Notice of Public Meeting Changed to the Washington Park Community House

Pasadena, CA – Due to the cancellation of the Public Safety Committee meeting on June 19, 2024, the Pasadena Police Department has rescheduled and relocated the public meeting to review the 2023 Military Equipment Report in accordance with Assembly Bill 481 (AB 481). The new meeting date is Tuesday, July 16, 2024, at 6:30 p.m., and it will take place at the Washington Park Community House, located at 700 E. Washington Blvd., Pasadena, CA.

In compliance with AB 481, the Pasadena Police Department is submitting an annual Report on the use of equipment, any comments, concerns, remarks, input, or feedback regarding the use of the equipment, results of any internal audits on the use of the equipment, the annual costs for the equipment, the quantity possessed by the agency and the intention to purchase additional equipment in the next fiscal year. In addition, within 30 days of submitting and publicly releasing the Report, a well-publicized and community engagement meeting must be held to allow for public comments.

Persons wishing to comment on the proposed Report may do so at the public hearing or by submitting a written statement prior to the public hearing to the Pasadena Police Department, Attn: Military Equipment Use Coordinator – Lt. Monica Cuellar, 207 N. Garfield Avenue, Pasadena, Ca. 91101 or on the Pasadena Police Department website at the following address;
https://www.cityofpasadena.net/police/news/ab-481-military-equipment-policy/

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you need special assistance to participate in a Public Safety Committee meeting, please contact the City Clerk’s office at (626) 744-4124 at least three (3) working days before the meeting or time when special services are needed. This notification will help City Staff in making reasonable arrangements to provide you with access to the meeting.

For further information, please contact Lieutenant Monica Cuellar at (626) 744-7875 or email at mcuellar@cityofpasadena.net