City of Pasadena Announces Memorial Day Closures and Reminders

United States flagPASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena residents and businesses are reminded that City Hall and many City services and administrative business offices will be closed on Monday, May 30, in observance of Memorial Day, a national day of remembrance for the brave men and women of the U.S. military who died in the line of duty. 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 not business or administrative offices. If you see something, say something; report suspicious activity to Pasadena Police at (626) 744-4241. For life-threatening emergencies, dial 9-1-1.

City Council will not meet on May 30. The next council meeting will be held on Monday, June 13.

The City of Pasadena will have trash collection on Monday, May 30. There will be no delay to trash, recycling and yard waste collection.

The City's City Service Center (CSC) will be closed on Monday, May 30, and will reopen at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, May 31.

Pasadena Water and Power (PWP) will also be closed. Residents and businesses with any power emergencies should call the Power Emergency Line at (626) 744-4673. For water-related emergencies, call the Water Emergency Line at (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 or by calling (626) 744-4005.

The Municipal Services Payment Center at City Hall will be closed on Monday, May 30. All parking meters not posted as a "No Parking" zone will be free on May 30, and time limits will not be enforced. Violations for overnight parking, red curb parking, "No Parking" zones, and blocking fire hydrants will be enforced. All regular enforcement will resume Tuesday, May 31.

The Permit Center will be closed but will reopen at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, May 31. Online permitting services are available 24/7 at

Pasadena Transit bus service and Dial-A-Ride transportation will NOT operate on Monday, May 30. Regular service will resume Tuesday, May 31.

All Pasadena Public Libraries will be closed on Sunday, May 29, and Monday, May 30, and will reopen at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 31.

If you're planning to gather with friends and family over the holiday weekend, please follow these safety tips to protect yourself and loved ones from COVID-19.

Stay connected to the City of Pasadena! Visit us online at 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.