District 7 is home to many of Pasadena’s iconic institutions, including the Pasadena Playhouse, Caltech, Pasadena Community College, the Planetary Society, the Langham Huntington Hotel, and the dusitD2 Constance Hotel. The South Lake Business Association and the Playhouse District Association, both in District7, provide a wealth of shopping and dining opportunities. Our public schools include Hamilton Elementary, McKinley School, and Blair International Baccalaureate School, and independent Schools in the district are St. Philip the Apostle School and Polytechnic School. Two of Pasadena’s oldest and most beautiful neighborhoods, Madison Heights and Oak Knoll, were subdivided in the late 19th century with their oldest homes built in 1890 and 1905 respectively. Known for its walkability and beautiful street tree canopy, District 7 is centrally located with easy adjacency to downtown.

District 7 is bounded by Los Robles, Del Mar, Madison, California, Marengo, Arroyo, the Pasadena Freeway, Orlando, Homet, Roosevelt and Colorado.

South Lake Avenue Calendar of Events

District 7 Commissioners

Dr. Xilian Chen Stammer
Laurie Burruss
Imran Chaudhry
Lorena Yepez Hernandez
Laura S. Garrett, Chair
Alejandro Menchaca
Joseph Ruedoflores
Vera Jean Vignes, Chair
Wendy Wang
Kim Douglas
Sally Howell
Michael Williamson
Eileen Williamson
Richard Schammel
Deborah Raupp
James De Pietro