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Posted on: September 18, 2023

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Fallen Deputy Ryan "Clink" Clinkunbroomer, End of Watch, September 16, 2023

Donations to support fallen Deputy Ryan Clinkunbroomer’s family can be made through the Palmdale Sheriff’s Boosters, who proudly support the brave men and women of the Palmdale Sheriff’s Station.

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Posted on: September 2, 2023

City Council Meeting

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The meeting will be held Wednesday, October 4, at 5:00 p.m.

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Posted on: September 28, 2023

Cybersecurity Awareness Month

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Posted on: August 28, 2023

Kaleidoscope Art & Music Festival

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Our seventh annual event is coming to the Palmdale Amphitheater, 2723 Rancho Vista Blvd., on Friday, October 6, from 6 pm-10 pm and Saturday, October 7, from 10 am to 6 pm. Join us for this spectacular event dedicated to masterful artisans from various tr...

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Halloween Safety Online Presentations

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Halloween Safety Online Presentations for Smart Trick-or-Treating

  • Tuesday, October 17, 6 pm: Costume Safety
  • Wednesday, October 25, 6 pm: Personal Safety
  • Monday, October 30, 6 pm: Halloween/Candy Safety

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Posted on: October 3, 2023

Palmdale Public Art Surveys

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We need your input! Your opinion is vital to develop Public Art installations in Palmdale that are meaningful to our community. Please take our surveys for upcoming public art projects in Palmdale.

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Lifeguards Needed

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Posted on: September 28, 2023

School Safety Virtual Presentation

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School Safety Virtual Presentation

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 11 at 10 a.m.

  • Learn safety tips and best practices that everyone should use during school hours.
  • Learn how to do your part to keep the children in our community safe. 

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Posted on: September 28, 2023

Halloween Bike Parade

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The Parks and Rec, Neighborhood Services, and the traffic department have organized a fun Halloween event for residents who live near the recently completed buffered bike lanes on 55th Street East and Avenue R-8. The ride will go from Yellen Park to Domen...

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Veterans Day Ceremony

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November 11 is the day we observe Veterans Day, a time to express gratitude and honor for the men and women who have served in the military during peace or war. It recognizes veterans for their service and acknowledges their sacrifices to keep our country...

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Tour de Luke Charity Bike Ride

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Posted on: September 19, 2023

Single-Family Property Training

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The City of Palmdale’s Single-Family Crime-Free Housing Training Program is designed for owners and managers of single-family rental properties in Palmdale. 

It is an in-depth, 3-hour course conducted by City of Palmdale staff and the LA...

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Posted on: September 7, 2023

AV Grub Fest

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Posted on: May 24, 2023

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Palmdale Sustainable Transportation Plan

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With your input, the City’s project team has completed the draft plan. Stay tuned as it heads to City Council.

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Posted on: July 3, 2023

Free Shredding Events

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Free shredding services will be available to Palmdale residents. Proof of residency (such as a driver’s license or Waste Management invoice) and an account in good standing are required. Residents may bring up to five boxes. This excludes commerc...

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Fall Family Movie Nights Extended

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New this year! We’ve extended Family Movie Night fun into the fall! We’ve selected two Halloween-themed movies. These family-friendly movies include food trucks, arts & crafts, activities, selfie stations, a spooky treat trail, and...

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Parks and Recreation Master Plan

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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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Housing Rights Clinic

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The Housing Rights Center can answer your questions about fair housing, rent increases, COVID-19 eviction protections, and more. 

Visit our walk-in clinic on the first Thursday of each month from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., to learn about tenant and landlor...

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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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Posted on: May 31, 2023

City to Host Groundbreaking for Sam Yellen Park Phase II

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Posted on: May 30, 2023

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

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Name: Heidi Carter-Escudero, Deputy PIO    

Email: communications@cityofpalmdale.org  

Number: 661/267-5115 

Date: May 30, 2023 

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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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Posted on: May 26, 2023

Road Construction Update for May 29 through June 4, 2023

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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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Posted on: May 26, 2023

Palmdale City Hall Closed for Memorial Day Holiday

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Posted on: May 22, 2023

Road Construction Update for May 22-28, 2023

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Posted on: May 17, 2023

Palmdale Parks and Recreation Master Plan Survey Begins

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Posted on: May 17, 2023

Planes Available for Adopt-a-Plane Program

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Posted on: May 11, 2023

#FightFentanylAV Youth Multimedia Challenge Winners Announced

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Posted on: May 11, 2023

Season of Service Volunteers Needed

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Posted on: May 11, 2023

Shakespeare Performed at the Palmdale City Library

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Posted on: May 11, 2023

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

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Posted on: May 10, 2023

Peace Together Art Refresh at DryTown Water Park

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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

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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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Press Releases
Posted on: May 4, 2023

Mobile Home Rental Review Board Position Open

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 28, 2023

Road Construction Update for May 1-7, 2023

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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.
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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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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.

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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.

Sean Hill, spoken word artist, author, an...

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

For complete...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 5, 2022

Summer Theatre Experience Students Present Bedtime Stories at Palmdale Playhouse

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 1, 2022

Celebrate This Holiday Weekend in Palmdale

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 15, 2022

Music in the Parks Returns for 2022

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2022

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

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2022

City Hall to Close for Independence Day Holiday

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2022

Great American Defense Community Flag Presented to the Antelope Valley

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 25, 2022

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2022

MA - Courtney’s Playground Dedication at Marie Kerr Park

Photo Opportunity and Park Dedication Ceremony 

 

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Courtney’s Playground Opens at Marie Kerr Park

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2022

Celebrate Fourth of July at Domenic Massari and Marie Kerr Parks

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2022

Popsicle Pop-ups Coming to Palmdale Parks

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

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

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

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

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

Direct Support Professional positions are available. Qualifi...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 2, 2022

AV Gem and Mineral Club Coming This Summer to Palmdale Parks

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 2, 2022

Palmdale Playhouse Presents Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 31, 2022

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

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

The Summer Reading Program,...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 27, 2022

City Hall to Close for Memorial Day Holiday

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 30, 2022

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

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

The selection of music will range from pop...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 1, 2022

Palmdale Playhouse to Host 562nd Air Force Band

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 25, 2022

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

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

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. 

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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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Press Releases
Posted on: March 9, 2022

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

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 8, 2022

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 4, 2022

Road Construction Update - Week of March 7 - 13

 

 

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 4, 2022

Freaky Friday Coming to the Palmdale Playhouse

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 4, 2022

City of Palmdale to Host Online Introduction to Neighborhood Watch

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 4, 2022

City of Palmdale Awarded $2 Million in Measure A Grants

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

It marks the completion of ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 3, 2022

Public Input Sought at Upcoming Palmdale Regional Recreation Complex Meetings

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 2, 2022

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

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 3, 2022

Legacy Commons to Host Faces and Places…Again

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

After a c...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 2, 2022

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

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Free E-Waste Disposal Event This Saturday

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

Residents will be able to safely d...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 25, 2022

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 24, 2022

City of Palmdale to Hold Lifeguard Academy In March

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

The Lifeguard Academy is designed to ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 23, 2022

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 17, 2022

Free E-Waste Disposal Event This Saturday

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

Residents will be able to safely d...

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 15, 2022

Part I Crime Rate Drops 2.45 Percent in Palmdale in 2021

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 15, 2022

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 14, 2022

City of Palmdale Accepting Applications for Palmdale Human Rights Advisory Committee

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 11, 2022

4th Annual Business Services Division Job Fair Coming February 24

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 8, 2022

Palmdale City Library Hosts Black History Month Essay Contest

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 7, 2022

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 2, 2022

Take the Palmdale Regional Recreation Complex Survey

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 2, 2022

Palmdale City Library to Host Author Series in February

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: February 1, 2022

Free E-Waste Disposal Event This Saturday

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

Residents will be able to safely di...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 28, 2022

City of Palmdale Summer Job Recruitment Begins February 1

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 28, 2022

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 28, 2022

City of Palmdale to Hold Lifeguard Academies

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 27, 2022

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 26, 2022

Legacy Commons to Host Unhidden Diary Art Exhibit

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 25, 2022

City of Palmdale to Host Online Introduction to Neighborhood Watch

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2022

AJCC to Host Recruitment Event for NLACRC

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2022

Public Input Sought at Palmdale Regional Recreation Complex Meetings

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2022

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

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

Admission is free but registrati...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 20, 2022

Deadline to Apply for Measure AV Grant Funds is January 27

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Winter 2022 Storytime Coming to the Palmdale City Library

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 14, 2022

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

ROAD CONSTRUCTION UPDATE 

FOR THE WEEK OF JANUARY 17 THROUGH JANUARY 23, 2022

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

 

 

 

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2022

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 13, 2022

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Palmdale City Library Launches Storytime To Go Kits

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

           Each &ldquo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 7, 2022

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

                  ROAD CONSTRUCTION UPDATE 

FOR THE WEEK OF JANUARY 10 THROUGH JANUARY 16, 2022

GENERAL ROAD CONSTRUCTION:

 

  1. Avenue R from Ridgeview Circle to D...
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Press Releases
Posted on: December 23, 2021

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

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

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

 

  1. Avenue R and Division Street

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 4, 2022

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 27, 2021

Bullfrogg Blues Band Coming to the Palmdale Playhouse

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 28, 2021

Special Holiday Trash Services Offered to City of Palmdale Residents

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 30, 2021

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

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 23, 2021

City of Palmdale Seeks Applicants for Measure AV Grant Funds

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

““We’re for...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 29, 2021

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

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 23, 2021

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 28, 2021

City of Palmdale Accepting Applications for Measure AV Oversight Committee Alternate

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 22, 2021

Joe Davies Heritage Airpark Closed Over the Holidays

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 21, 2021

Palmdale City Council Selects Richard Loa as Mayor Pro Tem

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 20, 2021

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

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 16, 2021

AJCC to Host Customer Service Sales Recruitment Event for Farmers Insurance

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 16, 2021

Free Hazardous/E-waste Collection Event This Saturday

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 14, 2021

Holiday Music Featured at Palmdale Playhouse This Weekend

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 15, 2021

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

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 10, 2021

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 10, 2021

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 8, 2021

Write a Letter to Santa at the Palmdale City Library

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 7, 2021

Palmdale City Library to Host Annual Holiday Party

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 7, 2021

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

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

            Two new secure drop re...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 1, 2021

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2021

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2021

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

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 26, 2021

AJCC to Host Regency Palms Senior Living Recruitment Event

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 24, 2021

City of Palmdale Accepting Applications for Measure AV Oversight Committee Alternate

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 24, 2021

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

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 23, 2021

City of Palmdale Reminds Residents to Keep Thanksgiving FOG Free

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 24, 2021

Palmdale Celebrates Small Business Saturday with Shop Palmdale Holiday Contes

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 23, 2021

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Palmdale City Hall to Close for Thanksgiving Holiday

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 16, 2021

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

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 16, 2021

AJCC to Host Desert Haven Recruitment Event

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 15, 2021

Palmdale Playhouse to Host Holiday Events & Activities for All Ages

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 12, 2021

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

                                           ROAD CONSTRUCT...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 12, 2021

City of Palmdale Named “Most Business Friendly City”

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Veterans Day Holiday Closures for City of Palmdale

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 11, 2021

SAVES Seeks Volunteers

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

“Volunteers are needed to sort...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 10, 2021

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

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

On Thur...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 10, 2021

MA: Veterans Day Ceremony in Palmdale

PHOTO/INTERVIEW OP

 

WHAT:                       Veterans Day Ceremony

 

WHEN:          ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2021

Free Paper Shredding Event Coming Up

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

Palmdale resid...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 10, 2021

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

Photo/Interview Opportunity 

 

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Veterans Day Ceremony at Poncitlán Square

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

The cer...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 5, 2021

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

NEWS RELEASE

CONTACT:      John Mlynar

PHONE:          661/267-5115

DATE:          &nbs...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 5, 2021

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

                                           ROAD CONSTRUCT...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 4, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Family Volunteer Day

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 3, 2021

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

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

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

The LHMP is a comprehensive plan for deal...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 2, 2021

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

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 1, 2021

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 29, 2021

Thankful Tuesday Yappy Hours Coming to Yellen Dog Park in November

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 28, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Free Holiday Safety Presentations on Zoom

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 28, 2021

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

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 27, 2021

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

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 27, 2021

MA: Veterans Day Ceremony

PHOTO/INTERVIEW OP

 

WHAT:                       Veterans Day Ceremony

 

WHEN:          ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 26, 2021

Palmdale City Library to Host an October Giveaway Event

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 26, 2021

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 25, 2021

Palmdale City Library Celebrates Native American Heritage Month with Essay Contest

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 22, 2021

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

PHOTO/INTERVIEW OP

 

WHAT:                       Rachel Garcia Day

 

WHEN:          &...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 21, 2021

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

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

 

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Free Tire Collection Event Coming to Palmdale and Antelope Valley

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 19, 2021

Pumpkin Walk Coming to Massari Park

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

City staff will trans...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 18, 2021

America’s Job Center to Host Aero Systems Recruitment Event

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2021

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Next Two Palmdale Redistricting Community Workshops on Tap This Saturday

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 13, 2021

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

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

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

Some war...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 13, 2021

City of Palmdale Earns Excellence in IT Practices Award

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

The Excellenc...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2021

City of Palmdale to Host Mental Health Awareness Virtual Town Hall

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

The presentation will be facilitated by C...

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Posted on: October 11, 2021

Hospitality Recruitment Event for Fairfield by Marriott Hotel

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

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

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

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 8, 2021

Residents Encouraged to Attend Redistricting Community Workshops

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

The workshops give ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 8, 2021

Variety of Halloween Events and Activities on Tap in Palmdale

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2021

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2021

Book Sale Coming to Palmdale City Library October 16

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

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

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Press Releases
Posted on: 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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