March 8, 2021: Proclamation - Women's History Month

PROCLAMATION: Whereas, women of every race, class and ethnic background have made historic contributions to the growth and strength of Pasadena in countless recorded and unrecorded ways; and Whereas, women play a critical economic, cultural and social role in every sphere of life in Pasadena; and Whereas, particularly important in the establishment of early charitable, philanthropic and cultural institutions in our City, women have served as early leaders in the forefront of every major progressive social change movement; and Whereas,... continue reading »"March 8, 2021: Proclamation - Women's History Month"

State of the City 2021

Download: 2021 State of the City Speech (PDF) PASADENA MAYOR VICTOR M. GORDO - STATE OF THE CITY – 2/24/21 A TIME LIKE NO OTHER WELCOME Thank you Vice Mayor Wilson. I would like to start by thanking my beautiful family: my wife Kelly, daughter Emma and son Michael. It is only because of their sacrifice and support that I am able to serve as Mayor. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, I thought it appropriate to reach out from my... continue reading »"State of the City 2021"

January 18, 2021: Proclamation - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

PROCLAMATION Whereas the Civil Rights movement of the 1960’s has profoundly impacted the course of American history and continues to shape the direction and debate of our society; and Whereas one of the great leaders of that 20th century movement is Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., whose “dream” is no less inspirational and important today than when he first expressed it more than 50 years ago; and Whereas even with the gains of the Civil Rights movement over the years,... continue reading »"January 18, 2021: Proclamation - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day"