Board of Directors


DRD Board of Directors

The board meets the second and fourth Wednesday of each month with the regular session at 5 p.m. followed by the closed session at 6:30 p.m. or earlier, at the Indio Community Center, 45-871 Clinton Street in Indio. The public is encouraged to attend and to provide input on facilities and program needs.

In our efforts to comply with the requirements of Title II of the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990, individuals who need auxiliary aids and/or services for effective communication or to participate at a District public meeting, must inform the District Clerk, Manuel Rios, no later than 24 hours prior to the meeting, either by telephone at (760) 347-3484 or e-mail

County of Riverside Registrar of Voters Procedure and Deadlines: 

2020 Population and Boundary Map DRD

2024 DRD Board Meeting Calendar

Stewardship Reports

FY2023 Stewardship Report
FY2022 Stewardship Report
FY2021 Stewardship Report
FY2020 Stewardship Report
FY2019 Stewardship Report
FY2018 Stewardship Report
FY2017 Stewardship Report
FY2016 Stewardship Report

Press Release

General District Election
It is an election year for Desert Recreation District with a total of two seats on the ballot for the November 5, 2024 General District Election.

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Board Member, Division 2 – four-year term
Board Member, Division 3 – four-year term
Board Member, Division 5 – four-year term

The nomination period for issuance of election documents for all seats is Monday, July 15, 2024, to Friday, August 9, 2024, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.