City of Pasadena To Hold a Cannabis Social Equity Community Workshop on Wednesday, May 11

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena will host a meeting on Wednesday, May 11, from 6-7:30 p.m. at Robinson Park Recreation Center, 1081 N. Fair Oaks Ave., to gather community input on ideas for implementation of a local cannabis social equity program. All interested persons are welcome to attend. The goal of cannabis social equity is to ensure that people from communities disproportionately harmed by cannabis prohibition and discriminatory law enforcement benefit from cannabis legalization. The City currently requires that cannabis... continue reading »"City of Pasadena To Hold a Cannabis Social Equity Community Workshop on Wednesday, May 11"

City of Pasadena's New Permitting System Launches June 11

PASADENA, Calif.— The City of Pasadena is launching a new and improved permitting system on June 11, 2020. The new system, called Energov, will replace the current Tidemark system that has been utilized since 2001. Energov will improve online services, such as the ability to get current permit information throughout the plan check and inspection process, schedule inspections and make payments. This is the first phase of a project to develop a virtual permit center. The second phase of the... continue reading »"City of Pasadena's New Permitting System Launches June 11"

Planning Department to Host Virtual Open Houses for All Eight Specific Plans

PASADENA, Calif.—In order to slow the spread of COVID-19 while continuing to engage the community, the City of Pasadena Planning & Community Development Department will hold virtual open houses for its program Our Pasadena—Putting the Plan in Motion starting in July. Our Pasadena was launched in 2018 as a step towards the implementation of the City’s General Plan, which guides future growth and development for Pasadena. Since the launch of the program, a growing number of community members have engaged... continue reading »"Planning Department to Host Virtual Open Houses for All Eight Specific Plans"