City of Pasadena Labor Day Closures

PASADENA, Calif.—City Hall and many City services will be closed on Monday, Sept. 2, in observance of Labor Day.

City Council will not meet on Sept. 2. The next City Council meeting will take place on Monday, Sept. 9.

Pasadena Fire and Police 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.

For any power-related emergencies, call Pasadena Water and Power (PWP) at (626) 744-4673. For water-related emergencies call (626) 744-4138. PWP’s Customer Service Call Center will be closed for the holiday, but customers can still access their accounts and make payments by phone at (626) 744-4005 or online at

The City’s Municipal Services Payment Center at City Hall will be closed on Labor Day.

During the week of Sept. 2, refuse and recycling services will be postponed 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 Monday or Saturday.

The City Service Center will be closed Sept. 2 and will resume regular hours on Tuesday, Sept. 3.

All Pasadena public libraries will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Sunday and Monday, Sept. 1 and 2, and will return to regular schedules on Tuesday, Sept. 3.

Pasadena Transit bus service and Dial-A-Ride transportation will not operate on Labor Day. Normal service will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 3. 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 Sept. 3.

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

The City wishes all residents to enjoy Labor Day and to celebrate responsibly.

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, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday at (626) 744-7311.