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Council to Choose New District 3 Replacement This Week

Sunday, September 25, 2022 | 5:16 am

In a special meeting on Thursday, the Pasadena City Council will select the new District 3 City Councilmember on Thursday. The Council will select Brandon Lamar, Lucious Smith or Justin Jones to fill a vacancy created by the July 21 death of Council member Joh... More »


Transportation Advisory Commission OKs Draft Pasadena Pedestrian Plan

Friday, September 23, 2022 | 5:54 am

The Transportation Advisory Commission (TAC) during its Thursday meeting on voted unanimously to advance to the Municipal Services Committee the draft Pasadena Pedestrian Plan, which would ensure that walking in the city would be safer and more convenient.  Ac... More »


City Adopts Transient Occupancy Tax Ordinance

Wednesday, September 21, 2022 | 6:29 am

The City Council adopted an ordinance that enhances the City’s ability to collect unpaid Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) and Tourism Business Improvement District (TBID) monies. TOT is paid by everyone who stays at a local hotel. Hotel operators are compelled by... More »


Public Safety Committee to Hear Update on Colorado Street Bridge Barriers

Wednesday, September 21, 2022 | 5:47 am

The City Council’s Public Safety Committee will hear the latest updates on the Colorado Street Bridge Barrier Enhancement Project that was put in place to mitigate suicides from the iconic structure. Temporary fencing was installed on the bridge in September 2... More »