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Labor Day Closures, Reminders Announced

Thursday, August 23, 2012 | 1:40 pm

Pasadena residents and businesses are reminded that City Hall and many City services will be closed on Monday, September 3, in observance of Labor Day. The City Council not meet on either Monday, Aug. 27 or Sept. 3, but will resume its regular meeting schedule... More »


Free E-Waste & Document Shredding Event Aug. 25

Monday, August 20, 2012 | 1:15 pm

Residents and businesses can safely dispose of electronic waste and shred personal documents—all for FREE—at the City’s “Electronic Waste Collection Event” from 9 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 25 at the Rose Bowl. The e-waste collection/document sh... More »


Flex Alert: Energy Conservation in Pasadena Critical During Heat Wave

Monday, August 13, 2012 | 2:15 pm

  FLEX ALERT: ENERGY CONSERVATION IN PASADENA CRITICAL DURING HEAT WAVE� PASADENA, Calif.—As Southern California continues to bake in the current hot weather, Pasadena Water and Power (PWP) is again urging its customers to keep conserving energy to help re... More »


Earthquakes Remind Us to be Prepared

Wednesday, August 8, 2012 | 11:15 am

The recent earthquakes that have rattled parts of Southern California this week serve as an important reminder to all residents, local workers, businesses and schools to be prepared for emergencies. Pasadena’s Public Safety officials urge everybody to prepare ... More »


South Pasadena Police Department Apprehends Assault Suspect

Monday, August 6, 2012 | 1:10 pm

On Monday, August 6, 2012 at approximately 0740 hours, a female victim 80 years of age was alone in her residence in the 1000 block of Indiana Avenue, in South Pasadena. A male suspect 51 years of age, walked into the residence through a closed door and asked... More »


Transfer Center Hours for Summer

Monday, August 6, 2012 | 12:15 am

The Transfer Center’s Summer Hours of Operation will be changing beginning Monday, August 6, 2012. The Transfer Center Hours starting Monday, August 6, 2012 through August 24, 2012 will be as follows: Monday: 10:30-7:00 pm Tuesday-Thursday: 9:00-5:30 pm Friday... More »


First Gran Fondo d’Italia Bike Event in USA Held in Pasadena

Sunday, July 22, 2012 | 9:45 am

HISTORIC, FIRST-EVER GRAN FONDO D’ITALIA BIKE EVENT HELD IN THE UNITED STATES AS 1,000 BICYCLISTS TAKE TO THE STREETS OF PASADENA � PASADENA, Calif.—The “Spirit of the Giro” was in high gear outside Pasadena’s historic City Hall as 1,000 bicyclists too... More »


Commentary: Does Pasadena Need Higher Sales Tax Rate, $70 Million Bond?

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 | 4:45 am

The City of Pasadena has about $450 million in cash, reserves, investments, receivables, and surplus property according to its Certified Annual Financial Report for 2011.  Nonetheless, the city is pleading that it needs a quarter percent (0.25%) sales tax inc... More »