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Upcoming Meetings

Click a meeting heading below for AGENDAS, Minutes, Staff Reports.

City Hall, 6136 Adobe Road, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277 - (760) 367-6799.


City Council

6 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 24 - Cancelled

6 p.m., Monday, Nov. 30 - Special CC/TPWD Mtg. Cancelled

6 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 8

6 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 22 - Set to be cancelled

(2nd & 4th Tuesdays at City Hall)


Planning Commission

6 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 17

6 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 15

(1st & 3rd Tuesdays at City Hall)


Public Arts Advisory Committee

12 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 2 - Regular meeting

(1st Wednesdays at Recreation Dept. conference room - 760-367-7562)


Oversight Board to the Successor Agency to the Dissolved Twentynine Palms Redevelopment Agency

Next mtg. TBA (at City Hall, Council Chambers)



EL NINO - Emergency Information & Preparation Tips

Prepare Your Home for El Nino! Safeguard your family and possessions from El Nino. Check out the flyer below, which provides suggestions for flood-proofing your home and property, locations for obtaining sand bags, and more. The City of Twentynine Palms Public Works dept. is available to help (760-367-6799 Option 7). Remember: After four years of drought, our ground is so dry and hard that it cannot absorb enough water when we do get rain, which leads to dangerous flooding situations. Read more...


 El Nino Outreach Flyer and Preparation Tips (PDF)


 El Nino Public Meeting in Yucca Valley, Nov. 9, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. (PDF)





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The City of Twentynine Palms reminds residents (and visitors) to help conserve our precious water resources. Gov. Jerry Brown issued an executive order April 1, 2015, directing the State Water Resources Control Board to implement mandatory water reductions in cities and towns across California. Twentynine Palms Water District has been directed to reduce water usage by 28 percent. Citizens are asked to be aware of the drought and Save Water! More information is available at www.saveourwater.com


 Media Release: City Begins Water Reduction Measures - May 28, 2015 (PDF)


 Here are some water saving tips from Twentynine Palms Water District (PDF)




More RECYCLING information: www.burrtec.com/recycling


Curbside Pickup in City Limits: 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 Outside City Limits 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.

Hazardous Waste

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

Beautification and Pride Program – If you, your family, church, organization, service club, class, or youth group would like to adopt a City street and keep it clean and picked up of litter and trash, call Cindy Villescas at Twentynine Palms City Hall, (760) 367-6799.  You can also arrange to be a cash donor to sponsor such a group. Print the application below and mail or bring it to City Hall, 6136 Adobe Road, Twnetynine Palms, CA 92277.

 Adopt-A-Street Program - Application (PDF file)

Need Sandbags for Flooding?

To protect your home or business from potential flooding during desert rainstorms, SANDBAGS are available at the Twentynine Palms Fire Dept., 6560 Adobe Road, or call the fire station for assistance at (760)367-7524, and at the Wonder Valley Fire Station on Amboy Road, (760)367-3761. Free. Limit 10 per household. Sandbags in quantity are also available for a small charge at Desert Hardware in Twentynine Palms and Home Depot in Yucca Valley, open 7 days a week. For questions or for help assessing property needs, contact the fire department phone numbers above.

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.

Twentynine Palms Veterans Services

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)

Volunteers Wanted

The City of Twentynine Palms is looking for volunteers to coach teams, officiate and assist with ongoing Recreational Sports Programs. Please call the Community Services Department at (760) 367-7562 for information about these youth-oriented sports activities.

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

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