Per Governor Gavin Newsom's executive orders, City Council is participating in City Council Meetings via teleconference until further notice.
The Public is encouraged to participate remotely in meetings while the Council Chamber is closed to the public. All City Councilmembers and staff will be participating remotely. Members of the public will not be allowed in the Council Chamber until further notice.
Options for Public Participation:
City Council Meetings are live-streamed - please access through links located below on this page.
Public comment may be received from the time the agenda is posted up until the conclusion of the meeting.
E-mails will be printed and distributed for the record prior to the meeting. If the sender so requests, emails will be read into the record at the meeting not to exceed three (3) minutes in length.
- Voicemail: 760-776-6317
Voicemails will be forwarded to City Councilmembers at or near the time they are received. If the sender so requests, they may also be saved, played, or read into the record at the appropriate time in the live meeting not to exceed three (3) minutes in length.
- Oral Comments During Live Session
Email CouncilMeetingComments@cityofpalmdesert.org or leave a voicemail at 760-776-6317 with your name, phone number and the item about which you wish to speak. Upon receipt of your request, the City Clerk will contact you with instructions for commenting by using a phone or other Internet connected device equipped with a microphone.