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Community & Economic Development

3200 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262

Phone: 760-323-8259
TDD:     760-864-9527 
Fax:      760-322-8325
E-Mail
Office Hours: 
Monday-Thursday 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM


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Land Purchase and/or Development Opportunity

The City of Palm Springs is inviting proposals for purchase and/or development of two contiguous City-owned parcels (1.75 acres in area) in the Uptown near the southwest corner of W. Stevens Road and N. Palm Canyon Drive.  The Request for Proposals (RFP) document may be read here.

RFP Map Stevens NPC


 Department Overview

The  Community and Economic Development Department manages a wide portfolio of projects and activities that benefit all the residents and businesses in Palm Springs. 

The Community and Economic Development Department overview may be read here.


Incentive Programs

Hotel Incentive Program 
Facade Improvement Program


Downtown Development

Downtown Parking

Downtown Revitalization Project
Kimpton Hotel Image


 Reports

Tourism Economics Vacation Rental Report
Tourism Economics Vacation Rental Report 2018 Cover Photo
 

Former Redevelopment Agency
Property Legal Review Documents

Legal Review Image copy

 

 Staff Directory

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   Jay Virata, Director
   Community & Economic Development



  Community & Economic Development Staff:

  Community & Economic Development Department
  General Information: (760) 323-8259

  Jay Virata - (760) 323-8228
  Director
 
  Economic Development Program Assistant - (760) 322-8321 

  Dale E. Cook, Jr. - (760) 323-8198
  Community Development & Affordable Housing 

  Annie Rodriguez - (760) 323-8264
  Housing Program Assistant
 

  Diana Shay - (760) 323-8260 
  Properties, Economic Development & Business Assistance
 

  Jennifer Henning -  (760) 778-8408
  Public Art, Economic Development & Business Assistance
 

  Patrick Tallarico -  (760) 323-8214
  Sustainability - Manager

  Daniel DeGarmo - (760) 323-8248
  Sustainability - Program Coordinator
 

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