Application Period for the 2022 Edison Lineworker Scholarship Program is OPEN Now through May 6, 2022

The $1 million scholarship program is funded by Edison shareholders, as well as support from IBEW Local 47, and awards up to $25,000 per recipient Los Angeles, CA - March, 21, 2022 -- To develop a workforce that reflects our community, one of the most diverse populations in the country, Edison International and Southern California Edison are working with IBEW Local 47 and Brotherhood Crusade to cultivate and strengthen a diverse workforce through the Lineworker Scholarship Program. The scholarship was launched in... continue reading »"Application Period for the 2022 Edison Lineworker Scholarship Program is OPEN Now through May 6, 2022"

City of Pasadena Receives $1.5 Million Grant to
 Expand Free Public Wi-Fi Service in City Parks

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena’s efforts to expand free public Wi-Fi service to all 33 City parks and park facilities received a $1.5 million boost from a Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) grant approved by U.S. Congress last week. Sponsored by Senator Dianne Feinstein and Congresswoman Judy Chu at the request of the City, the funds will be used to expand broadband access into each of the City’s neighborhood parks. The public Wi-Fi service will improve access to... continue reading »"City of Pasadena Receives $1.5 Million Grant to
 Expand Free Public Wi-Fi Service in City Parks"

Pasadena Water and Power Hosts Hybrid Community Meeting on Sunset Complex Project on Thursday, March 24

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena Water and Power (PWP) will host a community meeting on the Sunset Complex Project on Thursday, March 24, at 5 p.m. at Robinson Park Recreation Center, 1081 N. Fair Oaks Ave. The meeting will be simulcast via Zoom. California is in the middle of another drought with water supplies reaching historically low levels. With water supplies becoming scarcer, PWP is looking to address aging water infrastructure and improving local resiliency. The Sunset Reservoirs are one of 14 reservoirs that serve a critical... continue reading »"Pasadena Water and Power Hosts Hybrid Community Meeting on Sunset Complex Project on Thursday, March 24"

Invitation to Community Town Hall

TOPIC: What You Would Like to See in Pasadena’s Next City Manager The City of Pasadena invites you to attend an in-person community town hall meeting to share your thoughts about the characteristics, experience and background you would like to see in the City’s next City Manager. Wendi Brown of WBCP Inc., the firm that will conduct the recruitment, will facilitate this meeting. The meeting will occur at: Pasadena City College – Creveling Lounge  Address: 1570 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena,... continue reading »"Invitation to Community Town Hall"

2022 Armenian Genocide Scholarship Contest - Reminder

The California Armenian Legislative Caucus is holding two scholarship contests for the 2022 remembrance of the Armenian Genocide. California high school students from 9th grade through 12th grade are invited to participate in an essay contest and/or a visual arts contest to increase greater awareness of the Armenian Genocide on its anniversary. All winners will be contacted directly and announced to mainstream and Armenian media by the California Armenian Legislative Caucus on April 15, 2022. All winners will be awarded... continue reading »"2022 Armenian Genocide Scholarship Contest - Reminder"

Pasadena Police Officers Association Scholarships

Pasadena Police Officers Association Scholarships The Pasadena Police Officers Association (PPOA) supports youth in our community and looks forward to recognizing the accomplishments of distinguished students. The PPOA offers several different scholarship opportunities for graduating seniors.  In addition to the specific requirements for each scholarship, all students need to meet the following criteria: Be eligible for graduation or have graduated from high school on or before June of 2022 Have maintained a GPA of 2.75 or better during both Junior... continue reading »"Pasadena Police Officers Association Scholarships"

The Governor's Office and an Anonymous Donor Add $55,000 to Reward for Information Related to Iran Moreno's Homicide

PASADENA, CA – An anonymous donor recently added $5,000 to the City of Pasadena’s $10,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the suspect(s) responsible for the tragic murder of 13-year old Iran Moreno on November 20, 2021 while he played video games in his bedroom. Today, Governor Newsom’s office announced an additional $50,000 reward is being offered from the State of California to assist in this investigation and will be included with the Los Angeles... continue reading »"The Governor's Office and an Anonymous Donor Add $55,000 to Reward for Information Related to Iran Moreno's Homicide"

Change Your Clocks, Change Your Batteries

The long-standing “Change Your Clocks, Change Your Batteries” campaign encourages the public to change smoke alarm batteries when turning back clocks in the fall and ahead in the spring. On March 13 states throughout the US turn their clocks forward for Daylight Savings Time. Please use this opportunity to change your home’s smoke alarm batteries as well. Because working smoke alarms are a critical element of home fire safety, we want to reinforce the importance of working batteries. Today’s smoke... continue reading »"Change Your Clocks, Change Your Batteries"

Pasadena Water and Power Hosts Virtual Power Delivery Master Plan Community Meeting

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena Water and Power (PWP) will host a virtual community meeting on the Power Delivery Master Plan (PDMP) on Tuesday, March 15, at 5 p.m. via Zoom. The PDMP is a detailed strategic plan focused on addressing critical challenges, long-term strategies, and future guidance in order to maintain a safe, reliable and cost-effective power delivery system. The PDMP will serve as a guide over a 20-year period, and will be reviewed every five years to ensure renewed focus and analysis. In addition to... continue reading »"Pasadena Water and Power Hosts Virtual Power Delivery Master Plan Community Meeting"


Pasadena Water and Power Hosts Public Outreach Meeting for Water Rate Adjustments
 on Wednesday, March 9th; Public Hearing Scheduled for March 14th

PASADENA, Calif.—The Pasadena City Council will hold a public hearing on Monday, March 14, at 5 p.m. via video/teleconference to consider the adoption of recommended water rate adjustments to existing rate structures, and a change in the definition of the capital improvement charge. The public is encouraged to participate via video/teleconference and submit public comments.  As part of its continued public outreach campaign, Pasadena Water and Power (PWP) will host the third and final community outreach meeting about water rates... continue reading »"
Pasadena Water and Power Hosts Public Outreach Meeting for Water Rate Adjustments
 on Wednesday, March 9th; Public Hearing Scheduled for March 14th"