April 2018

Climate: some like it HOT!

Rob Haw will be presenting on the climate crisis at the Glendale Central Library at 2pm on Saturday, May 5. Rob leads the Pasadena-Foothills chapter of Citizens Climate Lobby (CCL) which advocates for carbon pricing to change incentives and reduce emissions. CCL’s preferred approach is to couple a carbon tax on polluters with broad based dividends to ease the burden on middle and low income families. Please come and hear

Glendale, DGA Install Street Smart Decals

The City of Glendale and the Downtown Glendale Association (DGA) recently installed close to 60 street decals to encourage pedestrian safety. The initiative, as part of the larger “Be Street Smart Glendale” campaign, reminds pedestrians to make eye contact with drivers before crossing the street, to not send text messages while walking, to cross safely at street corners, and to wait for the walk signal before crossing. The DGA has

Glendale Water & Power Ranks 5th In The Country For Its Battery Energy Storage Project

Glendale Water & Power (GWP) has been named as one of a select group of utilities with the most storage to the grid in 2017, earning it a spot on the annual Top 10 utility industry lists compiled by the Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA). In survey results released April 25, GWP ranked No. 5 on the Utility Energy Storage List for “Most New Storage Megawatts”, with its 2 megawatts

City of Glendale Annual Commemorative Events

On April 24th, the City of Glendale will host the 17th Annual Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide at the Alex Theatre. This special event will honor the lives of 1.5 million men, women, and children who suffered and perished 103 years ago and serve as a reminder to young people of all ethnicities that such atrocities can be prevented if we work together to understand cultural differences. The main event

Cars for Cops and Kids

Cars for Cops and Kids is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Glendale-Noon, in partnership with Dad’s Club, Glendale Unified School District, and the Glendale Police Department. This car show is lots of fun for the whole family. Join us on Sunday May 6 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for cars food, and more! If you’ve got a hot rod, exotic, or classic car, then make sure you registerto

Indigenous Tree Care

Contrary to popular belief, residents of Glendale are able to prune and maintain indigenous or protected trees. There are, however, rules and regulations that must be followed to properly maintain a protected tree. Unfortunately, these regulations have turned into urban myths, leaving residents confused as to whether or not they are allowed to regularly maintain protected trees on private property. To better assist our residents the City of Glendale has

Brand Associates' Dance Series

The Brand Associates’ Dance Series presents three top dance companies from Southern California: MashUp, Deborah Rosen & Dancers, and Kevin Williamson + Company at Brand Library & Art Center. These outstanding dancers with perform site specific work in non-traditional performance spaces around Brand Library. These interactive events will be followed by a reception and an opportunity to meet the artists. Mashup: Saturday, April 28- an all-female contemporary company led by