The 2019 Bi-Annual Clean-Up dates will be the following:
- 1st Clean Up will be Monday, May 13, 2019 through Friday, May 17, 2019
- 2nd Clean Up will be Monday, October 14, 2019 through Friday, October 18, 2019
- Annual Household Hazardous Material Disposal Drop-Off Day will be Saturday, October 19, 2019
The Quechan Indian Tribe is Seeking Letters of Interest from Enrolled Tribal Members for the following Committees that are still in need of members:
- Pageant (2) Vacant
- Impact Aide (5) Vacant
- Legislative (2) Vacant
- Health Committee (3) Vacant
OPEN UNTIL FILLED
Please submit letters of interest to: Regina Escalanti, Tribal Council Secretary of the Tribal Administration Office, Monday through Friday during the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
"My name is Teresa Valenzuela. I am 18 years old. I am an enrolled memeber of the Quechan Tribe. My mother's name is Eileen Valenzuela and my father's name is Eddie Valenzuela. I am currently a student at Arizona Western College.
I plan to pursue a career in marketing. I am honored to serve as Miss Quechan 2018-2019. My focus as Miss Quechan is to inspire the youth to learn our traditions. I also would like the youth to know the importance of receiving a good education and remaining drug free. I am thankful and honored to serve as Miss Quechan 2018-2019 and I look forward to what is to come."
The U. S. Department of the Interior, through the Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians (OST), is trying to locate Indian trust beneficiaries whose whereabouts are unknown due to outdated or incomplete contact information.
Students at UC Davis, UCLA, Northern Arizona University, and Academy of Art University receive $10,000 each as part of Morongo’s 14th Annual Rodney T. Mathews Jr. Scholarship Program.
On Tuesday, 04/17/2018, Imperial County Public Works staff completed the installation of barricades and related warning signage at the Picacho Road (S-24) Bridge over the Yuma Main Canal.
On Friday, March 16, 2018, Students from San Pasqual High School were presented a walk through of the new Fort Yuma Health Care Center before it opens. Although the clinic is still under construction, there were plenty of areas that are near completion.
Here are some pictures submitted by Quechan Tribe's Vice-President Mr. Virgil S. Smith during a recent walk through of the new Fort Yuma Health Care Center that is currently under construction.
Additional pictures can be seen in the Photo Gallery.
- Use Mosquito Repellent
- Decrease outdoor activities
- Check doors and window screens for holes and fix
- Remove and empty all outdoor pools and any other items that can hold water
The Quechan Tribe Mosquito Abatement Crew will be out spraying each night!
Contact Quechan Tribe Environmental Protection Office for more information @ 928-503-3431