City Releases Request for Proposals (FRP) for Professional Design Services for Seismic Retrofit and Renovation of Pasadena Central Library

PASADENA, Calif. - On May 3, 2021, City officials were forced to order the closure of the Pasadena Central Library located at 285 E. Walnut St. A recent structural assessment conducted by the City revealed that most of the building is comprised of unreinforced masonry (URM) bearing walls that leaves the building vulnerable to seismic activity. The building must remain closed until seismic retrofit of the building is completed to meet life safety requirements. On Monday, Nov. 1, the Department... continue reading »"City Releases Request for Proposals (FRP) for Professional Design Services for Seismic Retrofit and Renovation of Pasadena Central Library"