History of Redlands

Located at the base of the San Bernardino mountains, 60 miles northeast of Los Angeles and 45 miles west of Palm Springs, Redlands offers easy access to hiking and biking trails, an eclectic array of quaint shops, historic architecture, and a variety of local restaurants.

Latest News


Community invited to submit Council redistricting maps

Members of the public interested in submitting draft maps as part of Redlands’ City Council redistricting process can now access online tools on the City’s website for creating maps. In addition, information from the 2020 Census showing demographic changes in the current City Council districts is also available.


Redlands Police raising funds again for Heroes and Helpers

The Redlands Police Community Foundation (RPCF) is currently raising funds for the annual Heroes and Helpers to take deserving local students on a holiday shopping spree.


City Hall Holiday Schedule

Most Redlands City Hall administrative offices will be closed beginning Wednesday, Dec. 22, reopening Monday, Jan. 3. Essential City services, including public safety, Code Enforcement, water and wastewater utility services and solid waste collection will be in full operation. Police and Fire operations will be available as usual.

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Measure T

On July 2, 2020, the Redlands City Council voted unanimously to place Measure T, a public safety and city services measure, on the November 2020 ballot.   57.35% of the Voters in the 2020 election approved Measure T, allowing for the collection of a one-cent sales tax that will generate up to an estimated $10.7 million in local funding to preserve public safety, city services and local infrastructure.