Government
Rep. Chu Praises Executive Action on Immigration

Congresswoman Judy Chu (CA-27) praised President Obama’s announcement today that he will take executive action to immediately protect millions of immigrant families from deportation and take steps to improve our broken immigration system. Rep. Chu released the following statement: “This is a day of historic significance for millions of immigrant families. For over a year, I have urged the House Republican Leadership to bring a…

Rep. Chu Calls for Executive Action to Keep Families Together

Congresswoman Judy Chu (CA-27) called on President Obama to take executive action this year that would halt deportations, keep families together, and reduce visa backlogs. Rep. Chu released the following statement: “The President must act…

Public Health Dept. Receives $1.5 Million Grant for Tobacco Control Efforts

The City’s Public Health Department was awarded a $1.5 million grant by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for a three-year outreach campaign to reduce ethnic and racial tobacco health-related disparities in Northwest…

Postal Service Gears Up for the Holidays with 7-Day Package Delivery in Pasadena

The Postal Service kicked off the holiday shipping season today by announcing it will be delivering packages seven days a week in hundreds of cities across America starting Nov. 17 through Christmas Day, due to…

Pasadena City Council Adopts Zero Waste Strategic Plan

The Pasadena City Council continues to be a leader in environmental stewardship. On Oct. 20, 214, the Council adopted a Zero Waste Strategic Plan, which sets the goal of achieving Zero Waste to area landfills…

Government Events

Wednesday, December 10 - 6:30 pm International Human Rights Day

Saturday, December 13 - 9:00 am Friends of the Library Book Sale

Thursday, January 15 - 6:00 pm State of the City

Reps. Judy Chu and Grace Napolitano Culminate Annual Domestic Violence Campaign

Congresswomen Judy Chu (CA-27) and Grace Napolitano (CA-32) hosted a press conference today to conclude the Annual Domestic Violence Campaign. Reps. Chu and Napolitano released…

Pasadena Recognized for Nation’s Best Housing Policy

William Huang, Director of Housing and Career Services receiving award from ULI trustees On October 24, 2014, the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Tewillinger Center for…

“It’s Never Too Late to Recognize Fallen Heroes”

Earlier this year, Assemblymember Chris Holden (D-Pasadena) worked with Veteran’s groups to author AJR 33 – a resolution that urges the U.S. Department of Defense…

Rep. Chu Urges Senate to Confirm Dr. Vivek Murthy for Surgeon General

Rep. Judy Chu (CA-27), along with Reps. Barbara Lee (CA-13) and Ami Bera (CA-07), led a letter to Senate Majority Harry Leader Reid and Minority…

Rep. Chu Celebrates President Obama’s Plans for a National Monument in the San Gabriel Mountains

The White House today announced that President Obama plans to declare 346,000 acres of national forest land in the San Gabriel Mountains the nation’s newest national monument. Rep. Judy Chu (CA-27), whose district includes much of the future monument and who has led the Congressional effort for more protections, released the following statement: “I am overjoyed and thrilled. This is an historic moment for the Los Angeles area, and it has been a long time coming. The San Gabriel Mountains are a treasure, providing 70 percent of the open space for Angelenos and attracting more than 3 million visitors a…

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