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, February 20, 2018 - 5:00 PM

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

Full Agenda and Reports

 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 Agenda

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

Follow this link for information on the implementation of Desert Community Energy, Community Choice Aggregation electricity program sponsored by CVAG. This program will become effective in July 2018.

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

Drop off Hazardous Household Waste and Pick Up Free Building Materials:

Drop and Shop Flyer

Riverside County Department of Waste Resources 2018 Community Outreach Calendar of Events for classes on Backyard Composting, Green Cleaning, Vermicomposting.  Visit

Learn how to compost at a free Backyard Composting class in Palm Springs on Wednesday, February 7th at 10:00 A.M.  Low cost compost bins will be available for $12 each:

Green Cleaning:  Save money and learn how to make less toxic cleaning products from ingredients in your pantry on Wednesday, February 7th, at 12:00 P.M.: 


  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





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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