City of Palm Desert City Hall and Civic Center 73510 Fred Waring Dr, Palm Desert, CA92260 Palm Desert's City Hall and Civic Center is home to City Council chambers, the city manager's office, redevelopment and…More business support, finance, community services, city planning and other city offices. Meetings of various committees are held on-site, including Parks and Recreation, Public Safety and Housing Authority. The Sheriff's Department is next door. The grounds are visitor friendly, and showcase desert landscaping and works of public art.
College of the Desert (COD) is a community college, offering transfer student an affordable option before…More transferring to a four-year university. The most popular colleges that students go on to attend are California State University and San Bernardino.
Vocational and technical programs include nursing and health sciences, culinary arts, digital design and production, and advanced transportation technologies. Also, a full range of administration of court justices are offered at the new Public Safety Academy training facility. COD is one of 110 community colleges located in California.