Local Assistance Center Open in Cathedral City to Assist Those Impacted by Tropical Storm Hilary


In partnership with Riverside County, the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) has opened a Local Assistance Center (LAC) in Cathedral City.

LACs are activated following disasters to support survivors and businesses suffering disaster-related losses or damages. Each center is locally operated with support from state agencies, federal partners and non-profit organizations.

Open 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, September 6 through Friday, September 8, 2023:


Cathedral City Library – Community Room
33520 Date Palm Drive
Cathedral City, CA 92234

 State Agencies:

  • Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)
  • Employment Development Department (EDD)
  • Franchise Tax Board (FTB)
  • California Department of Insurance (CDI)
  • Contractors State License Board (CSLB)
  • Housing and Community Development (HCD)