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Posted on: December 1, 2022

SAVES Toy Drive

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Donate a new, unwrapped toy at 

Jolly Holiday On The Square

Saturday, Dec. 17, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. PM at Poncitlan Square, located at 38315 9th St. East

Free Admission 

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Posted on: November 28, 2022

SAVES

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Express Registration Schedule

  • Monday, December 5 from 9 am to 3 pm
  • Wednesday, December 7 from 9 am to 3 pm
  • Friday, December 9 from 9 am to 3 pm

Location: SAVES, 1002 E. Ave. Q-12, Palmdale

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

Jolly Holiday on the Square

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Jolly Holiday on the Square

Saturday, Dec. 17, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Poncitlan Square

Celebrate the season at this free event that’s sure to make your spirits bright!

  • LIVE BAND playing your holiday favorites
  • ROAMING CAROLERS
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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Paint Recycling and Reuse Mural Event

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We are proud to announce that the City of Palmdale’s Innovation & Environmental Division and Public Art program have established a partnership with PaintCare to coordinate another paint recycling and reuse event at the Palmdale Transportatio...

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Posted on: November 1, 2022

Public Art Survey

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Your opinion is vital to develop Public Art installations in Palmdale that are meaningful to the community.

Take the survey!

English - Public Art Survey - English

Spanish - Public Art Survey - Spanish

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Posted on: November 15, 2022

We want to hear from you!

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We want to hear from you about what programming and activities you want to see at Legacy Commons for Active Seniors. 

Let your voice be heard and take the Survey

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Posted on: November 15, 2022

High Desert Corridor

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The High Desert Corridor Joint Powers Agency (HDC JPA) includes Los Angeles County, Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (L.A. Metro), Adelanto, Lancaster, Palmdale, and Victorville.


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Posted on: November 10, 2022

Holiday Sale at DryTown!

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Take advantage of the lowest price of the season, our Season Pass Holiday SALE beginning Nov. 25, 2022! 

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Posted on: August 15, 2022

Palmdale EPIC Energy

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Palmdale is committed to providing clean energy at affordable rates. In partnership with Southern California Edison (SCE), EPIC buys sustainable and fiscally responsible energy on behalf of our customers. This energy goes into the electric grid. SCE will ...

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Posted on: August 31, 2022

Sustainable Transportation Plan

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The City of Palmdale is developing a Sustainable Transportation Plan (STP) with the core goals of improving traffic safety and reducing greenhouse gas emissions through roadway improvements, amenities, and features that make non-vehicular modes of travel ...

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

Palmdale Magazine

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Get the latest news on what’s happening ... events, classes, activities, openings & more!


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Posted on: August 4, 2022

Palmdale Commemorative Edition

A Place Called Home

The Antelope Valley Press recently published a special section, “A Place Called Home,” which includes a commemorative edition of Palmdale’s 60 years.

View the Palmdale edition here.

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Posted on: June 15, 2022

Spay and Neuter Program for City of Palmdale Residents

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SPAY/NEUTER

Program for City of Palmdale residents

Residents served by the incorporated City of Palmdale in zip codes 93550, 93551, 93552 and those assisting the community cats (TNR) in these areas, are able to apply and receive low-cost spay/neuter service...

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

California Wastewater Payment Program

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State of California Wastewater Payment Program

The City of Palmdale was awarded grant funds to assist Palmdale residents and businesses with past due sewer wastewater debt that may have accumulated during the COVID-19 pandemic period last year.  

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

Road Construction Update

Rancho Vista Boulevard

For the week of Nov. 28 through Dec. 4, 2022

 

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1. Citywide Local Street Rehabilitation Project 

The City of Palmdale has contracted with Manhole Adjusting Inc. to implement the local road cape seal program curr...

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Posted on: April 28, 2020

#PalmdaleCares

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Download and print the #PalmdaleCares logo and take a photo or video with your sign to highlight acts of kindness and unity within the community. Then, share them on social media or send photos and videos to communications@cityofpalmdale.org.

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

Palmdale Multimodal High Speed Rail Station Area Plan

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In partnership with the California High Speed Rail Authority (Authority) the City of Palmdale undertaking station area planning around the planned high speed rail (HSR) multimodal station near the vicinity of downtown Palmdale. This planning effort will l...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Palmdale Connections

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Find out what’s happening in Palmdale! The latest edition of Palmdale Connections is now available.

Palmdale Connections (PDF)

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

The Palmdale Minute

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Enjoy this week’s The Palmdale Minute. View the video HERE

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

Job Opportunities

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Interested in starting your career with the City of Palmdale?Click the links below to find out more:

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Posted on: December 3, 2022

Public Art Sculpture Unveiled at Auto Mall

PALMDALE – Revolution, a distinctive new public art sculpture, was unveiled at the Palmdale Auto Mall on Friday, Dec. 2. This one-of-a-kind mirror-polished stainless-steel sculpture, created by artist Heath Satow, is located at Auto Vista Drive ...

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Celebrate the Holidays at the Library

PALMDALE – The Palmdale City Library, 700 E. Palmdale Blvd, has many celebrations planned in December. 

Enjoy live music, light refreshments, crafts, and a visit from Santa at the Annual Holiday Party on Saturday, Dec. 17, from 2-4 pm. E...

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Posted on: November 30, 2022

Public Art Sculpture to be Unveiled at Auto Mall

WHAT: Revolution, a distinctive new public art sculpture by artist Heath Satow, will be unveiled at the Palmdale Auto Mall.

WHEN: Friday, December 2, 5 pm

WHERE: Auto Vista Drive and Carriage Way, just south of Technology Drive

WHO: Palmdale Mayor Steve Hofb...

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Posted on: November 28, 2022

Jolly Holiday Planned for Poncitlán Square - Holiday Light Displays at Three Locations

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale celebrates the Holiday season with three festive light displays in Palmdale parks and a Jolly Holiday event for Poncitlán Square. 

Beginning Dec. 1, enjoy free light displays at Rancho Vista Par...

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Family Volunteer Day Scheduled for Saturday 11/19

PALMDALE – Registration is open for the City of Palmdale’s annual Family Volunteer Day on Saturday, Nov. 19, from 9 a.m. to Noon. There are several opportunities available to include a variety of abilities and ages. To sign up or for a...

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Posted on: November 9, 2022

AV Wall Returns to The Palmdale Amphitheater

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale, the AV Wall Committee, and Point Man Antelope Valley will host the Mobile Vietnam Memorial Wall (AV Wall) 24 hours per day from 5 p.m., Nov. 9 through Nov. 13 at the Palmdale Amphitheater, located at 2723 Rancho ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2022

DryTown Water Park Season Pass Holiday Sale Begins Nov. 25

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale’s DryTown Water Park, 3850 E Ave S, is offering discounted 2023 season passes for a limited time beginning Friday, Nov. 25. This year, DryTown is offering the new Weekday Season Pass, with the lowest pri...

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Posted on: November 7, 2022

First Groundbreaking Takes Place in New Health and Wellness Land Use Designation

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale and Toneman Development Corporation participated in a groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 3, to celebrate the construction of a new 10,000 SF medical surgery center in the City's new Health and Well...

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Posted on: November 7, 2022

Movie Nights Planned at the Library

PALMDALE – The Palmdale City Library is continuing Wednesday Movie Nights with a new series for November. The movies featured will be Top Gun (Rated PG) on Nov. 2, Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (Rated PG-13) on Nov...

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Posted on: November 2, 2022

Young Artists Thank First Responders with Original Paintings

PALMDALE – Local young artists took time on National First Responders Day to present their original art to Los Angeles County Firefighters and to Deputies at the Palmdale Station of the Los Angeles County Sheriff Department as a “thank...

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Posted on: November 2, 2022

AJCC to Host Informational Sessions for Veterans Interested in Aerospace Careers

PALMDALE – Los Angeles County's Veterans America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) will host a series of informational sessions for veterans interested in learning about working in aircraft fabrication and assembly wi...

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Posted on: October 27, 2022

Housing Opportunity in Palmdale

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale and other local agencies are exploring opportunities to facilitate a shovel ready housing development for approximately 13 acres of land owned by both the City and Palmdale School District, with the goal ...

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Posted on: October 19, 2022

Holiday Movies, Events & Activities for All Ages at Palmdale Playhouse

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will present a wide variety of holiday entertainment and events to celebrate the season at the Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East. 

The fun starts on Sunday, Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. with the Tim ...

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Posted on: October 18, 2022

Workshops Continue for Palmdale’s Sustainable Transportation Plan

PALMDALE – The City will host round two of workshops for the Sustainable Transportation Plan.

Join us for one of three community workshop opportunities, where we will focus on potential strategies to improve traffic safety and reduce greenhouse g...

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Posted on: October 18, 2022

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Festival This Saturday

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will host the Celebrate Your Identity: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Festival on Saturday, Oct. 22, at Poncitlán Square, 38315 9th St East, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free and open to all.&a...

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Posted on: October 5, 2022

Haunted House Coming to Marie Kerr Park

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will host a spooktacular Haunted House on Friday, Oct. 21 and Saturday, Oct. 22, at the Marie Kerr Park Community Building, 39700 30th St. West, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. This activity is recommended for ages 13 year...

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Posted on: October 5, 2022

Halloween and Dia de los Muertos Celebration at the Library

PALMDALE – The Palmdale City Library will have its annual Halloween and Dia de los Muertos event on Friday, Oct. 28 from 2 to 4 p.m. Come trick or treat your way through the library as you gather sweets and treats from different themed stations....

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Posted on: October 4, 2022

Palmdale Playhouse Features Murder and Mystery in October

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will host several performances to set the mood this October at Palmdale Playhouse, 38334 10th St. East.

First, Palmdale Repertory Theatre will present A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder. This murderou...

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Posted on: October 4, 2022

Pumpkin Walk Coming to Domenic Massari Park

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will host its annual Pumpkin Walk on Friday, Oct. 14, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Domenic Massari Park, located at 37716 55th St East. Admission is free and is open to kids up to age 12 and their families.&nb...

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Posted on: October 3, 2022

Palmdale Launches New Small Business Assistance Programs

PALMDALE – The City is launching several new programs to help small businesses in Palmdale.  

Businesses can receive free marketing support through the Palmdale Business of the Week program. To qualify, the business must be nominated, be...

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Posted on: September 28, 2022

Kaleidoscope: Art & Music Festival Features Free Family Fun

PALMDALE – Art experiences and activities for kids and the whole family will be offered at the sixth annual Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival, a unique event celebrating the arts and music in the high desert,&n...

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Posted on: September 27, 2022

Homework Help Centers Return to Palmdale Locations

PALMDALE – Palmdale City Library will reopen three Homework Help Centers beginning Monday, Oct. 3, providing students ages 8 to 14 with a place to do their homework, Monday through Thursday from 2:30 to 5 p.m.  Locations include Palmdal...

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

Free Spooky Movie Nights in October

PALMDALE – The Palmdale City Library will bring free spooky movie nights every Wednesday in October at 5:30 p.m. Featured movies include The Addams Family 2 (PG) on Oct. 5, Monster House (PG) on Oct. 12, Hocus Pocus (PG) on Oct. 19, and Ghostbusters: Afte...

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

AV Mental Health Awareness Day & Walk Planned for Poncitlán Square

PALMDALE – Join the Erick A Garcia “You Are Enough” Foundation, City of Palmdale, and many community partners for the AV Mental Health Awareness Day and walk on Saturday, Oct. 1, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Poncitl&aac...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Raising Cane’s® One Step Closer to New Palmdale Location

PALMDALE – The demolition of the former Pier 1 retail site to make way for a new Raising Cane’s® restaurant was approved at the City’s Site Plan review hearing held on Sept. 22, 2022. The project is located on an exis...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

City of Palmdale Training and Recruiting Lifeguards for 2023 Season

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale’s Parks and Recreation is accepting registration for its October Lifeguard Academy at Courson Park Pool, 39226 10th St. E. and Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, 930 E. Ave. Q-9. Participants who success...

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Posted on: September 21, 2022

Kaleidoscope: Art & Music Festival Features Local Beer, Wine, and Food

PALMDALE – The sixth annual Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival, a unique event that celebrates the arts in the high desert, is ready to celebrate local craft beer, wine, and food at the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 R...

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Posted on: September 21, 2022

Palmdale City Library to Host Author Series Sept. 29

PALMDALE – The Palmdale City Library, 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host an Author Series on Thursday, Sept. 29 from 5 to 6 p.m. All ages are welcome, space is limited.

Join us as author and speaker Suzanna Webb presents a reading from her Children...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

City Supports Homes 4 Families Rainbow Build With $800,000 Check

PALMDALE – City of Palmdale elected officials, staff, and community volunteers joined Homes 4 Families’ annual Rainbow Build at the Palmdale Veteran Enriched Neighborhood® on Saturday, Sept. 17. The City presented Homes 4 Famil...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

AJCC Hosting Recruitment Event for Redtails Logistics

PALMDALE – America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) will host a recruitment event for Redtails Logistics on Thursday, Sept. 22, from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale. Redtails Logistics is a leading merch...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

Kaleidoscope: Art & Music Festival returns Oct. 8

PALMDALE – The sixth annual Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival, a unique event that celebrates the arts in the high desert, has announced its lineup of musical performers when it returns to the Palmdale Amphitheater...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

Downtown Revitalization Projects Moving Forward

PALMDALE – City of Palmdale leaders gathered at Mellville J. Courson Park on Wednesday, Sept. 14 at 10 a.m. to showcase four downtown projects set to revitalize the civic center area by providing a full renovation of Melville J. Courson Park alo...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

Palmdale City Library Celebrates ‘Talk Like a Pirate’ Day

PALMDALE – The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will celebrate International Talk Like a Pirate Day on Monday, Sept. 19 from 4 to 6 p.m. The event is free and open to the public and is held to promote the library&rsqu...

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Downtown Revitalization Projects Celebrated

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale invites the community to Courson Park on Wednesday, Sept. 14 at 10 a.m. as we showcase four downtown projects set to revitalize the civic center area by providing street, pedestrian & bicyclist improvements an...

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Palmdale Participates in AV Walls Mural Project

PALMDALE – Four walls in Palmdale will be transformed as part of the Antelope Valley Walls project, with local artists painting daily this week through Saturday, all leading up to a celebration of the arts at the Antelope Valley Walls Fest takin...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

Homes 4 Families Rainbow Build 2022

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale invites the community to join in the building of veteran homes while building the spirit of community, understanding and friendships, by participating in the 4th annual Rainbow Build on Saturday, Sept. 17 at 9 a.m...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

City of Palmdale to Hold Lifeguard Academy in October

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale’s parks and recreation department is accepting registration for its October Lifeguard Academy at Courson Park Pool, 39226 10th St. E. and Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, 930 E. Ave. Q-9.

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Get Your Art on at Palettes in the Park

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will host two Palettes in the Park programs in September happening simultaneously at the Marie Kerr Park Community Building, 39700 30th St. West, and Domenic Massari Park, 37716 55th Street East....

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Posted on: September 6, 2022

Schedule Change for Saturday Fireworks Celebration

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale and the City of Lancaster will present a Fireworks Celebration at the Palmdale Amphitheater on Saturday, Sept. 3, 2022.  

Due to the Excessive Heat Warning issued by the National Weather Service, gates for...

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Chimbole Cultural Center Open as Cooling Center for Labor Day Holiday

PALMDALE – The National Weather Service Excessive Heat Warning remains in effect today through Monday, Sept. 5 at 8 p.m. for Southern California, including the Antelope Valley. City of Palmdale officials have announced that the Palmdale City Lib...

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

City Hall to Close for Labor Day Holiday

PALMDALE – City of Palmdale administrative and business offices, South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES), Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, and Palmdale City Library will be closed Monday, Sept. 5 in observance of Labor Day. Administra...

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Posted on: August 31, 2022

Lockheed Martin Hiring for Skunk Works® Team

PALMDALE – Lockheed Martin is hosting a hiring event on Wednesday, Sept. 7 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the AV Fairgrounds in the Hunter Pavilion, located at 2551 West Avenue H, Lancaster.

At this event, Lockheed Martin is conducting interviews and m...

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Posted on: August 30, 2022

AJCC to Host Annual Job Services Network Job Fair

PALMDALE — The 12th Annual Job Services Network Job Fair will take place on Thursday, Sept. 1 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at West Coast Baptist College, located at 44538 40th St. East in Lancaster. To register for your free ticket visit www.jsnjobfai...

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Posted on: August 30, 2022

Excessive Heat Warning Issued - Palmdale City Library Open as Cooling Center

Excessive Heat Warning Issued - Palmdale City Library Open as Cooling Center

PALMDALE – The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Warning which will remain in effect from 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 31 through Monday, Sept. 5 at 8 p.m...

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Posted on: August 29, 2022

Palmdale City Library Open as Cooling Center

PALMDALE – The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Watch from Wednesday morning, Aug. 31, through Sunday evening, Sept. 4 for most of southern California, including the Antelope Valley. With dangerously hot conditions including...

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Posted on: August 29, 2022

Energy for Palmdale’s Independent Choice to Launch October 1, 2022

PALMDALE – Palmdale residents and businesses will soon have a new default energy provider: Energy for Palmdale’s Independent Choice (EPIC). Residential customers will automatically be enrolled in EPIC starting on October 1, 2022, and c...

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Posted on: August 27, 2022

Winners Announced in “Generations” Juried Art Contest

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale announced the winners of the 8th annual Generations Juried Art Contest at a reception and exhibit held simultaneously at Legacy Commons and Palmdale Playhouse on Friday night, August 26, from 6 to 8:30 p.m.

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Posted on: August 25, 2022

Share Your Transportation Priorities for the Chance to Win a Prize

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale is preparing a Sustainable Transportation Plan (STP) to improve traffic safety for pedestrians, cyclists, and drivers, and community input is key to the success of the plan. Visit www.PalmdaleSTP.com and either Dr...

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Posted on: August 24, 2022

Palmdale Partners Academy Accepting Applications

PALMDALE – Registration is open for Palmdale’s 2022 Partners Academy, with classes beginning on Tuesday, Sept. 13, and continuing through Nov. 1. Academy classes will be held every Tuesday night from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. for eight weeks...

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Posted on: August 23, 2022

Palmdale City Library Open as Cooling Center

PALMDALE – With high temperatures expected over the next few days, City of Palmdale officials have announced that the Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., is a designated cooling center open to people of all ages.

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Posted on: August 18, 2022

America’s Job Center to Hold Prescreening Event for CDL Drivers

PALMDALE – America's Job Center of California, located at 38510 Sierra Highway, is holding a prescreening event on Aug. 25 from 9 to 11 a.m. for those interested in becoming a commercial truck driver for Robertson’s Ready Mix....

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Posted on: August 18, 2022

Generations Juried Art Exhibit Reception Planned

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale, Palmdale Playhouse and Legacy Commons for Active Seniors will jointly host an opening reception for the special juried art exhibition titled Generations on Friday, Aug. 26 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The reception is ope...

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Posted on: August 12, 2022

District 4 Nomination Period Extended for November 8, 2022 Election

PALMDALE –  District 4 incumbent, Juan Carrillo did not seek reelection to his Council seat in District 4. This extends the nomination period for that district only for an additional five (5) days. 

The filing period for Distric...

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Posted on: August 15, 2022

Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival Application Deadline Extended

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale’s Parks and Recreation Department is accepting applications for a variety of event participants for the seventh annual Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival, a unique event that celebrates the a...

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Posted on: August 9, 2022

Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony planned for Rancho Vista Park

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale invites the community to celebrate the grand opening of Rancho Vista Park on Tuesday, August 16 at 8:30 a.m. Palmdale’s newest park is located at 40437 35th St. West on the corner of To...

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Posted on: August 9, 2022

Palmdale City Library Plans Book Sale for August 27

PALMDALE – The Palmdale City Library and The Friends of the Palmdale City Library will co-host a book sale on Saturday, Aug. 27, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd. 

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Posted on: August 9, 2022

City of Palmdale to Consider Resolution to Not Enforce Mask Mandates

PALMDALE – The Palmdale City Council will consider a resolution to not enforce future Los Angeles County mask mandates at the Wed., Aug. 3 council meeting.  Under the resolution, future public health orders that would require indoor mas...

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Posted on: August 2, 2022

Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival Seeking Vendors and Partners

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale’s Parks and Recreation Department is accepting applications for a variety of event participants for the seventh annual Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival, a unique event that celebrates the arts in th...

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Posted on: August 2, 2022

Palmdale Celebrates 60th Birthday at Music in the Parks

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale welcomes everyone to celebrate Palmdale’s 60th Birthday with music, special treats, activities, photo opportunities, giveaways while supplies last, and of course, birthday cake and the singing of &ld...

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Posted on: August 2, 2022

UPDATE - Sustainable Transportation Plan Sessions and Workshops Planned

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale is preparing a Sustainable Transportation Plan (STP) with core goals of improving traffic safety and reducing greenhouse gas emissions through roadway improvements, amenities, and features that make non-vehicular ...

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Posted on: August 1, 2022

Fireworks Celebration Planned for Palmdale Amphitheater

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale and the City of Lancaster present a Fireworks Celebration at the Palmdale Amphitheater on Saturday, Sept. 3, 2022.   evening will be The Platinum Groove, entertaining with a live super show of platinum ro...

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Posted on: August 1, 2022

Sustainable Transportation Plan Sessions and Workshops Planned

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale is preparing a Sustainable Transportation Plan (STP) with core goals of improving traffic safety and reducing greenhouse gas emissions through roadway improvements, amenities, and features that make non-vehicular ...

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Posted on: July 20, 2022

National Night Out Event Planned At Domenic Massari Park

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will kick off National Night Out with its annual event on Tuesday, July 26 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Domenic Massari Park, located at 37716 55th  St. East. Admission is free.

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Posted on: July 12, 2022

Palmdale City Library to Host Harry Potter Birthday Bash

PALMDALE – The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a Harry Potter Birthday Bash on Friday, July 29, from 2 to 4 pm. Admission is free.  

The event will include representatives from all four Hogwarts&rsq...

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Posted on: July 19, 2022

Recycle Coach™ Contest Open for Palmdale Residents

PALMDALE – City of Palmdale residents are encouraged to download the Recycle Coach™ app available on both Google and Apple platforms. Residents who download the app and turn on their notifications between July 1, 2022 and September 1, ...

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Posted on: July 19, 2022

Smash Mouth Tickets Still Available

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale proudly presents alternative rock/power pop band Smash Mouth at the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., this Saturday, July 23 at 8 p.m. as part of the City’s summer concert series. ...

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Posted on: July 15, 2022

Road Construction Update for the Week of July 18 through July 24, 2022

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION

  1. Avenue R from Sierra Highway to 25th Street East 

Intermittent lane closures on both sides of Avenue R for utility and road work. Please slow down for construction zone and expect delays. 

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 14, 2022

City of Palmdale Draft General Plan Released for Public Review

 PALMDALE – The Draft General Plan document is ready for public review and feedback prior to Planning Commission and City Council review and adoption. The Draft General Plan documents are available at https://bit.ly/3IBh5LI.

Residents an...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 14, 2022

Social Human Services Mini Job Fair Coming to AJCC

PALMDALE – The America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a mini job and resource fair for social human services on Tuesday, July 19 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Registration is re...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 14, 2022

Low Cost Spay/Neuter Program Available for Palmdale Residents

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale announced a new program that covers most of the costs related to spaying or neutering of pets.  Costs for the standard spay/neuter procedure are covered by the program; costs for pain medication, cones or...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 11, 2022

America’s Job Center to Host Class A Drivers and Warehouse Selectors Recruitment Event for SYGMA

PALMDALE – America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), in partnership with SYGMA, will host a recruitment event located at 46905 47th Street West in Lancaster, on Friday, July 15, 2022. Two on-site sessions are availab...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 8, 2022

Road Construction Update for July 11-17, 2022

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

  1. Avenue R from Sierra Highway to 25th Street East

Intermittent lane closures on both sides of Avenue R for utility and road work. Please slow down for construction zone and expect delays.

  1. CLOSURE 10th Street East from Avenue P to Bl...
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Press Releases
Posted on: July 8, 2022

Say It, Don’t Spray It Graffiti Campaign

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale has been working hard to address graffiti blight this year and has launched a community education campaign to remind residents that graffiti is a crime and can be reported by calling 94-PRIDE (947-7433).

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 6, 2022

Summer Storytime Coming to the Palmdale City Library

PALMDALE – The Palmdale City Library’s summer Storytime sessions will run July 19 through August 31 at the Chimbole Cultural Center, located at 38350 Sierra Hwy. next to the Library.

Bilingual Storytime for all ages will be held on Tuesdays from 10 to 10:3...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 6, 2022

AJCC to Host Job Recruitment for JVS SoCal GAIN Positions

PALMDALE – The America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a GAIN recruitment event for a case worker and job developer in Palmdale on Thursday, July 7 from 9 to 11 a.m.

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 5, 2022

Summer Theatre Experience Students Present Bedtime Stories at Palmdale Playhouse

PALMDALE – The Palmdale Playhouse Summer Theatre Experience students will present a stage production of Bedtime Stories (As Told By Our Dad) (Who Messed Them Up) on Friday, July 29 and Saturday, July 30 at 7 p.m. at the Playhouse, locat...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 1, 2022

Celebrate This Holiday Weekend in Palmdale

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale is offering a variety of activities over the long Independence Day weekend.

DryTown Water Park is open daily from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., and a Sundown at DryTown event will take place Friday, July 1 from 7 to 10 p.m. &...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 15, 2022

Music in the Parks Returns for 2022

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will host eight free “Music in the Parks” outdoor events this summer beginning July 7 and running eight consecutive weeks (excluding July 4), alternating between Poncitlán Square, lo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2022

City of Palmdale to Host Dog Days of Summer Events at Yellen Dog Park

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will host several Dog Days of Summer events at Yellen Dog Park, located at 5100 E. Ave. S. in Palmdale. Admission and parking are free.  

The dog park provides separate enclosures for big and small dogs th...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2022

City Hall to Close for Independence Day Holiday

PALMDALE – City of Palmdale administrative and business offices, the Palmdale Playhouse box office, Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES) and Palmdale City Library will be closed Monday, July 4 in ob...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2022

Great American Defense Community Flag Presented to the Antelope Valley

PALMDALE – On Saturday, June 25 at 6:30 pm the Association of Defense Communities (ADC) will officially present the Antelope Valley with the Great American Defense Community Award Flag just prior to the performance by the 562nd Air Force Band Co...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Linda Terry is 2022’s “Walk on Words” Poetry Contest Winner. Poem Stamped in Concrete at Yellen Par

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale’s Public Art Program has selected a poem by Lancaster resident Linda Terry as the winning entry in the City’s “Walk on Words” poetry contest. The unveiling ceremony...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2022

MA - Courtney’s Playground Dedication at Marie Kerr Park

Photo Opportunity and Park Dedication Ceremony 

 

WHAT:                      Courtney’s Playground Dedication at Marie Ke...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Courtney’s Playground Opens at Marie Kerr Park

PALMDALE – City of Palmdale dedicated a first of its kind fully inclusive playground on Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at Marie Kerr Park in memory of Courtney Triana. City leaders, Courtney’s family and friends, and members of the communit...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2022

Celebrate Fourth of July at Domenic Massari and Marie Kerr Parks

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will host a free 4th of July Field Day for all ages on Monday, July 4 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Domenic Massari community building located at 37716 55th St. East, and the Marie Kerr Park community building lo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2022

Popsicle Pop-ups Coming to Palmdale Parks

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will host Popsicle Park Pop-up events in July to celebrate Parks Make Life Better month.

The events will take place on Saturdays in July from 5 to 7 p.m. at these locations:

  • July 9 – Manzanita Park, 431 Me...
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Press Releases
Posted on: June 2, 2022

America’s Job Center to Host Recruitment Event for Behavior Respite in Action

America’s Job Center will host a recruitment event for Behavior Respite In Action on Thursday, June 9, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 624 Commerce Ave. Unit E. in Palmdale. 

Direct Support Professional positions are available. Qualifi...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 2, 2022

AV Gem and Mineral Club Coming This Summer to Palmdale Parks

The City of Palmdale is partnering with the Antelope Valley Gem and Mineral Club to present free educational and recreational events during the summer.

The Club will be on hand at the Marie Kerr Park Community Building, 39700 30th St. West on Satu...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 2, 2022

Palmdale Playhouse Presents Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East, will a stage production of Tennessee Williams’ classic “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” on Friday June 10 and Saturday, June 11 at 8 p.m., and Sunday, June 12 at 2 p.m. ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 31, 2022

Palmdale City Library Kicks Off Summer Reading Program with Family Fun Day

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a Family Fun Day program at Poncitlán Square on Saturday, June 4 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon to kick off this year’s Summer Reading Program.

The Summer Reading Program,...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 27, 2022

City Hall to Close for Memorial Day Holiday

City of Palmdale administrative and business offices, South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES), the Palmdale Playhouse, Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, Chimbole Cultural Center, and Palmdale City Library will be closed on Monday, May 30 in obse...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 30, 2022

Palmdale Playhouse to Host West Coast Classical’s “A Little Night Music”

The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East in Palmdale, will present a “A Little Night Music” concert by the West Coast Classical Orchestras on  Friday, June 3 at 7:30 p.m.

The selection of music will range from pop...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 1, 2022

Palmdale Playhouse to Host 562nd Air Force Band

The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East, proudly presents a free concert by the 562nd Air Force Band on Monday, June 27 at 6 p.m. 

Admission and parking are free, but reservations are required for entry. Reservations may be made at ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 25, 2022

City of Palmdale to Host Annual Memorial Day Ceremony at Pelona Vista Park

The City of Palmdale will host a Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 30, at 11 a.m. at the south field of Pelona Vista Park, located at 37720 Tierra Subida Avenue. Admission and parking are free.

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 2, 2022

Grammy Award Winners All-4-One Coming to Palmdale Amphitheater on August 27

The City of Palmdale proudly presents Grammy award winning group and Antelope Valley natives All-4-One at the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., on Saturday, Aug. 27 at 8 p.m. as part of the City’...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2022

Revisiting Creedence Coming to Palmdale Amphitheater on August 13

The City of Palmdale proudly presents a powerful classic rock performance by Revisiting Creedence at the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., on Saturday, Aug. 13 at 8 p.m. as part of the City’s sum...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 24, 2022

MA: Fireworks Safety Press Conference

MEDIA ALERT

May 24, 2022

 

 

CONTACT:   John Mlynar, City of Palmdale, 661/267-5115

                        

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2022

AJCC to Host Youth Job and Resource Fair

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) will host a Spring Youth Job & Resource Fair on Thursday, May 26 from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Stanley Kliener Building at Steve Owens Memorial Park, 43063 10th Street West in Lan...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Smash Mouth Coming to Palmdale Amphitheater on July 23

The City of Palmdale proudly presents alternative rock/power pop band Smash Mouth at the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., on Saturday, July 23 at 8 p.m. as part of the City’s summer concert seri...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 17, 2022

Legacy Commons to Host Informational Meetings on Medicare

The City of Palmdale’s Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, located at 930 East Avenue Q-9, is scheduling appointments for seniors 65 and up who would like to learn more about Medicare and related health care coverage.  

Appointments are a...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Palmdale Playhouse to Host AV Children’s Choir Performance of “Once Upon a Dream”

The AV Children’s Choir will present an evening of choral music with “Once Upon a Dream” on Saturday, May 21 at 7 p.m. at the Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East.

The evening will feature beautiful melodies and ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 11, 2022

562nd Air Force Band Kicks Off Summer Concert Series at Amphitheater

The City of Palmdale proudly presents a free concert by the 562nd Air Force Band at the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., on Saturday, June 25 at 6:30 p.m. to kick off City’s summer concert series. 

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 9, 2022

MA: Road Construction Update - Week of May 9-15

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

 

  1. Avenue R from Sierra Highway to 25th Street East

Intermittent lane closures on both sides of Avenue R for utility and road work. Please slow down for construction zone and expect delays.

 

  1. CLOSURE 10th Street East...
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Press Releases
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Free Fitness Classes Offered at Palmdale Fitness Court

The City of Palmdale is offering free fitness classes at the Fitness Court at Pelona Vista Park, located at 37720 Tierra Subida Ave.  

Beginners classes will be held May 28 and June 4, while intermediate classes will take place June 11, 18 and 28....

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Legacy Commons to Host Annual Fitness Walk

The City of Palmdale’s Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, located at 930 East Avenue Q-9, will host its annual senior fitness walk on Wednesday, May 25 from 8 to 10 a.m. at Legacy Commons.

The event, held in coordination with National Senior Heal...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Landlord Training Classes Offered by City of Palmdale

The City of Palmdale is offering landlord training classes on Tuesday, May 24 and 31 from 6 pm to 9 pm in the Palmdale City Hall Administration building, 38250 Sierra Highway, Suite A.  

The classes are open to anyone who owns or manages rental pr...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Flags Still Available for Purchase for Palmdale Healing & Honor Field

Interested persons may still purchase flags for the Palmdale Healing & Honor Field, a colorful display of American flags honoring heroes, that is returning to Pelona Vista Park, 37800 Tierra Subida Ave. in Palmdale from Sunday, May 22 through Monday, ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 4, 2022

AJCC to Hold Interviews for Internal Positions

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, is recruiting for internal positions in the Antelope Valley. 

Open positions include business service representative, and customer service coordinato...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Mother’s Day Celebrations at Domenic Massari, Marie Kerr Parks

The City of Palmdale will host Mother’s Day Celebrations on Sunday, May 8 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, and 2 to 4 p.m. at both Domenic Massari Park, 37716 55th St. East, and Marie Kerr Park, 39700 30th St. West. Admission is free and open to ages 5 ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Artists Sought for Seventh Annual Generations Juried Art Exhibit

The City of Palmdale announced the winners of the 7th annual Generations Juried Art Contest at a reception held on Friday, Aug. 20 simultaneously at Legacy Commons and the Palmdale Playhouse.

Entries for the “Generations” juried art com...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 2, 2022

Avenue R Complete Streets & Safe Routes to School Project to Begin May 4

Construction work will begin on the Avenue R Complete Streets and Safe Routes to Schools project on Wednesday, May 4, which will bring needed improvements along Avenue R from Sierra Highway to 25th St. East.

The 13.3 million dollar, federally funded projec...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 29, 2022

Wellbeing Coalition Cohort Celebrates Graduation; Group Already Making Positive Contributions to AV

The Antelope Valley Wellbeing Coalition, which began in September 2021 to learn wellbeing science as a strategy to co-create innovative solutions to the region’s health and economic challenges, held a celebration ceremony for its first graduatin...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 27, 2022

City of Palmdale Employees Show Support for “Denim Day”

City of Palmdale employees wore denim on April 27 in support of the 22nd Denim Day, a cause to raise awareness about sexual assault and to show support for survivors.  The campaign is presented by Peace Over Violence, a non-profit agency designed...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 26, 2022

City of Palmdale Offers Yoga Classes

The City of Palmdale is offering Yoga for All Levels classes in May at Marie Kerr Park Recreation Center, 2723-A W. Rancho Vista Blvd., and Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, 930 E. Ave. Q-9.

Classes will be held on Monday May 2, 9, 16, and 23.  T...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 25, 2022

America’s Job Center to Host Recruitment Event for Behavior Respite in Action

America’s Job Center will host a recruitment event for Behavior Respite In Action on Wednesday, May 4, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 624 Commerce Ave. Unit E. in Palmdale. 

Direct Support Professional positions are available. Qualifi...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 25, 2022

Legacy Commons to Host Stolen Moments in Time

The City of Palmdale’s Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, located at 930 E. Ave. Q-9, will host an opening reception for Stolen Moments in Time; Art by Teddi Bandt, on Monday, May 2 from 6 to 7 p.m. Admission is free.

Bandt is an award-winning ho...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 19, 2022

Celebrate Earth Day at Domenic Massari and Marie Kerr Parks

The City of Palmdale will host a “Happy Earth Day Celebration” for all ages on Friday, April 22 from 4 to 6 p.m. at both the Domenic Massari Community Building, 37716 55th St. East and Marie Kerr Park Community Building, 39700 30th St....

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 19, 2022

Palmdale Playhouse to Host Opening Reception for New Exhibit; Inheritance: A Father Son Exhibition

The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East in Palmdale, will celebrate the opening of its newest art exhibit Inheritance: A Father Son Exhibition, the art of John Zender Estrada and Deon Zender Estrada. 

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 18, 2022

City of Palmdale to Host Virtual Workshop for Multi-family Design Standards

The City of Palmdale is inviting residents and stakeholders to participate in a virtual listening workshop via Zoom on Wednesday, April 27 from 5:30 to 7 p.m.  to review Palmdale’s residential and neighborhood design strengths and oppor...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Legacy Commons to Host Annual Resource Fair for Seniors

The City of Palmdale’s Legacy Commons for Active Seniors will host its annual Resource Fair on Wednesday, April 20 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, located at 930 East Avenue Q-9 in Palmdale. Admission is free.

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 15, 2022

MA: Road Construction Update - Week of April 18 - 25

  1. 65th Street East from Avenue R-12 to Avenue S

Shoulder closure on the eastside of Avenue S for utility work. Please slow down for the construction zone and expect delays. 

 

  1. Avenue S between 65th Street East and 70th Street East

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Volunteer Opportunities Available at Palmdale Healing & Honor Field

The City of Palmdale is recruiting volunteers to assist with the presentation of the Palmdale Healing & Honor Field, a colorful display of American flags honoring heroes, which is coming to Pelona Vista Park, 37800 Tierra Subida Ave. in Palmdale from ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 15, 2022

“Books and Barks” Returns to the Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host the popular “Books and Barks” program, where kids are encouraged to read to friendly dogs, on Tuesday, April 26, from 3:30 to 5 p.m.

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Spring 2022 Storytime Coming to the Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library has announced the schedule for the weekly in-person winter Storytime sessions that will run from April 19 through June 1.  Storytime will take place at the Chimbole Cultural Center, 38350 Sierra Hwy., located ne...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Free Oil Filters Available at City of Palmdale’s Used Oil Filter Collection Event at AutoZone

The City of Palmdale will host a used oil filter exchange event on Saturday, April 16 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  at Auto Zone, located at 5022 West Avenue N.

Residents may bring a used oil filter to the store to receive a new FREE oil filter (not to e...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 5, 2022

City of Palmdale Releases Illegal Dumping Action Plan

The City of Palmdale has released a comprehensive plan to address the problematic issue of illegal dumping and will soon announce a series of meetings to engage residents, businesses, and groups in collaborative efforts to help curb and prevent it in the ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 4, 2022

City Celebrates Palmdale Environmental Pride Month

In celebration of Earth Day 2022, the City of Palmdale will host its annual Palmdale Environmental Pride Month with a series of programs and events which focus on making the community cleaner and safer for all.

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Entries Sought for City of Palmdale’s “Walk on Words” Poetry Contest; Theme is “Dogs in the Park;”

The City of Palmdale will accept entries from April 1 through April 30 for its “Walk on Words” Poetry Contest.

The contest is free and open to all ages. This year’s theme is “Dogs in the Park.” Poems must b...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Free E-Waste Disposal Event This Saturday

A free e-waste disposal event will take place this Saturday, April 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  at the Antelope Valley Environmental Collection Center (AVECC), located 1200 West City Ranch Road in Palmdale. 

Residents will be able to safely d...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 24, 2022

Children’s SpringFest & Egg Hunt Coming the Palmdale Amphitheater on April 9

The popular Children’s SpringFest & Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, April 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd. Admission and parking free. 

A free egg hunt, crafts, and activities will all...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 28, 2022

MA: Grand Opening - Dutch Bros

Grand Opening/Photo Opportunity 

 

WHAT:                       Grand opening for Dutch Bros. Coffee

 

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2022

Coach and Bus Recruitment Event

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), will host a recruitment event for BYD Coach and Bus, a manufacturing facility located at 46174 BYD Blvd. in Lancaster, on Thursday, March 31, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Current positions include gene...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2022

Register Now for City of Palmdale’s Women’s History Month Symposium: Breaking Bias

The City of Palmdale, in celebration of Women’s History Month, will host a women’s symposium titled “Breaking Bias by Us” on Thursday, March 31 at the Chimbole Cultural Center, 38350 Sierra Highway.  Admiss...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 22, 2022

City to Host Introductory Classes for Palmdale Fitness Court

The City of Palmdale is offering free introductory classes on how to use the Fitness Court at Pelona Vista Park, located at 37720 Tierra Subida Ave.  The classes will be held on Saturday, April 2 and April 30 at 10 a.m. for ages 14 and up. Regist...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 17, 2022

City of Palmdale Wins CPRS Award of Excellence for Palettes in the Park Program

The City of Palmdale was presented with a Marketing & Communications Award of Excellence from the California Parks and Recreation Society (CPRS) at its annual conference held March 8 through 11 in Sacramento. 

The award was given in recognitio...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 16, 2022

City of Palmdale to Host Women’s History Month Symposium: Breaking Bias

The City of Palmdale, in celebration of Women’s History Month, will host a women’s symposium titled “Breaking Bias by Us” on Thursday, March 31 at the Chimbole Cultural Center, 38350 Sierra Highway.  Admiss...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 17, 2022

Spring Break Fun Coming to Marie Kerr and Domenic Massari Parks

The City of Palmdale will celebrate the arrival of spring break with planned for youth ages 5 to 12 at both Marie Kerr Park, located at 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., and Domenic Massari Park, located 37716 55th St. East. All events will take place from 10 a.m....

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 15, 2022

AV Gem and Mineral Club Coming to Domenic Massari Park

The City of Palmdale is partnering with the Antelope Valley Gem and Mineral Club to present a free educational and recreational event next to the playground at Domenic Massari Park, located at 37716 55th St. East in Palmdale on Saturday, March 19...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 12, 2022

City to Hold Public Hearing for Five-District Voting Maps

The Palmdale City Council will hold a public hearing during its workshop on Wednesday, March 16, that begins at 7 p.m. at the Palmdale City Council Chamber, 38330 Sierra Highway, Suite B and via Zoom to consider the proposed five-district draft voting map...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 11, 2022

Lockheed Martin Hiring Event

The American Job Center of California (AJCC) and Lockheed Martin are hosting a hiring event on Monday, March 28 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at The Hyatt Regency Valencia, and Monday, March 29 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Antelope Valley Fair Grounds.

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 10, 2022

Palmdale City Library Launches New Homework Help Center Service

The Palmdale City Library will launch three Homework Help Centers beginning Monday, March 14.

The Homework Help Centers will provide students ages 8 to 14 with quiet and safe spaces to do their homework, Mondays through Thursdays from 2:30 to 5 p.m. &n...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 11, 2022

Premium Retail Services Recruitment Event for AV Walmart Stores

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a premium retail services recruitment event for Walmart stores located in Palmdale and Lancaster on March 17 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 11, 2022

Park Connect Debuts at Yellen Park on March 16

The City of Palmdale and Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Palmdale Station will host the debut of Park Connect on Wednesday, March 16 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Yellen Park, located at 5100 East Avenue S in Palmdale.

Formerly called Park Watch, Park Connect’s goal is...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 10, 2022

March “Season of Service” Project Announced; Volunteers Sought

The City of Palmdale is seeking volunteers for the March 2022 Season of Service “Together for a Beautiful Palmdale” events scheduled for Saturday, March 26. Registration is required and available at https://signup.com...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 10, 2022

City to Host Public Safety Spotlight on Facebook Live March 15

The City of Palmdale will host a Public Safety Spotlight live on the Facebook page Palmdale Public Safety, on Tuesday, March 15 at 5 p.m. as part of National Consumer Protection Week.  

This event is designed to educate people on the many differen...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 9, 2022

Free Oil Filters Available at City of Palmdale’s Used Oil Filter Collection Event at AutoZone

– The City of Palmdale will host a used oil filter exchange event on Saturday, March 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  at Auto Zone, located at 1138 E. Palmdale Boulevard.

Residents may bring a used oil filter to the store to receive a new FREE ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 8, 2022

City of Palmdale Receives $203K Grant from AVAQMD for New Street Sweeper

The Palmdale City Council accepted $203,500 in grant funding at its March 2 meeting for a new street sweeper that will feature upgraded clean diesel engine technology from the Antelope Valley Air Quality Management District (AVA...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 4, 2022

Road Construction Update - Week of March 7 - 13

 

 

  1.     25th Street East from Avenue R-6 to Avenue R-8

Intermittent lane closure of the south bound #2 lane of 25th Street East from Avenue R-6 to Avenue R-8 for landscape assessment district tree trimming. Please slow dow...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 4, 2022

Freaky Friday Coming to the Palmdale Playhouse

The Palmdale Repertory Theater and the Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East, will present a stage production of the popular fantasy/comedy “Freaky Friday” on Fridays and Saturdays, March 11, 12, 18 and 19 at 8 p.m. and Su...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 4, 2022

City of Palmdale to Host Online Introduction to Neighborhood Watch

The City of Palmdale’s neighborhood services department will host Introduction to Neighborhood Watch presentations via Zoom on Wednesday, March 9 and Monday, March 21, both at 7 p.m. 

The 30-minute presentation will provide Palmdale resi...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 4, 2022

City of Palmdale Awarded $2 Million in Measure A Grants

The City of Palmdale was recently awarded $2 million in Los Angeles Measure A Competitive Grant Program funding, part of over $26 million in funds distributed to improve parks and open spaces across Los Angeles County. 

It marks the completion of ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 3, 2022

Public Input Sought at Upcoming Palmdale Regional Recreation Complex Meetings

The City of Palmdale is inviting residents to its next round of public meetings to help provide input on the proposed new Palmdale Regional Recreational Complex (PRRC), a state-of-the-art complex that would provide a multi-generational place of entertainm...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 2, 2022

March 7 is Last Day for Artists and Authors to Register for Inkwell

Artists and authors who are interested in participating in the City of Palmdale’s Inkwell: Palmdale’s Book & Art Festival have until Monday, March 7 to register for the event.

Participation is free. To apply, visit https://www.cityo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 3, 2022

Legacy Commons to Host Faces and Places…Again

The City of Palmdale’s Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, located at 930 E. Ave. Q-9, will host an opening reception for Faces and Places…Again; Art by Renato de Guia, on Thursday, March 10 from 6 to 7 p.m. Admission is free.

After a c...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 2, 2022

Palmdale Playhouse to Host West Coast Classical’s “Spring Fling”

The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East in Palmdale, will present a “Spring Fling” recital by the West Coast Classical Orchestras on Saturday, March 5. 29 at 7:30 pm.

The selection of music will range from jazz t...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Free E-Waste Disposal Event This Saturday

A free e-waste disposal event will take place this Saturday, March 5 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  at the Antelope Valley Environmental Collection Center (AVECC), located 1200 West City Ranch Road in Palmdale. 

Residents will be able to safely d...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 25, 2022

: Palmdale Healing & Honor Field Returns to Palmdale; Flags Go on Sale March 1

The Palmdale Healing & Honor Field, a colorful display of American flags honoring heroes, is returning to Pelona Vista Park, 37800 Tierra Subida Ave. in Palmdale from Sunday, May 22 through Monday, May 30. 

Presented by the Palmdale Auto Mall ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 24, 2022

City of Palmdale to Hold Lifeguard Academy In March

The City of Palmdale’s parks and recreation department is accepting registration for its March Lifeguard Academy at Courson Park Pool, 39226 10th St. E. and Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, 930 E. Ave. Q-9.

The Lifeguard Academy is designed to ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 23, 2022

PR: Kevin Church is Featured Guest on Palmdale City Library’s “Bridge Builders”

The Palmdale City Library, in partnership with members of the arts community in the Antelope Valley, will feature an interview with local musician, artist, and graphic artist Kevin Church in its next installment of the “Bridge Builders&rdquo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 17, 2022

Free E-Waste Disposal Event This Saturday

A free e-waste disposal event will take place this Saturday, Feb. 19 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  at the Antelope Valley Environmental Collection Center (AVECC), located 1200 West City Ranch Road in Palmdale. 

Residents will be able to safely d...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 17, 2022

Palmdale City Hall to Close for Presidents Day

City of Palmdale administrative and business offices, the Palmdale Playhouse box office, Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, Chimbole Cultural Center, Palmdale City Library, and City pools will be closed on Monday, Feb. 21 in observance o...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 15, 2022

Part I Crime Rate Drops 2.45 Percent in Palmdale in 2021

The City of Palmdale and Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (LASD) Palmdale Station have announced a 2.45 percent decrease in the number of Part I crimes reported for all of 2021 resulting in a crime rate of 175 crimes per 10,000 population...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 15, 2022

HZI Waste-to-Hydrogen Firm Provides New Food Distribution Tent for SAVES

The City of Palmdale’s South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES), located at 1002 E. Ave. Q-9, has received a second industrial-quality tent from Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI), a multinational corporation that converts organic waste ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 14, 2022

City of Palmdale Accepting Applications for Palmdale Human Rights Advisory Committee

The City Council of the City of Palmdale is accepting applications for four public members to serve on the Palmdale Human Rights Advisory Committee for existing terms that expire April 2023.

Established by the City Council on Sept. 1, 2020, the committee w...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 11, 2022

4th Annual Business Services Division Job Fair Coming February 24

The Business Services Division will host its fourth annual job fair on Thursday, Feb. 24 from 2 to 4:30 p.m. at the Chimbole Cultural Center, 38350 Sierra Highway in Palmdale.

The job fair will feature more than 35 employers including Palmdale Regional Med...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 8, 2022

Palmdale City Library Hosts Black History Month Essay Contest

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd. will host a free essay contest for youths in grades six through 12 in celebration of Black History Month.

Essays should be limited to three pages or less. Essays must be submitted to the Library a...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 7, 2022

America’s Job Center to Host Recruitment Event for AMPAM Mechanical Plumbing and Engineering

America’s Job Center, located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, in partnership with AMPAM, will host a recruitment event for multiple positions on Thursday, Feb. 10, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 2, 2022

Take the Palmdale Regional Recreation Complex Survey

The City of Palmdale is inviting residents to take a community survey for the proposed new Palmdale Regional Recreational Complex (PRRC), a state-of-the-art complex that would provide a multi-generational place of entertainment for area residents and gues...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 2, 2022

Palmdale City Library to Host Author Series in February

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., in partnership with the Antelope Valley Black Chamber of Commerce, will host an Author Series in February. All ages are welcome, but space is limited.

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 1, 2022

Free E-Waste Disposal Event This Saturday

A free e-waste disposal event will take place this Saturday, Feb. 5 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  at the Antelope Valley Environmental Collection Center (AVECC), located 1200 West City Ranch Road in Palmdale. 

Residents will be able to safely di...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 28, 2022

City of Palmdale Summer Job Recruitment Begins February 1

The City of Palmdale’s recreation and culture department will begin accepting applications on Monday, Feb. 1 for Program Leaders, Stage Assistants, and Lifeguards for summer activities.

Candidates must be 17 years old by April 1, 2022, to be cons...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 28, 2022

Public Hearing for Redistricting on February 2; Final Draft Maps to Be Presented

The Palmdale City Council will hold its fourth redistricting public hearing on Wednesday, Feb. 2, at 7:30 p.m. at the Palmdale City Council Chamber, 38330 Sierra Highway, Suite B and via Zoom to discuss the Advisory Redistricting Commission’s re...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 28, 2022

City of Palmdale to Hold Lifeguard Academies

The City of Palmdale’s parks and recreation department is accepting registration for its Lifeguard Academies that will be held in February and March at Courson Park Pool, 39226 10th St. E. and Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, 930 E. Ave. Q-9.

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 27, 2022

Palmdale City Library Commemorates Black History Month with Showing of “Selma”

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will show the critically acclaimed film “Selma” on Wednesday, Feb. 2 at 5:30 p.m. as part of its mid-week movie program and in commemoration of Black History Month.

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 26, 2022

Legacy Commons to Host Unhidden Diary Art Exhibit

The City of Palmdale’s Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, located at 930 E. Ave. Q-9, will host an opening reception for Unhidden Diary, the art of Chelsea Denise Williams, on Tuesday, Feb. 1 from 6 to 7 p.m. Admission is free.

Williams&rsquo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 25, 2022

City of Palmdale to Host Online Introduction to Neighborhood Watch

The City of Palmdale’s neighborhood services department will host Introduction to Neighborhood Watch presentations via Zoom on Monday, Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. and Tuesday, Feb. 15 at 10 a.m.

The 30-minute presentation will provide Palmdale residents wit...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2022

AJCC to Host Recruitment Event for NLACRC

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a job recruitment for North Los Angeles County Regional Center (NLACRC) on Thursday, Jan. 27 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Posit...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2022

Public Input Sought at Palmdale Regional Recreation Complex Meetings

The City of Palmdale is inviting residents to upcoming public meetings to help provide input on the proposed new Palmdale Regional Recreational Complex (PRRC), a state-of-the-art complex that would provide a multi-generational place of entertainment for C...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2022

Celebrate Love at Mommy & Me Valentines Dance at Marie Kerr Rec Center

The City of Palmdale will host at “Mommy & Me Valentines Dance” for ages 5 through 12 on Friday, Feb. 11 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Marie Kerr Park Recreation Center, 2723-A West Rancho Vista Blvd.

Admission is free but registrati...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 20, 2022

Deadline to Apply for Measure AV Grant Funds is January 27

The City of Palmdale will accept applications from local non-profit organizations and businesses for Measure AV grant funding now through Jan. 27 at 5 p.m.  

Measure AV was a ¾ cent sales tax that was approved by Palmdale voter...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Winter 2022 Storytime Coming to the Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library has announced the schedule for the weekly in-person winter Storytime sessions that will run from Feb. 1 through March 23.  Storytime will take place at the Chimbole Cultural Center, 38350 Sierra Hwy., located ne...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 14, 2022

MA: Road Construction Update - Week of Jan. 17-23

ROAD CONSTRUCTION UPDATE 

FOR THE WEEK OF JANUARY 17 THROUGH JANUARY 23, 2022

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

 

 

 

  1. Division Street to 3rd Street East, from P-12 to Avenue Q

Detour in place for street closures in this area for Palm...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Palmdale City Hall to Close for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

City of Palmdale administrative and business offices, the Palmdale Playhouse box office, Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, Chimbole Cultural Center, and Palmdale City Library will be closed on Monday, Jan. 17 in observance Dr. Martin Lu...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2022

City of Palmdale, AV Black Chamber to Host Virtual MLK Day Discussion Panel Via Zoom

The City of Palmdale, in collaboration with the Antelope Valley Black Chamber of Commerce (AVBCC), is inviting the community to join a live virtual panel discussion to honor the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, Jan. 17 at 2:30 p.m. via Zoom. &a...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Final Palmdale Advisory Redistricting Commission Meeting on Jan. 11

The City of Palmdale’s Advisory Redistricting Commission will hold its final

meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022, at 5:30 p.m. at the Palmdale City Council Chamber, 38330 Sierra Highway, Suite B. The agenda is available at https://drawpalm...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Palmdale City Library Launches Storytime To Go Kits

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., now has several “Storytime To Go Kits” available to patrons for check out.  

           Each &ldquo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 7, 2022

MA: Road Construction Update - Week of Jan. 10 - 16

                  ROAD CONSTRUCTION UPDATE 

FOR THE WEEK OF JANUARY 10 THROUGH JANUARY 16, 2022

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

 

  1. Avenue R from Ridgeview Circle to D...
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Press Releases
Posted on: January 4, 2022

PR: Palmdale City Hall to Be Open by Appointment Only

Due to the recent spike in COVID-19 cases and in the best interests of the safety of the public and employees, beginning Wednesday, Jan. 5, City of Palmdale offices will be open by appointment only until further notice.

Individuals may call 267-51...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 23, 2021

MA: Road Construction Update - Week of Dec. 20-27

  1. 65th Street East from Avenue S to Vittoria Lane

Intermittent lane closures 65th Street East as necessary for sewer construction. Please be patient, slow down for the construction zone and expect delays.

 

  1. Avenue R and Division Street

Intermittent lan...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 4, 2022

City of Palmdale to Host Virtual Workshop for Measure AV Grant Fund Applicants

The City of Palmdale will host a virtual workshop on Jan. 12 at 4 p.m. to help local nonprofit organizations, small businesses, and agencies learn more about how to apply for Measure AV grant funds. Registration is required and ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 27, 2021

Bullfrogg Blues Band Coming to the Palmdale Playhouse

The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East, will present the Bullfrogg Blues band live in concert on Saturday, Jan. 22 at 6 p.m. 

The Bullfrogg Blues Band (BBB) is a melting pot of some of the finest musicians on one stage. With an old...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 28, 2021

Special Holiday Trash Services Offered to City of Palmdale Residents

The City of Palmdale, in partnership with Waste Management of Antelope Valley, is offering two services to help residents with their post-holiday trash needs.

For three weeks beginning Dec. 26, Palmdale customers may place three extra bags of tras...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 3, 2022

Volunteers Sought for City of Palmdale’s “Season of Service” Events on MLK Day

The City of Palmdale has announced the first series of events in its 2022 Season of Service” in honor and celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Jan. 17.

“Join your friends, family and neighbors on Monday, Jan. 17 and...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 30, 2021

Deadline for Palmdale Residents to Submit Redistricting Maps is Jan. 3

The City of Palmdale is reminding residents that the last day to submit maps for the City’s new City Council districts is Jan. 3, 2022 at 5 p.m.

Paper and online mapping tools and tutorials are available for residents to access at their convenien...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 23, 2021

City of Palmdale Seeks Applicants for Measure AV Grant Funds

The City of Palmdale will begin taking applications from local non-profit organizations and businesses for Measure AV grant funding on Jan. 10, 2022. Applications will be accepted until Jan. 27 at 5 p.m.  

““We’re for...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 29, 2021

Registration Opens Jan. 1 for Palmdale Playhouse Performing Arts Classes for Youth

The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East, is offering two new performing arts classes for youth starting in January. 

All About Theatre is designed for youth ages 9 to 11 with little or no theatre experience. It will teach&a...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 23, 2021

Palmdale City Hall to Close for Christmas, Furlough and New Year’s Holidays;

The City of Palmdale’s administrative and business offices will be closed Monday, Dec. 27 through Monday, Jan. 3 in observance of the Christmas and New Year’s holiday, as part of a cost saving unpaid furlough. City offices will reopen for regular business...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 28, 2021

City of Palmdale Accepting Applications for Measure AV Oversight Committee Alternate

- The City Council of the City of Palmdale is accepting applications for one alternate member to serve on the Measure AV Oversight Committee to complete initial term of two years, ending April 2023.

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2021

Joe Davies Heritage Airpark Closed Over the Holidays

The City of Palmdale’s Joe Davies Heritage Airpark at Palmdale Plant 42, located at 2001 Ave. P, will be closed Christmas and New Year’s weekends, Dec. 25 and 26, and Jan. 1 and 2. It will reopen the weekend of Jan. 8 and 9.

For more in...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 21, 2021

Palmdale City Council Selects Richard Loa as Mayor Pro Tem

The Palmdale City Council has selected District 2 Councilmember Richard J. Loa to serve as Mayor Pro Tem for the City. His term began on Dec. 15 and will run until the Council will select a new Mayor Pro Tem at the Dec. 2022 City Council meeting.

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 20, 2021

Winners Announced in Palmdale City Library’s Native American Heritage Month Essay Contest

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd. has announced the winners of its Native American Heritage and History Month Essay Context.

The winners are: 9th to 12th grade Ambernai Todd, 1st place and Cruz Anthony Herrera, 2nd place; 6th to 8...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 16, 2021

AJCC to Host Customer Service Sales Recruitment Event for Farmers Insurance

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a customer service sales recruitment event for sales jobs with Farmers Insurance in Palmdale on Tuesday, Dec. 21.

Job responsibili...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 16, 2021

Free Hazardous/E-waste Collection Event This Saturday

The City of Palmdale, in partnership with Waste Management of Antelope Valley, will host a free Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) and Electronic Waste (E-Waste) at the Antelope Valley Environmental Collection Center (AVECC), located at 1200 W. City Ranch Ro...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 14, 2021

Holiday Music Featured at Palmdale Playhouse This Weekend

The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East, will wrap up its holiday entertainment with two festive musical presentations celebrate the season. 

On Friday, Dec. 17 at 7:30 p.m., the West Coast Classical Adagio String Orchestra, Prelude...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 15, 2021

Five Planes Available for Adoption at Airpark Through City’s Adopt-a-Plane Program

The City of Palmdale’s Joe Davies Heritage Airpark at Palmdale Plant 42 currently has five aircraft available for “adoption” as part of its Adopt-a-Plane program.

“We have several volunteer groups who have &lsquo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 10, 2021

City of Palmdale Lands $4.15 Million Grant for Courson Park Revitalization

The City of Palmdale was awarded a $4.15 million dollar grant for revitalization work at Melvin J. Courson Park, located at 38226 10th St. East as part of the $548.3 million California State Parks Awards in Grants to Create Local New Parks Across...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 10, 2021

Residents Encouraged to Provide Input at Redistricting at Dec. 14 Public Hearing

The Palmdale Advisory Redistricting Commission (ARC) will meet on Tuesday, Dec. 14 at 5:30 p.m. in the Palmdale City Council Chamber, located at 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B, to review submissions of redistricting draft maps and public input.&am...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 8, 2021

Write a Letter to Santa at the Palmdale City Library

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., is inviting residents to write a letter to Old St. Nick as part of its Letters to Santa program. Participation is free and open to all ages.

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 7, 2021

Palmdale City Library to Host Annual Holiday Party

– The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host its annual holiday part on Wednesday, Dec. 15 from 2 to 4 p.m. Admission is free and all ages are welcome.  

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 7, 2021

City of Palmdale Offers Two New Drop-Off Points for Library Books

The Palmdale City Library is providing its customers with two new drop-off locations to return borrowed materials to provide more convenience and ease of use.

            Two new secure drop re...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 1, 2021

Sharpo Holiday Family Magic Matinee for Kids This Sunday at the Palmdale Playhouse

The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East, will bring a special comedy and magic show to the stage on Sunday, Dec. 5 at 2 p.m. with a presentation of Sharpo!® Holiday Family Magic Matinee for Kids. 

This age-appropria...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2021

New City Council District Map to Determine Voter Representation for Next 10 Years

The City of Palmdale is in the final stages of its city council redistricting process which, upon completion, will determine the boundaries of City Council voting districts for the next 10 years. Using public input on communities of interest and submitted...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2021

City of Palmdale Sends Condolences on Passing of Former City Councilmember Antonio V. Soza

City of Palmdale officials were deeply saddened to learn that former City Councilmember Antonio V. Soza passed away on Oct. 22, 2021. 

Soza was elected to the Palmdale City Council from 1976 to 1984 and held the Mayor Pro Tem position for part of ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 26, 2021

AJCC to Host Regency Palms Senior Living Recruitment Event

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a recruitment event for Regency Palms, a senior living facility in Palmdale, on Thursday, Dec. 2, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., and 12:30 p.m. t...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 24, 2021

City of Palmdale Accepting Applications for Measure AV Oversight Committee Alternate

The City Council of the City of Palmdale is accepting applications for one alternate member to serve on the Measure AV Oversight Committee to complete initial term of two years, ending April 2023.

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 24, 2021

Save 50% on Tickets to Sharpo! Courtroom Circus at the Palmdale Playhouse

The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East, is offering 50% off tickets to the upcoming Sharpo! Courtroom Circus: The People vs. Santa & Other Cases coming of Saturday, Nov. 27 at 7 p.m.

Tickets ordered online at www.PalmdalePlayhouse.com w...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 23, 2021

City of Palmdale Reminds Residents to Keep Thanksgiving FOG Free

The City of Palmdale is reminding residents to keep FOG ---Fats, Oils and Grease--- out of household sinks and drains this Thanksgiving.

 “One way to ruin a holiday celebration is with a sewer overflow in the neighborhood, due to FOG &am...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 24, 2021

Palmdale Celebrates Small Business Saturday with Shop Palmdale Holiday Contes

The City of Palmdale is celebrating Small Business Saturday on Nov. 27 with a Shop Palmdale holiday program that gives residents an opportunity to win a $100 gift card.

To qualify to win, participants must post a photo of themselves shopping at a ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Laura Bettencourt Named Larry Chimbole Public Service Award Recipient by League of California Cities

The League of California Cities (LOCC) Desert-Mountain Division named Palmdale Mayor Pro Tem Laura Bettencourt (District 3) as the recipient of the Larry Chimbole Public Service Award at its annual awards banquet, held on Friday, Nov. 19 at the Lemon Leaf...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Palmdale City Hall to Close for Thanksgiving Holiday

City of Palmdale administrative and business offices, the Palmdale Playhouse box office, Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, Chimbole Cultural Center, South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES), and Palmdale City Library will be clo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 16, 2021

There’s Still Time to Register for City of Palmdale’s Family Volunteer Day

Registration is open, and spots are available to participate in the City of Palmdale’s sixth annual Family Volunteer Day on Saturday, Nov. 20.

Among the opportunities for volunteers include a McAdam Park Beautification Project from 9 a.m. to noon...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 16, 2021

AJCC to Host Desert Haven Recruitment Event

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway, will host a hospitality recruitment event for Desert Haven, a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to developing, enhancing, and promoting the capabilities...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 15, 2021

Palmdale Playhouse to Host Holiday Events & Activities for All Ages

The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East, will present a wide variety of holiday entertainment and events to celebrate the season. 

“The holidays are always fun at the Palmdale Playhouse and this year we’ve put to...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 12, 2021

MA: Road Construction Update - Week of Nov. 15-21

                                           ROAD CONSTRUCT...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 12, 2021

City of Palmdale Named “Most Business Friendly City”

The City of Palmdale was named the Most Business Friendly City with a population greater than 60,000 at the 26th annual Eddy Awards hosted by the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC) at SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles on Wednes...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Veterans Day Holiday Closures for City of Palmdale

City of Palmdale administrative and business offices, the Palmdale Playhouse, South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES), Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, Chimbole Cultural Center, and the Palmdale City Library will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 11 ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 11, 2021

SAVES Seeks Volunteers

The City of Palmdale’s South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES), located at 1002 E. Ave. Q-9, is seeking volunteers of all ages to serve local families during the holiday season. 

“Volunteers are needed to sort...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Fall Fun Themed Events Coming to Marie Kerr and Domenic Massari Park

The City of Palmdale will celebrate the arrival of fall with several themed events at both Marie Kerr Park, located at 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., and Domenic Massari Park, located 37716 55th St. East. All events will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

On Thur...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 10, 2021

MA: Veterans Day Ceremony in Palmdale

PHOTO/INTERVIEW OP

 

WHAT:                       Veterans Day Ceremony

 

WHEN:          ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2021

Free Paper Shredding Event Coming Up

The City of Palmdale, in partnership with Waste Management of Antelope Valley, will host a free document destruction/shredding service this Saturday, Nov. 13 from 9 a.m.to 12 p.m. at the Palmdale Landfill, located at 1200 W. City Ranch Road.

Palmdale resid...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 10, 2021

MA: Photo/Interview Op - Unveiling of Vanessa Guillen Memorial Plaque and One Year Anniversary of Tr

Photo/Interview Opportunity 

 

WHAT:                       Unveiling of Vanessa Guillen Memorial Plaque and One Year Anniversary of Tree Pla...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Veterans Day Ceremony at Poncitlán Square

The City of Palmdale will host a Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. at the Poncitlán Square Gazebo, 38315 9th Street East, Palmdale (between Avenues Q-9 and Q-10.) The Ceremony is free and open to the public. 

The cer...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 5, 2021

It’s Time to Draw Maps! Palmdale Mapping Tools are Now Available

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

NEWS RELEASE

CONTACT:      John Mlynar

PHONE:          661/267-5115

DATE:          &nbs...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 5, 2021

PR: Road Construction Update - Week of Nov. 8 through Nov. 14

                                           ROAD CONSTRUCT...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 4, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Family Volunteer Day

The City of Palmdale will host its sixth annual Family Volunteer Day on Saturday, Nov. 20 with three options for participation.

From 9 a.m. to noon, volunteers may stop by South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES), located at 1002 E. Ave. Q-12 in Pa...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 3, 2021

Final Draft of Palmdale’s Local Hazard Mitigation Plan Now Available for Review

The final draft of the City of Palmdale’s Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP) 

is available for public review and comment now through Nov. 30 on the website, www.cityofpalmdale.org/LHMP

The LHMP is a comprehensive plan for deal...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 2, 2021

Free Oil Filters Available at City of Palmdale’s Used Oil Filter Collection Event at AutoZone

The City of Palmdale will host a used oil filter exchange event on Saturday, Nov. 6 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  at Auto Zone, located at 37251 47th St. East.

Residents may bring a used oil filter to the store to receive a new FREE oil filter (...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 1, 2021

City of Palmdale Receives 31st Consecutive Certificate of Achievement for Excellence

The City of Palmdale has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR) for the f...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 29, 2021

Thankful Tuesday Yappy Hours Coming to Yellen Dog Park in November

The City of Palmdale will celebrate thankfulness by giving back at three “Thankful Tuesday Yappy Hour” events in November at Yellen Dog Park, located at 5100 E. Ave. S in Palmdale. The events will take place on Nov. 2, 9, and 16 from 4...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 28, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Free Holiday Safety Presentations on Zoom

The City of Palmdale’s Public Safety team will hold free holiday safety presentations via Zoom on Monday, Nov. 8 at 10 a.m. and Tuesday, Nov. 9 at 7 p.m. 

Geared toward adults, the presentations will teach basic safety tips on various ho...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 28, 2021

City of Palmdale Improves the Open Records Requests Experience for the Public

The City of Palmdale is improving transparency by making public records easily accessible to the public through a new service called JustFOIA.

“Requestors of public information will now have the option of submitting open records requests through ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 27, 2021

Howl-O-Ween Event Returns to Yellen Park on October 30

The City of Palmdale will host a Howl-O-Ween event on Saturday, Oct. 30 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Yellen Dog Park, located at 5100 E. Ave. S in Palmdale. The event is free and open to the public. 

Howl-O-Ween will feature free treats for dogs and ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 27, 2021

MA: Veterans Day Ceremony

PHOTO/INTERVIEW OP

 

WHAT:                       Veterans Day Ceremony

 

WHEN:          ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 26, 2021

Palmdale City Library to Host an October Giveaway Event

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host an October Giveaway Event on Friday, Oct. 29 from 3 to 5 p.m. Admission is free. All ages are welcome, and costumes are encouraged. 

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 26, 2021

SAVES to Host 2nd Annual Spooktacular Drive-Thru Trick or Treating

The City of Palmdale’s South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES), located at 1002 E Avenue Q-12, will hold its second annual Spooktacular Drive-Thru Trick or Treat event on Friday, Oct. 29 from 3 to 5 p...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 25, 2021

Palmdale City Library Celebrates Native American Heritage Month with Essay Contest

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd. will host a free essay contest for youths in grades six through 12 in celebration of Native American Heritage and History Month.

The essay contest theme is “Why is it important to repres...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 22, 2021

MA: TOMORROW - Photo/Interview Op - Rachel Garcia Day

PHOTO/INTERVIEW OP

 

WHAT:                       Rachel Garcia Day

 

WHEN:          &...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 21, 2021

Help Draw the New City Council District Map & Participate in Palmdale’s Final Redistricting Mtg.

Help Draw the New City Council District Map and Participate in Palmdale’s Final Redistricting Community Workshop

 

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale is hosting its final community workshop on Monday, Oct. 25, at 6 p.m. Re...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Free Tire Collection Event Coming to Palmdale and Antelope Valley

A free scrap tire collection event is coming to four locations in and the Antelope Valley on Saturday, Oct. 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Los Angeles County residents may bring up to nine scrap tires per trip to the following collection centers: 38126 N. Sierra...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 19, 2021

Pumpkin Walk Coming to Massari Park

The City of Palmdale will host its annual Pumpkin Walk on Friday, Oct. 22, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Domenic Massari Park, located at 37716 55th St East. Admission is free and is open to kids up to age 12 and their families. 

City staff will trans...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 18, 2021

America’s Job Center to Host Aero Systems Recruitment Event

America’s Job Center, located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a recruitment event for HRD Aero Systems on Friday, Oct. 22, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Immediate interviews are available for long term day shift...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2021

MA: Photo/Interview Op - Rachel Garcia Day - Sat. Oct. 23

PHOTO/INTERVIEW OP WHAT:Rachel Garcia Day WHEN:Saturday, Oct. 23, 10 a.m. WHERE:Best of the West Softball Complex, Championship Field #7, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., Palmdale WHO:Team USA Olympian/UCLA softball star Rachel Garcia and family; Highland High Sc...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Next Two Palmdale Redistricting Community Workshops on Tap This Saturday

The City of Palmdale will host the next two redistricting community workshops on Saturday, Oct. 16 at 1 p.m. at Knight High School, 37423 70th St. East, in District 4; and Saturday, Oct. 16 at 5 p.m. at Palmdale Oasis Park Recreation Center, 3850 East Ave...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 13, 2021

America’s Job Center to Host Class A Drivers and Warehouse Selectors Recruitment Event for Sygma

America’s Job Center, in partnership with Sygma, located at 46905 47th Street West in Lancaster, will host a recruitment event for immediate openings for

Class A drivers and warehouse selectors on Saturday, Oct. 16, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Some war...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 13, 2021

City of Palmdale Earns Excellence in IT Practices Award

The City of Palmdale received the prestigious 2021 Excellence in Information Technologies Practices award from the Municipal Information Systems Association of California (MISAC) in recognition of its quality information technology practices.

The Excellenc...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Mental Health Awareness Virtual Town Hall

The City of Palmdale, in its continued commitment to address mental health issues facing the community, will host a Mental Health Virtual Town Hall via Zoom on Monday, Oct. 18 at 10 a.m. 

The presentation will be facilitated by C...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 11, 2021

Hospitality Recruitment Event for Fairfield by Marriott Hotel

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), will host a hospitality recruitment event for Fairfield by Marriott Hotel in Palmdale, on Thursday, Oct. 14 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., and 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the AJCC center, located at 38510 ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Fall is Perfect Time for Palmdale City Library’s Coffee & Coloring

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a free Coffee & Coloring for Home adult program Tuesday, Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. to noon.

Participants are encouraged to stop by the Library to pick up a Coffee & Coloring goodie b...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 8, 2021

Residents Encouraged to Attend Redistricting Community Workshops

With the redistricting process now underway, the City of Palmdale will host the first of four redistricting community workshops on Tuesday, Oct. 12 at 5:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, 38630 5th Street West, located in District 1. 

The workshops give ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 8, 2021

Variety of Halloween Events and Activities on Tap in Palmdale

The City of Palmdale is hosting a series of free events in October to celebrate Halloween.

Kicking things off is the annual Pumpkin Walk on Friday, Oct. 22, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Domenic Massari Park, located at 37716 55th St East. Admission is free an...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Kaleidoscope: Art & Music Festival Coming This Saturday to the Palmdale Amphitheater

The fifth annual Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival, a unique event that celebrates the arts in the high desert, will take place this Saturday, Oct. 9 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blv...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2021

Book Sale Coming to Palmdale City Library October 16

The Palmdale City Library and Friends of the Palmdale City Library will hold a Book Sale on Saturday, Oct. 16 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd. 

On sale will be a large selection of gently used, like-new books...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 30, 2021

City of Palmdale Joins National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Campaign

The City of Palmdale is joining the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the National Cybersecurity Alliance (NCSA) to help raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity in Palmdale and across the nation. 

Held each ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 1, 2021

Land Sale and Palmdale Tourism Improvement District Among Topics to Be Discussed

The next Palmdale City Council meeting will take place Tuesday,Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. at the Council Chamber, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B. It will be open to in-person attendance. Attendees will be required to wear masks and practice social distancin...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 28, 2021

Live Mural Demonstrations, Artists, Living Water Statues to be Featured at Kaleidoscope

The City of Palmdale’s Parks and Recreation department has announced the roster of artists and muralists who will be featured at the fifth annual Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival, a unique art extravaganza,&nb...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 27, 2021

AJCC to Host Staff Recruitment Event for Future Transitions

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Hwy. in Palmdale, will host a recruitment event for support staff for Future Transitions, Inc., on Thursday, Sept. 30 from 9 to 11:30 a.m.

Available positions include in-...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 27, 2021

Teams Wanted for Hometown Heroes Softball Tournament Coming to Palmdale

Teams are being recruited for the inaugural Antelope Valley Hometown Heroes Softball Tournament that will take place on Saturday, Oct. 9 at the Best of the West Softball Complex, located at 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd. in Palmdale

Teams may have at least 12 but...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 24, 2021

Celebrate National Women’s Health & Fitness Day at Domenic Massari Park

The City of Palmdale will host a National Women’s Health & Fitness Day event on Wednesday, Sept. 29 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Domenic Massari Park, located 37716 55th St. East.  

The event is free for women of all ages. Activities will be ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 22, 2021

City of Palmdale Welcomes Sister City Delegates from Poncitlán, Mexico

The City of Palmdale and the Palmdale Sister Cities Association welcomed a delegation of eighteen representatives Poncitlán, Mexico’s Sister City Association to celebrate the 48th anniversary of the relationship between the two cities...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 22, 2021

Palmdale’s Channel 27 Receives National Honors

The City of Palmdale received an Award of Honor for the “2020 Palmdale Veterans Day Ceremony” in the military category from the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA) 2021 Government Programming Awards...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 22, 2021

Musical Acts Announced for Kaleidoscope: Art & Music Festival

The fifth annual Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival, a unique event that celebrates the arts in the high desert, has announced its lineup of musical performers when it returns to the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., on ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Palmdale Food Truck Rollout Returns to Palmdale Auto Mall September 24

The City of Palmdale has announced that a Food Truck Rollout event will take place at the Palmdale Auto Mall on Friday, Sept. 24 from 5 to 9 p.m.   

The food trucks will be parked on Auto Center Dr. The event will feature some of the best...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Legacy Commons to Host Rummage Sale

The City of Palmdale’s Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, located at 930 E. Ave. Q-9, will host a rummage sale on Thursday, Sept. 30, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

All rummage sales proceeds will be donated to the Legacy Commons Advisory Board for use...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 20, 2021

Palmdale City Library Offers Multiple Ways for Patrons to Connect

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., has announced that it is making available some new and expanded ways for people to connect with people and information sources online, thanks to additional grant funding.

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 16, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Mental Health Awareness Virtual Town Hall

The City of Palmdale, in collaboration with Pueblo Y Salud and the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health, will host two Mental Health Virtual Town Halls in English and Spanish via Zoom in September to offer valuable tools to residents for coping ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 8, 2021

Palmdale Está Rediseñando Sus Distritos Municipales: Se Anima a los Residentes a Participar

La ciudad de Palmdale está iniciando su proceso de redistribución de distritos del Concejo Municipal con la primera de cuatro audiencias públicas programada para el martes 14 de septiembre a las 5:30 p.m. en la C&aacut...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 13, 2021

Grow Your Business with the City of Palmdale; Become a Registered Vendor on PlanetBids

The City of Palmdale is inviting local companies looking to grow their business to become preferred vendors with the City by registering through PlanetBids System™ (PB), a fully automated web-based bid management system designed to make doing bu...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 10, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Mental Health Awareness Virtual Town Hall

The City of Palmdale, in collaboration with Pueblo Y Salud and the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health, will host two Mental Health Virtual Town Halls in English and Spanish via Zoom in September to offer valuable tools to residents for coping ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Free Paper Shredding, Hazardous/E-waste Events Coming Up

The City of Palmdale, in partnership with Waste Management of Antelope Valley, will host a free document destruction/shredding service this Saturday, Sept. 11 from 9 a.m.to 12 p.m. at the Palmdale Landfill, located at 1200 W. City Ranch Road.

Palmdale resi...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 10, 2021

City to Host Innovative Free Paint Recycling, Paint Reuse Art Event

The City of Palmdale, in partnership with PaintCare.org, will host a free paint recycling/paint reuse art event for California residents and businesses on Saturday, Sept. 18, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Palmdale Transportation Center (PTC) at 39000 Clock...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Palmdale Is Redrawing Its City Council Districts: Residents Encouraged to Make Their Voice Heard

The City of Palmdale is launching its City Council redistricting process with the first of four public hearings scheduled to take place on Tuesday, September 14 at 5:30 p.m. in the Palmdale Council Chamber, located at 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B.&nb...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 8, 2021

Residents Encouraged to Review, Comment on Palmdale’s General Plan Draft Housing Element

The City of Palmdale is inviting the public to help address existing and future housing needs by reviewing and providing feedback on the 2021-2029 Draft Housing Element. The draft document is available for viewing at  https://cityofpalmdale.org/D...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 7, 2021

Artists/Artisans Sought for Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival

The City of Palmdale’s Parks and Recreation Department is accepting applications for professional, student, and novice artists, and apothecary and culinary artisans to participate in the fifth annual Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival,&nb...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 2, 2021

City Hall to Close for Labor Day Holiday

City of Palmdale administrative and business offices, South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES), Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, and Palmdale City Library will be closed on Monday, Sept. 6 in observance of Labor Day.  

To report emergenc...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 3, 2021

R: Palmdale Tourism Improvement District, Public Art Installation and Possible New Meeting Day Among

The next Palmdale City Council meeting will take place Tuesday,Sept. 7 at 7 p.m. at the Council Chamber, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B. It will be open to in-person attendance. Attendees will be required to wear masks and practice social distanci...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 1, 2021

Fall Fun Themed Events Coming to Marie Kerr and Domenic Massari Parks

The City of Palmdale will celebrate the end of summer and the arrival of fall with several themed events at both Marie Kerr Park, located at 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., and Domenic Massari Park, located 37716 55th St. East.  All events will take pla...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 31, 2021

Lemon Leaf in Palmdale to Host Pre-Screening for Food Service Workers

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), in partnership with Lemon Leaf restaurant in Palmdale, will host a pre-screening hiring event for food service workers. 

Interested persons should register by Thursday, Sept. 2 at https...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 31, 2021

City of Palmdale Awarded Infrastructure Funding from CTC

The California Transportation Commission (CTC) today allocated more than $1.4 billion for projects to repair and improve transportation infrastructure throughout the state, including key projects in the City of Palmdale.  Senate Bill (SB) 1, the ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 31, 2021

Palmdale City Library to Resume Weekly In-Person Storytimes

The Palmdale City Library will resume in-person Storytime sessions for the fall on Tuesday, Sept. 7 and will run through Wednesday, Nov. 10. Storytime will take place at the Chimbole Cultural Center, 38350 Sierra Hwy., located next to the Library.

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 31, 2021

Get Your Art on at Palettes in the Park

The City of Palmdale will host four Palettes in the Park programs in September at the Marie Kerr Park Community Building, located at 39700 30th St. West.

Palettes in the Park will take place on Saturday Sept. 4, 11, 18 and 25 from 10 a.m. to 12 p....

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 30, 2021

City to Host Wellbeing Lab Community Session Live on Facebook

The City of Palmdale will host a live presentation with the Wellbeing Lab on Tuesday, Aug. 31 from 10 to 11 a.m. on the Facebook page City of Palmdale-Government. All residents and stakeholders are invited to attend.

Leading the presentation will be schola...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 23, 2021

America’s Job Center to Host Order Selector Recruitment Event for Sygma

PALMDALE — America’s Job Center, in partnership with Sygma, located at 46905 47th Street West in Lancaster, will host a recruitment event hiring for immediate openings for

entry-level Order Selector positions on Tuesday, August...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 23, 2021

First Advisory Redistricting Commission Meeting to be held for Palmdale

PALMDALE – The first meeting of the Advisory Redistricting Commission for the City of Palmdale will take place on Monday, Aug. 23 at 5:30 p.m. at the Council Chamber, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B. It will be open to in-person attendanc...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 23, 2021

Public Encouraged to Attend Online Presentation for Avenue Q Complete Streets Draft Concepts

PALMDALE - The City of Palmdale is inviting the public to participate in an interactive online presentation for the Avenue Q Complete Streets Project with City staff and the project team on Wednesday, Aug. 25 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. 

The Avenue Q Comp...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 17, 2021

America’s Job Center to Hold Support Staff Recruitment Event

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 1420 West Avenue I in Lancaster, will host a recruitment event for support staff on Thursday, Aug. 19 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Positions available include in-home educators, direc...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 17, 2021

Michael Jackson Tribute “I Am King” Takes Palmdale Amp Stage on Saturday

The music and dancing of the “King of Pop” will be front and center stage at the Palmdale Amphitheater as the City of Palmdale presents the Michael Jackson Tribute “I Am King” on Saturday, Aug. 21 ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 16, 2021

“Generations” Juried Art Exhibit Reception on Tap Friday

The Palmdale Playhouse and Legacy Commons for Active Seniors will jointly host an opening reception for special juried art exhibition titled “Generations” on Friday, Aug. 20 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

The recept...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 13, 2021

General Plan Update, Palmdale Tourism Improvement District Among Topics to Be Discussed

The Palmdale City Council workshop will take place Tuesday, Aug. 17 at 7 p.m. at the Council Chamber, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B. It will be open to in-person attendance. Attendees will be required to wear masks and practice social distancing....

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 12, 2021

MA: Joe Davies Memorial Plaque Dedication and National Aviation Day Recognition

Photo/Story Op

 

WHAT:                       Joe Davies Memorial Plaque Dedication and National Aviation Day Recognition.

 

WHEN:   &...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 12, 2021

MA: Road Construction Update: Week of Aug. 16-22

ROAD CONSTRUCTION UPDATE 

FOR THE WEEK OF AUGUST 16 THROUGH AUGUST 22, 2021

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

 

  1. Avenue S between Cemetery Road and 30th Street East

Intermittent lane closures on Avenue S for utility adjustments and striping work. Ple...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 11, 2021

Palmdale City Library to Host Pajama Party Storytime in the Park

The Palmdale City Library will host a Pajama Party Storytime in the Park in Poncitlán Square, 38315 9th St. East, on Wednesday, Aug. 18 from 7 to 7:30 p.m.

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 11, 2021

Metalachi Kicks Off Summer Concert Series at Amphitheater This Saturday

Alt/Latin artists Metalachi will perform their unique blend of metal rock and mariachi music at the Palmdale Amphitheater on Saturday, Aug. 14 as part of the City of Palmdale’s summer concert series. 

Tickets are available at www.PalmdaleAmphithea...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 9, 2021

Health, Environmental Justice, Equity, Parks & Public Facilities.to Be Discussed at GP

The City of Palmdale is inviting public participation in the sixth and final virtual joint General Plan Advisory Committee (GPAC) and public meeting in a series of meetings that is covering specific policy topics including housing, safety, health, and pub...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 9, 2021

Miss Juneteenth USA Visits the AV

Saniya Gay, the first and current reigning Miss Juneteenth USA, paid a visit to the Antelope Valley last weekend on a goodwill tour to offer hope and inspiration to the Valley’s young women and to help promote awareness of the newly designated f...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 5, 2021

Wellbeing Study Results to Be Reported Live on Facebook

The City of Palmdale will host a live presentation of the Wellbeing Study on Tuesday, Aug. 10 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. on the Facebook page City of Palmdale-Government. All residents and stakeholders are invited to attend.

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 4, 2021

Housing Rights Workshops for Landlords and Tenants on Tap

The City of Palmdale and the Housing Rights Center will host two free virtual housing rights workshops for landlords and tenants in August.

The workshop for tenants will take place on Tuesday, Aug. 10 from 6 to 7 p.m. Registration is available at www.housi...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 3, 2021

Palmdale Food Truck Rollout Returns to Palmdale Auto Mall August 6

The City of Palmdale has announced that the Palmdale Auto Mall is promoting its next Food Truck Rollout event at the Palmdale Auto Mall on Friday, Aug. 6 from 5 to 9 p.m.  

The food trucks will be parked on Auto Center Dr. The event will feature s...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 2, 2021

Economic Development, Military Compatibility to Be Discussed at Upcoming Palmdale General Plan Meet

The City of Palmdale is inviting public participation in the fifth virtual joint General Plan Advisory Committee (GPAC) and public meeting in a series of meetings that is covering specific policy topics including housing, safety, health, and public facili...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 29, 2021

New Study Finds Promising Wellbeing Results in Antelope Valley

A new study revealed that despite struggles with the post-pandemic new normal, increasing homelessness, and mental health challenges, almost 20% of Antelope Valley residents consider themselves as thriving.

The study, conducted by The Wellbeing La...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 26, 2021

City of Palmdale General Plan Meetings Continue

The City of Palmdale is inviting public participation for the fourth virtual joint General Plan Advisory Committee (GPAC) and public meeting in a series of meetings that will cover specific policy topics including housing, safety, health, and public facil...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 21, 2021

Palmdale Partners Academy Accepting Applications for Fall Session

Registration is on for the City of Palmdale’s 2021 fall session of the Palmdale Partners Academy, which will begin on Tuesday, Sept. 14, and continue through Nov. 4.  

“The eight-week Palmdale Partners Academy, which h...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 21, 2021

America’s Job Center to Hold Hospitality Recruitment Event for Doubletree by Hilton Hotel

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a two-day hospitality recruitment event for Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Palmdale.  

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 20, 2021

Laura Hemenway is Feature Guest on Palmdale City Library’s “Bridge Builders”

The Palmdale City Library, in partnership with members of the arts community in the Antelope Valley, will feature an interview with arts supporter Laura Hemenway in its next installment in its “Bridge Builders” series on the Library&am...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 16, 2021

America’s Job Center to Hold Forklift Driver Recruitment Event

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), in partnership with ResourceMFG, located at 25128 Avenue Tibbits in Valencia, will host a recruitment event for forklift drivers on Thursday, July 22 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Positions are l...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 15, 2021

This is Our Shot, Palmdale! Poster Contest Winners Announced

The City of Palmdale announced the winners of its poster contest as part of the This is Our Shot, Palmdale! Vaccine Campaign.

The first place winner was Miguel Chavez, followed by Chelsea Williams in second, and Ambernai Todd in third. The top thr...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 15, 2021

Stephania Vela is Palmdale’s Grand Prize Wellbeing Survey Winner

Stephania Vela is the grand prize winner in the City of Palmdale’s Wellbeing Survey Contest.

For taking part in the survey, Vela won a $500 gift card.  Palmdale residents still have time to take the survey that will provide valuable info...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 16, 2021

Palmdale’s Channel 27 Shines with Two STAR Awards

The City of Palmdale recently won two awards from the States of California & Nevada Chapter of the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (SCAN-NATOA) for their 2020 Palmdale Healing & Honor Field Video and Palmdale Cares...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 13, 2021

City of Palmdale General Plan Meetings Continue with Discussion on Land Use, Mobility, and Housing

The City of Palmdale is inviting public participation for the third virtual joint General Plan Advisory Committee (GPAC) and public meeting in a series of meetings that will cover specific policy topics including housing, safety, health, and public facili...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 14, 2021

Palmdale City Library to Host Harry Potter Birthday Bash

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a Harry Potter Birthday Bash on Friday, July 30, from 2 to 4 pm. Admission is free.

            The festivities w...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 13, 2021

TreeCircus Coming to Palmdale

The City of Palmdale will host an informative and educational TreeCircus Virtual Assembly Program for students aged kindergarten through sixth and their parents on Wednesday, July 21, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Marie Kerr Recreation Center, 2723 Ranch...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 12, 2021

America's Job Center to Hold Class A Truck Driver Recruitment

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a virtual recruitment event for Class A truck drivers on Thursday, July 15 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Positions are for a local route in Lancas...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 8, 2021

Artists Sought to Create Public Art Piece for Rancho Vista Park

The City of Palmdale is seeking an artist or a group of artists to create a kinetic sculptural piece that will be permanently displayed in the new Rancho Vista Park within the therapeutic wellness garden/meditation space as part of the City’s on...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 8, 2021

Free Paper Shredding Event This Saturday

The City of Palmdale, in partnership with Waste Management of Antelope Valley, will host a free document destruction/shredding service this Saturday, July 10 from 8 a.m.to 12 p.m. at the Palmdale Landfill, located at 1200 W. City Ranch Road

Palmdale reside...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 7, 2021

Canines Can Keep Cool at Palmdale’s Yellen Dog Park

The City of Palmdale will host three Keeping Canines Cool with Pools events at Yellen Dog Park, located at 5100 E. Ave. S in Palmdale. The events are free and open to the public.

The water fun for local four-legged friends will take place on Friday, July 9...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 7, 2021

Palmdale City Library’s Coloring for Adults: Creative Summer Fun

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a free Coffee & Coloring for Home adult program Tuesday, July 13 from 10 a.m. to noon.

Participants are encouraged to stop by the Library to pick up a Coffee & Coloring goodie b...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 6, 2021

America’s Job Center to Hold Virtual Recruitment for Cabinet Manufacturing Company

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a virtual job recruitment event Thursday, July 8, for a cabinet manufacturing company in Palmdale. 

To apply, register on Eventbri...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 6, 2021

Artists Sought for Sixth Annual Generations Juried Art Exhibit

The Palmdale Playhouse and Legacy Commons for Active Seniors are calling for artists to participate in the sixth annual “Generations” juried art contest and exhibition.

 “Generations” is open to artists of a...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 27, 2021

Palmdale Food Truck Rollout Set for July 2

The City of Palmdale has announced that the Palmdale Auto Mall is promoting a new Food Truck Rollout event at the Palmdale Auto Mall on Friday, July 2 from 5 to 9 p.m.  

The food trucks will be parked on Auto Vista Dr. The event will feature some ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 24, 2021

Applications Open for New Innovative Wellbeing Lab

The City of Palmdale is now recruiting people from around the Antelope Valley to participate in a six-month Certification in Applied Positive Psychology program as part of its new Wellbeing Lab, through the City’s Leadership Antelope Valley Init...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 28, 2021

Safe and Sane Fireworks Safety Tips from the City of Palmdale

The City of Palmdale’s neighborhood services department is offering these important safety tips for residents who use “Safe and Sane” fireworks in legal areas of the City of Palmdale: 

  • Always read directions and use c...
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Press Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2021

The City of Lancaster and the City of Palmdale Host an In-Person Fireworks Event for Independence Da

In honor of Independence Day, the City of Lancaster and the City of Palmdale are excited to announce a joint Fourth of July fireworks celebration at the Antelope Valley Fairgrounds starting at 5 PM on Sunday, July 4. The show is expected to last approxima...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 22, 2021

AJCC, Los Angeles County Workforce Development Board to Hold Virtual Healthcare Roundtable

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, and the Los Angeles County Workforce Development Board will host a virtual North LA County: Healthcare Roundtable Thursday, June 2...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 25, 2021

General Plan Discussion: Sustainability and Climate Change

The City of Palmdale is inviting public participation for the second virtual joint General Plan Advisory Committee (GPAC) and public meeting in a series of meetings that will cover specific policy topics including housing, safety, health, and public facil...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 22, 2021

City of Palmdale Accepting Applications for Volunteer Hearing Officer

The City of Palmdale is accepting applications for the position of Volunteer Hearing Officer. 

Hearing Officers conduct hearings and render decisions and judgments on Citations for which hearings are requested. Duties include:

• H...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2021

Fireworks Safety Press Conference

MEDIA ALERT

June 21, 2021

 

 

CONTACT:   John Mlynar, City of Palmdale, 661/267-5115

                        

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 22, 2021

MA: Walk on Words Poetry Contest - Winning Poem Unveiling

MEDIA ALERT

CONTACT:   John Mlynar

PHONE:       661/267-5115

DATE:          June 22, 2021

 

PHOTO/INTERVIEW OP

 

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2021

Palmdale City Library’s Support the Arts Series Continues with “Bridge Builders”

The Palmdale City Library, in partnership with members of the arts community in the Antelope Valley, will host the next installment in its Support the Arts Series entitled “Bridge Builders” on the Library’s YouTube channel (P...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 16, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Mental Health Awareness Virtual Town Hall Focusing on Veterans

The City of Palmdale will host a Mental Health Virtual Town Hall via Zoom on Tuesday, June 22 at 10 a.m. that will focus on will focus on issues and challenges facing the veteran community.   

The featured speak...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 15, 2021

City of Palmdale Invites Public Participation in Upcoming General Plan Meetings

The City of Palmdale is inviting public participation for a series of virtual joint General Plan Advisory Committee (GPAC) and public meetings this summer on specific policy topics including housing, safety, health, and public facilities (schools, librari...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 14, 2021

Summer Fun Returns to City of Palmdale’s Yellen Dog Park

The City of Palmdale will host several canine-centric programs this summer at Yellen Dog Park, located at 5100 E. Ave. S in Palmdale. The events are free and open to the public.

The activities begin on Saturday, June 19 with Paws in the Park from 9 to 11 a...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Recreation Swim Begins This Weekend at City of Palmdale Pools

The City of Palmdale’s parks and recreation department is offering recreational swimming starting this weekend at its four City pools. 

Recreation swimming will be available from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 12 at Marie Kerr Park p...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Annual Budgets, Committee Appointments Among Topics to Be Discussed at City Council Workshop

The Palmdale City Council workshop will take place Tuesday, June 15 at 7 p.m. at the Council Chamber, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B. It will be open to in-person attendance. Attendees will be required to wear masks and practice social distancing....

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Legacy Commons to Host American Red Cross Blood Drive This Sunday

The City of Palmdale’s Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, located at 930 E. Ave. Q-9, will host an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Sunday, June 13, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The blood drive is by appointment only and open to individuals 18 years a...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Free COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics at AV Swap Meet on Sundays in June

The City of Palmdale, Curative, and the Antelope Valley Swap Meet will host free COVID-19 vaccination clinics on Sunday, June 13, 20 and 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the AV Swap Meet main office, located at 5555 Pearblossom Highway. Everyone who gets vacci...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 8, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Virtual Workshop for Multi-Family Design Standards

The City of Palmdale is inviting residents and stakeholders to participate in a virtual listening workshop via Zoom on Wednesday, June 16 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.  to review Palmdale’s residential and neighborhood design strengths and opp...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 7, 2021

AJCC, Los Angeles County Workforce Board to Hold Virtual Roundtable

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, and the Los Angeles County Workforce Development Board will host a virtual North LA County: Healthcare Roundtable Thursday, June 1...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Palmdale City Library’s Summer Reading Program Begins June 7

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will begin its annual summer reading program on Monday, June 7.

            This year’s theme is “Reading Colors...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 3, 2021

“Peace Together” Public Art Installation Comes to Best of the West Softball Complex

The City of Palmdale, in partnership with Dunn-Edwards Paints, will host its second Peace Together community public art installation on Saturday, June 5 and Sunday, June 6 at the Best of the West Softball Complex at Marie Kerr Park, located at 2723 Rancho...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Celebrate Summer with Coffee & Coloring for Adults

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a free Coffee & Coloring for Home adult program Tuesday, June 8 from 10 a.m. to noon.

Participants are encouraged to stop by the Library to pick up a Coffee & Coloring goodie ba...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 3, 2021

City of Palmdale to Offer Microenterprise Business Assistance Grants Up to $10,000

The City of Palmdale has announced the start of the second round of the Business Assistance Program that offers a one-time grant of up to $10,000 to help microenterprise businesses in Palmdale that have been adversely impacted by the COVID-19 local emerge...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 2, 2021

City of Palmdale Announces Summer Activities at Marie Kerr and Domenic Massari Parks

The City of Palmdale is kicking off summer with a variety of fun and innovative programs for youth and families at both Marie Kerr Park, located at 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., and Domenic Massari Park, located 37716 55th St. East.  

Beginning June 7 ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Free COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Coming to AV Swap Meet

The City of Palmdale, Curative, and the Antelope Valley Swap Meet will host a free COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Sunday, June 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the AV Swap Meet main office, located at 5555 Pearblossom Highway. Everyone who gets vaccinated will ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Fireworks Booth Approvals, Redistricting Committee Appointments, and Residential Roadway Cape Sealin

The Palmdale City Council meeting scheduled for Tuesday, June 1 at 7 p.m. at the Council Chamber, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B, will be open to in-person attendance. 

In compliance with the April 15, 2021 County of Los Angeles Public Health Order...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2021

Last Chance to Take Palmdale’s Hazard Plan Survey and Be Eligible to Win Gift Card

The deadline to take the City of Palmdale’s Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP) survey and win a $100 gift card has been extended to Monday, May 31. 

Resident, business owners, and stakeholders are encouraged to take the survey at www.Ci...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 25, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Annual Memorial Day Ceremony

The City of Palmdale will host a Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 31, at 9 a.m. at Poncitlán Square Gazebo, 38315 9th Street East, Palmdale (between Avenues Q-9 and Q-10.)

The event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited and atte...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 25, 2021

America’s Job Center to Hold Virtual Recruitment for Cabinet Manufacturing Company

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a virtual job recruitment event Thursday, May 27, for a cabinet manufacturing company in Lancaster. 

Available positions include c...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 24, 2021

America’s Job Center of California is Hiring

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, is recruiting for multiple internal positions. 

Available positions include business services representatives, career coaches for temporary ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2021

City of Palmdale Names Kevin Sanders as Veteran of the Year

The City of Palmdale has named Kevin Sanders as the 2021 Tom Hilzendeger Veteran of the Year.

Palmdale Mayor Steve Hofbauer and City Manager J.J. Murphy presented a commendation to Sanders, a Marine Corps veteran, at the May 18 City Council workshop meetin...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 19, 2021

City of Palmdale to Bring Wellbeing Science to the Community

The Palmdale City Council approved a training and coaching program that pairs wellbeing science as the strategy for local change leaders to work together on a robust solution to the health and economic challenges facing many communities such as Palmdale.

A...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 18, 2021

Volunteers Sought for Next “Peace Together” Public Art Installation

The City of Palmdale, in partnership with Dunn-Edwards Paints, is seeking volunteers to participate in the next “Peace Together” community public art installation that will take place at the Best of the West Softball Complex, 2723 West...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 17, 2021

Palmdale City Library Launches New Virtual Support the Arts Series

The Palmdale City Library, in partnership with members of the arts community in the Antelope Valley, is launching a new virtual Support the Arts series. 

The inaugural program will appear on the Library’s YouTube channel (Palmdale City L...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 17, 2021

City Budget to Be Discussed at Next Palmdale City Council Workshop

The Palmdale City Council workshop scheduled for Tuesday, May 18 at 7 p.m. at the Council Chamber, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B, will be open to in-person attendance. 

In compliance with the April 15, 2021 County of Los Angeles Public Health Orde...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 14, 2021

SAVES Seeks Volunteers for Food Distribution

The City of Palmdale’s South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES), located at 1002 E. Ave. Q-9, is seeking volunteers to help with ongoing food distribution to local families who need assistance. 

Volunteers 16 years and o...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Free Hazardous and E-Waste Collection This Saturday

The Antelope Valley Environmental Collection Center (AVECC), located at 1200 W. City Ranch Rd., will host a free household hazardous waste (HHW) and electronic waste (e-waste) collection event this Saturday, May 15 from 9 a.m. t...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 12, 2021

Take the Palmdale City Library Survey

The Palmdale City Library is asking the public to participate in a new online survey regarding library services for the community to help develop its new strategic plan.

The survey will be available from May 12 through 26 at https://www.surveymonk...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 12, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Mental Health Awareness Virtual Town Hall

The City of Palmdale will host a Mental Health Virtual Town Hall via Zoom on Monday, May 17 at 10 a.m. that will focus on children and their families and feature local experts to help parents and community members better understand ways to help t...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 10, 2021

May 27 Is Deadline to Submit Applications for Palmdale’s Advisory Redistricting Commission

The City of Palmdale has extended the date to accept applications for the new Advisory Redistricting Commission (ARC) until May 27 at 6 p.m.

           The purpose of the ARC is to fac...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 6, 2021

DryTown Water Park to Open May 29; Limited Capacity, COVID-19 Safety Protocols in Place

After a yearlong hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Palmdale’s DryTown Water Park, located at 3850 E. Ave. S in Palmdale, is scheduled to reopen for the 2021 season on Saturday, May 29 under Los Angeles County Department of Public ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Free Paper Shredding Event This Saturday

The City of Palmdale, in partnership with Waste Management of Antelope Valley, will host a free document destruction/shredding service this Saturday, May 8 from 8 a.m.to 12 p.m. at the Palmdale Landfill, located at 1200 W. City Ranch Road

Palmdale resident...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 6, 2021

MA: Peace Officers Memorial Day Ceremony - Tuesday, May 11, 9 a.m., Poncitlán Square in Palmdale

PEACE OFFICERS MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY

 

WHAT:                       Peace Officers Memorial Day Ceremony

 

WHEN:    ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 5, 2021

City of Palmdale Receives Award of Excellence from the California Park & Recreation Society

The City of Palmdale received a 2020 California Park & Recreation Society (CPRS) Award of Excellence for the Courson Park Pool facility in the Excellence in Design - Facility Design category

The CPRS awards program recogniz...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Coffee & Coloring for Adults: Relaxation You Can Take Home

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a free Coffee & Coloring for Home adult program Tuesday, May 11 from 10 a.m. to noon.

Participants are encouraged to stop by the Library to pick up a Coffee & Coloring goodie ba...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 3, 2021

to Enhance Communications with Residents

The City of Palmdale launched the Text My Gov messaging service to enhance general communications by the public to the City for a wide variety of information. 

Text My Gov allows the public to send text messages directly to the City by using keywo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Artists Sought for This is Our Shot, Palmdale! Poster Contest

The City of Palmdale is launching a poster contest as part of its This is Our Shot, Palmdale! vaccine campaign.

The contest is free to enter and is open to anyone 16 years and older. The top three winners will receive gift cards in the amount of $...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 28, 2021

Deadline Extended for Individuals to Submit Applications for Palmdale’s Advisory Redistricting Com

The City of Palmdale has extended the date to accept applications for the new Advisory Redistricting Commission (ARC) until May 4 at 6 p.m.

           The purpose of the ARC is to faci...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Mental Health, Commission Approvals and Battery Storage to Be Discussed

The Palmdale City Council meeting scheduled for Tuesday, May 4 at 7 p.m. at the Council Chamber, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B, will be open to in-person attendance. 

In compliance with the April 15, 2021 County of Los Angeles Public Health Order,...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 27, 2021

America’s Job Center to Host North LA County Job Fair

The America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a job fair event for justice-involved individuals on Wednesday, May 5 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Available positi...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 26, 2021

City of Palmdale Accepting Applications for Mobile Home Park Rental Review

The City of Palmdale is accepting applications for one member of the Mobile Home Park Rental Review Board to serve both the remainder of a term to expire on June 30, 2021 and a new two-year term to expire on June 30, 2023.

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Public Encouraged to Attend Online Presentation for Avenue Q Corridor Study

The City of Palmdale is inviting the public to participate in an interactive, online presentation for the Avenue Q Complete Streets Project with City staff and the project team on Wednesday, April 28 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. 

The registration link is a...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Virtual Inkwell: Palmdale's Book & Art Festival Set for May 1

The City of Palmdale’s 2021 Inkwell: Palmdale’s Book & Art Festival is set for a virtual launch on Saturday, May 1.

The Festival is a unique opportunity for artists and authors of all ages to display their work, and network with oth...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 22, 2021

City Celebrates Palmdale Environmental Pride Week

– In celebration of Earth Day 2021, the City of Palmdale will host its annual Palmdale Environmental Pride Week with a series of programs and events which focus on making the community cleaner and safer for all.

From Monday, April 26 through Frid...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 16, 2021

New Public Works Management Software, SR-138 ADA Improvement Project to be Discussed at Workshop

The Palmdale City Council workshop scheduled for Tuesday, April 20 at 7 p.m. at the Council Chamber, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B, will be closed to in-person attendance due to the COVID-19 emergency, and resulting orders and direction from the County of...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 14, 2021

Entries Being Accepted for City’s “Walk on Words” Poetry Contest Through April 30

– The City of Palmdale is accepting entries now through April 30 for its “Walk on Words” Poetry Contest, which will culminate with the winning poem being stamped in concrete at Yellen Park.

The contest is free and open to all ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 13, 2021

City of Palmdale Accepting Applications for Advisory Redistricting Commission

The City of Palmdale is accepting applications for the new Advisory Redistricting Commission (ARC). 

           The purpose of the ARC is to facilitate the process of updating the four...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 12, 2021

America’s Job Center to Hold Virtual Recruitment for Aerotek

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a job recruitment on Thursday, April 15 for assembly workers for Aerotek in Lancaster.

Register on Eventbrite at https://aerotek_event.even...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 13, 2021

City of Palmdale to Mark Stress Awareness Month with Mental Health Virtual Town Hall

The City of Palmdale will host a Mental Health Virtual Town Hall via Zoom on Monday, April 19 at 10 a.m. to provide an opportunity for residents to gain valuable tools for coping with mental health concerns, and a chance to lean on the support provided by...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 12, 2021

A Greener Way to Travel: FlixBus Expands to Palmdale

Los Angeles, California, April 7, 2021 – FlixBus, America’s fastest-growing and most innovative intercity bus provider is expanding to Palmdale. Routes from Palmdale will from now on connect residents to Las Vegas and Henderso...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 9, 2021

New Bleachers Unveiled at Ballfields at Domenic Massari Park

New bleachers were unveiled yesterday at the ballfields at Domenic Massari Park, located at 37716 55th St. E., marking the latest improvements to the park’s facilities. 

The City invested $30,000 to replace the older, timeworn stands wit...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 7, 2021

“Paint the Town” at City of Palmdale’s “Peace Together” Public Art Installation

The City of Palmdale, in partnership with Dunn-Edwards Paints, is seeking volunteers to participate in “Peace Together,” a community public art installation that will take place at DryTown Water Park, 3850-B E. Ave. S, on Saturday, Apr...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 6, 2021

AJCC to Host Customer Service Sales Recruitment Event for Farmers Insurance

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) will host a customer service sales recruitment event for sales jobs with Farmers Insurance in Palmdale on Thursday, April 8.

Job responsibilities include sales and payment processing for auto, ho...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 2, 2021

Palmdale City Hall Reopens for Walk-In Services; City Council Meeting Closed to Public Attendance

City of Palmdale administrative and business offices will reopen for walk-in visitation beginning Monday, April 5. Regular business hours are Monday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

COVID-19 safety protocols including social distancing, capacity limit...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 2, 2021

City of Palmdale Named Among Safest Cities in California by Safewise.com

The City of Palmdale was named the 24th safest city in California with populations over 100,000 in a recent report by Safewise.com, an online resource that offers safety solutions, information, and recommendations. 

Overall, Palmdale was listed as...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 1, 2021

Restaurant Industry Job Fair Coming to Poncitlán Square

The City of Palmdale, in partnership with America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) in Palmdale, will host a restaurant industry job fair on Wednesday, April 14 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Poncitlán Square, located at 38315 9th St. East...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Free Drive-Thru/Walk-Up COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics Coming to PTC

The City of Palmdale, in partnership with L.A. Care, Blue Shield Promise, and USC Pharmacy, will host two free drive-thru/walk-up vaccination clinics at the Palmdale Transportation Center, 39000 Clock Tower Plaza Drive East in Palmdale on Thursday, April ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Public Encouraged to Weigh In on Avenue Q Corridor Study

The City of Palmdale is asking residents to participate in a survey to help provide guidelines for the Avenue Q Corridor study, a plan that will analyze and prepare for multi-modal access to the future high speed rail station along the Avenue Q c...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 29, 2021

America’s Job Center to Hold Recruitment for Delta Scientific

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) of Palmdale, will host a virtual recruitment event for Delta Scientific, 40355 Delta Lane in Palmdale, on Thursday, April 1 from 8 a.m. to 12 noon.

Positions available include sheet metal worker,...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 26, 2021

The Palmdale Playhouse Presents “Adam Jacobs Celebrates the Music of Alan Menken”

The City of Palmdale and Palmdale Playhouse will present a special online presentation of “Adam Jacobs Celebrates the Music of Alan Menken” on Sunday, April 11 at 2 p.m. 

Tickets are $20 and on sale now at https://www.showtix4u...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 24, 2021

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Palmdale’s Rancho Vista Park

City of Palmdale, county, and state officials gathered today on the corner of Town Center Drive and 35th St. West. to celebrate the groundbreaking of Rancho Vista Park. 

Located next to Los Angeles County Fire Station #136 and Esperanza Elementary...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 22, 2021

Palmdale’s “COVID-19 Update” Wins WAVE Award

The City of Palmdale’s “COVID-19 Update” video series was recognized for best “COVID-19 Coverage” during the pandemic as part of the 2021 ACM West WAVE Awards. The Western Access Video Excellence (WAVE) is...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 15, 2021

City of Palmdale’s Mental Health Awareness Virtual Town Hall to Address Grief During Pandemic

The City of Palmdale will host a Mental Health Virtual Town Hall via Zoom on Monday, March 22 at 10 am to provide an opportunity for residents to gain valuable tools for coping with mental health concerns, and a chance to lean on the support provided by t...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 15, 2021

America’s Job Center of California is Hiring

The America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, is recruiting for multiple internal positions. 

Available positions include career coaches for adult and youth programs, TSE co...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 11, 2021

General Plan is Topic of Palmdale City Council Workshop

The Palmdale City Council workshop scheduled for Tuesday, March 16 at 7 p.m. at the Council Chamber, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B, will be closed to in-person attendance due to the COVID-19 emergency, and resulting orders and direction from the County of...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 12, 2021

City of Palmdale Promotes EPA’s “Fix a Leak Week” March 15 - 21

The City of Palmdale is participating in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) Fix a Leak Week program from March 15 through March 21 to encourage residents to find and fix residential leaks, which cost consumers money and...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 10, 2021

The Palmdale Playhouse Presents “Ireland with Michael” This Sunday

The City of Palmdale and Palmdale Playhouse will present a very special online presentation of “Ireland with Michael” this Sunday, March 14 at 2 p.m. in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day.

Filmed at the National Opera House of I...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 9, 2021

County Sanitation Districts Offer Rebate Program for COVID-19 Impacted Businesses

The Los Angeles County Sanitation Districts have created a rebate program to provide aid to businesses whose sewer usage was reduced due to the COVID-19 safer-at-home orders. 

The program provides a way for qualified businesses with reduced or no ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 9, 2021

AJCC to Host Virtual Job Fair for Jay Nolan Community Services

America’s Job Center of California and Jay Nolan Community Services will host a virtual job fair on Thursday, March 11, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Positions include home support worker and community facilitator I, II & I...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 8, 2021

Last Chance for Local Artists and Authors to Apply for Inkwell

Local authors and artists have until this Friday, March 12 to apply to be part of the City of Palmdale’s 2021 Inkwell: Palmdale’s Book & Art Festival, scheduled for a virtual launch on Saturday, May 1.

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 4, 2021

City of Palmdale Accepting Applications for Measure AV Oversight Committee

The City of Palmdale is accepting applications for the new Measure AV Oversight Committee. 

           Measure AV was a ¾ cent sales tax passed by Palmdale voters on the Nov. 3, 2020...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 4, 2021

Palmdale City Library Announces Essay Contest Awards Winners

The Palmdale City Library announced the winners of its Black History Month essay writing contest during a virtual Zoom awards ceremony on Wednesday, March 3, at 7 p.m. The winners are Rocio Rivera, first place in the 9th to 12th grade category; Khloe N. K...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 4, 2021

America’s Job Center to Hold Manufacturing Recruitment

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a virtual recruitment event for manufacturing positions on Tuesday, March 9 at 10 a.m. to 12 noon.

Available positions include machinist ap...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 3, 2021

Drive Through COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic This Saturday at PTC

A free drive through COVID-19 vaccination clinic will take place on Saturday, March 6 at the Palmdale Transportation Center, located at 39000 Clock Tower Plaza Dr.

The vaccines are available by appointment and pre-registration only, and only for the curren...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 3, 2021

Yellen Park Monument Sign Installed

City of Palmdale officials and elected representatives gathered at Yellen Park in Palmdale on Wednesday, March 3 to celebrate the installation of the Yellen Park Monument sign.

“The installation of the monument sign marks another achievement for ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 2, 2021

Palmdale City Library to Announce Essay Contest Awards Virtually

The Palmdale City Library will announce the winners of its Black History Month essay writing contest in a virtual awards ceremony via Zoom on Wednesday, March 3 at 7 p.m. The public is invited to attend this online event.

Interested persons may view the ce...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Pearblossom Highway Now Open

The Pearblossom Highway Rebuild Project (PBH) is now complete and the roadway has reopened. Motorists are advised to drive safely while adapting to the new traffic patterns, turn lanes, intersections, and traffic signals.

The $13.5 million dollar ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 26, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Free Identity Theft and Scam Prevention Virtual Presentations

The City of Palmdale’s neighborhood services department will host four Identity Theft and Scam Prevention presentations via Zoom in March in recognition of National Consumer Protection Week.

The Zoom meetings will be held on Monday, March 1 at 10...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 22, 2021

Local Artists and Authors Sought for Virtual Inkwell: Palmdale's Book & Art Festival

The City of Palmdale is looking for local authors and artists to participate in the 2021 Inkwell: Palmdale’s Book & Art Festival scheduled for a virtual launch on Saturday, May 1.

Inkwell: Palmdale’s Book & Art Festival is a uni...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 17, 2021

City of Palmdale Presents Healing Field Proceeds to Local Veterans Groups

The City of Palmdale presented a total of $42,672 to five local veterans groups from proceeds raised from the Palmdale Healing & Honor Field, which was on display  last Nov. 1 through Nov. 11 at Pelona Vista Park. 

Presented by the Pa...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 17, 2021

Business Services Division’s Annual Job Fair Goes Virtual

The Business Services Division will host its third annual job fair on Thursday, Feb. 25 from 2 to 4:30 p.m.  Due to COVID-19, the event will be held online.

More than 12 employers and over 40 job opportunities will be available in areas such as ma...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Improve Reading Skills Virtually with Palmdale City Library’s Books and Barks

The popular “Books and Barks” program, where kids are encouraged to read to friendly dogs, returns to the Palmdale City Library via Zoom on each Tuesday in March from 3 to 4 p.m.

Interested persons may register by sending an email to pc...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 12, 2021

Economic Development Update is Topic of Palmdale City Council Workshop

The Palmdale City Council workshop scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 16 at 7 p.m. at the Council Chamber, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B, will be closed to in-person attendance due to the COVID-19 emergency, and resulting orders and direction from the County of ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 11, 2021

City Hall to Close for Presidents Day Holiday

City of Palmdale administrative and business offices, South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES), the Palmdale Playhouse, Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, Chimbole Cultural Center, and Palmdale City Library will be closed on Monday, Monday, Feb. 1...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 11, 2021

Last Chance to Take Palmdale’s General Plan Land Use Alternative Survey

The City of Palmdale is encouraging all residents and stakeholders to take its General Plan Update Preferred Land Use survey, which will be available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at www.Palmdale2045.org now through Feb 15.  

The preferre...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 10, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Online Introduction to Neighborhood Watch

The City of Palmdale’s neighborhood services department will host an Introduction to Neighborhood Watch presentation via Zoom on Thursday, Feb. 11 at 10 a.m.

The 30-minute presentation will provide Palmdale residents with information on the benef...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 9, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Bookworm Virtual Story Time

The City of Palmdale will host a virtual Bookworm Story Time for ages 4 to 8 on Thursday, Feb. 11 at 10 am on the Palmdale Parks & Recreation Facebook page.  

The featured book will be Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin. Participants will also l...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 8, 2021

Palmdale City Library to Host Teen Geek Club Gift Bag Giveaway

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will give away gift bags to Teen Geek Club participants on Friday, Feb. 12 from noon to 3 p.m.

Teens are encouraged to stop by the Library, knock on the front door, and pick-up bags of &ldquo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 4, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Virtual Tail-of-True-Love Event

The City of Palmdale will host a Tail-of-True-Love virtual Valentine’s Day parade via the Facebook page, Palmdale Parks & Recreation on Sunday, Feb. 14. 

Participants are encouraged to send their best Valentine’s photos of ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 3, 2021

City of Palmdale Proclaims February as African American History Month

The City of Palmdale has proclaimed February as “National African American History Month” to honor and remember the bravery, perseverance, faith and resolve of the African American community. A proclamation was presented and read by th...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 3, 2021

: City of Palmdale to Host Children’s Mental Health Virtual Town Hall

The City of Palmdale will host a Mental Health Virtual Town Hall via Zoom on Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 4 p.m.  that will focus on children and their families and feature local experts to help parents and community members better understand ways to help ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 1, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Online Introduction to Neighborhood Watch

The City of Palmdale’s neighborhood services department will host an Introduction to Neighborhood Watch presentation via Zoom on Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. and Thursday, Feb. 11 at 10 a.m.

The 30-minute presentation will provide Palmdale residents...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 2, 2021

Palmdale City Library to Share Love of Coffee & Coloring for Adults

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a free “Coffee & Coloring for Home” adult program Tuesday, Feb. 9 from 10 a.m. to noon.

Participants are encouraged to stop by the Library to pick up a Coffee an...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 27, 2021

Get Your Hobby On at Palmdale City Library’s Online Hobby Discussion

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., in celebrating “National Hobby Month” by encouraging interested persons to peruse its library catalog for ideas and tips on pursuing a new or existing hobby.

“If you...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 29, 2021

Public Invited to Participate in Palmdale’s General Plan Land Use Plan Online Presentation

The City of Palmdale is inviting residents to participate in a live online presentation with City staff and the project team of the preferred land use alternative as part of the General Plan Update process on Thursday, Feb. 4 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. &nb...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 29, 2021

Palmdale City Council Meeting Closed to Public Attendance; Participation Encouraged Via E-Comments

The Palmdale City Council meeting scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 2 at 7 p.m. at the Council Chamber, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B, will be closed to in-person attendance as a result of the COVID-19 emergency, and resulting orders and direction from the Coun...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 26, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Online Introduction to Neighborhood Watch

The City of Palmdale’s neighborhood services department will host an Introduction to Neighborhood Watch presentation via Zoom on Wednesday, Jan. 27 at 7 p.m.

The 30-minute presentation will provide Palmdale residents with information on the benef...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

City of Palmdale Seeks Input from Residents for Melville J. Courson Park

The City of Palmdale will host the third of three virtual community meetings on Zoom on Wednesday, Jan. 27 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.  to present the final concept review of the features residents would like to see at Melvin J. Courson park, located ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Free Online Presentation: Protect Your Restaurant/Food Truck from Theft

The City of Palmdale's Public Safety Office and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (LASD) Palmdale Station invite restaurant and food truck vendors to attend a free informational Zoom virtual presentation on h...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 20, 2021

Palmdale City Council Selects Laura Bettencourt as Mayor Pro Tem

The Palmdale City Council has selected District 3 Councilmember Laura Bettencourt to serve as Mayor Pro Tem for the City. Her term began on Dec. 22 and will run until the Council will select a new Mayor Pro Tem at the Dec. 2021 City Council meeting.

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2021

America’s Job Center to Hold Digital Technical Account Rep Virtual Recruitment

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) in Palmdale will host a virtual recruitment for a digital technical account representative on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. 

Interested persons must...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 18, 2021

America’s Job Center to Hold Manufacturing Recruitment

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a virtual recruitment event for manufacturing positions on Wednesday, Jan. 20 at 10 a.m. to 12 noon.

Available positions include sheet meta...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Palmdale City Hall to Close for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

City of Palmdale administrative and business offices, South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES), the Palmdale Playhouse, Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, Chimbole Cultural Center, and Palmdale City Library will be closed on Monday, Jan. 18 in obs...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Palmdale City Library Celebrates African American Heroes with Essay Contest

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., is hosting an “African American Heroes” essay writing contest for young adults in grades sixth through 12th in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and Black History Mont...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 12, 2021

City of Palmdale to Present General Plan Land Use Alternative

The City of Palmdale will virtually present Palmdale’s preferred land use alternative as part of the General Plan Update process and is inviting the community to provide input.

The preferred land use alternative incorporated favored components fr...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 12, 2021

America’s Job Center to Hold Class A Driver Recruitment

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a virtual recruitment event for Class A drivers on Thursday, Jan. 14 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.

Positions are for two locations and will star...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2021

Palmdale City Council Meeting Closed to Public Attendance;

The Palmdale City Council meeting scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 12 at 7 p.m. at the Council Chamber, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B, will be closed to in-person attendance as a result of the COVID-19 emergency, and resulting orders and direction from the Cou...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2021

City of Palmdale Receives $50K SoCalGas Grant

The City of Palmdale has received a $50,000 Southern California Gas (SoCalGas) Climate Adaptation and Resiliency Planning Grant Program to update the City’s FEMA-approved Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP).  The grant was accepted at t...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 8, 2021

City of Palmdale Partners with Chambers to Provide Small Business Support

The City of Palmdale has announced a new partnership with three local chambers of commerce --- the Antelope Valley Chambers, AV Black Chamber and AV Hispanic Chamber --- to provide additional training and support to local small businesses during the COVID...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 7, 2021

City of Palmdale Earns Excellence in IT Practices Award

The City of Palmdale earned an Excellence in IT Practices award from the Municipal Information Systems Association of California (MISAC) in recognition of its quality information technology practices.

The Excellence in IT Practices Award is intended to fos...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 6, 2021

Wanted: Local Artists and Authors for Virtual Inkwell: Palmdale's Book & Art Festival

The City of Palmdale is looking for local authors and artists to participate in the 2021 Inkwell: Palmdale’s Book & Art Festival scheduled for a virtual launch on Saturday, May 1.

Inkwell: Palmdale’s Book & Art Festival is a uni...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 4, 2021

America’s Job Center to Hold Property Management Virtual Recruitment

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a virtual recruitment for a property management company currently hiring for positions in the Santa Clarita/Canyon Country area. ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 5, 2021

Start the New Year with Coffee & Coloring for Adults

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a free “Coffee & Coloring for Home” adult program Tuesday, Jan. 12 from 10 am to noon.

Participants are encouraged to stop by the Library to pick up a Coffee and...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 23, 2020

Pearblossom Highway Rebuild Project Wrapping Up; Safety Enhancements Key Components to the Project

The Pearblossom Highway Rebuild project is nearing completion with final striping work occurring on Segments 2 and 3 and final construction and improvements wrapping up on Segment 1. 

Work is expected to continue on Segment 1 between 25th St. East...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 23, 2020

State Auditor Ranks Palmdale Among Cities with Lowest Risks of Fiscal Distress in California

The most recent comprehensive financial analysis by the California State Auditor (CSA) revealed that the City of Palmdale has one of the lowest risks of fiscal distress in California.

Of the 453 cities that were analyzed, Palmdale came in at the 410th lowe...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 23, 2020

Final Winners Announced in City of Palmdale’s Shop Palmdale Program

The City of Palmdale has selected the week four winners as it wraps up its #TakeOutPalmdale and #ShopPalmdale contest designed to assist local businesses and encourage residents to shop local and support the community during the current ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 18, 2020

Temporary Changes to Green Waste Collection Services in the City of Palmdale

Due to staffing changes, the City of Palmdale and Waste Management of Antelope Valley have announced that all green waste collections will occur every other week in the City of Palmdale beginning the week of Dec. 21 and going through the week of Jan. 11. ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 21, 2020

Palmdale City Hall to Close for Christmas, Furlough and New Year’s Holidays

The City of Palmdale’s administrative and business offices will be closed Thursday, Dec. 24 through Friday, Jan. 1 in observance of the Christmas and New Year’s holiday, as part of a cost saving unpaid furlough. City offices will reope...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 18, 2020

MA: Road Construction Update - Week of Dec. 21 - 23

FOR THE WEEK OF DECEMBER 21 THROUGH DECEMBER 27, 2020

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

 

1 – Pearblossom Highway from the California Aqueduct bridge to Valley Springs Road

Full closure of Pearblossom Hwy. from the California Aqueduct bri...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 18, 2020

Week Three Winners Announced in City of Palmdale’s Shop Palmdale Program

The City of Palmdale has selected the week three winners in the #TakeOutPalmdale and #ShopPalmdale contest designed to assist local businesses and encourage residents to shop local and support the community during the current COVID-19 re...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 16, 2020

City of Palmdale Approves Station Area Plan for Downtown Palmdale, Future High-Speed Rail Station

The Palmdale City Council voted today to move forward with plans guiding future development around the proposed high-speed rail station in downtown Palmdale. The City Council’s action caps a four-year planning and community engagement effort, fu...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 15, 2020

America’s Job Center to Hold Virtual Recruitment Event

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a virtual recruitment event for a financial consulting firm hiring for positions in Palmdale. 

Available positions include call ce...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 14, 2020

Palmdale City Council Meeting Closed to Public Attendance; Participation Encouraged Via E-Comments

The Palmdale City Council meeting scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 15 at 5 p.m. at the Council Chamber, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B, will be closed to in-person attendance as a result of the COVID-19 emergency, and resulting orders and direction from the Cou...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Palmdale City Library Offers Take Home Holiday Activity Bags

The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will give away holiday activity gift bags geared for kids and teens on Wednesday, Dec. 16 from 1 to 3 p.m.

Participants are encouraged to stop by the front door of the Library to pick up a gift b...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 10, 2020

Palmdale Recycled Water Authority Accepting Applications for Public Member

The Palmdale Recycled Water Authority (PWRA) is seeking residents interested in serving as a public member on the Board Authority for the calendar year 2021.

 

To qualify for the position, applicants must live within PRWA boundaries, demonstrate an...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 10, 2020

Week Two Winners Announced in City of Palmdale’s Shop Palmdale Program

The City of Palmdale has selected the week two winners in the #TakeOutPalmdale and #ShopPalmdale contest designed to assist local businesses and encourage residents to shop local and support the community during the current COVID-19 rest...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 9, 2020

City of Palmdale to Host Mental Health Awareness Virtual Town Hall

The City of Palmdale will host a Mental Health Virtual Town Hall via Zoom on Monday, Dec. 14 at 10 am to provide an opportunity for residents to gain valuable tools for coping with mental health concerns, and a chance to lean on the support provided by th...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 8, 2020

Palmdale Playhouse to Host Jolly Calls with Santa Claus

The Palmdale Playhouse will host a special “Jolly Calls with Santa Claus” holiday program where participants will have the opportunity to speak to St. Nick via Zoom.

“Jolly Calls with Santa Claus” are available on Dec. 14, 15, 17, 21, and 22 from 2 to 5:45...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 7, 2020

America’s Job Center to Hold Property Management Virtual Recruitment

America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale, will host a virtual recruitment for a property management company currently hiring for positions in the Santa Clarita/Canyon Country area. ...

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