Affordable Housing: Is There Life after Redevelopment?
Thursday April 2
10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Women’s City Club
160 N. Oakland Ave, Pasadena
State Route 710 North Forum
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. on Monday, MARCH 30, 2015
at Cal State L.A. Golden Eagle Ballroom, 3rd Floor
Michael Cacciotti, Councilmember, City of South Pasadena
John Fasana, Councilmember, City of Duarte
Barbara Messina, Councilmember, City of Alhambra
Ara Najarian, Councilmember, City of Glendale
This event is separate from the official Caltrans public meetings.
Caltrans has extended the standard 45-day public review and comment period to 120-days, and will hold three public hearings.
The EIR/EIS amounts to two volumes at 2,200 pages and a total of more than 26,000 pages when counting the technical studies, should be the basis of public commentary. The public has until July 6, 2015 to respond to it with comments, per the information on the Metro site.
There are three public hearings scheduled for the 710 extension study. On Saturday April 11, 10 am to 4 pm at East Los Angeles College, there is a public meeting. On Tuesday April 14, the Pasadena City Council will meet at 6pm to 9pm p.m. at the Pasadena Convention Center to discuss the 710 extension. A third meeting is TBD.
Pasadena General Election
There will be a General Run-off Election Tuesday April 21st for
City Mayor: Terry Tornek/Jaque Robinson
District 1 City Council seat: Tyron Hampton/Calvin Wells
The City’s official page with information on the election timeline is here.
Pasadena Star News is scheduled for Tuesday, March 31, at 7 pm in the Marshall Fundamental School auditorium, 990 N. Allen Ave, Pasadena
Pasadena Media is scheduled for Tuesday April 7, at 7pm at the Pasadena Convention Center. This will be televised live.
District 1 candidates: CCN Sunrise will have online interviews on April 17th at 7 am as well as broadcast on Channel 31.
Spring 2015 Schedule
Visit the Unit of your choice to enjoy a small group discussion and advocacy actions. No RSVP required. Newcomers are always welcome:
Topic: Affordable Housing
BREAKFAST UNIT Wednesday April 15 7:30 am Altadena
SOUTH UNIT Wednesday April 15 10:00 am, Monterey Park
EAST UNIT Thursday April 16 10:00 am, Sierra Madre
NORTH UNIT Thursday April 16 10:00 am, Altadena
For more information, call 626-798-0965, 10 a.m.–1 p.m., Monday–Friday, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.