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South Pasadena News and Updates from City Manager Stephanie DeWolfe

Assisting the South Pasadena Care Center manage the COVID-19 outbreak has been a top priority for staff. One of the biggest challenges has been securing additional supplies of PPE’s for the facility. Last Friday, Fire Department staff were informed that LA County Department of Health delivered 6,000 N-95 masks. In addition to the masks, gowns …

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The COVID-19 Crisis has made daily fire operations challenging to say the least. Part of that challenge is ensuring that our five probationary Firefighter Paramedics are receiving the training necessary to successfully complete probation. On average, 3-5 hours of training a day are required to successfully complete the 12 month probationary period. Most, if not …

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As South Pasadena residents continue to follow the current safer at home orders, the Fire Department encourages our residents to take precautions as temperatures are expected to increase. HEAT SAFETY TIPS: ·        Keep Hydrated; water is your best choice! ·        Wear lightweight, light-colored, and loose fitting clothing. ·        If you must be outdoors, seek shade, apply sunscreen, and …

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Fire Department staff continues to be in communications with the Administrator of the South Pasadena Care Center regarding the increase in the number of positive COVID-19 patients at the facility. Currently, LA County Department of Health (LADH) is reporting 16 staff members, 37 residents who have tested positive for COVID-19. Unfortunately, there are three deaths …

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