Fourth of July 2015: Stay Cool in Hot Temps

Posted on June 29, 2015 in

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TAKE PRECAUTIONS AGAINST HOT TEMPS THIS WEEKEND PASADENA, Calif.–It’s going to getHOT out there this weekend, Pasadena!  The City wishes to remind everyone to take precautions against the heat and stay connected to the City for any alerts and updates. Pasadena Fire and Police Departments will continue to be staffed for all patrol, jail, fire,… Read More

Fourth of July 2015 Closures, Reminders

Posted on June 29, 2015 in

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 29, 2015 #044-15 FOURTH OF JULY 2015 CLOSURES, REMINDERS FOR PASADENA PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena residents, businesses and visitors are reminded that City Hall and most City business offices and administrative services will be closed on both Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4, 2015, Independence Day, in observance of our Great Nation’s… Read More

All Personal Fireworks Illegal in Pasadena; Zero Tolerance Enforcement Announced for Fourth of July 2015

Posted on June 25, 2015 in

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 15, 2015 #040-15 SAFETY URGED DURING 4TH OF JULY; ALL FIREWORKS ILLEGAL IN PASADENA PASADENA, Calif.—The Pasadena Fire and Police Departments remind the public it is illegal to sell, use or possess fireworks in Pasadena.  The City maintains a Zero Tolerance Policy for fireworks. Violators are subject to arrest; impound of… Read More

Happy 129th Birthday City of Pasadena Celebration June 28, 2015

Posted on June 25, 2015 in

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Happy 129th Birthday City of Pasadena! Happy Birthday Pasadena: Forward Motion! Presented by Pasadena Museum of History and the City of Pasadena – Sunday, June 28, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. PASADENA, Calif.—Everyone is invited to join the free community festivities from 1-4 p.m., Sunday, June 28, 2015 as the Pasadena Museum of History and the City… Read More

City Files Lawsuit Seeking Recovery of Embezzled Funds

Posted on June 24, 2015 in

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 24, 2015 #042-15 CITY FILES LAWSUIT SEEKING RECOVERY OF EMBEZZLED FUNDS PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena has filed a civil lawsuit seeking recovery of monies allegedly embezzled from its Underground Utilities Fund, Pasadena City Attorney Michele Beal Bagneris announced today. The lawsuit was filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court against… Read More

Chalk Festival; Police Dept. Car Show June 20-21, 2015

Posted on June 19, 2015 in

THE 23rd ANNUAL PASADENA CHALK FESTIVAL RETURNS TO PASEO COLORADO THIS FATHER’S DAY WEEKEND, JUNE 20-21 / VINTAGE CARS AND HOT RODS GALORE ON THE STREETS OF PASADENA FOR POLICE  DEPARTMENT’S 14TH ANNUAL CLASSIC CAR SHOW JUNE 21  The World’s Largest Street Painting Festival Features Breath-taking Murals Created by Hundreds of Chalk Artists   PASADENA—The Pasadena Chalk Festival… Read More

Andy Wilson Appointed District 7 Councilmember

Posted on June 19, 2015 in

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ANDY WILSON APPOINTED DISTRICT 7 COUNCILMEMBER PASADENA, Calif.—The City Council on Monday, June 15, 2015, appointed Andy Wilson to fill the District 7 Council seat vacated by Terry Tornek after Mr. Tornek was elected mayor.  Mr. Wilson will serve as the appointed District 7 councilmember until Monday, May 1, 2017. “It’s an honor to have… Read More

Police Arrest Two Men Armed With Guns in Two Incidents in 24 Hours Without Using Lethal Force

Posted on June 17, 2015 in

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POLICE RESPOND TO CITIZEN’S REPORT OF MAN SHOOTING AN ASSAULT RIFLE AT PUBLIC ARCHERY RANGE; PASADENA, Calif.–On March 1, 2015 shortly before noon, Pasadena Police Officers responded to the public Archery Range, 400 block south Arroyo Blvd, regarding a citizen’s call of a male armed with a semi-automatic rifle and firing indiscriminately. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE… Read More

Report Water Waste: Conserving Water is Important to All

Posted on June 9, 2015 in

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 9, 2015 #039-15 REPORT WATER WASTE: CONSERVING WATER IS IMPORTANT FOR ALL PASADENA, Calif.—Residents, visitors and businesses are reminded to conserve water wherever and whenever possible. Since June 1, 2015, the City has been under its Level 2 Water Supply Shortage Plan to reduce water use by 28 percent as adopted by… Read More

Make Music Pasadena June 6, 2015 Road Closures & Event Info!

Posted on June 4, 2015 in

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 1, 2015 #036-15 UPDATED EVENT INFO AS OF JUNE 3, 2015 ROAD CLOSURES, PARKING INFO BELOW SCHEDULE OF MAIN STAGES AND MORE ARTISTS ANNOUNCED FOR MAKE MUSIC PASADENA The West Coast’s Largest Free Music Festival Returns on Saturday, June 6, with Six Main Stages and More Than 30 Supporting Venues PASADENA,… Read More

LEVEL 2 WATER SHORTAGE PLAN ADOPTED; OUTDOOR WATERING LIMITED TO ONLY TWO DAYS

Posted on June 2, 2015 in

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  June 2, 2015  #038-15 LEVEL 2 WATER SHORTAGE PLAN ADOPTED; 2-DAY ONLY OUTDOOR WATERING PASADENA, Calif.—The Pasadena City Council on June 1, 2015 adopted the City’s Level 2 Water Supply Shortage Plan requiring additional mandatory water restrictions for residents and businesses effective immediately due to the severe drought in California. The Council… Read More

Appointment Process to Fill District 7 Council Vacancy Announced; Paperwork Issued & Filed–UPDATED JUNE 1, 2015

Posted on June 1, 2015 in

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UPDATED JUNE 1, 2015: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 11, 2015 #031-15 COUNCIL DETERMINES APPLICATION PROCESS TO FILL DISTRICT 7 VACANCY CITY CLERK’S OFFICE BEGINS ISSUING PAPERWORK TO POTENTIAL APPLICANTS PASADENA, Calif.—Applications will be accepted for 18 days, beginning May 14 until 5:30 p.m., June 1, 2015, from eligible Pasadena residents who are registered voters living… Read More