Supervisor Benoit, Planning Director to Address Builders

News Release


Oct 19

Supervisor Benoit, Planning Director to Address Builders

PALM DESERT – Supervisor John J. Benoit and Planning Director Carolyn Syms Luna will be the featured speakers in the first-ever “Public Officials Luncheon” by the Desert Valleys Builders Association (DVBA) to be held at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday at Desert Willow Golf Resort.

“This luncheon will provide helpful information about the county’s planning process and changes affecting the building industry,” said Supervisor John J. Benoit.  “I am honored that we were asked to formally address this builders group’s first legislative luncheon.”

Benoit and Syms Luna will discuss the status of the 2008 General Plan update, renewable energy elements to zoning and General Plan changes, and the county planning process.  Syms Luna, a 25-year employee of Riverside County, was promoted to Planning Director on Aug. 9.

For more information about Wednesday’s luncheon, please contact James Brownyard with DVBA at (760) 562-1735.

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