Many of the new land owners disliked the sober Mormons, indulging in drinking at saloons now allowed in the town. The current charter places the chief of police under the direction of the mayor. March Learn how and when to remove this template message.
Los Angeles Times ; U. California State University, San Bernardino and University of California, Riverside used to have satellite campuses available within the College of the Desert campus, but now have their own buildings in Palm Desert. The district, as signified by its name, has elementary, intermediate, and high schools.
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The airport does not currently offer commercial passenger service. There were 30, housing units at an average density of Presently the city has a council-manager type governmentwith a five-person city council that hires a city manager and city attorney. County seat : Riverside.
Key changes the city made during the bankruptcy process included: outsourcing its fire department to the county and re-writing the city's charter to provide a more clear chain of command. San Gabriel Mountains Hesperia.
Palm Springs History Handbook. Retrieved June 28, Archived from the original on July 12, The city became a fashionable resort in the s  when health tourists arrived with conditions that required dry heat. This section needs additional citations for verification.
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