City of Pasadena Labor Day Closures and Reminders

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena residents and businesses are reminded that City Hall and many City services will be closed on Monday, Sept. 6, in observance of Labor Day. Specific closures and exceptions are noted below.

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

Trash and recycling services will be postponed by one day. Monday pickup will occur on Tuesday; Tuesday pickup on Wednesday; Wednesday pickup on Thursday; Thursday pickup on Friday; and Friday pickup on Saturday. There will be no bulky item pickups on Saturday or Monday.

The City Service Center will be closed Monday, Sept. 6, and will resume regular hours on Tuesday, Sept. 7.

Pasadena residents and businesses experiencing power emergencies should call Pasadena Water and Power (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 or by calling (626) 744-4005.

The City’s Municipal Services Payment Center and Parking Office will be closed on Labor Day. All parking meters not posted as “No Parking” will be free and time limits will not be enforced. Violations for overnight parking, red curb parking, "No Parking" zones, and blocking fire hydrants will continue to be enforced. Regular enforcement resumes Tuesday, Sept. 7. Online permitting services are available 24/7 at

Pasadena Transit bus service and Dial-A-Ride transportation will not operate on Labor Day. Normal service will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 7.

All Pasadena Public Libraries will be closed on Sunday and Monday, Sept. 5 and 6, and will return to regular schedules on Tuesday, Sept. 7.

All recreation and community centers operated by the City’s Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department will be closed on Labor Day, but all parks will be open for picnics, fun and play. No site reservations are accepted for the holiday.

The City of Pasadena wishes for everyone to celebrate the holiday weekend responsibly. The very contagious, very aggressive COVID-19 Delta variant is causing a dangerous increase in illness and hospitalizations. Pasadena Public Health Department urges all those not yet vaccinated to get vaccinated as soon as possible. A list of Pasadena vaccination locations is available at Please continue to practice physical distancing; wash hands often; and wear face coverings when in indoor public settings and outdoor crowded areas, regardless of vaccination status, to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 in our community.

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