Palm Springs: Wear A Mask, Stricter Fines for Violating Emergency Orders

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Palm Springs City Manager David Ready issued a supplementary order imposing stricter fines for those violation state/county/city orders.

  • The fine amounts for the first violation may be up to $5,000
  • Up to $10,000 for the second violation
  • The thirds and any continuing subsequent violations will see a fine of up to $25,000

The citing officer is allowed to use their discretion to determine the amount of the fine after taking account the severity of the violation. The county’s typical fines for those violating emergency orders is usually $1,000 per violation, per day.

Palm Springs Police ask residents not to call 911 to report violations. Report the violations at https://palmsprings.rattletech.com/.

Watch: Why Riverside County is not enforcing the new health and safety orders yet
Some of the notable orders issued by the State and Riverside County include;

Read the Palm Springs Supplemental Order Download

Health officials also advise people to stay at home, only go out when absolutely necessary and stay six feet apart from others.

Wash your hands with soap and water often as well. Read Entire Article

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