Moving Cathedral City Forward: 2023 State of the City with Mayor Rita Lamb Now Available Online

The Greater Coachella Valley Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the City of Cathedral City, hosted the 2023 Cathedral City State of the City Business Awards & Expo on Tuesday, May 16, 2023 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Golf Resort, 67967 Vista Chino, Cathedral City, CA 92234. This year’s theme was Building Momentum: Moving Cathedral City Forward.... Continue reading

Journey With CCTV to New Businesses, Restaurants Opening Throughout Cathedral City

Check out the latest episodes of CCTV’s regular segment promoting and highlighting new businesses opening throughout Cathedral City! Host Conrad Angel Corral recently visited Desert Thai and Monster Shakes in Downtown (videos below). Please support our small businesses in the area and shop local. They are the backbone of our local economy. Journey with CCTV... Continue reading

What is Economic Development?

I ran into an esteemed colleague the other day while enjoying a cup of coffee in our Downtown Arts and Entertainment District. As we talked, the colleague stated he had seen a lot of economic development progress within Cathedral City lately and felt the city was building substantial positive momentum. After sharing his sincere appreciation for Cathedral City’s recent successes, he followed up with the question, “What exactly is economic development”? As an accredited economic developer, I get this question a lot. Continue reading

Acrisure Arena Job Fairs

Opportunity abounds! Many part-time positions currently being offered start at $20 per hour with roles including ushers, ticket agents, food service and catering staff, security, housekeeping, parking attendants, guest services, and more. Applicants are encouraged to streamline the process and apply online prior to attending one of the in-person job fairs listed below. Tues, Oct 11... Continue reading

Community Update – Economic Development

Over the years, we have discussed the community- and quality of life-enhancing initiatives your Economic Development Department has led or supported. We have discussed the City Council’s proactive leadership and initiatives which solved or are addressing complex community issues. We have shared important successes such as improving disadvantaged residents’ access to higher education, improving the... Continue reading

Community Update

The Cathedral City Public Arts Commission is up to great things… again! Just last night, the Cathedral City City Council approved the Public Arts Commission recommendation to memorialize the life and contributions of three nationally-recognized artists. These artists, Tim Townsley, Bill Anson, and Joseph Novak, lived and worked within our Cathedral City Cove community. Beyond... Continue reading