EARTHQUAKES ARE EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS REMINDERS SEPT. 2015

Posted on September 16, 2015 in

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EARTHQUAKES ARE IMPORTANT REMINDERS TO BE PREPARED NOW FOR DISASTERS AND EMERGENCIES PASADENA, Calif.—The recent earthquakes in nearby Big Bear and off the South American coast of Santiago, Chile, serve as important reminders for everybody to be prepared now for local disasters and emergencies at home, at work and in your cars. It is not… Read More

NEW FINANCE DIRECTOR APPOINTED BY CITY MANAGER

Posted on September 16, 2015 in

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 16, 2015 #057-15 NEW FINANCE DEPARTMENT DIRECTOR APPOINTED BY CITY MANAGER PASADENA, Calif.—City Manager Michael J. Beck today announced the appointment of Matthew E. Hawkesworth as the new Director for the Pasadena Finance Department.  As the Finance Director, Mr. Hawkesworth will be responsible for the administration and operation of the Finance… Read More

NATIONAL VOTER REGISTRATION DAY IS SEPT. 22, 2015

Posted on September 14, 2015 in

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 14, 2015 #056-15 NATIONAL VOTER REGISTRATION DAY IS SEPT. 22, 2015 PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena residents can register to vote or update their voter registration information during National Voter Registration Day on Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015.  Volunteers will be available at six locations throughout the City from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to… Read More

COMMISSION ENCOURAGES WOMEN TO ATTEND HEALTH CONFERENCE OCT. 2, 2015

Posted on September 14, 2015 in

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 14, 2015 #055-15 SOCAL WOMEN’S HEALTH CONFERENCE IN PASADENA OCT. 2, 2015 PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena’s Commission on the Status of Women is encouraging women of all ages to attend the 15th annual Southern California Women’s Health Conference & Expo, 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Friday, Oct. 2, 2015, at the Pasadena Convention… Read More

Hot Weather Tips & Reminders Sept. 8-12, 2015

Posted on September 8, 2015 in

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tAKE PRECAUTIONS AGAINST HOT TEMPS SEPT. 8-12, 2015 PASADENA, Calif.–It’s HOT out there this week, Pasadena!  Weather officials are predicting excessive heat for Pasadena, the San Gabriel Valley and the greater Los Angeles County area for this week. This means an increased risk for heat-related illness and issues for the elderly, infants, outdoor workers and those venturing… Read More

Labor Day 2015 Closures, Reminders

Posted on September 3, 2015 in

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 31, 2015 #051-15 LABOR DAY 2015 CLOSURES, REMINDERS FOR PASADENA PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena residents and businesses are reminded that City Hall and many City services will be closed on Monday, Sept. 7, 2015, in observance of Labor Day. The City Council’s next regularly scheduled meeting will be Monday, Sept. 21. The Pasadena… Read More

NEW PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT DIRECTOR APPOINTED BY CITY MANAGER

Posted on September 3, 2015 in

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 3, 2015 #053-15 NEW PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT DIRECTOR APPOINTED BY CITY MANAGER PASADENA, Calif.—City Manager Michael J. Beck today announced the appointment of Michael Johnson as the new Director for the Pasadena Public Health Department (PPHD).  As the Public Health Director, Mr. Johnson is responsible for the overall planning, administration and… Read More

PUBLIC REVIEW PERIOD EXTENDED TO SEPT. 14, 2015 FOR NON-POTABLE WATER PROJECT

Posted on September 2, 2015 in

PUBLIC REVIEW PERIOD EXTENDED TO SEPT, 14, 2015 FOR PASADENA NON-POTABLE WATER PROJECT PASADENA, Calif.—The public review period for the Non-Potable Water Project has been extended for an additional two weeks until Sept. 14, 2015.  Your feedback on this important project matters and we want to hear from you! Go to www.cityofpasadena.net/waterandpower/recycledwater/for complete details on… Read More

Kickoff Event for New Desiderio Project Sept. 10, 2015

Posted on September 2, 2015 in

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 2, 2015 #054-15 PUBLIC INVITED TO KICKOFF EVENT FOR NEW DESIDERIO PROJECT SEPT. 10, 2015 PASADENA, Calif.—Join Pasadena Councilmember Steve Madison, City officials and the San Gabriel Valley Habitat for Humanity at the Desiderio Army Reserve Center demolition kickoff event at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015, at 655 Westminster Dr. … Read More

Minimum Wage Report

Posted on September 2, 2015 in

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Pasadena’s Minimum Wage Ordinance The Pasadena City Council adopted a Minimum Wage Ordinance on March 14, 2016. The ordinance takes effect on July 1, 2016, for large employers and July 1, 2017, for smaller employers. The recently adopted state minimum wage law does not preempt Pasadena’s minimum wage ordinance. Pasadena’s minimum wage ordinance provides for… Read More