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City receives letter from State Controller’s Office regarding RDA transfers

By   /  July 9, 2014  /  29 Palms, Feature, Project Phoenix  /  3 Comments

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Earlier this year, the State Controller’s Office (SCO) conducted a review of asset transfers made by the former Twentynine Palms Redevelopment Agency’s (RDA) to the City of Twentynine Palms, occurring after January 1, 2011. Thereafter, on May 29, 2014, the SCO issued a letter to the City along with a draft report. The draft report […]

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June 24 Ribbon Cutting on National Park Drive, Twentynine Palms

By   /  June 20, 2014  /  Entertainment, Feature  /  Comments Off

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The Twentynine Palms City Council will hold a ribbon cutting on Tuesday, June 24, at 5:30 p.m. on National Park Drive in Twentynine Palms. The ceremony will take place midway down National Park Drive, focusing on the center median across from the Old Schoolhouse Museum.   The purpose of the ribbon cutting will be to […]

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Cooling Centers Now Open in 29 Palms

By   /  June 3, 2014  /  29 Palms, Feature, Survival  /  Comments Off

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As summer approaches and daily temperatures begin to climb into the 100s, the City of Twentynine Palms reminds residents that a designated Cooling Center is available at the newly remodeled Senior Center in downtown Twentynine Palms. The center is located at 6539 Adobe Road, next to the MBTA Transit Center and across from the Twentynine […]

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Community Cleanup Day is Saturday, May 10, 2014 Twentynine Palms

By   /  May 7, 2014  /  29 Feature, Feature  /  Comments Off

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A Community Cleanup Day will be held in Twentynine Palms on Saturday, May 10, from 8 a.m. until 12 noon.    The City of Twentynine Palms and Burrtec Waste and Recycling Services are partnering in the cleanup effort, which will have a trash drop-off site and large bins located in the Community Services Center parking […]

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Put your mouth where your money is….. Apply for Planning Commission

By   /  April 21, 2014  /  29 Feature, 29 Palms, Feature  /  Comments Off

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Planning Commission Opening, Twentynine Palms Applications Due by May 15   Applications are now being accepted for an upcoming vacancy on the City of Twentynine Palms Planning Commission. Citizens residing within the city limits of Twentynine Palms who are registered voters and are interested in serving on the Planning Commission may submit a completed application […]

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Public Invited to Provide Input on City Budget on April 8

By   /  April 2, 2014  /  29 Palms  /  Comments Off

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The Twentynine Palms City Council is inviting the public to provide input on the City Budget during its next regular meeting on Tuesday, April 8, beginning at 6 p.m., at Twentynine Palms City Hall, 6136 Adobe Road.  The purpose of the public comment invitation is to provide an opportunity for residents, businesses, organizations, and community […]

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Call for Art: “The Desert Rocks!” at Twentynine Palms Visitor Center

By   /  March 3, 2014  /  Entertainment, Feature  /  Comments Off

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“The Desert Rocks! Life on the Faultline” is the theme for the spring Art in Public Places exhibition at the Twentynine Palms Visitor Center and Chamber of Commerce, 73484 29 Palms Hwy., in downtown Twentynine Palms. The group art show will be on display from April 1 to June 27, 2014.   The iconic boulders […]

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CALL FOR ART: 2014 Exhibitions at Twentynine Palms Visitor Center

By   /  January 9, 2014  /  Entertainment, Feature  /  Comments Off

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29 Palms, CA– Three themed exhibitions are planned for the remainder of 2014 in the Art in Public Places gallery at Twentynine Palms Visitor Center, 73484 29 Palms Hwy., downtown Twentynine Palms.     Desert artists are invited to create one (1) piece of original art for possible inclusion in each of the upcoming group […]

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“CHRISTMAS” Tree Recycling in Twentynine Palms through January 10

By   /  January 3, 2014  /  29 Palms  /  Comments Off

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Residents are reminded to recycle their live Christmas trees and ornamental greenery this holiday season and save these items from taking up valuable space in the local landfill.    A special collection program provided by the City of Twentynine Palms and Burrtec Waste & Recycling Services offers curbside recycling services within the city limits for […]

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Art Reception Friday, Jan. 3, for “Dust, Rust & Verdigris”

By   /  December 31, 2013  /  Entertainment, Feature  /  Comments Off

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An opening reception will be held on Friday, Jan. 3, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. for the new Art in Public Places exhibition in the gallery at the Twentynine Palms Visitor Center and Chamber of Commerce, 73484 29 Palms Hwy., in downtown Twentynine Palms.       “Dust, Rust & Verdigris: Weathered Relics of the […]

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50 Artists Selected for Joshua Tree National Park Art Show & Faire

By   /  October 1, 2013  /  Entertainment  /  Comments Off

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Fifty artists from California, across the nation, and as far away as England, have been juried into the first juried and judged art show for the Joshua Tree National Park Art Show & Faire, set for Dec. 6, 7 & 8, 2013, in Twentynine Palms.   After nearly seven hours spent reviewing more than 200 […]

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PAAC Planning for a Veterans Monument

By   /  July 8, 2013  /  29 Palms  /  Comments Off

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  The Public Arts Advisory Committee (PAAC) of the City of Twentynine Palms is planning a Twentynine Palms Veterans Monument to honor the military veterans who have ties to the local community. The monument is being conceived as a commissioned art installation, which will be incorporated into a rejuvenation of the existing Veterans Park, located […]

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Cooling Centers to Remain open over Weekend

By   /  June 28, 2013  /  29 Palms  /  Comments Off

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Due to the extreme heat warnings this weekend and temperatures well over 100 degrees, the City of Twentynine Palms will open its designated Cooling Center on Saturday, June 29, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Cooling Center is located at the Twentynine Palms Senior Center, 6539 Adobe Road, across from the Twentynine Palms Fire […]

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120 and Counting: 29 Palms Cooling Center Opens

By   /  June 28, 2013  /  29 Palms  /  Comments Off

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As summer approaches and daily temperatures begin to climb into the 100s, the City of Twentynine Palms reminds residents that a designated Cooling Center is available at the Senior Center, located at 6539 Adobe Road in downtown Twentynine Palms, across from the Fire Station.   The center is climate controlled and open for residents to […]

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