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South Pasadena News and Updates from City Manager Stephanie DeWolfe

The South Pasadena Police Department, in cooperation with the Pasadena Police Air Operations Section is hosting its 13th annual toy drive for children in unfortunate situations. Money raised or toys that are donated from this effort will be provided to children in the pediatric unit at Huntington Memorial Hospital and children who are living in …

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The holidays are an exciting time of year.  With busy schedules and family visits, it’s easy to forget the basic safety tips that keep our homes safe from criminals who are looking for an opportunity to strike. The South Pasadena Police would like to remind you to: Keep all doors and windows locked.  Lock gates, …

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I am pleased to announce the promotions of Sergeants Thomas Jacobs and Shannon Robledo to the position of Police Lieutenant.  Both Jacobs and Robledo have made significant contributions to the South Pasadena Police Department and the residents of our community during their tenure.  Lieutenant Shannon Robledo has been  with  the police department for over 28 …

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I am proud to announce that the City recently adopted its first Green Action Plan.  Developed in collaboration with the Natural Resources and Environmental Commission, the Plan maps out environmental sustainability initiatives in five categories:  Working towards making the City plastic-free Enhancing water conservation Increasing organics diversion from the landfill Mitigating the impacts of urban …

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South Pasadena water customers will soon be served by a new billing company, Munibilling, after the sudden closure of Fathom (formerly Global Water). The City Council approved the new contract Wednesday, Nov. 20.  There will be no change in the rates charged to customers and no interruption in water service. South Pasadena operates its own …

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I’m very pleased to announce that the League of California Cities has selected the City of South Pasadena as a 2019 Helen Putnam Award winner! The 2019 award winners were honored this week at League’s Annual Conference & Expo at the Long Beach Convention Center. The City won the Ruth Vreeland Award for Engaging Youth …

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