City Of Pasadena Announces 710 Reconnecting Communities’ Oral History Project and Survey

CITY OF PASADENA ANNOUNCES 710 RECONNECTING COMMUNITIES’ ORAL HISTORY PROJECT AND SURVEY An Initiative Capturing Stories Shaped by The State Route 710 (SR 710) Freeway Construction PASADENA, Calif. —  The City of Pasadena has begun the oral history component of the Historic Project for the City’s 710 Stub Master Plan. The oral history portion, one of three parts, aims to capture and acknowledge the diverse stories of community members displaced by the SR 710 Freeway (710) construction project. In order... continue reading »"City Of Pasadena Announces 710 Reconnecting Communities’ Oral History Project and Survey"

City of Pasadena and the One Arroyo Foundation Secure $500,000 Grant From California State Parks For One Arroyo Trail Critical Linkages Project

The City of Pasadena, in partnership with the One Arroyo Foundation, is thrilled to announce the successful acquisition of a significant $500,000 grant from California State Parks for the One Arroyo Trail Critical Linkages Project. This grant, part of the larger $6.7 million recommended by California State Parks to the Federal Highway Administration's Recreation Trails grant program (RTP), marks a crucial step towards enhancing outdoor recreational opportunities and preserving the natural beauty of the Arroyo Seco. The One Arroyo Trail... continue reading »"City of Pasadena and the One Arroyo Foundation Secure $500,000 Grant From California State Parks For One Arroyo Trail Critical Linkages Project"

Volunteer for Homeless Count

Event Details: Date: January 23 and 24, 2024 Time: 8-10PM on 1/23 and 6-8AM on 1/24 Location: Assigned Zones Covering Pasadena Purpose: The Homeless Count is an essential effort to assess the number of individuals and families experiencing homelessness in Pasadena. This data is crucial for securing funding and planning effective services and programs. Why Volunteer? Make a Difference: Your participation helps us gather accurate data, which is critical for providing support and resources to those in need. Community Engagement:... continue reading »"Volunteer for Homeless Count"

Parking Strategic Plan Community Meeting 10/19

The City's Parking Strategic Plan has been finalized and is available now by clicking here. The Parking Division will be hosting several Town Hall meetings to present the plan to the public. The first of those will be held Thursday, October 19, at 6 p.m. at the HMRI building, 686 S. Fair Oaks Ave. The meeting will also be available on Zoom. Learn more:

Watch the 9/12/2023 District 6 Town Hall

Councilmember Steve Madison hosted a districtwide District 6 Town Hall on September 12, 2023, at the Huntington Medical Research Institute. City Manager Miguel Márquez and Police Chief Eugene Harris provided updates on their roles since starting within the last year, especially as their work relates to District 6. Councilmember Madison also provided updates on the 710 stub planning process, the disposition of the Caltrans houses, the Colorado Street Bridge barrier design concepts, the Avenue 64 roundabout, the Caltrans project on... continue reading »"Watch the 9/12/2023 District 6 Town Hall"

Celebrating Latino Heritage Month September 15-October 15

The City of Pasadena is commemorating National Latino Heritage Month by celebrating the rich Latin American history and culture with a wide variety of programming, including a free parade, festival, events, and activities for all ages. Click here to read the English version of the City's "Celebrating Latino Heritage Month" pamphlet. Haga clic aquí para leer la versión en español del folleto de la ciudad "Celebrando el Mes de la Herencia Latina."

Fire Department Memo on Public Safety

The Pasadena Fire Department was recently honored by the American Heart Association (AHA) for excellence in cardiac care. The Gold Plus award is the highest honor that a fire agency can achieve. It represents excellence in patient care for those suffering a heart attack and truly represents lives being saved. This award provides a great opportunity to educate our community on the signs and symptoms of a heart attack. A heart attack occurs when blood flow to the heart is... continue reading »"Fire Department Memo on Public Safety"

Watch the 710 Stub Bus Tour

If you missed the recent bus tour of the 710 stub as part of the Reconnecting Communities 710 Advisory Group meeting, you can watch Pasadena Media's coverage of the tour at the link below. We encourage all District 6 residents to learn about the history of the stub, stay up to date with the planning process, and make your voices heard as we embark on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to re-envision this portion of west Pasadena. Watch the tour at this... continue reading »"Watch the 710 Stub Bus Tour"