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New Metropolitan Water District Chair Up for Drought, Supply Challenges

Monday, June 16, 2014 | 10:28 pm

City of Pasadena’s Metropolitan Water District (MWD) Representative Cynthia J. Kurtz has announced that a new board chairman was named for the MWD of Southern California. Randy A. Record, the representative of Eastern Municipal Water District, was unanimously ... More »


City Misses Low Income Family Housing Goal by 57%

Sunday, June 15, 2014 | 9:08 pm

So far the city has produced less than half of its target units for a nine-year housing project which is set to end this year. Housing and Career Services Director William Huang has released a memorandum on the updates for the city’s Regional Housing Needs Ass... More »


Transportation Department Searches for Best Bike Detection Device

Sunday, June 15, 2014 | 9:00 pm

The Department of Transportation-Traffic Division is set to test a variety of bike detection devices as it searches for the most effective method of detecting bicycles at intersections in order to trigger the signal light to change. Four identification technol... More »


City Uses Behavioral Science to Promote Energy Efficiency

Thursday, June 12, 2014 | 4:44 am

The City Council has approved $789,000 to pay for the extension of a Pasadena Water and Power (PWP) pilot program, which is expected to reduce customers’ bills by about $1.4 million and achieve residential energy efficiency through behavioral science. “Hom... More »


City to Continue Budget Meetings on Monday

Sunday, June 1, 2014 | 5:36 pm

The Pasadena City Council and the Finance Committee is set to continue its joint meeting discussions on the City Manager’s recommended 2015 operating budget in the Council Chambers on Monday, June 2, at 2:00 p.m. Seven departments are set to present their re... More »


Truck Struck 7-Year-Old Boy Dead in Pasadena

Sunday, June 1, 2014 | 12:49 pm

A 7-year-old boy was struck dead by a pickup truck in a cross walk at Colorado Boulevard and Hill Avenue last Saturday night. The victim was walking ahead of his parents at 7:30 p.m. when he was hit by the truck, reports said. The parents were uninjured. The b... More »