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710 Tunnel Community Meeting- September 15, 2016

  Hosted by Councilmember Steve Madison at the Pasadena Convention Center on September 15, 2016. Speakers include Paul Moore, Nelson Nygaard Consulting Associates David Grannis, , pointC, LLC & Stefanos Polyzoides, Moule & Polyzoides.


Pasadena Councilmember Steve Madison Discusses Forum on 710 Tunnel Option

Pasadena Councilmember Steve Madison Discusses Forum on 710 Tunnel Option from Pasadena Now on Vimeo. The public is invited to a community meeting on the proposed 710 tunnel project at the Pasadena Convention Center Ballroom, 300 E. Green Street, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 15. The meeting is sponsored […]


Growth and Development in Pasadena

“WHITHER PASADENA?” GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT IN PASADENA Pasadena Residents: In her seminal book, “The Death and Life of Great American Cities,” Jane Jacobs wrote, “Cities are an immense laboratory of trial and error, failure and success, in city building and city design.” If one accepts Jacobs’ view (generally a safe […]


Arlington Garden

Thousands drive by Arlington Garden each day on busy South Pasadena Avenue and see a pleasant landscape. While those who stop for a moment see much more, those who stay a little longer discover surprises around every corner. Beauty to blight Today, the garden is home to 350 trees and […]


La Loma Bridge Project

La Loma Bridge Schedule Bidding process – Fall 2014 Start of Construction – Spring 2015 Completion – Fall 2016 Click here for more information on the La Loma Bridge Project


El Nino Forum

On December 1, 2016 Steve Madison hosted a very successful Community Forum: “Is Pasadena Prepared for El Niño?” If you missed the forum but wish to view the broadcast, please go to https://youtu.be/hHjNT6Cd8SA. For additional information on protecting your family and your property and limiting the effects of El Niño, […]


Demolition of the Desiderio Army Reserve Center

On September 10, 2015 Councilmember Steve Madison, Sonja Yates, Executive Director for Habitat for Humanity, City Manager Michael Beck and guests celebrated the beginning of the demolition of the buildings to make room for the Desiderio Park and the future home of nine Habitat for Humanity homes. We anticipate a […]