City of Pasadena Announces Support Resources for Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena has announced a number of resources available to assist Pasadena businesses and employees impacted by COVID-19. COVID-19 Employee Rights & Resources Webinar The Foothill Workforce Development Board (FWDB) will host a webinar on Monday, April 6, at 1 p.m. to help Pasadena workers impacted by COVID-19. Whether you have questions about unemployment and health insurance or financial and job services, this webinar will afford you the opportunity to ask questions and get on-the-spot answers to... continue reading »"City of Pasadena Announces Support Resources for Businesses Impacted by COVID-19"

City of Pasadena and Pasadena Convention & Visitors Bureau Launch "Connect Pasadena" and Other Resources to Support the Community During COVID-19

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena and the Pasadena Convention & Visitors Bureau announced today the launch of “Connect Pasadena,” an online web page of curated educational and engaging content from Pasadena businesses and cultural institutions. The virtual directory is intended to provide Pasadenans with a variety of content to keep them active, entertained and enlightened while safe at home, as the community continues to practice safe social distancing during COVID-19. “Connect Pasadena” features free content from Pasadena businesses and cultural... continue reading »"City of Pasadena and Pasadena Convention & Visitors Bureau Launch "Connect Pasadena" and Other Resources to Support the Community During COVID-19"

City of Pasadena Issues COVID-19 Safety Guidance for Construction Sites

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena has issued the following guidelines based on CDC’s Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), OSHA’s Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19, and other publications. Construction industry employers shall develop a comprehensive COVID-19 exposure control plan, which includes control measures such as social distancing; symptom checking; hygiene; decontamination procedures, and training. An exposure control plan and the following practices must be followed to prevent any onsite worker... continue reading »"City of Pasadena Issues COVID-19 Safety Guidance for Construction Sites"

Stay Connected, Explore Pasadena Library Virtually

PASADENA, Calif.—While we are being "safer at home," many of us are looking for things to do. Here are some resources to stay connected that you can easily access on Pasadena Public Library’s website. These may require a Pasadena Public Library card, and a PIN number on the library account. This is usually the last four digits of the phone number. Don’t have a library card? Go to https://www.cityofpasadena.net/library/library-cards/ to get yours. Once you have your library card, you can... continue reading »"Stay Connected, Explore Pasadena Library Virtually"

City of Pasadena and Pasadena Unified Partner to Provide Meals for Families 7 Days a Week

PASADENA, Calif.—“Grab and Go” meal service will extend to weekends starting March 28, thanks to the continuing partnership between the Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) and the City of Pasadena. Pre-packaged meals are available for pick up at seven PUSD schools from 9 - 11 a.m. These meals are provided through special one-time funding by the Pasadena City Council to address unforeseen and unmet food needs for our PUSD students and their families. The Rose Bowl Operating Company and Pasadena... continue reading »"City of Pasadena and Pasadena Unified Partner to Provide Meals for Families 7 Days a Week"

Pasadena Identifies Additional Cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena Public Health Department (PPHD) has confirmed three (3) additional cases of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Pasadena residents. These cases are likely due to community transmission. Only one case has been hospitalized. The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Pasadena is six (6). Due to patient confidentiality, no other information on confirmed cases will be provided. PPHD is following up directly with those who have had close contact with these individuals and may be at risk for COVID-19 infection. Close contacts are monitored for signs and symptoms... continue reading »"Pasadena Identifies Additional Cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)"

Pasadena Identifies New Case of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena Public Health Department (PPHD) has confirmed a new case of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in a Pasadena resident. This is the second case with an unidentified source of exposure, which likely indicates community spread. (After investigation, a previously announced case was determined to be likely due to community transmission.) The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Pasadena is three (3). PPHD is following up directly with those who have had close contact with this individual and may be at risk... continue reading »"Pasadena Identifies New Case of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)"

City of Pasadena Issues Safer at Home Order for Control of COVID-19

Temporary Prohibition of Events and Gatherings of 10 Persons or More & Closure of Non-Essential Businesses and Areas PASADENA, Calif.—In concert with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Pasadena Health Officer Dr. Ying-Ying Goh has issued a new proclamation regarding the COVID-19 outbreak. The purpose of this order is to prohibit public and private events or gatherings of 10 or more people, and require the closure of malls, shopping centers, children's playgrounds, and non-essential retail businesses in an effort... continue reading »"City of Pasadena Issues Safer at Home Order for Control of COVID-19"

City Council Approves COVID-19 Relief Measures for Residents and Businesses

PASADENA, Calif.—City Council held a special meeting on Tuesday, March 17, to receive an update on the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic from Pasadena Public Health Director, Dr. Ying-Ying Goh, ratify the recent Local State of Emergency Declaration, and consider relief measures to reduce the economic impacts on residents and businesses. Council approved the following actions during the meeting: Suspension of any new late fees and penalties for City-provided services, including water, power and garbage pickup. Suspension of utility shut-offs for non-payment;... continue reading »"City Council Approves COVID-19 Relief Measures for Residents and Businesses"

City of Pasadena Temporarily Modifies Parking Policy

PASADENA, Calif.—In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, the Parking Division of the Department of Transportation is implementing the following temporary modifications to parking policy in an effort to reduce the financial burden on residents and local businesses: Suspension of enforcement of the overnight parking ordinance. Suspension of enforcement of time limits in residential neighborhoods. Suspension of daytime street sweeping restrictions. Suspension of payment at all curbside parking spaces. All metered parking spaces will be temporarily converted to 20-minute parking... continue reading »"City of Pasadena Temporarily Modifies Parking Policy"