association, 180 N. Luring Drive, Suite 100
Tuesday, March 8, ONE-PS Ecology Committee, 1 p.m., Large Conference Room, City Hall
Wednesday, March 9, ONE-PS Picnic Committee, 8:30 a.m., East Conference Room, City Hall
Thursday, March 10, ONE-PS meeting, Fire Training Center, 3000 E. Alejo Road.
Saturday, March 12, El Rancho Vista Estates Neighborhood Organization's annual meeting, 10 a.m., Balisage, 145 N Gene Autry
Saturday, March 12, Los Compadres Neighborhood Organization's annual meeting, 10 a.m., Demuth Community Center
A five-week road construction project will begin Monday, March 14 on Ramon Road from Sunrise Way to El Cielo Road. During construction, there will be one lane of traffic open in each direction. Drivers are encourage to find alternate routes or allow extra time. Here are the project details:
Location: Ramon Road from Sunrise Way to El Cielo
Start of Construction: Monday, March 14, 2016
Duration: Approximately 5 weeks
Lane Restrictions: Lanes will be reduced to one lane in each direction.
Construction Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Mon-Fri (Except legal holidays or inclement weather)
Funding: Construction cost is approximately $800,000 using Surface Transportation Program Funds (federal), and Local Measure A Funds. No Measure J or General Fund monies are being expended for this project.
Description of Work: Cold milling of existing asphalt concrete pavement, asphalt concrete paving, adjustment of sewer manholes and water valves, removal and replacement of concrete curb ramps, installation of truncated domes, traffic striping and signage, replacement of traffic loops, and all other appurtenant work.
City Project Manager: Savat Khamphou, (760) 323-8253 ext. 8744
Attached is a news release from the Desert Water Agency about it stepping up water waste enforcement. DWA’s new water waste enforcement plan includes:
• Fining customers who DWA observes violating water use prohibitions and restrictions;
• Devoting more Agency staff time to water waste enforcement;
• Encouraging all Agency representatives to be on the lookout for water waste violations;
• Deploying marked water efficiency enforcement vehicles; and
• Reaching out to high water use customers.
The Ninth Annual ONE-PS Picnic and Community Expo is only two weeks away! The event is Saturday, March 19 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Ruth Hardy Park. Attached is a flier you may use to invite those in your neighborhoods to the picnic. We want to make sure everyone in our 40 neighborhood organizations knows about this signature event you’re hosting. At Thursday’s ONE-PS meeting there will be a volunteer sign-up sheet. If you are available to help us, even if it’s only for a few hours, please email Picnic Committee Co-Chair April Gunkel at firstname.lastname@example.org. We have shifts starting at 8 a.m.
Attached is the latest issue of BUZZ mail.
Attached is a public hearing notice for the March 16 City Council meeting. The purpose of the hearing is to consider approving a Hotel Operations Covenant with Palm Mountain Resort, LP, at 155 S. Belardo Road in accordance with Chapter 5.26 of the Palm Springs Municipal Code to provide a Hotel Operations Incentive Program for the operation and maintenance of hotel facilities that enhance the tourist and travel experience for visitors to the City, maximize the use of the City’s Convention Center, provide attractive and desirable visitor facilities and experiences, and assist the City in achieving its tourism goals.
Also attached is a news release about the first meeting of the City’s new Ethic, Transparency and Government Reform Task Force which will be Tuesday, March 8. Below is the Webpage with a link to the agenda:
Below is the link to Monday’s Architectural Advisory Committee agenda:
Please check the City’s Website calendar for links to Tuesday’s Historic Site Preservation Board meeting agenda and Wednesday’s Planning Commission agenda. They had not yet been posted when I sent this email.
Have a great weekend,
Director of Neighborhood and Community Relations
City of Palm Springs
3200 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, Ca. 92262