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Veteran of the Year Nomination

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The Tom Hilzendeger Veteran of the Year Award aims to honor a veteran’s exceptional bravery, dedication, and sacrifice, regardless of rank or service branch, emphasizing those individuals who demonstrate a readiness to contribute to their commun...

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ROAD CONSTRUCTION UPDATEFOR THE WEEK OF FEBRUARY 19 THROUGH FEBRUARY 25, 2024

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1. Challenger Way from Avenue M (Columbia Way) to Avenue LIntermittent street and lane closu...

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Posted on: December 13, 2023

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A warming center is available in Palmdale for those seeking shelter during freezing overnight temperatures at Victory Outreach.

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We have many opportunities to build and improve our future, but we cannot do this without your input! The City of Palmdale is announcing the upcoming development of our community’s first Park and Recreation Master Plan.  This plan will serve as a...

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City of Palmdale Presents Third Annual Women’s Symposium: Count Her In!

PALMDALE, CA – In celebration of Women’s History Month, the City of Palmdale will host the Third Annual Women’s Symposium: Count Her In. The event will be held on Saturday, March 9, from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Legacy Commons...

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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Palmdale Playhouse Presents Seussical™ – A Musical Extravaganza for the Whole Family!

PALMDALE, CA – The Palmdale Playhouse, in collaboration with Palmdale Repertory Theatre, is delighted to announce the upcoming production of Seussical™, a whimsical journey into the fantastical world of Dr. Seuss.

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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Community Invited to Desert Sands Park Playground and Fitness Court Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

PALMDALE, CA – Celebrate the unveiling of new playground equipment and the City of Palmdale’s first obstacle course with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, Feb. 28, at 3:30 p.m. The event will occur at Desert Sands Park, located a...

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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Palmdale City Hall Closed for Presidents Day Holiday

PALMDALE, CA – In observance of the Presidents Day holiday, the City of Palmdale will be closed on Monday, Feb. 19. This includes all administrative and business offices, Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, community pools, SAVES, and Palmdale Ci...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

Journey USA to Perform at the Palmdale Playhouse

Palmdale, CA – The City of Palmdale is thrilled to announce that tribute band Journey USA will take the stage for two riveting performances on Friday, Feb. 16 and Saturday, Feb. 17 at 8 p.m. the Palmdale Playhouse.

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

Palmdale Playhouse Presents Steinway Artist Robin Spielberg in Concert

PALMDALE, CA – Get ready for an enchanting evening of heartwarming stories and beautiful music as Palmdale Playhouse presents Steinway Artist Robin Spielberg in Concert on Saturday, Feb. 24 at 8 p.m.

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

City of Palmdale Secures Grant for Sustainable Initiatives

PALMDALE, CA – The City of Palmdale proudly announces its successful acquisition of a nearly $200,000 grant from the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) Program. This significant funding showcases the City’s leadersh...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

City of Palmdale Celebrates Milestone Groundbreaking for Together California Foster Housing Project

Actor Christian Bale Lends Support to Project

PALMDALE, CA – On February 7, the City of Palmdale hosted a press conference in partnership with Together California to mark the groundbreaking of a transformational foster housing project in Palmdale...

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

Palmdale Agencies Seize Thousands of Plants in Marijuana Cultivation Investigation

PALMDALE, CA – Five people were arrested and thousands of cannabis plants were confiscated on Thursday, Jan. 25, during an illicit marijuana cultivation investigation in the City of Palmdale.

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Palmdale City Council Takes Aggressive Steps to Expand Crime Enforcement

PALMDALE, CA – At its Jan. 24 meeting, the Palmdale City Council took bold action to significantly increase support for Sheriff’s deputies to address criminal behavior. Through the adoption of a new Public Safety ordinance, the City can now prosecute ille...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

The City of Palmdale and The Energy Coalition Secure $14.8 Million CFI Grant for Equity Leadership

PALMDALE, CA – The City of Palmdale, in partnership with Energy Coalition (TEC), a California-based nonprofit organization, celebrates a significant milestone with the successful award of a $14.8 million grant from the Charging and Fueling Infra...

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Posted on: January 30, 2024

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Successfully Dismantles Illegal Fencing Operation

PALMDALE, CA – In a major victory against organized retail theft, detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff Department Major Crimes Bureau’s Organized Retail Theft Taskforce (ORCTF) have successfully shut down an illegal fencing o...

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Posted on: January 19, 2024

City of Palmdale Appoints Sal Mendez as Assistant City Manager

PALMDALE, CA – The City of Palmdale is pleased to announce the appointment of Sal Mendez as the new assistant city manager, effective Tuesday, January 16, 2024. Mendez brings a wealth of experience and a proven track record of dedicated public s...

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Posted on: December 21, 2023

35 Newly Certified Professionals Bring Positive Psychology to Antelope Valley

PALMDALE, CA – The City of Palmdale is pleased to announce 35 newly certified professionals in applied positive psychology who will work to boost wellbeing across Antelope Valley. These change leaders were the second cohort in the region to comp...

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Posted on: December 15, 2023

Palmdale Uses New Technology to Fight Crime

Flock Cameras will help LASD locate vehicles involved in criminal activity.

PALMDALE, CA – The City of Palmdale has partnered with Flock Safety, a provider of crime-fighting technology, to bolster community safety through innovative measures. The...

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Posted on: December 15, 2023

City of Palmdale Earns Extraordinary Emission Reduction Award

Achievement Recognized by Statewide Energy Agency

PALMDALE, CA – The City received the Extraordinary Emission Reduction Award from Southern California Regional Energy Network (SoCalREN) in recognition of its commitment to advancing sustainable en...

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Posted on: December 15, 2023

City of Palmdale Approves Renaming of Avenue Q-6 to Honor Fallen Deputy Richard B. Hammack

PALMDALE, CA – The City is pleased to announce the approval of the renaming of Avenue Q-6 to Hammack Avenue in honor of fallen Deputy Richard B. Hammack, who lost his life in the line of duty on May 11, 1992, during the service of a search warra...

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Posted on: December 15, 2023

Austin Bishop Becomes Palmdale’s Next Mayor in January

City Council Adopted a Rotational System for Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem in August

PALMDALE – At the Dec. 6 Council meeting, Mayor Laura Bettencourt symbolically handed the gavel to District 1 Councilmember Austin Bishop, who will assume the role of ...

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Posted on: November 15, 2023

Palmdale Oasis Park Playground Grand Opening Planned

Celebrate the Newest Inclusive Park and We-Go-Swing® Play Feature 

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale invites the community to a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Palmdale’s newest playground on Saturday, Nov. 18, at 10 am. The ...

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Posted on: November 15, 2023

Jolly Holiday at the Palmdale Amphitheater

Free Event Features a Sledding Hill and Snow Play, Games, Live Carolers, Treats and More

PALMDALE – Come and join the fun at Jolly Holiday on Saturday, Dec. 2, from 1-5 pm at the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd. The City of Palmdale...

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Posted on: November 14, 2023

Holiday Events and Activities at Palmdale Playhouse

Celebrate the Season with Music, Dance, and Visits with Santa 

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

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Posted on: November 10, 2023

Palmdale Seeking Veteran of the Year Nominations

PALMDALE – The City invites nominations for the Tom Hilzendeger Veteran of the Year Award which aims to honor a veteran’s exceptional bravery, dedication, and sacrifice regardless of rank or service branch, emphasizing those individual...

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Posted on: November 7, 2023

Plein Air Murals to be Unveiled at Palmdale City Library

Three Large Alcoves Feature Works by Artist Richard Gallego

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will unveil its latest public art installation on Monday, Nov. 13 at 11 am outside the Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd. The install...

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Posted on: November 6, 2023

City of Palmdale Opens Musical Road on R. Lee Ermey Avenue

Marine’s Hymn Will Play for Eastbound Drivers

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will celebrate the grand opening of a musical road on Friday, Nov. 10 at 11:10 am, at the northwest corner of Sierra Highway and Ave. N, commonly known as BJ&...

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Posted on: November 1, 2023

City of Palmdale Earns Awards for IT Practices

Achievement in IT Practices Award Earned for Fifth Straight Year 

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale earned Quality in IT Practices and Achievement in Information Technology awards this year from the Municipal Information Systems Associatio...

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Posted on: October 31, 2023

Palmdale Councilmember Loa Nominated for Blue Ribbon Commission on Homelessness

Palmdale Councilmember Loa Nominated for Blue Ribbon Commission on Homelessness

PALMDALE – Councilmember Richard J. Loa was nominated by his peers from multiple cities in the North County/San Fernando sector to represent them on the Executive Com...

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Posted on: October 26, 2023

Veterans Day Ceremony at Poncitlán Square

Celebrate Local Veterans Serving the Community

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale in partnership with AV Boots on the Ground Alliance (AV BOGA) will host a Veterans Day Ceremony on Saturday, Nov. 11 at 9 am in Poncitlán Square, 38315 9th ...

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Posted on: October 26, 2023

Palmdale Celebrates Groundbreaking for Dream Village

20-unit Crisis Interim Housing Complex Will Provide Supportive Services

PALMDALE – A groundbreaking ceremony held on Oct. 26 at Advancing Communities Together (ACT) marked the official start of a tiny home project that will create interim housing...

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Posted on: October 26, 2023

City of Palmdale Seeks Applicants for Planning Commission

Help Guide Palmdale’s Future Growth

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale is accepting applications for one planning commissioner to represent District 5 for the remainder of a term ending June 30, 2025.

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Posted on: October 25, 2023

City of Palmdale Awarded $793K Grant to Combat Illegal Tobacco Sales

City Aims to Stop the Sale of Tobacco Products to Minors

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale has received $793,170 from the California Department of Justice’s Tobacco Grant Program to tackle the illegal sale of cigarettes and tobacco produc...

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Posted on: October 24, 2023

The Great Food Rescue Documentary Premieres at Palmdale Playhouse

Learn How Food is Rescued to Feed Local Families

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will host the premiere of The Great Food Rescue, a documentary that follows the journey of edible food recovery from the source to service providers who distribute t...

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Posted on: October 19, 2023

Palmdale Celebrates Red Ribbon Week

#FightFentanylAV Campaign Announces Multimedia Challenge Winners

PALMDALE – The City’s #FightFentanylAV Campaign will host two Red Ribbon Week events in partnership with community stakeholders. The kickoff event will be held on Monday, ...

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Posted on: October 18, 2023

Park Connect Coming to McAdam Park

Learn Tips to Keep Crime Out of Your Local Park

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale and Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Palmdale Station will host Park Connect on Tuesday, Nov. 14 at 5:30 pm at McAdam Park, 38115 30th St. East. Bring your fami...

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Posted on: October 18, 2023

Business Watch Virtual Presentations Planned

Learn How to Protect Your Business

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale Public Safety office will offer virtual introductory Business Watch presentations online for anyone interested in learning about the program, its benefits, and how to start one. S...

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Posted on: October 18, 2023

Palmdale Parks and Recreation Master Plan Survey Results Presented

Residents are Encouraged to Attend Community Meetings 

PALMDALE – City of Palmdale residents are encouraged to participate in one of two public meetings to learn about the Parks and Recreation Master Plan survey and provide additional fe...

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Posted on: October 5, 2023

Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival This Friday and Saturday

Kaleidoscope After Dark Features Antelope Valley’s First-Ever Drone Show

PALMDALE – The seventh annual Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival will reach new heights with Kaleidoscope After Dark, an opening night celebration on Friday, Oc...

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Posted on: October 5, 2023

Palmdale Seeking Nominations for Hometown Heroes

Hometown Heroes Military Banner Program to Honor Local Military Personnel

PALMDALE – The City is seeking nominations for its Hometown Heroes Military Banner Program, which is designed to honor and recognize active, honorably discharged or retired...

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Posted on: October 5, 2023

Palmdale Welcomes New Captain to Sheriff’s Station

Captain Joshua Bardon Promises Community-Driven Efforts to Reduce Crime

PALMDALE – The City Council welcomed Joshua A. Bardon as the new captain of the Palmdale Sheriff’s Station during the October 4 regular meeting. Captain Bardon assu...

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Posted on: October 4, 2023

Halloween Bike Parade Planned in Palmdale

Ride the Bike Lanes Connecting Yellen and Domenic Massari Parks

PALMDALE – The City will host a Halloween-themed bicycle parade and safety event on Saturday, Oct. 28, at 10 am at Sam Yellen Park, 5100 East Avenue S. Residents living near the rece...

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Posted on: September 28, 2023

Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival Features Family Fun

Free Youth Inspiration Area Filled with Activities on Saturday

PALMDALE – The seventh annual Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival, Palmdale’s celebration of arts, music and culture in the Antelope Valley, returns to the Palmdale Amphit...

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Posted on: September 28, 2023

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

20th Annual Campaign Celebrated in Palmdale

PALMDALE – The City is partnering with the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the National Cybersecurity Alliance (NCSA) to launch a nationwide cybersecurity public awareness ca...

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Posted on: September 26, 2023

Friends of the Library Book Sale Scheduled

Fill-a-Bag Event Offers Bargain Prices

PALMDALE – The Palmdale City Library will host a used book sale on Saturday, Sept. 30 from 10 am to 2 pm. The Fill-a-Bag Book Sale allows shoppers to purchase bags in three sizes for $2, $4, or $8, which can...

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Posted on: September 21, 2023

Palmdale and WM to Host Solid Waste Workshop

Learn What’s Required for Organic Waste Disposal and Receive a Free Gift

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale and WM will host their first joint solid waste workshop on Saturday, Sept. 30 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm at Legacy Commons, 930 East ...

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Posted on: September 21, 2023

October Family Movie Nights at Palmdale Amphitheater

Costume Contest, Treat Trail and Activities Planned

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale’s popular Family Movie Nights continues with the showings of the Disney Classic films Hocus Pocus on Friday, Oct. 13 and The Nightmare Before Christmas&...

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Posted on: September 21, 2023

Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival Celebrates Local Beer, Wine, and Food

Kaleidoscope After Dark Features $10 Tasting Ticket and First-Ever Drone Show

PALMDALE – The seventh annual Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival will celebrate local craft beer, wine, and food at the Palmdale Amphitheater during the expanded two...

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Posted on: September 20, 2023

Palmdale Recognized for Employee Safety

McMurchie Excellence in Safety Award Presented

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale was selected by the Special District Risk Management Authority for the 2023 McMurchie Excellence in Safety Award in the Workers’ Compensation Program &nd...

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Posted on: September 20, 2023

Walk On Words Sidewalk Poetry Unveiled

Winning Poem Stamped in Concrete in Poncitlán Square

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale’s Walk on Words poetry contest winner was announced and the winning poem was unveiled in a ceremony at Poncitlán Square on Tuesda...

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Posted on: September 19, 2023

Palmdale Lifeguard Academy Enrolling Now

Earn Your Spot to Interview for a Palmdale Lifeguard Job 

PALMDALE – Registration is open for the City of Palmdale’s Lifeguard Academy, which is designed to prepare participants for the rewarding lifesaving job. Those who succe...

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Posted on: September 19, 2023

Artist Reception and Photo Exhibit at Palmdale Playhouse

Nature Photos by Artist Lindsay Kristel on Display

PALMDALE – The Palmdale Playhouse will host an opening reception for The Long Way Home: Exploring Nature and All Its Beauty One Road Trip at a Time, a photo exhibition by Lindsay Kristel. The exh...

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Posted on: September 19, 2023

City to Host Disaster Preparedness Presentation

Community and Safety Partners Offer Tips to Keep Your Family Safe

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will host a disaster preparedness presentation on Tuesday, Sept. 26, at 7 pm at Legacy Commons for Active Seniors. This multi-agency educational eve...

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Posted on: September 14, 2023

Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival Announces Live Entertainment Acts

Enjoy Two Days Filled with Art, Music, and Family Activities

PALMDALE – The seventh annual Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival, Palmdale’s celebration of arts, music and culture in the Antelope Valley, has announced its lineup of musi...

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Posted on: September 12, 2023

SAVES Celebrates 40th Anniversary

Empty Bowls Palmdale Gala and Paint-a-Bowl Fundraising Events Planned

PALMDALE – Celebrate 40 years of service provided through South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES) at the inaugural Empty Bowls Palmdale Gala on Saturday, Sept. 30 from...

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Posted on: September 11, 2023

Walk On Words Sidewalk Poetry to be Unveiled

Winning Poem Stamped in Concrete in Poncitlán Square

Media Alert

WHAT: The City of Palmdale’s Walk on Words poetry contest winner will be announced as their poem, stamped in concrete at Poncitlán Square, will be unveiled in a...

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Posted on: September 11, 2023

In the Shadow of the Raven Performed at Palmdale Playhouse

One Man Show Features Broadway and Film Veteran Duffy Hudson

PALMDALE – The Palmdale Playhouse will present In the Shadow of the Raven on Saturday, Oct. 14 at 7 pm. This unique one-person play features Broadway and film veteran Duffy Hudson as Edg...

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Posted on: September 7, 2023

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration at the Palmdale Playhouse

Free Activities and Performance by INCA, The Peruvian Ensemble

PALMDALE –The Music Center and City of Palmdale present an evening celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month at the Palmdale Playhouse on Saturday, Sept. 16 at 6 pm. The event will...

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Posted on: September 7, 2023

Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival Expands to Two Days

Kaleidoscope After Dark Features First-Ever Drone Show in the Antelope Valley

PALMDALE – The seventh annual Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival is going to new heights with Kaleidoscope After Dark, an opening night celebration on Friday, Oct. 6...

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Posted on: September 6, 2023

The Passion of Joan of Arc at the Palmdale Playhouse

Live Musical Score to Accompany Classic Silent Film

PALMDALE – The Palmdale Playhouse will present the critically acclaimed 1928 silent film The Passion of Joan of Arc on Friday, Sept. 29 at 8 pm in honor of National Silent Film Day. This new res...

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Posted on: August 31, 2023

City Hall to Close for Labor Day Holiday

Many Services Available Online

PALMDALE – City administrative and business offices, Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, SAVES and Palmdale City Library will be closed on Monday, Sept. 4, in observance of the Labor Day holiday. City offices will re...

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Posted on: August 29, 2023

Generations Juried Art Contest Winners Announced

First, Second and Third place pieces selected from 221 entries

PALMDALE – Hundreds gathered on Friday evening, Aug. 25 as the City of Palmdale announced the winners of the 9th annual Generations Juried Art Contest during a reception and exhibit h...

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Posted on: August 22, 2023

Cleanup Continues from Tropical Storm Hilary

Four parks and one road remain closed

PALMDALE — City maintenance crews continue to make progress cleaning up after historic Tropical Storm Hilary left its impact on the entire Antelope Valley. Record-setting rainfall in City water gauges include...

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Posted on: August 21, 2023

The City of Palmdale Provides Resources to Residents Impacted By Recent Storm

Residents are encouraged to remain vigilant and report any damage or safety issues from the impact of Tropical Storm Hilary

PALMDALE, CA – In response to incidents of damage due to the recent storm, the City of Palmdale is committed to s...

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Posted on: August 17, 2023

Palmdale Partners Academy Accepting Applications

PALMDALE – Registration is open for the Palmdale Partners Academy, with classes beginning on Tuesday, Sept. 5, and continuing through Oct. 24. Academy classes will be held every Tuesday night from 7 to 9:30 pm for eight weeks. Registration close...

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Posted on: August 17, 2023

New Flashing Beacon Installed at School Crosswalk

Push Button Activation Alerts Drivers to Students Crossing

PALMDALE – Students heading back to Summerwind Elementary were greeted with a newly installed pedestrian crosswalk enhanced with two push-activated flashing beacons at the intersection of...

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Posted on: August 3, 2023

Transwestern Development Company Building in Palmdale

Groundbreaking celebrates state-of-the-art industrial warehouse to be built in the Fairway Business Park

PALMDALE – The City hosted a groundbreaking to celebrate Transwestern Development Company’s construction of a new...

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Posted on: August 10, 2023

Community Input Sought for SAVES Mural

Project to Commemorate SAVES 40th Anniversary

PALMDALE – South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES) is seeking community input as part of the design process for a mural that will be painted inside the SAVES facility. Residents have two oppo...

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Posted on: August 9, 2023

Gary Allan Performs at Palmdale Amphitheater

Private Cabanas, General Admission, and Front Stage Tickets Available; Preferred Seating Sold Out

PALMDALE – Our summer concert series at the Palmdale Amphitheater closes with country artist Gary Allan performing his signature blend of s...

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Posted on: August 8, 2023

Volunteer Administrative Hearing Officer Positions Open

PALMDALE – The City is accepting applications for volunteer Administrative Hearing Officers to render independent and unbiased decisions and judgments in accordance with the Palmdale Municipal Code (PMC) on Administrative and Parking Citations w...

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Posted on: July 27, 2023

City to Host Groundbreaking for Transwestern Development Company

Photo/Video Opportunity

What: Groundbreaking and shovel ceremony to welcome Transwestern Development Company’s new construction warehouse facility, Legacy at Palmdale in the Fairway Business Park.When: Thursday, Aug. 3 at 10:30 am.

Where: Legacy L...

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Posted on: July 26, 2023

Free Monthly Events at the Palmdale City Library - Dogs, Movies, Games and More!

PALMDALE – A variety of free events and activities are planned for the Palmdale City Library, starting with weekly in-person Storytime beginning Aug. 1 through Sept. 20. Bilingual Storytime will be held on Tuesdays from 10 to 10:30 am; Toddler S...

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Posted on: July 26, 2023

Celebrate the Magic of Books at the Harry Potter Birthday Bash

PALMDALE – The Library will host Harry Potter’s Birthday Bash this Friday, July 28, from 2 to 4 pm. Enjoy free Harry Potter goodies while browsing for your next book and meet representatives from all four Hogwarts houses. Attendees are...

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Posted on: July 26, 2023

Collective Soul Performs at Palmdale Amphitheater

PALMDALE – Our summer concert series at the Palmdale Amphitheater continues with Collective Soul on Saturday, Aug. 5. Tickets are available online at PalmdaleAmphitheater.com.

Limited “Top of the Amp” private cabanas equipped ...

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Posted on: July 17, 2023

Free Events and Summer Reading Program at the Library

PALMDALE – Summer fun is happening at Palmdale City Library with events and activities for everyone. The free Summer Reading Challenge is in full swing, but readers of all ages still have time to participate before the challenge concludes on Jul...

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Posted on: July 17, 2023

Palmdale Aerospace Academy Board Positions Available

PALMDALE – The Palmdale Aerospace Academy is seeking applications for one director to represent the City of Palmdale for a three-year term to expire on July 31, 2026. Applicants must reside in the City of Palmdale.

The Board meets on the second a...

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Posted on: July 17, 2023

Palmdale Public Works Achieves Prestigious APWA Accreditation

Recognition Received for Fourth Time from American Public Works Association

PALMDALE – Palmdale’s Public Works department has received full accreditation from the American Public Works Association (APWA) for the fourth time. This presti...

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Posted on: July 17, 2023

Animal Services Feasibility Study Presentation Planned

Community Invited to Hear Project Outline

PALMDALE – The community is invited to attend a presentation by Animal Arts and Team Shelter USA on Thursday, Aug. 3 at 6 pm at Marie Kerr Park Recreation Center, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd. Residents will le...

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Posted on: July 13, 2023

City Extends Cooling Center Hours Through Sunday

Excessive Heat Warning in Effect

Cooling Centers Hours Extended at Palmdale City Library This Weekend

PALMDALE - The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning from Friday, July 14 through Monday, July 17. The City of Palmdale is extendin...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 10, 2023

City Reveals Battlefield Cross Monument

PALMDALE – The City will be joined by local Veterans groups in Poncitlán Square, 38315 9th St. East, on Thursday, July 27, at 5 pm to reveal the Battlefield Cross monument installed at the base of the City’s flagpole.&nb...

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Posted on: July 10, 2023

Palmdale Parks and Recreation Master Plan Survey

Residents Encouraged to Take Survey on Facilities, Programs, and Services

 

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale is developing a Parks Master Plan to plan for the future of our parks and recreation amenities, programs, and services. Community ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 5, 2023

Free Music in the Parks This Summer

Free Music in the Parks This Summer

Live Music, Food Trucks, and Kid’s Activities Featured

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will host four free Music in the Parks outdoor events this summer beginning July 13 at Domenic Massari Park, 37716...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 5, 2023

National Night Out Planned for Domenic Massari Park

National Night Out Planned for Domenic Massari Park

Community Event to Feature Music, Exhibits & Food Vendors

PALMDALE – The City will celebrate National Night Out with its annual event on Tuesday, July 25 from 6 to 9 pm at Domenic Massari Par...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 3, 2023

City Hall to Close for Independence Day Holiday

City Hall to Close for Independence Day Holiday

Many Services Available Online

PALMDALE – City administrative and business offices, Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, SAVES and Palmdale City Library will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, in observance...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 30, 2023

Brian McKnight Performs in Summer Concert Series

Brian McKnight Performs in Summer Concert Series

Preferred Seating and Private Cabanas Sold Out; General Admission Selling Fast

 

PALMDALE – Our summer concert series at the Palmdale Amphitheater continues with the award-winning R&B so...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2023

Family Movie Nights at the Palmdale Amphitheater

Family Movie Nights at the Palmdale Amphitheater

Kids 12 and Under Admitted Free with Paying Adult

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale’s popular Family Movie Nights, featuring family-friendly animated films, return to the Palmdale Amphitheat...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2023

City Announces Cooling Center Locations

Be Prepared for Sudden Increase in Temperatures

Cooling Centers Available When Temperatures Reach 100 Degrees

PALMDALE - The National Weather Service predicts a sudden rise in temperatures from Friday, June 30 through Monday, July 3. The City of Palmdale w...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 20, 2023

Trader Joe's Food Assembly and Distribution Facility Planned for Palmdale

Trader Joe's Food Assembly and Distribution Facility Planned for Palmdale 

The new distribution facility will create nearly 1,000 full-time jobs, aligning with the City's commitment to economic vitality and inno...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 16, 2023

Juneteenth Community Celebration Planned for Poncitlán Square

Juneteenth Community Celebration Planned for Poncitlán Square

Palmdale City Hall Closed for Juneteenth

PALMDALE – The AV Black Chamber of Commerce, City of Palmdale and Future Leaders of California invite you to our Juneteenth Weekend C...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 16, 2023

Fireworks Celebration Opens Summer Concert Series

Fireworks Celebration Opens Summer Concert Series

July 1 Music and Fireworks Free for Kids 12 and Under

 

PALMDALE – The Summer Concert Series at the Palmdale Amphitheater will light up the night with an evening of music and fireworks on S...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 12, 2023

New Commercial Development Planned for East Palmdale

New Commercial Development Planned for East Palmdale 

Chick-fil-A, Mister Car Wash & Others Coming to Ave. S and 40th St. East

Palmdale – Sage Investco, a retail real estate company based in Newport Beach, CA, will be constru...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 8, 2023

Safe and Sane Firework Booth Permits Approved by City Council

June 8, 2023

JUNE IS NATIONAL FIREWORKS SAFETY MONTH

Safe and Sane Firework Booth Permits Approved by City Council; Hefty Fines Up to $17,500 for Use of Illegal Fireworks

PALMDALE – The City Council approved 36 Safe and Sane firework booth...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 5, 2023

Road Construction Update for June 5-11, 2023

ROAD CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

FOR THE WEEK OF JUNE 5, 2023 THROUGH JUNE 11, 2023

 

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

1. Town Center Drive from Heathrow Drive to 30th Street West

Intermittent lane closure of the #2 eastbound lane on Town Center Drive between Heath...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 31, 2023

City to Host Groundbreaking for Sam Yellen Park Phase II

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 30, 2023

City to Host National Fireworks Safety Month Press Conference on June 1st

Media Contact

Name: Heidi Carter-Escudero, Deputy PIO    

Email: communications@cityofpalmdale.org  

Number: 661/267-5115 

Date: May 30, 2023 

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Full Freeway Closures on Antelope Valley Freeway (SR-14) Through Palmdale and Lancaster

NEWS RELEASE

Contact: Peter Jones, 213-500-6985, Peter.Jones@dot.ca.gov

Full Freeway Closures on Antelope Valley Freeway (SR-14) Through Palmdale and Lancaster 

LOS ANGELES COUNTY – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) ha...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Road Construction Update for May 29 through June 4, 2023

Media Contact

Name: Heidi Carter-Escudero, Deputy PIO    

Email: hcarter@cityofpalmdale.org 

Number: 661/267-5115 

Date: May 26, 2023

Road Construction Update for May 29 through June 4, 2023 

General Road Co...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Palmdale City Hall Closed for Memorial Day Holiday

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2023

Road Construction Update for May 22-28, 2023

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 17, 2023

Palmdale Parks and Recreation Master Plan Survey Begins

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 17, 2023

Planes Available for Adopt-a-Plane Program

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 11, 2023

#FightFentanylAV Youth Multimedia Challenge Winners Announced

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 11, 2023

Season of Service Volunteers Needed

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 11, 2023

Shakespeare Performed at the Palmdale City Library

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 11, 2023

New Bridge Builders Interview With Songwriter and Vocalist Kasey Jaeger Focuses on Mental Health

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 10, 2023

Peace Together Art Refresh at DryTown Water Park

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 10, 2023

Game Night at Palmdale City Library

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 9, 2023

Fentanyl Awareness Day

Name: Heidi Carter-Escudero            

Email: Communications@CityofPalmdale.org          

Number: 661/267-5114

Date: May 9, 2023  &...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 9, 2023

Youth Scholarship Applications Now Open

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 8, 2023

Road Construction Update for May 8 - 14, 2023

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

  1. Town Center Drive between Heathrow Drive and 30th Street West - Intermittent lane closure of the #2 eastbound lane on Town Center Drive between Heathrow Drive and 30th Street West for Landscape Assessment Districts tree trimming....
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Press Releases
Posted on: May 4, 2023

Housing Authority Positions Open in Palmdale

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 29, 2023

$8 MILLION STATE TRANSPORTATION AGENCY GRANT AWARDED

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 4, 2023

Library Board Positions Open in Palmdale

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Name: Heidi Carter-Escudero, Deputy PIO   

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 4, 2023

Mobile Home Rental Review Board Position Open

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Name: Heidi Carter-Escudero, Deputy PIO   

Email: hcarter@cityofpalmdale...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 28, 2023

Road Construction Update for May 1-7, 2023

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Name: Heidi Carter-Escudero, Deputy PIO&nb...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 20, 2023

Media Alert - Road Construction Update for April 24-30, 2023

  1. FULL CLOSURE - 10th Street East from Palmdale Boulevard to Avenue R- Full closure on 10th Street East. Detours will be in place over to 11th Street East from both Avenue R and Palmdale Boulevard. Please slow down for the work zone and expect delays.
  2. Avenue...
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Press Releases
Posted on: April 20, 2023

Palmdale Celebrates Environmental Pride

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 18, 2023

Library Presents Fraud Protection Program

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 17, 2023

Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival Seeks Artisans, Vendors, and Community Partners

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 13, 2023

Emergency Operations Plan Community Review

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 13, 2023

May Music and Dance at the Palmdale Playhouse

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 13, 2023

Fentanyl and Substance Abuse Presentations Hosted at Neighborhood Houses

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 12, 2023

Legacy Commons Hosts Annual Senior Resource Fair

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 12, 2023

Celebrate Cinco De Mayo at Oasis Park Recreation Center

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 10, 2023

Road Construction Update for April 10 - 16, 2023

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 3, 2023

“Walk on Words” Poetry Contest Opens

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 3, 2023

Bridge Builders Returns to Palmdale City Library

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 29, 2023

#FightFentanylAV Campaign Launched

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 29, 2023

Spring Storytimes Begin April 11 at Palmdale City Library

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2023

Road Construction Update for March 27-April 2, 2023

Name: Heidi Carter-Escudero, Deputy PIO   

Email: communications@cityofpalmdale.org

Number: 661/267-5115

Date: March 23, 2023

ROAD CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 27 THROUGH APRIL 2, 2023

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

  1. FULL CLOSURE - 10th...
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Press Releases
Posted on: March 22, 2023

Palmdale’s First Park and Recreation Master Plan and Public Engagement Launches

Name: Thomas Y. Lynch        

Email:communications@cityofpalmdale.org  

Number: 661/267-5115           

Date: March 22, 202...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Spring Break Fun at Marie Kerr and Domenic Massari Parks

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 16, 2023

Road Construction Update for March 20-26, 2023

Name: Heidi Carter-Escudero, Deputy PIO   

Email: communications@cityofpalmdale.org

Number: 661/267-5115

Date: March 16, 2023

ROAD CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 20 THROUGH MARCH 26, 2023

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

  1. FULL CLOSURE - 10t...
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Press Releases
Posted on: March 14, 2023

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella at Palmdale Playhouse

Name: Heidi Carter-Escudero            

Email: communications@cityofpalmdale.org

Number: 661/267-5115

Date: March 14, 2023

 

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Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella at...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 9, 2023

Applications Open for Second Applied Positive Psychology Certificate Program

 

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 8, 2023

Joe Davies Airpark Announces New Hours

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 8, 2023

Public Safety Forum Planned for Youth and Adults

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 8, 2023

Pixar Spring Film Festival at the Palmdale City Library

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 8, 2023

Game Night Returns to the Palmdale City Library

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 6, 2023

Road Construction Update for March 5-12, 2023

  1. East Avenue R-8 between 37th Street East and 45th Street East - Intermittent lane and shoulder closures on East Avenue R-8 between 37th Street East and 45th Street East for Landscape Assessment District tree trimming. Please slow down fo...
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Press Releases
Posted on: March 2, 2023

Inkwell: Palmdale’s Book & Art Festival Coming May 6

PALMDALE – Inkwell: Palmdale’s Book & Art Festival returns on Saturday, May 6, from 10 am to 2 pm at Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, 930 E. Ave. Q-9. Admission and parking are free. 

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 1, 2023

Children’s SpringFest and Egg Hunt Returns to the Palmdale Amphitheater on April 1

PALMDALE – Children’s SpringFest and Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, April 1, from 10 am to 2 pm at the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd. Admission and parking are free. The event includes egg hunts, crafts, ac...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 1, 2023

Community Meeting Planned to Discuss Illegal Dumping

PALMDALE – The City is hosting an Illegal Dumping Action Plan Update meeting on Thursday, March 9, from 6 pm to 7:30 pm at Legacy Commons Auditorium, 930 E Ave Q-9. We invite residents, businesses, and groups to come to the meeting ready to meet...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 28, 2023

West Coast Classical Performs A Tribute to John Williams

PALMDALE — The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East in Palmdale, presents West Coast Classical Orchestras performing music of Composer John Williams with three performances beginning Thursday, March 23 at 7:30 pm and continuing Sat...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 23, 2023

Road Construction Update for Feb. 27 - March 5, 2023

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

Please slow down for all work zones and expect delays.

  1. FULL CLOSURE - 10th Street East from Palmdale Boulevard to Avenue R - Full closure on 10th Street East. Detours will be in place over to 11th Street East from both Av...
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Press Releases
Posted on: February 23, 2023

Measure AV Oversight Committee Application Deadline Extended

PALMDALE - The City is accepting applications for public members to serve on the Measure AV Oversight Committee for a term of two years to expire in April 2025. The deadline to submit applications has been extended to Thursday, March 16.

The Measure AV Ove...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 23, 2023

Big Band Performance at Palmdale Playhouse

PALMDALE – Come join the party at the Palmdale Playhouse with This Ain’t Your Daddy’s Big Band performing on Saturday, March 18, at 8 pm. These Los Angeles' top musicians, led by the high-and-hard blowing trumpet of ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 22, 2023

LA County Economic Opportunity Grant Program Opens Thursday

Palmdale – The LA County Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) will disburse over $54 million across 6,800 grants for microbusinesses, small businesses, and non-profit agencies negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic through the Economic...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 22, 2023

Second Annual Women’s Symposium Coming in March

PALMDALE -- In celebration of Women’s History Month, the City will host the Second Annual Women’s Symposium on Saturday, March 18 from 10 am – 3 pm at Legacy Commons, 930 E Ave Q-9. The event is free and open to everyone. Att...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 17, 2023

Palmdale City Hall Closed for Presidents’ Day Holiday

PALMDALE – City administrative and business offices, Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, all community pools, SAVES, and Palmdale City Library will be closed on Monday, Feb. 20, in observance of the Presidents’ Day holiday. City offices...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 17, 2023

Serve Your Community — Become a SAVES Volunteer

PALMDALE – South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES) is looking for volunteers in all positions to help the City sustain the lives of thousands of people by assisting them with nutritious food, education, and referrals in cooperation with...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 17, 2023

Free Dog and Cat Vaccine Clinic

PALMDALE – The City, in partnership with Karma Rescue, LA County Supervisor Kathryn Barger, Banfield Foundation, and Platt College, is offering a free dog and cat vaccine clinic on Sunday, Feb. 26, from 10 am - 2 pm at SAVES, located at 1002 East Ave. Q-1...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 16, 2023

Palmdale Equips LASD with e-Citation Tools

PALMDALE – The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is now using new tools purchased by the City in speed enforcement operations. The traffic citation system includes e-Citation Lidar wands, software, and mobile printers that provid...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 15, 2023

Deadline Extended for EIFD Public Financing Authority Applications

PALMDALE - The City is accepting applications for one public member to serve on the Palmdale Enhanced Infrastructure Financing District Public Financing Authority for an initial term of two years. The deadline to apply has been extended to February 28, 20...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 9, 2023

The Music Center and City of Palmdale Present Second Mosaic Performances

PALMDALE – The Music Center and The City of Palmdale invite you to a night of free family-centered entertainment Saturday, March 11, from 6 – 8:30 pm, at Palmdale Playhouse, 38334 10th St. East.

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 9, 2023

Road Construction Update for Feb. 13-19, 2023

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

  1. FULL CLOSURE - 10th Street East from Palmdale Boulevard to Avenue R: Full closure on 10th Street East. Detours will be in place over to 11th Street East from both Avenue R and Palmdale Boulevard. Please slow down for the...
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Press Releases
Posted on: February 8, 2023

West Coast Classical’s Spring Fling at the Playhouse

PALMDALE — The Palmdale Playhouse, located at 38334 10th St. East in Palmdale, will present the West Coast Classical Orchestras Spring Fling on Saturday, March 4, at 7:30 pm.

Join us for a concert of beautiful music ranging from jazz to light cla...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 7, 2023

Mental Health Workshops at the Library

PALMDALE – The Palmdale City Library, 700 E Palmdale Blvd., will host two free mental health workshops on Depression Awareness and Recovery on Thursday, Feb. 23. A Spanish language workshop is scheduled from 10 am to 11:15 am and an English lang...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 7, 2023

Stone Soul at Palmdale Playhouse

PALMDALE – Enjoy music from Stone Soul, performing on Saturday, Feb. 18, at 8 pm at Palmdale Playhouse, 38334 10th St. East. Tickets are available for this 8-piece, horn-blowing, foot-stomping classic soul and Motown tribute band. Stone Soul has...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 2, 2023

Artists Encouraged to Design and Paint Palmdale’s Waste Minimization Mural

PALMDALE – The City is seeking applications from artists interested in painting a mural near the Palmdale Transportation Center. Qualified artists are encouraged to submit materials for this project. Applications will be received and reviewed by...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 2, 2023

Deadline Extended for Planning Commission Applications

PALMDALE - The City is accepting applications for Planning Commissioner positions in all Districts. Applicants must reside in District 1, 2, 3, 4, or 5 and have the ability and willingness to attend the regular meeting of the Planning Commission, which is...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 1, 2023

Applications Open for Antelope Valley Mosquito Abatement & Vector Control Board

PALMDALE - The City is accepting applications for one Trustee to serve on the Antelope Valley Mosquito Abatement & Vector Control Board for a term to expire in January 2025.

Meetings are held on the 4th Thursday of each month at 4 pm at 42624 6th Stree...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 31, 2023

Road Construction Update for Jan. 30 through Feb. 5, 2023

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION

  1. FULL CLOSURE - 10th Street East from Palmdale Boulevard to Avenue R:

    Full closure on 10th Street East. Detours will be in place over to 11th Street East from both Avenue R and Palmdale Boulevard. Please slow down for the work zone ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 31, 2023

City of Palmdale Training and Hiring Lifeguards

PALMDALE – The City is currently accepting applications for Lifeguards and offering Lifeguard Academy classes that start on Friday, Feb. 24.

If you are at least 15 ½ years old, you can sign up today for the Lifeguard Academy at www.cit...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 31, 2023

Measure AV Oversight Committee Applications Available

PALMDALE - The City is accepting applications for public members to serve on the Measure AV Oversight Committee for a term of two years to expire in April 2025. 

The Measure AV Oversight Committee shall ensure the funds collected through the local...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 30, 2023

Palmdale Seeks Applicants for One Vacancy on the EIFD Public Financing Authority

PALMDALE - The City is accepting applications for one public member to serve on the Palmdale Enhanced Infrastructure Financing District Public Financing Authority for an initial term of two years.

Under Enhanced Infrastructure Financing District (EIFD) law...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Rock and Roll at Palmdale Playhouse

PALMDALE – Enjoy music from Captain Cardiac and the Coronaries, performing on Saturday, Feb. 11, at 8 pm at Palmdale Playhouse, 38334 10th St. East. Tickets are available now for one of the country’s premier rock and roll party shows, ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 24, 2023

Celebrate Love at Valentine’s Dance

PALMDALE – Celebrate at the City’s Valentine’s Day Dance on Friday, Feb. 17, from 5 to 7 pm at the Marie Kerr Park Recreation Center, 2723-A West Rancho Vista Blvd. This special event is open to all ages and primarily geared ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2023

Road Construction Update for Jan. 23-29, 2023

General Road Construction

FULL CLOSURE - 10th Street East from Palmdale Boulevard to Avenue R

Full closure on 10th Street East. Detours will be in place diverting traffic to 11th Street East from both Avenue R and Palmdale Boulevard. Please slow down for th...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 18, 2023

The Music Center and City of Palmdale Open Art Exhibit and Present: Mosaic Performances

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale and The Music Center invite you to celebrate Black History Month with two special events in February at Palmdale Playhouse, 38334 10th St. East.

On Thursday, Feb. 2, from 6:30 – 8:30 pm, Palmdale Playhous...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 18, 2023

Free Fitness Court Workouts Offered at Pelona Vista Park

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale is offering free fitness classes for ages 13 and up at the Pelona Vista Park Fitness Court, located at 37720 Tierra Subida Ave.  

The first sessions take place on Saturdays, Feb. 11 and 25, from 1-2 pm. Ad...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 17, 2023

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

PALMDALE – City of Palmdale administrative and business offices, Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, SAVES, and Palmdale City Library will be closed on Monday, Jan. 16 in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. City offices will re...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 12, 2023

Road Construction Update for Jan. 16-22, 2023

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

FULL CLOSURES – Q-11 from Sierra Highway to 9th Street East and on 9th Street East from Q-11 to Q-12

Full closures in the Civic Center area. Detours will be in place. Please slow down for the work zone and expect delays....

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 12, 2023

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

PALMDALE – City of Palmdale administrative and business offices, Legacy Commons for Active Seniors, SAVES, and Palmdale City Library will be closed on Monday, Jan. 16 in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. City offices will re...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 12, 2023

City of Palmdale Seeks Applicants for Planning Commission

PALMDALE - The City of Palmdale is accepting applications for Planning Commissioner positions in all Districts. Applicants must reside in District 1, 2, 3, 4, or 5 and have the ability and willingness to attend the regular meeting of the Planning Commissi...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2023

Winter Activities at Marie Kerr and Domenic Massari Parks

PALMDALE - The City of Palmdale offers a variety of fun and innovative winter programs for youth and families at both Marie Kerr Park Community Building, located at 39700 30th St., and Domenic Massari Park Community Building, located at 37716 55th St. Eas...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2023

Library to Host a 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Celebration

PALDMALE – The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Celebration on Saturday, Jan. 14, from 11 am to 1 pm. Admission is free.

Families and children of all ages are invited to the Libr...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 9, 2023

Road Construction Update for Jan. 9-15, 2023

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

FULL CLOSURES – Q-11 from Sierra Highway to 9th Street East and 9th Street East from Q-11 to Q-12

Full closures in the Civic Center area. Detours will be in place. Please slow down for the work zone and expect delays.

17t...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 5, 2023

City to Host Disaster Preparedness Presentations

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale, LA County Fire Department, Palmdale Sheriff Station, Community Emergency Response Team (C.E.R.T), and other community partners will host an in-person Disaster Preparedness presentation on Tuesday, Jan. 24, at 6 p...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 5, 2023

Small Business Assistance Grant Program Opens Monday

Palmdale – As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to stress small businesses, the City will be utilizing funds to extend financial assistance to our local businesses through the Small Business Assistance Grant program (SBAG). The funds shall be gran...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2022

Holiday Light Displays Continue at Three Locations

PALMDALE – The City continues to celebrate the season with three festive light displays in Palmdale parks. Enjoy free light displays at Rancho Vista Park, Poncitlán Square, and Joe Davies Heritage Airpark.

Our newest park, Rancho Vista...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2022

Food and Toys Distributed to Palmdale Seniors and Families

PALMDALE – Seniors and families in need received food baskets, and parents visited the South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES) popup Toy Store as part of the City’s holiday distribution. Nearly 1,500 people were served through...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2022

Holiday Movie Festival at the Library

PALMDALE – Come enjoy a Holiday Movie Festival at Palmdale City Library, 700 E. Palmdale Blvd.

The free Holiday Movie Festival showings start at 2 pm and will feature:

  • Dr. Suess’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000) (rated PG) on Friday...
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Press Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2022

MA - Road Construction Update for Dec 26, 2022 - Jan. 1, 2023

FULL CLOSURES – Q-11 from Sierra Highway to 9th Street East and 9th Street East from Q-11 to Q-12

Full closures in the Civic Center area. Detours will be in place. Please slow down for the work zone and expect delays.

17th Street East from Palmdal...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2022

Three Councilmembers Sworn into Office City of Palmdale Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem Selected

PALMDALE - The City Council had 3 members sworn into office at the year’s final meeting on Wednesday, December 21, 2022. Laura Bettencourt of District 3, Eric Ohlsen of District 4, and Andrea Alarcón of District 5 officially took offi...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2022

Learn About Our City’s Zoning Changes

PALMDALE – The City is updating its zoning ordinance and zoning map to be consistent with the City of Palmdale’s newly adopted General Plan, Palmdale 2045. The Public Draft of the Zoning Code and the zoning map are available for review...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 21, 2022

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

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale’s administrative and business offices will be closed Friday, Dec. 23 through Monday, Jan. 2, in observance of the Christmas and New Year’s holiday, and as part of a cost-saving unpaid furlough....

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 20, 2022

MA - SAVES Food and Toy Distribution

For Planning Only – Not for Release

 

WHAT:                     South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES) distribution of holiday fo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 20, 2022

MA - Road Construction Update for Dec 12-18, 2022

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

Citywide Local Street Rehabilitation Project

The City of Palmdale has contracted with Manhole Adjusting Inc. to implement the local road cape seal program which is currently under construction in various neighborhoods across the C...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 20, 2022

Road Construction Update for Dec. 19-25, 2022

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

Citywide Local Street Rehabilitation Project

The City of Palmdale has contracted with Manhole Adjusting Inc. to implement the local road cape seal program which is currently under construction in various neighborhoods across the C...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 19, 2022

Winter Storytimes Return Starting January 17

PALMDALE – The Palmdale City Library has announced the schedule for their weekly in-person storytimes this winter from January 17 through March 8, 2023.

Bilingual Storytime will be on Tuesdays from 10-10:30 am, Toddler Storytime on Wednesdays 9:3...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 19, 2022

Help Plan Mural for the Palmdale Transportation Center

PALMDALE - Palmdale’s Innovation & Environmental Division and Public Art program is partnering with PaintCare to coordinate another paint recycling and reuse event at the Palmdale Transportation Center. This year’s community-wide t...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 15, 2022

SAVES Closed for Furlough and Reorganization

PALMDALE – South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES) will be closed for regular food distribution beginning Monday, December 19, 2022, through Sunday, January 8, 2023. SAVES will reopen on Monday, January 9, 2023, to the pre-COVID Client&...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 15, 2022

Jackets Donated to Palmdale Unhoused & Families in Need

PALMDALE – Palmdale City Councilmember Elect Andrea Alarcon secured an anonymous donation of 800 jackets to distribute to the unhoused and families in need. Coat distribution will occur throughout December at various community events in partners...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 14, 2022

Landlord Training Classes Offered by City

PALMDALE – The City of Palmdale, in partnership with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, is offering landlord training classes on Tuesday, January 10 and 17 from 6 to 9 pm in the Palmdale City Hall Administration building, 382...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 12, 2022

City of Palmdale Offers Rental Assistance Program Grants

PALMDALE - The Emergency Rental Assistance (COVID) Program will offer Palmdale renters a one-time grant of up to $10,000 to help individuals and families impacted and unable to pay their rent during the COVID-19 pandemic due to job loss, layoff, or reduct...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 5, 2022

City Employees Take Down Graffiti

PALMDALE – Today is the beginning of Palmdale’s newest initiative to help clean up the community. The “Say it, Don’t Spray It!” anti-graffiti campaign is putting boots on the ground to clean up our streets...

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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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.

The library&...

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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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. 

  1. CLOSURE 10th S...
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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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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.

The ceremony is being held in conjunction with the closing ...

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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. 

Admission and parking ar...

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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. 

 The exhibit ...

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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

Intermittent...

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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

 

WHEN:  &n...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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