City of Pasadena Juneteenth Celebration - June 18th, 2022

City of Pasadena Juneteenth Celebration June 18th, 2022 Robinson Park 1081 N. Fair Oaks Ave. Pasadena, CA 91103 10:00AM - 2:00PM Come out and experience the fun and excitement as we celebrate Juneteenth (freedoms that are sometimes taken for granted) in the City of Pasadena at Robinson Park Recreation Center. This family-friendly celebration includes FREE food, live entertainment, inflatable games, spoken word artists, and arts & crafts. Food for purchase also available. For additional information visit: www.cityofpasadena.net/parks-and-rec

City of Pasadena Invites Community to Celebrate Grand Reopening of La Pintoresca Park and 26th Annual Family Fun Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 16, 2022 NEWS MEDIA CONTACT: Lisa Derderian, Pasadena Public Information Officer, City Manager’s Office, (626) 744-4755, lderderian@cityofpasadena.net  PASADENA, Calif.—Join family, friends and neighbors for the grand reopening of La Pintoresca Park and the 26th annual Family Fun Day Saturday, May 28, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at La Pintoresca Park, 45 E. Washington Blvd.   Excitement begins with the La Pintoresca Park ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. Attendees will have the opportunity enjoy the park’s new... continue reading »"City of Pasadena Invites Community to Celebrate Grand Reopening of La Pintoresca Park and 26th Annual Family Fun Day"

David Klug Named City of Pasadena Economic Development Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MAY 13, 2022 NEWS MEDIA CONTACT: Lisa Derderian, Pasadena Public Information Officer, City Manager’s Office (626) 744-4755, lderderian@cityofpasadena.net PASADENA, Calif.—City of Pasadena Interim City Manager Cynthia Kurtz has named David Klug as economic development director. Klug was hired in May 2008 as senior project manager and was responsible for such special projects as the Civic Center redevelopment, including the proposed rehabilitation of the former YWCA building and the development of an affordable senior housing project. Klug also... continue reading »"David Klug Named City of Pasadena Economic Development Director"

Important Message From Pasadena Mayor Victor Gordo Regarding SB9

Pasadena Cements Landmark District Exemptions From SB 9 MAY 10, 2022             On December 13, 2021, in compliance with State law (SB 9), the Pasadena City Council adopted Urgency Ordinance #7384, exempting Historic and Landmark Districts from SB 9. On March 15, 2022, Attorney General Rob Bonta sent the City a letter claiming that the City’s urgency ordinance exempting Landmark districts from SB 9 violated state law. The City strongly disagreed with the Attorney General’s interpretation as unsupported by either... continue reading »"Important Message From Pasadena Mayor Victor Gordo Regarding SB9"

18th Young African American Women's Conference

Pasadena Delta Foundation in Collaboration with Pasadena Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and Other Community Members You’re Invited! Young African American Women’s Conference Theme: “Beyond Circumstances…Creating Our Destiny” May 14, 2022 8:30am - 1:00pm Pasadena City College 1570 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, Ca 91106 Registration Deadline - May 10, 2022 Register here: yaawc2022.eventbrite.com Workshops Topics include: STEAM Careers, Climate Justice, College, Podcasting/YouTube, Interviewing Skills, Self-care, Fashion, Art Activity, Adapting to New Cultural and Environments and Speak Sis... continue reading »"18th Young African American Women's Conference"

Public Workshops and California Environmental Quality Act Scoping Meetings on the Draft 2022 Air Quality Management Plan

The South Coast Air Quality Management District announces the release of the Draft 2022 Air Quality Management Plan (AQMP) and invites you to participate in regional public workshops scheduled as shown in the table below. These meetings also serve as California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) scoping meetings for the 2022 AQMP. Multiple meetings are scheduled to provide more opportunities for stakeholders to discuss the Draft 2022 AQMP as well as an environmental impact analysis of the AQMP in accordance with CEQA. Meeting... continue reading »"Public Workshops and California Environmental Quality Act Scoping Meetings on the Draft 2022 Air Quality Management Plan"

Press Release - Bike Month Pasadena 2022

May 10, 2022 Bike Month Pasadena 2022.  See the city in a whole new way. Rediscover the joy and excitement of riding a bike! Leave the car at home and see the City of Pasadena on two wheels during Bike Month Pasadena, May 11th through 29th. A joint effort between the City and community partners Day One and Pasadena Complete Streets Coalition, this fun annual event returns after a two year hiatus to celebrate bicycling as a safe and sustainable... continue reading »"Press Release - Bike Month Pasadena 2022"

National Letter Carrier's Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

DONATE AND VOLUNTEER on MAY 14TH On Saturday, May 14th, fill a bag of non-perishable food items and place it by your mailbox so your local postal service worker can collect it! All food donations will go toward Foothill Unity Center and our mission to eliminate food insecurity in the San Gabriel Valley. Please consider volunteering at your local post office to help unload trucks and sort the food. Put your non-perishable donation in a bag by your mailbox. We'll... continue reading »"National Letter Carrier's Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive"

Metro On the Move Riders Program is Back for In-Person or Virtual Workshops

On the Move Riders Program works to empower older adults with the information and confidence to travel on public transportation by providing one-on-one and group travel training, informational transit tours and transit education presentations.  Join us and learn more at our upcoming 6th Annual Older Adult Transportation Expo on June 29th. RSVP by visiting metro.net/onthemove or by calling Lilly Ortiz at 213.922.2002.

Bike Month Pasadena Returns!

The City of Pasadena is hosting a month long campaign of fun and healthy bicycle activities throughout the month of May. May is traditionally recognized as National Bike Month but has not been celebrated in Pasadena since 2019. Activities will include group rides, social gatherings, a film screening, and guided tours of local landmarks. Some highlights include:    Night Ride on Saturday, May 14th - A guided evening bike tour of various Pasadena landmarks Bike to Work Day on Thursday, May 19th - A morning... continue reading »"Bike Month Pasadena Returns!"