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City Hall, 6136 Adobe Road, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277 - (760) 367-6799.
6 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 27
6 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 10
6 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 24
(2nd & 4th Tuesdays at City Hall)
6 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 3
6 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 17
(1st & 3rd Tuesdays at City Hall, 5th Tuesday study session)
Public Arts Advisory Committee
12 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 4
Jon Beard, PAAC Liaison (760)367-7562
(Normally 1st Wednesdays at Recreation Dept. conference room)
Oversight Board to the Successor Agency to the Dissolved Twentynine Palms Redevelopment Agency
4 p.m., Monday, TBA(at City Hall, Council Chambers)
HOLIDAY CLOSURES - City Hall
Twentynine Palms City Hall will be closed for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday on Monday, Jan. 19, 2015. City Hall will reopen on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015, at 7:00 a.m.
PLANNING COMMISSION - Applications due 1/22
Applications are being accepted for three (3) vacancies on the Twentynine Palms Planning Commission. Commissioners must reside within the city limits of the City of Twentynine Palms and be registered voters. Applications are due by 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 22, 2015, at City Hall, 6136 Adobe Road, Twentynine Palms, 760-367-6799. Following review of applications and possibly an interview, the City Council will make the appointments. See Planning Commission page for application and statement of duties.
YOUTH ART PROGRAMS - Grants available from PAAC
The Public Arts Advisory Committee (PAAC) of the City of Twentynine Palms is offering small grants to support Youth Art Programs in 2015, to encourage community participation in arts programs for youth of Twentynine Palms and MCAGCC. Hurry! The deadline to apply for Summer Youth Art Program grants is Monday, Feb. 2, 2015! Deadline for Fall Youth Art Program grants is Monday, June 1.
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ELECTION RESULTS - Nov. 4, 2014
Statewide General Election: November 4, 2014 -- San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters website will have all City, County, State, School District, Proposition and Measure election results after the polls close on Tuesday, Nov. 4. For Twentynine Palms City Council and other election results, click the link below.
Click here for 2014 Election Results.
Twentynine Palms Veterans
If you served honorably in the military, thank you for your service and sacrifice for this country. Regardless of your era, your branch, your post, or your assignment--you are entitled to state and federal veterans' benefits. Qualifying dependents may be eligible for benefits as well. To learn about your veterans benefits and obtain a copy of the California Veterans Resource Book, go to the California Dept. of Veterans Affairs (CalVet) website at www.calvet.ca.gov or call 1-877-741-8532 toll free. For information about federal resources for veterans, go to the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs website at www.va.gov
For the Veterans Crisis Line, call 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
Trash & Recycling Services
Curbside pickup: Burrtec Waste & Recycling Services, under contract with the City of Twentynine Palms, provides curbside trash and recycling collection for residents living within the city limits of Twentynine Palms. Recycle bins at Public Works: For residents living outside the city limits, public recycling bins are located at the City's Public Works building on Bullion Avenue off Sullivan Road in Twentynine Palms. Bins are accessible 24/7 and will accept recyclable plastic, paper, cardboard, cans, bottles etc. Electronic waste: For questions about electronic waste or other recycling matters, contact Burrtec in Yucca Valley at 760-365-2015 or toll free at 866-989-2783.
Household Hazardous Waste: San Bernardino County offers a drop-off site in Joshua Tree, located on 29 Palms Hwy. east of downtown Joshua Tree. The site is open the 3rd Saturday of each month, 8 a.m. to 12 noon. Paint cans, batteries, etc., are accepted. Information: 909-382-5401. For oil recycling, contact Oily Cat, 800-645-9228.
Adopt-A-Street Program - Application (PDF file)
Got Potholes? Call 367-ROAD
The Public Works Department is busy filling potholes in Twentynine Palms. When the weather warms up, the city’s asphalt roads react with an outbreak of potholes and fractured road surfaces caused from the winter moisture. According to Public Works Superintendent Jose Nieves, the road repairs keep city crews on the move. Twentynine Palms residents can report large potholes or road problems in their neighborhood by calling Public Works at 367-ROAD. “If you leave a message,” Nieves said, “we will get back to you in one business day.” Photo: James Thompson (left) and Mike Mintz patching Mesquite Springs Road in 2009.
Family Disaster Planning
The City of Twentynine Palms reminds its residents to review their Family Disaster Plan. As with any city, Twentynine Palms has the potential to experience a multitude of natural disasters. After witnessing disasters throughout the world, many of us ask, “Am I as prepared as I should be in the event of an emergency?” Recent events have shown us that we need to be prepared to survive for up to 72 hours before outside assistance may arrive. Copies of the free guide "Your Family Disaster Plan" are available at City Hall, 6136 Adobe Road, or click the link below to download a copy in Adobe PDF. For more information on disaster planning, contact the City's Emergency Services Coordinator, Ron Peck, at (760)367-6799.
See also our Emergency Operations page on this website for more information and links to the Hazard Mitigation Plan for Twentynine Palms.
Family Disaster Guide, San Bernardino County
Natural Disaster Food Safety Guide, SB County, March 2011