Community & Economic Development

3200 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262

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

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

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The City of Palm Springs is accepting bids/proposals for the purchase of the following properties
For detailed information and instructions on submitting
an offer for individual properties, please click on the link
in the property description.

 Property Description
 Size  Location
 Deadline for Submission
Vacant Land
6,970 sq. ft.
190 W. Sunny Dunes Rd.
 March 29, 2018

  If you are interested in submitting a proposal or bid for any of the above properties, please contact Diana Shay at to register, providing your company name, contact person, contact email address, office address, office phone and fax.  Failure to register may result in not receiving addenda to the Documents.

Former Redevelopment Agency
Property Legal Review Documents

Legal Review Image copy

Downtown Revitalization Project

 Kimpton Hotel Image

PS BUZZ Trolley Free Service 

 BUZZ Trolley Logo


   Jay Virata, Director
   Community & Economic Development

  Community & Economic Development Staff:

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

  Jay Virata, Director
  (760) 323-8228

  Paula Sweat, Economic Development Program Assistant
  (760) 322-8321

  Cathy Van Horn, Economic Development & Business Assistance
  (760) 323-8175

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

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

  Diana Shay, Properties, Eco. Dev. Programs & Special Projects
  (760) 323-8260 

  Jennifer Henning, Public Art and Special Projects Coordinator
  (760) 778-8408

  Daniel DeGarmo, Sustainability - Clerical Assistant
  (760) 323-8248

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