City Seeks Public's Help to Update Pedestrian Plan

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena invites the public to participate in Pasadena Walks—a comprehensive update to the City’s Pedestrian Plan. Made possible by a grant from the Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG), the project will identify barriers to walking in the city and identify potential solutions to improve safety and amenities for pedestrians. Over the course of the project, community members, local business owners, and other key stakeholders will have multiple opportunities to help the City create and refine... continue reading »"City Seeks Public's Help to Update Pedestrian Plan"

Transportation Department Receives $150,000 Grant from California Office of Traffic Safety for Pedestrian and Bicyclist Safety Program

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena’s efforts to enhance safety for bicyclists citywide just got a financial boost thanks to a $150,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) to the City’s Department of Transportation for its pedestrian and bicycle safety program. The City will use the funding for a year-long bicyclist safety outreach program aimed at reducing severe injuries and fatalities to pedestrians and bicyclists resulting from crashes. Specifically, this program will provide safety equipment and education materials... continue reading »"Transportation Department Receives $150,000 Grant from California Office of Traffic Safety for Pedestrian and Bicyclist Safety Program"

City of Pasadena Temporarily Modifies Parking Policy

PASADENA, Calif.—In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, the Parking Division of the Department of Transportation is implementing the following temporary modifications to parking policy in an effort to reduce the financial burden on residents and local businesses: Suspension of enforcement of the overnight parking ordinance. Suspension of enforcement of time limits in residential neighborhoods. Suspension of daytime street sweeping restrictions. Suspension of payment at all curbside parking spaces. All metered parking spaces will be temporarily converted to 20-minute parking... continue reading »"City of Pasadena Temporarily Modifies Parking Policy"

New Transportation Director Announced for City of Pasadena

PASADENA, Calif.—City Manager Steve Mermell has announced the appointment of Laura Cornejo as the City’s new Transportation Director. Cornejo follows Fred Dock, who recently retired after 12 years as Transportation Director. Cornejo will begin her role on June 3. “After conducting an extensive search which attracted numerous applicants from a range of agencies, Laura demonstrated the skills, experience and savvy to effectively lead the Department of Transportation. She has a proven track record of implementing and delivering numerous transportation projects... continue reading »"New Transportation Director Announced for City of Pasadena"