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County 5th District Spokesman Stepping Down

Tony Bell The longtime spokesperson for the Los Angeles County 5th District Tony Bell is stepping down. “This is my last week with Supervisor Barger’s office – after 18 great years,” Bell wrote in an email on Thursday. “Supervisor Barger is an extraordinary leader – with a great team that I’m proud to have served with.” Bell started in 2001 under then-Supervisor Michael Antonovich. He…

No Action Reported on YWCA Building in Council’s Closed Session Meeting

The City Council took no action during an afternoon closed session meeting on the Julia Morgan YWCA building. “There is nothing to report at this time,” said Public Information Officer Lisa Derderian. Derderian said she…

Tornek, Patatian, Madison Pick Up Key Endorsements

L-R: Boghos (Bo) Patatian, Mayor Terry Tornek, Councilmember Steve Madison [Updated] The Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA), Pasadena Chapter announced on Wednesday its endorsement of Mayor Terry Tornek, Boghos (Bo) Patatian in District 2,…

Volunteers Fan Out as Pasadena Conducts Homeless Count

  Teams of volunteers fanned out across Pasadena Tuesday evening and early Wednesday morning for the 2020 Pasadena Homeless count. The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) coordinates the count among the 88 cities in…

District 6 Residents Get Look at New Voting Machines

District 6 residents got a chance to check out new voting machines shortly before the San Rafael Neighborhood Association held its first candidate forum. Jeff Klein of the L.A. County Registrar of Voters Office. Klein…

Government Events

Thursday, February 13 - 9:30 am Pasadena Transit 25th Anniversary Event

Wednesday, March 25 - 4:00 pm Pasadena Center Operating Company Board Meeting

Thursday, March 26 - 4:00 pm Transportation Advisory Commission (TAC) Meeting

Thursday, January 30

Candidate Forums Continue

[Updated] So far, local candidates have answered questions about the environment, housing and gentrification at local forums. Now it’s about to get even deeper. Pasadenans…

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Candidates Discuss Housing

Candidates for Pasadena's March municipal elections discussed their positions and records on housing at Jan. 21 forum. From left, Ryan Bell, Steve Madison, Tamerlin Godley, Gene Masuda, Char Bland, Felicia Williams (hidden from view), the moderator, Tricia Keane, Kevin Litwin, Major Williams, Victor Gordo, and Terry Tornek. Photo courtesy Ryan Bell via Twitter Mayoral Candidate Jason Hardin may have summed things up best at Tuesdays’ affordable housing candidate forum. “People ask me why I’m running all the time,” Hardin said. “I tell them, if you don’t have a seat at the table, you’re on the menu.” Hardin is squaring off…

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