Public Invited to Colorado Street Bridge Meeting Feb. 20, 2018

PASADENA, Calif.—The public is invited to the second community meeting of the Colorado Street Bridge Task Force regarding possible enhancements for the Colorado Street Bridge to help deter attempted suicides.  The meeting is from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, February 20, 2018, at the Maranatha High School Student Center, 169 S. Saint John Ave.  Free parking is available in the Visitor’s Parking Lot on campus or the school’s underground parking, both off of South St. John Avenue. The Task Force... continue reading »"Public Invited to Colorado Street Bridge Meeting Feb. 20, 2018"

Public Invited to Comment on Draft Climate Action Plan

PASADENA, Calif.—The public is invited to attend two meetings later this month and to provide verbal or written comments on the City’s newly released draft Climate Action Plan (CAP) that was created to help Pasadena reduce its greenhouse gas emissions. The meetings include: Environmental Advisory Commission, 6 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 18, at the Permit Center Hearing Room, 175 N. Garfield Ave.  Agenda to be posted online at https://www.cityofpasadena.net/commissions/environmental-advisory-commission/ City Council’s Municipal Services Committee, 4 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 23, in the... continue reading »"Public Invited to Comment on Draft Climate Action Plan"

Free Oil Filter & Recycling Events January 13 & March 24, 2018

PASADENA, Calif.—Do you change the oil yourself for your car or truck?  All Pasadena do-it-yourselfers are reminded to safely recycle both their used oil and oil filters—and get a new oil filter for free—from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, January 13, 2018 at Auto Zone Auto Parts, 550 N. Lake Ave.  If you can’t make that one, the next Oil Filter Exchange Event is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 24, 2018 at O’Reilly Auto Parts, 919... continue reading »"Free Oil Filter & Recycling Events January 13 & March 24, 2018"

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2018 Closures, Reminders for Pasadena

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena residents and businesses are reminded that City Hall and many City services will be closed Monday, January 15, 2018, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  Specific closures, reminders and exceptions are listed below. Pasadena Fire and Police departments will continue to provide patrol, jail, fire, paramedic and all other emergency services.  Always call 9-1-1 for life-threatening emergencies.  For all other    non-emergencies, call (626) 744-4241.  Remember, “If You See Something, Say Something.” The City Council will not... continue reading »"Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2018 Closures, Reminders for Pasadena"

Celebrate International Human Rights Day Dec. 10, 2017

PASADENA, Calif.—Today, more than ever, we all need to be passionate about human rights.  On Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, join Pasadena Mayor Terry Tornek to learn more about what’s being done to protect and defend human rights in our community and how you can get involved. Mayor Tornek and the United Nations Association Pasadena Chapter will hold its 10th Annual Human Rights Day Celebration 2-4 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 10 at the Pasadena Central Library, Donald Wright Auditorium, 285 E. Walnut... continue reading »"Celebrate International Human Rights Day Dec. 10, 2017"

Oklahoma and Georgia to Play in the College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Rose Bowl Game

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sunday, December 3, 2017 OKLAHOMA AND GEORGIA TO PLAY IN THE COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF SEMIFINAL AT THE ROSE BOWL GAME PRESENTED BY NORTHWESTERN MUTUAL The Granddaddy of Them All will take place on January 1, 2018 at 1pm PT PASADENA, Calif. – The No. 2 CFP-ranked Oklahoma Sooners, champion of the Big 12 Conference, and the No. 3 CFP-ranked Georgia Bulldogs, champion of the SEC Conference, have been selected to play in the College Football Playoff Semifinal... continue reading »"Oklahoma and Georgia to Play in the College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Rose Bowl Game"

Los Angeles Clippers Partner to Bring Awareness to Youth Internships

Ideal Youth summer intern program in partnership with the LA Clippers and MVP Title Sponsor Chick-fil-A East Colorado Blvd.,, are hosting the 2018 City of Pasadena “NBA Experience” celebrating youth internship awareness, a fundraising event held on Thursday, January 4th at 7:30pm at STAPLES Center. Courtesy of Pasadena Media, we will be streaming live as Ideal Youth event participants create fan tunnels on court to High-Five players as they come out of the locker room before the LA Clippers take... continue reading »"Los Angeles Clippers Partner to Bring Awareness to Youth Internships"

Ho-ho-go!!! to Mayor's Holiday Tree Lighting Dec. 1 at City Hall--join the Free Family Fun!

PASADENA, Calif.—“Ho-Ho-Go!” and deck City Hall with Holiday Good Cheer by joining Pasadena Mayor Terry Tornek for a City Holiday Tradition: the Mayor’s Annual Tree Lighting Celebration, 5-7 p.m., Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, at City Hall, 100 N. Garfield Ave. Bring family and friends, one and all, to Pasadena’s free celebration featuring local singers and dancers, crafts for kids, free snacks and a special appearance by Ol’ Santa Claus.  The Mayor lights the City’s Official Tree at 6 p.m., so... continue reading »"Ho-ho-go!!! to Mayor's Holiday Tree Lighting Dec. 1 at City Hall--join the Free Family Fun!"