City of Pasadena Unveils Exciting New Year-round Aquatics Programming

PASADENA, Calif.- The City of Pasadena is thrilled to announce the launch of its brand-new and innovative year-round Aquatics Programming, designed to make a splash in the lives of residents and visitors alike. With a commitment to promoting health, wellness, and community engagement, these programs promise to be a refreshing addition to Pasadena’s recreational landscape. Dive into a world of aquatic adventures as we introduce a variety of exciting programs and services that cater to individuals of all ages and... continue reading »"City of Pasadena Unveils Exciting New Year-round Aquatics Programming"

Pasadena Fire Paramedic Subscription Program & Billing Policies

PASADENA, Calif. - Pasadena Fire prides itself on providing fire protection and Advanced Life Support services, including Paramedic ambulance transport services, to all community members. We want to ensure that our community is aware of all of our policies and procedures with these services: When the City of Pasadena through Pasadena Fire, or another agency, transports an individual in an ambulance, there is a cost associated with that service. That cost would exist regardless of whether the city provides its... continue reading »"Pasadena Fire Paramedic Subscription Program & Billing Policies"

ArtNight Pasadena Returns October 13

PASADENA, Calif.—Come celebrate the best of Pasadena’s creative, artistic community as ArtNight Pasadena returns on Friday, October 13, 2023, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., with free admission to 20 exciting, world-class arts and cultural venues. There’s something for everyone during this exciting, family-fun, four-hour cultural extravaganza featuring a wide array of dance, music, visual arts and other activities. Join us for the many exciting highlights on October 13, a few of which are listed below by neighborhood. For the full... continue reading »"ArtNight Pasadena Returns October 13"

Pasadena Celebrates National Coming Out Day

PASADENA, CA— The Pasadena Libraries and Information Services, Parks, Recreation and Community Services, and Public Health departments will host Pasadena’s 8th annual National Coming Out Day Celebration on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2023, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Pasadena City Hall Bogaard Courtyard, 100 N. Garfield Ave. This all-ages event supports those who have come out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, asexual and those who identify with a sexual orientation or gender identity that is not included within the LGBTQIA+ acronym. The... continue reading »"Pasadena Celebrates National Coming Out Day"

Walking + October + Pasadena = Walktober! A Month Of Events Celebrating Walking And Pasadena’s Streets

PASADENA, Calif.— The City of Pasadena in partnership with Day One and The Pasadena Complete Streets Coalition (PasCSC) invite all of Pasadena to get out and WALK in October! This year our events are once again in-person with guided walks and walking tours. This is the first year that the City of Pasadena is sponsoring Walktober while recognizing that the Pasadena Complete Streets Coalition, its volunteers and its partners have established this annual event in our community. Walktober is an... continue reading »"Walking + October + Pasadena = Walktober! A Month Of Events Celebrating Walking And Pasadena’s Streets"

The Community Is Invited To The Grand Opening of The Honorable John J. Kennedy Pool

PASADENA, Calif. - The City of Pasadena is excited to announce the grand opening of its newly constructed Honorable John J. Kennedy pool named after the late City Councilmember. The festivities will take place on Saturday, October 14, at 9:30 a.m. at 1081 N. Fair Oaks Ave. and will be open to the community. Councilmember Kennedy strongly advocated for public safety, parks, affordable housing, and local hiring. The new pool is a state-of-the-art aquatic facility that is set to become... continue reading »"The Community Is Invited To The Grand Opening of The Honorable John J. Kennedy Pool"

Dr. Parveen Kaur Named City of Pasadena’s Interim Health Officer

PASADENA, Calif.— Dr. Parveen Kaur has been contracted to serve as backup Health Officer and Tuberculosis Physician for the City of Pasadena. In the role, she will serve as Interim Health Officer while Pasadena Public Health Director and Health Officer Dr. Ying-Ying Goh extends her participation in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows Program through January 2024. Dr. Kaur has served as the Tuberculosis Physician for the Pasadena Public Health Department Tuberculosis Chest Clinic since 2021 and is... continue reading »"Dr. Parveen Kaur Named City of Pasadena’s Interim Health Officer"

Pasadena Water and Power Announces New Assistant General Manager of Finance and Administration

PASADENA, Calif.— Pasadena Water and Power (PWP) has appointed Lynne Chaimowitz as its new Assistant General Manager (AGM) of Finance and Administration after a nationwide search. As the AGM of finance and administration, she will oversee budgeting and financial planning, rates, risk management, and utility accounting and settlements related to energy and fuel activities. AGM Chaimowitz was most recently with the Mojave Water Agency where she served as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO).  Prior to becoming CFO, Ms. Chaimowitz served... continue reading »"Pasadena Water and Power Announces New Assistant General Manager of Finance and Administration"

City Obtains Settlement of Lawsuit Regarding Jerry’s Billiards

PASADENA, CA — The City of Pasadena can now confirm a settlement of litigation with the owner of Crown City Billiards (Jerry’s Billiards), located at 1312 N. Lake Ave., that includes various restrictions, including the business agreeing to reduced hours of operation and additional commitments to address adjacent residential neighborhood concerns. ​The owner of Jerry’s Billiards had filed a lawsuit challenging the City Council’s March 2023 determination that Jerry’s Billiards was required to close at 10:00 p.m. every day.  After... continue reading »"City Obtains Settlement of Lawsuit Regarding Jerry’s Billiards"

Pasadena Water and Power’s Third Community Meeting on Power Integrated Resource Plan Set for September 21

PASADENA, Calif.— Pasadena Water and Power (PWP) is hosting a Power Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) virtual community meeting on Thursday, September 21, 2023, from 6-8 p.m. This is the third community meeting focused on continuing the Power IRP discussion, a long-range blueprint for supplying reliable and environmentally responsible electricity at competitive rates over a 25-year period. PWP has developed IRPs for more than 20 years to address the fundamental goals of maintaining a reliable power supply portfolio. This includes meeting... continue reading »"Pasadena Water and Power’s Third Community Meeting on Power Integrated Resource Plan Set for September 21"