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This is a picture of the U.S.A. Flag on special display in front of national historic landmark City Hall building at beautiful Pasadena, California

This is a picture of the U.S.A. Flag on special display in front of national historic landmark City Hall building at beautiful Pasadena, CaliforniaCLOSURES AND REMINDERS FOR LINCOLN, WASHINGTON BIRTHDAYS 2017

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena residents and businesses are reminded that City Hall and many City services will be closed Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, in observance of Lincoln’s birthday, and Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, for Washington’s birthday.  Specific closures, reminders and exceptions are listed below.

The Pasadena Fire and Police departments will continue to provide patrol, jail, fire, paramedic and other emergency services during the holiday.  For life-threatening emergencies, remember to always call 9-1-1.  “If You See Something, Say Something” by calling the Pasadena Police Department at (626) 744-4241 for non-emergencies.

The Pasadena City Council will not meet on either Monday closure.  The City Council and the Pasadena Unified School District will hold their annual joint meeting on Thursday, Feb. 16 at City Hall.  The next regularly scheduled Council meeting is Monday, Feb. 27.

Pasadena’s Citizen Service Center, (626) 744-7311,, will remain open both days, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., for calls from the public.

Pasadena residents and businesses with any power emergencies should call the Pasadena Water and Power (PWP) Department at (626) 744-4673 and for water-related emergencies call (626) 744-4138.  PWP’s regular Customer Call Center will be closed for the holidays, but customers can access their accounts and pay bills online at or by calling (626) 744-4005.

The City’s Municipal Services Payment Center at City Hall will be closed both days, as will the Parking Office, for citation payments, at 221 E. Walnut St.

Trash, recycling and yard waste pickups will be on the regular schedule, including bulky item pickups.

Pasadena Transit and Dial-A-Ride buses will operate on regular schedules for both days.  All parking meters will be in operation, and time limits as well as all parking violations will be enforced on Feb.13.  On Feb. 20, all parking meters will be free, and parking time limits will not be enforced.  Parking meter enforcement will resume Feb. 21.  Violations for red curb parking, overnight parking and blocking fire hydrants will continue to be enforced on both holidays.

All Pasadena Public Library sites will be closed Feb. 12-13 and Feb. 19-20 in observance of the holidays.

All community centers operated by the City’s Human Services and Recreation Department will be closed both holidays.  All parks will be open for picnics, fun and play, but no site reservations are accepted for the holidays.

Stay connected to the City of Pasadena!  Visit us online at; follow us on Twitter @PasadenaGov,, and Instagram @PasadenaGov,; like us on Facebook at; and subscribe to our YouTube channel at  Or call the Citizen Service Center, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday at (626) 744-7311.


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 6, 2017 #007-17

NEWS MEDIA CONTACT: William H. Boyer, Public Information Officer, City Manager’s Office, (626) 744-4755,