Maintenance and Facilities


Department of Maintenance and Facilities

425 North Civic DrivePalmSprings

Palm Springs, CA 92262

The Department of Maintenance & Facilities is responsible for the ongoing maintenance and operation of all City owned buildings, two City Cogeneration Plants, all City owned Parks and Downtown, Street maintenance, and Fleet operations.  Our primary goal is to quickly address all citizen concerns while providing effective solutions and maintaining the City’s desire to continuously improve our community.  As one of the top tourist destinations, welcoming visitors worldwide, we take pride in the quality of life our residents enjoy.


Some of the City owned buildings include:

  • City Hall
  • City Yard & Fleet
  • Five Fire Stations with a Training Center
  • Police Department
  • PS Public Library
  • Welwood Murray Memorial Library
  • Leisure Center & Pavilion
  • PS Animal Shelter
  • Demuth Community Center
  • Jesse O James Desert Highland Unity Center
  • Palm Springs International Airport


Facilities Maintenance duties include:

  • Air Conditioning & Heating
  • Electrical Maintenance and Repair
  • Energy Management Services
  • Fire Alarm Systems
  • Fire Damage Restoration
  • Fire Extinguishing Systems
  • Janitorial Services
  • Lighting Services
  • Locksmiths
  • Minor Construction Projects
  • Painting
  • Plumbing Services
  • Welding and Metalwork


 Parks Maintenance duties include:

  • Over ten City Parks
  • Landscaping
  • Drinking Fountains
  • Playgrounds
  • Ball Fields
  • Tennis Courts
  • Basketball Courts
  • Skate Park & Swim Center
  • PS Angel Stadium
  • Dog Parks


 Downtown Maintenance duties include:

  • Downtown Experience
  • Desert Arts Center
  • Palm Canyon Theater
  • PS Parking Structure
  • Plaza Theater
  • Village Green
  • Street Benches
  • Light Poles
  • Downtown Landscaping
  • Street Cleaning
  • Click here for the Maintenance & Facilities Staff Directory.

  • For information regarding VillageFest or our Recreational activities, contact our Parks and Recreation Department. 

  • For information regarding private development guidelines, standard City construction details, department forms and applications, and construction and public utility related road closures or planned power outages, please contact our Public Works & Engineering Department. 

  • Graffiti removal within 48 hours of a report on the City’s hotline (760) 778-8469.  You can also visit our Street Maintenance Department for more information regarding ongoing maintenance on the city owned streets.

  • For information regarding our permit center, recorded permit records, uses & occupancy, building inspections, plan reviews, Code Compliance, please contact our Building Department.

  • For information regarding Bids & Proposals, Bid Results, or online Vendor Registration, please contact our Procurement & Contracting Department.


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