The Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District is a non-enterprise special district accountable to the residents of the Coachella Valley and charged with protecting the public health within its boundaries through the control of vectors (such as mosquitoes) and vector-borne diseases.
The District boundary encompasses 2400 square miles, including Cathedral City, Coachella, Desert Hot Springs, Indian Wells, Indio, La Quinta, Palm Desert, Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage, and unincorporated sections of Riverside County.
The District operates under the California Health and Safety Code, Division 3, Sections 2000-2910 and is governed by an 11-member Board of Trustees. There are 57 full-time employees and 3-6 seasonal staff from April to November.
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Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District
43-420 Trader Place
Indio, Ca 92201
P.O. Box 2967
Indio, CA 92202
Toll-Free: (888) 343-9399
District Office: (760) 342-8287
FAX: (760) 342-8110