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"

The City of Pasadena Hosts Blood Drive in Support of Huntington Hospital

City of Pasadena Blood Drive - Supporting Huntington Hospital We have a critical shortage of blood. Date: Thursday, March 17th, 2022 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. City Hall, Basement Room S018 Blood donors will receive a Baskin Robbins gift card. To sign up, call or text (626) 676-3035. Eat a nutritious meal, be well hydrated, bring your driver’s license. If you have been vaccinated, please bring proof of vaccination. Your donation matters!

City of Pasadena Announces Updated Mask Recommendations and COVID-19 Health Orders

(PASADENA, CA.) – As of March 3, 2022, LA County and Pasadena have moved into the Low COVID-19 Community Level, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Community Level designation. Therefore, the Pasadena Public Health Department (PPHD) is issuing updated Health Officer Orders that will go into effect on Friday, March 4. Under these revised orders, indoor masking will be strongly recommended, but not required, for vaccinated and unvaccinated individuals, except in high-risk settings where federal and... continue reading »"City of Pasadena Announces Updated Mask Recommendations and COVID-19 Health Orders"

The Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department Announces the Rose Internship Program

Online Application Period: Tuesday, March 1st Through Tuesday, March 15th, 2022 The ROSE Internship Program is a program for Pasadena youth and young adults age 14-24 available for low to moderate-income households. Work assignments include, but are not limited to the fields of recreation, day camps, maintenance, clerical, technology, engineering, and internship opportunities may be available throughout the year based on health restrictions due to COVID-19.  To Apply, Please Visit www.cityofpasadena.net/parks-and-rec/rose For more information or application assistance, please call (626)... continue reading »"The Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department Announces the Rose Internship Program"

Pasadena Public Health Department Extends #VaccinatePasadena Video Contest Deadline

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena Public Health Department has launched an innovative COVID-19 vaccine video contest to spotlight the benefits of choosing vaccination, to counter harmful myths, and to promote an open dialogue about COVID-19 and vaccines through the sharing of experiences on social media. The 2022 #VaccinatePasadena Video Contest invites students ages 4-24 (grades TK-college) to create and submit artwork or share a short video on TikTok or Instagram with a powerful and positive COVID-19 vaccine message. Students in different grade categories—elementary school,... continue reading »"Pasadena Public Health Department Extends #VaccinatePasadena Video Contest Deadline"

City Of Pasadena Announces “Herstory 2022”

The City of Pasadena Commission on the Status of Women is pleased to host “Herstory 2022: Addressing Barriers for Women in the Workforce,” a virtual event on International Women’s Day, Tuesday, March 8 from 5:30-7:00 PM. This free event will bring together community leaders from the public and private sector to discuss challenges experienced by working women, including those that intensified during the COVID-19 pandemic.  The program will be hosted by Beverley Morgan-Sandoz, Chair of the Commission on the Status... continue reading »"City Of Pasadena Announces “Herstory 2022”"

City of Pasadena Statement Regarding School Masking

(PASADENA, CA.) - The California Department of Public Health continues to adjust masking guidance to reflect reduced COVID-19 transmission and higher vaccination rates across many communities. The Pasadena Public Health Department (PPHD) will align school masking measures with the state and shift to strongly recommending indoor masking requirements at childcare sites and K-12 schools beginning March 12. School districts and campuses may continue to require masking at schools and during school activities and are encouraged to consult with teachers, staff,... continue reading »"City of Pasadena Statement Regarding School Masking"

The Armenian Legislative Caucus Hosts 2022 Armenian Genocide Scholarship Contest

The Armenian Legislative Caucus is proud to announce that it will be holding two scholarship contests for the 2022 Commemoration 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 raise awareness of the Armenian Genocide on its anniversary. All selected winners will be awarded scholarships ranging from $500 to $1000. All winners will also be acknowledged at the California Armenian Legislative... continue reading »"The Armenian Legislative Caucus Hosts 2022 Armenian Genocide Scholarship Contest"