City of Palm Springs

Bicycle Route Map:

 Bike Map Palm Springs Cover


Jay Virata, Director of Community &

Economic Development

Daniel DeGarmo, Sustainability Coordinator

3200 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way
P.O. Box 2743

Palm Springs, CA 92262

Phone: (760) 323-8214

Fax: (760) 322-8320

Logo - Office of Sustainability 2016 Round Line




What is Zero Net Energy and When will it become effective?

Next Sustainability Commission Meeting:

The next Regular meeting of the Palm Springs Sustainability Commission will be held:

          Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 5:00 PM

          Palm Springs City Hall
          Large Conference Room
          3200 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way
          Palm Springs, CA 92262

 Standing Subcommittee on Solar and Green Building Agenda

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 8:30 AM


Palm Springs City Hall
Community & Economic Development Conference Room
3200 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs CA 92262

Standing Subcommittee on Waste Reduction

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 3:00 PM

Palm Springs City Hall
Community & Economic Development Conference Room
3200 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs CA 92262

Upcoming Shredding and E-Waste Event is on February 17, 2018 at 8 AM City Hall Parking Lot in Palm Springs located at 3200 East Tahquitz Canyon Way - view the Shredding and E-Waste event flyer.

Ewaste shredding event February 17 2018

Recycle used Motor Oil and get a free oil filter! Saturday April 7, 2018.

Solar Strategy Presentations for the City of Palm Springs as presented to the Planning Commission and members of the Sustainability Commission on December 14, 2016:

Residential Solar Strategy Presentation by Commissioners Middleton and Freedman 

Solar Cost Calculations

Coachella Valley Association of Governments (Katie Barrows & Benjamin Druyon)  solar strategy
  1. Ygrene (Victor Hunt)    solar strategy   solar strategy
  2. Southern California Edison (Erin Pulgar)  solar strategy
  3. Climate Action PS (Ellen Lockert) solar strategy
  4. Grid Alternatives (Bambi Tran)  solar strategy

Additional Material - Letter from Cal SEIA   Cal SEIA


  Recycling Questions? Contact our Resource Consultant Gary Calhoun, Phone Number 760 574 2582

Recyclilng Questions

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Information 

Coleccio'n de Descehos Peligrosos del Hogar

Learn more about Leaf Blower Strategy for the City of Palm Springs:

Leaf Blower Strategy October 2016 Study Session Pic_Page_1





Check out the Public Service Announcements for Bike Safety in the City of Palm Springs: 

 Bike Safety 60 second spot    

Bike Safe

     Bike Safety 30 second spot        

Click here for a Bike Routes & Trails Map



 City of Palm Springs Tree Inventory:


Honor a loved one or friend with a Living Tree Memorial

 Legacy Tree Adoption Short For Website 2


The Sustainability Plan for the City of Palm Springs is now available! View the adopted 30 steps to a Sustainable City here! 

What is the Sustainability Plan?  Check out a quick review Here.



  Do You Need SHARPS Containers and Information on How to Dispose of Them?


    SHARPS Containers

    SHARPS Container


    New, Empty SHARPS Containers are available at
    City Hall
    3200 E Tahquitz Canyon Way or
    Fire Station #2
    300 N El Cielo Road
    Palm Springs CA 92262

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