The City of Palmdale is seeking volunteers for the March 2022 Season of Service “Together for a Beautiful Palmdale” events scheduled for Saturday, March 26. Registration is required and available at https://signup.com/go/ZqtQFAP. 

“We had a fantastic turnout last month at Domenic Massari Park doing some painting, graffiti removal and gopher hole backfilling, so this month we’re going to take on some similar projects at Desert Sands, one of our City’s longest serving parks,” said Palmdale Mayor Steve Hofbauer. “We’ll also have a crew helping to remove some illegal dumping. Make plans to join us as we help keep Palmdale beautiful.” 

The events include:

Installing rock mulch at Desert Sands Park: at 39117 3rd St. East, from 8:30 a.m. to noon. For ages 15 yrs. and older. Dress in layers and wear outdoor work clothes. Work boots or high-top tennis shoes are recommended. Work gloves, masks, and sunblock will be provided.

Safety painting at Desert Sands Park: at 39117 3rd St. East , from 8:30 a.m. to  noon.

For ages 8 yrs. and older. Dress in layers and wear outdoor work clothes. Work boots or high-top tennis shoes are recommended. Work gloves, masks, and sunblock will be provided. 

Turf repair and composting at Desert Sands Park: at 39117 3rd St. East, from 8:30 a.m. to  noon. For ages 8 yrs. and older. Dress in layers and wear outdoor work clothes. Work boots or high-top tennis shoes are recommended. Work gloves, masks, and sunblock will be provided. 

Desert clean up: at 42nd St. East and Avenue Q, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 

For ages 10 and up. Volunteers under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Dress in layers and wear outdoor work clothes. Work boots or high-top tennis shoes are recommended. Work gloves, masks, and sunblock will be provided. Masks are recommended because of the possibility of dust and dirt particles in the air.

“A big thank you goes out to everyone who has been part of this year’s Season of Service,” said Mayor Pro Tem Richard Loa, District 2. “If you haven’t been able to join us, I encourage you to take this opportunity to come together to make our community better. We’ll be going into our parks, neighborhoods, and desert spaces on the fourth Saturday of the month to help make Palmdale a beautiful place to call home.”

For more information, visit www.CityofPalmdale.org/Engaged.

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