Bike Map for

the City of

Palm Springs:

 Click Here:

 Bike Map Palm Springs Cover


Jay Virata, Director of Community and

Economic Development

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



Follow us on Twitter @BeSustainablePS

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

Next Sustainability Commission Meeting:

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

          Tuesday, November 21, 2017- 5:00 PM

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

 Standing Subcommittee on Green Building/Solar Agenda

To be determined

Hot Purple Energy
810 N Farrell Drive
Palm Springs CA 92262

Standing Subcommittee on Waste Reduction

To be determined

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 December 16, 2017 at 8 AM City Hall Parking Lot in Palm Springs located at 3200 East Tahquitz Canyon Way - you may view the Shredding and E-Waste event flyer by clicking here.

EWaste Flyer

Click on the links below for more information on the topics listed:

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

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

   Recyclilng Questions


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:


 Click Here for an application for the NEW Legacy Tree Program!

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?


    Click Here:

    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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