PASADENA WINS A TOP TEN DIGITAL CITIES AWARD FOR SECOND TIME

Posted on November 30, 2016 in

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PASADENA WINS “TOP TEN” DIGITAL CITY AWARD FOR SECOND TIME PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena recently was named as one of the “Top Ten” digital cities in the nation by The Center for Digital Government.  This is the second time Pasadena has been recognized as a technologically progressive and innovative city when compared to other cities of similar… Read More

CITY RECEIVES PEDESTRIAN SAFETY GRANT

Posted on November 28, 2016 in

Pedestrian Safety

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena’s efforts to help make school zones safer for pedestrians received a financial boost thanks to a $145,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety to the City’s Department of Transportation for its Safer Streets Pasadena–School Area Safety Program. The “Safer Streets” program is part of Pasadena’s focus on pedestrian safety and includes… Read More

MAYOR’S HOLIDAY TREE LIGHTING DEC. 2, 2016

Posted on November 23, 2016 in

City Hall Christmas Tree

THE BEST, FAMILY FRIENDLY HOLIDAY TREE LIGHTING EVENT IN PASADENA AT CITY HALL DEC. 2, 2016.  Mayor Terry Tornek Lights the Tree at 6 p.m. Be sure to allow plenty of time to park and walk over. you don’t want to miss the tree lighting at 6 p.m. Family Fun, The “Big Guy” Himself (Yes, that… Read More

THANKSGIVING 2016 CLOSURES AND REMINDERS

Posted on November 18, 2016 in

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PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena residents and businesses are reminded that City Hall and most City services will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 24, and Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holiday.  Specific closures and exceptions are noted below. Pasadena Fire and Police departments will continue to be staffed for all patrol, jail, fire,… Read More

SNAKES, SHEEP, MESSAGE FROM LITTLE BOY SENDS STRONG TOBACCO PREVENTION MESSAGE

Posted on November 16, 2016 in

Goats Smoking

PASADENA, Calif.—Snakes, sheep and a poignant message from a little boy are part of an important, bilingual public awareness campaign unveiled today by the Pasadena Public Health Department (PPHD) to help warn against the dangers of using menthol cigarettes, electronic vaping devices and tobacco-flavored products. The local educational campaign in English and Spanish is focused… Read More

ELECTION NOTICE FOR 2017 CITY COUNCIL AND SCHOOL DISTRICT RACES: NOMINATING PERIOD NOV. 14 – DEC. 9, 2016

Posted on November 9, 2016 in

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PASADENA, Calif.—Now that the U.S. Presidential General Election is over, Pasadena’s voters will be able to focus on electing local representatives in 2017 for Pasadena’s City Council Districts 3, 5 and 7 and the Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) Board of Education Districts 1, 3, 5 and 7.  Candidates for the City Council and Board… Read More

CHANGE YOUR CLOCKS NOVEMBER 6, 2016; CHANGE SMOKE ALARM BATTERIES TOO!

Posted on November 3, 2016 in

PASADENA, Calif.—The Pasadena Fire Department, www.cityofpasadena.net/Fire, reminds you to change all of  the batteries in you smoke alarms when you change your clocks back one hour on Sunday, November 6, 2016.  Here are some handy tips and reminders to consider: Change Your Smoke Alarm Batteries!  Replace old batteries with fresh, high quality batteries to keep… Read More