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Posted on: October 5, 2021

Traffic Advisory


Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) crews will be performing sanitation work in Palm Desert and Cathedral City on Wednesday of this week. 

Starting at about 12:30 a.m. and continuing until about 9 a.m. on Wednesday Oct. 6 , the work will include some traffic restrictions and lane closures. Drivers are asked to avoid the impacted areas when possible and to use caution in the area. 

 No water service disruptions are anticipated during the work. 

These areas will be impacted: 

  • At the intersection of Fred Waring Drive and Monterey Avenue in Palm Desert, two southbound lanes on Monterey Avenue will be closed and traffic will be merged into a remaining lane. A northbound turning lane onto Fred Waring will be closed. One lane on Fred Waring Drive will be merged into another lane. 
  • At the intersection of Fred Waring Drive and San Anselmo Avenue in Palm Desert, Fred Waring westbound turning lane at San Anselmo Avenue will be closed.
  • At the intersection of Portola Avenue and Alessandro Drive in Palm Desert, a southbound lane on Portola Avenue will be closed and traffic will be merged into another lane. 
  • At the intersection of Cook Street and Country Club Drive in Palm Desert, the Cook Street southbound turning lane at Country Club Drive will be closed.
  • At the intersection of Date Palm Drive and Corral Road in Cathedral City, a southbound lane on Date Palm Drive will be closed and traffic will be merged into another lane. 
  • On Cathedral Canyon Drive in Cathedral City, a turning lane will be closed south of Dinah Shore Drive. 

Traffic restrictions will be marked with cones and signs. CVWD thanks drivers for their patience during this work.

Coachella Valley Water District is a public agency governed by a five-member board of treatment and reclamation services, regional storm water protection, groundwater management and water conservation. It serves approximately 108,000 residential and business customers across 1,000 square miles, located primarily in Riverside County, but also in portions of Imperial and San Diego counties.

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