Welcome to Twin Palms.

The Twin Palms Neighborhood Organization

Welcome to Twin Palms.

Welcome to the Twin Palms Neighborhood Organization (TPNO) website designed to provide easy access for our Twin Palms residents and the general public.

Our goal is to continue to expand the content and frequency of website updates.  Twin Palm residents are also encouraged to access our social media accounts. To learn more, use the button below.

A Tribute to William Krisel.

The Twin Palms neighborhood we know and love today would not exist if it were not for the vision of William Krisel, one of Palm Springs most significant mid-century modernist architects.

Membership Information and Involvement.

Everyone living, owning, or operating a business in the Twin Palms neighborhood is a member of the Twin Palms Neighborhood Organization. Annual dues of $25 are voluntary, and donations are appreciated. There are many ways to volunteer your time and talents including one-time activities and longer-term opportunities.

Community Resources Information .

Looking for information about a City of Palm Springs department like police or fire? Interested in local organizations focused on historical information on our region, or architectural preservation and restoration activities? The City of Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley have a wide range of resources.

Latest Updates.

The TPNO posts regular updates to the site. Below are the articles, events and postings that are available for you to read and enjoy.

Little Free Library May 14, 2024 Dedication.

Over 50 Twin Palms residents and invited guests celebrated the dedication of the Little Free Library on May 14, 2024. Residents now have a place to drop off a book to share and/or pick up a book to read. This Neighborhood Initiative was funded with TPNO’s 2024 Modernism Week Home Tour proceeds.

General Membership April 6, 2024 Annual Meeting.

The 10th Annual General Membership meeting of the Twin Palms Neighborhood Organization was held on Saturday, April 6, 2024 at the Ocotillo Lodge Clubhouse. The two featured speakers were Teresa Gallavan, Assistant City Manager, and Eric Chiel, resident neighborhood historian. The agenda included election of Advisory Board members.

Ocotillo Lodge Sign Dedication Ceremony.

On February 5, 2024, the Ocotillo Lodge HOA hosted a Dedication Ceremony for the unveiling of the two new entry portico signs restoring the original William Krisel design. The program included remarks from representatives of the Ocotillo Lodge HOA, residents of Twin Palms, and the City of Palm Springs.

General Membership January 20, 2024 Meeting.

The Twin Palms General Membership Social Meeting was held at the Palm Springs Cultural Center at 3:00 pm on January 20, 2024. Over 60 residents viewed the showing of the new version of the feature film William Krisel, Architect, by Jake Gorst.

General Membership October 28, 2023 Meeting.

The Twin Palms Neighborhood Organization held a General Membership Meeting on Saturday, October 28, 2023 at 10:15 am at the Indian Canyons Golf Resort North Club Course. Palm Springs Mayor Grace Garner was the featured guest speaker.

10th Anniversary Celebration.

To everyone involved in planning, hosting and attending our Tenth Anniversary Celebration and Annual Meeting. It was both a fun and informative event. Enjoy the pictures below and brief meeting highlights!​