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L.A. County Supervisor Kathryn Barger Rallies Local Leaders and Organizations to Vote Yes on Measure H

A diverse group of elected officials, faith-based leaders and homeless service providers from throughout San Gabriel Valley – led by L.A. County Supervisor Kathryn Barger – joined together at Union Station Homeless Services for a rally Friday in support of Measure H which is the the critical March 7 vote that aims to tackle the growing homelessness challenges in L.A. County. “We live in a…

This Week in Pasadena City Government

Monday, February 20 Pasadena City Council Meeting – Cancelled 6:30 p.m. Pasadena City Hall 100 North Garfield Avenue Agenda – http://ww2.cityofpasadena.net/councilagendas/2017%20Agendas/Feb_20_17/Cancel.pdf   Tuesday, February 21 The Economic Development and Technology Committee 5:30 p.m. City Hall,…

Council, School Board Grapple with New Election Dates, Models

Appropriately enough, elections and schools were the main topics of conversation Thursday evening as the Pasadena City Council and the Pasadena Unified School District Board of Education met for a joint meeting in Council Chambers…

City Manager Says He Won’t “Execute” Pasadena Police Agreement with ICE, But Immigration Officials Say Agreement Already in Effect

[Updated February 16, 2017 | 4:20 p.m.]    With the announcement Wednesday evening by City Manager Steve Mermell that he would not “execute” a Memorandum of Understanding between the the Pasadena Police Department and Immigration…

City Manager Will Not Authorize Renewal of Pasadena Police Agreement with Immigration Customs Enforcement

In an unexpected move which took local activists by surprise, Pasadena City Manager Steve Mermell announced at Wednesday evening’s Public Safety Committee meeting that he would not execute a Memorandum of Understanding between the Pasadena…

Government Events

Thursday, February 23 - 6:00 pm Community Meeting on Budget, Short-Term Rentals

Tuesday, February 28 - 6:30 pm Junior League of Pasadena Q&A Forum with John Kennedy & Tyron Hampton

Wednesday, March 01 - 6:00 pm Community Meeting on Budget, Short-Term Rentals

Wednesday, March 01

City Announces Community Meetings on Budget, Short-Term Rentals

City officials announced three upcoming community meetings on the City’s budget and a special workshop session on regulating short-term rentals in the City. There will…

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Pasadena Library Director Michelle Perera to Give Library Commission Preview of One City, One Story 2017 Program

The Pasadena Public Library will feature “The Sympathizer,” winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, during this year’s One City, One Story community reading celebration throughout the month of March. Written by Vietnamese-American novelist Viet Thanh Nguyen, “The Sympathizer” is a sweeping story of love and betrayal set in the post-Vietnam War period when Vietnamese refugees were building a new life in America. The book tells the story of the South Vietnamese Government in 1975 and subsequent events in Los Angeles, narrated through the eyes of a half-Vietnamese, half-French undercover communist agent. The spy remains unnamed throughout the novel…

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