Labor Day 2017 Closures, Reminders

Posted on August 29, 2017 in

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena residents and businesses are reminded that City Hall and many City services will be closed on Monday, September 4, 2017 in observance of Labor Day.

The City Council will not meet the next two Mondays, Sept. 4 or Sept. 11.  The next regularly scheduled meeting will be Monday, Sept. 18, 2017.

The Pasadena Fire and Police departments will continue to be staffed for all patrol, jail, fire, paramedic and other emergency services.  For any life-threatening emergencies, always remember to call 9-1-1.  “If You See Something, Say Something” is an instrumental part of keeping the Pasadena community safe, every day.  Report suspicious activity by calling (626) 744-4241.

The Pasadena Water and Power Department is here to help too.  For any power emergencies, call (626) 744-4673.  For water-related emergencies call (626) 744-4138.  PWP’s Customer Service Call Center will be closed for the holiday, but customers can still access their accounts and make payments by phone at (626) 744-4005 or online at  The City’s Municipal Services Payment Center at City Hall also will be closed on Labor Day.

During the week of Sept. 4, refuse and recycling services will be postponed one day.  Monday pickup will be on Tuesday; Tuesday pickup on Wednesday; Wednesday pickup on Thursday; Thursday pickup on Friday, and Friday pickup on Saturday.  There will be no bulky item pickups on Saturday.

The Citizen Service Center,, will be closed Sept. 4 in observance of Labor Day, but resumes regular hours Sept. 5 and also will be open 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 9 to take calls.

The Central and all branches of the Pasadena Public Library will be closed two days, on Sunday, Sept. 3, and Labor Day, returning to regular schedules on Tuesday, Sept. 5.

The City’s Pasadena Transit public bus services and Dial-A-Ride transportation programs will not operate on Labor Day, but will resume normal service again on Tuesday, Sept. 5.  All parking meters not posted as “No Parking” will be free and time limits will not be enforced.  Violations for overnight parking, red curb parking, No Parking zones and blocking fire hydrants will continue to be enforced.  Regular enforcement resumes Sept. 5.

All Recreation and Community Centers operated by the City’s Human Services and Recreation Department will be closed on Labor Day, but all parks will be open for picnics, fun and festivities.  No site reservations are accepted on holidays.

The City wishes all residents to enjoy Labor Day and to celebrate responsibly.

Stay connected to the City of Pasadena!  Visit us online at; follow us on Twitter @PasadenaGov,, and Instagram @PasadenaGov,; on Facebook at; and subscribe to our YouTube channel at  Watch live streaming or archived video on demand about us on KPAS, the City’s government cable TV channel, at  Or call the Citizen Service Center, , 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday at (626) 744-7311.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  August 29, 2017  #042-17

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