City of Pasadena Announces Independence Day Closures and Reminders

Pasadena residents and businesses are reminded that City Hall and many City services and administrative offices will be closed Thursday, July 4, in observance of the Independence Day holiday. City trash collection will occur on Thursday, July 4. There will be no delay in trash, recycling, and yard waste collection. If you see something, say something; report suspicious activity to Pasadena Police at (626) 744-4241. For life-threatening emergencies, dial 9-1-1. To view the full news release, please visit CityOfPasadena.net/News.PASADENA, Calif.— Pasadena residents and businesses are reminded that City Hall and many City services and administrative offices will be closed Thursday, July 4, in observance of the Independence Day holiday. Specific closures and exceptions are noted below.

Pasadena Police and Fire Departments will be staffed for all patrol, jail, fire, paramedic and other emergency services, but administrative offices will be closed. If you see something, say something; report suspicious activity to Pasadena Police at (626) 744-4241. For life-threatening emergencies, dial 9-1-1.

Pasadena residents and businesses experiencing power emergencies should call the Pasadena Water and Power Department (PWP) at (626) 744-4673. For water-related emergencies, call (626) 744-4138. PWP’s regular Customer Call Center will be closed for the holiday, but customers can access their accounts and pay bills online at PWPweb.com or by calling (626) 744-4005.

City trash collection will occur on Thursday, July 4. There will be no delay in trash, recycling and yard waste collection. Bulky item pick-ups will not be available.

The City's City Service Center (CSC) will be closed Thursday, July 4. During this time, CSC requests can be submitted via the web, CSC mobile app, and by calling (626) 744-7311. All CSC requests, voicemails and emails will be monitored. The CSC will return to normal business hours on Friday, July 5, opening at 8 a.m.

The City’s Municipal Services Payment Center and Parking Office at City Hall will be closed. All parking meters not posted as a "No Parking" zone will be free on Thursday, July 4, and time limits will not be enforced. Violations for overnight parking, red curb parking, "No Parking" zones, and blocking fire hydrants will be enforced. Motorists are especially cautioned about parking restrictions in the Arroyo Seco area near Rose Bowl Stadium. All regular enforcement resumes Friday, July 5.

Pasadena Transit and Dial-A-Ride buses will not operate on Thursday, July 4.

All Pasadena Public Libraries will be closed on Thursday, July 4. Community centers operated by the Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department will also be closed on July 4; however, all parks will be open for picnics, fun and play. No site reservations will be accepted for the holiday. The Pasadena High School Pool will be open from 12 to 4 p.m. and the splash pad at La Pintoresca Park will be available from 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. to help visitors stay cool and refreshed.

The Permit Center will be closed on Thursday, July 4, although some services will still be available via the Permit Center Online website. Online services include: subtrade permits and plan submittals for new construction, tenant improvements, accessory dwelling units and additions. In-person operations will resume on Friday, July 5. To access our online services, please visit: CityOfPasadena.net/PermitCenterOnline

The City of Pasadena wishes everyone a safe Fourth of July holiday. Remember, all fireworks are illegal in Pasadena. Violators are subject to arrest, having their vehicles impounded, and serving up to one year in jail with fines up to $50,000. Call Pasadena Police at (626) 744-4241 to report illegal fireworks and other suspicious activities. Residents may also use the Pasadena CSC mobile app, available on Google Play and the App Store, to report illegal fireworks.

The City of Pasadena invites you to celebrate the Fourth of July responsibly. The fireworks show at the Rose Bowl Stadium this year will only be for ticket holders. The Rose Bowl Stadium is still selling tickets for the soccer match between LA Galaxy and LAFC. For tickets and event information, visit RoseBowlStadium.com.

Stay connected to the City of Pasadena! Visit us online at CityOfPasadena.net; follow us on Twitter at @PasadenaGov, and Instagram and Facebook at @CityOfPasadena; or call the City Service Center Monday through Friday during business hours at (626) 744-7311.