Sunday, July 5, 2020

Op-Ed | The South Pasadenan News

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OP-Ed | Finance Director Called to Task by Finance Commission for Mistakes

By Stephen Rossi: (Credentials Click Here) Over the past few weeks, numerous questions have been raised regarding the lack of reliability, credibility, or transparency with the City’s 2020/21 fiscal year budget process. Independent reports and analysis, including...

Finance Department Presented the Wrong Budget to City Council & Finance Commission | Report...

By Stephen Rossi: (Credentials Click Here) Greetings Fellow South Pasadena Residents & South Pasadena Finance Commission: The next finance commission meeting is eminent, and their recommendations to City Council for vote are based on what has...

OP-ED | Do Our Black Students Matter?: A Call to End Drug Sniffing Dogs...

By Jayden Eden  I still remember the cool air of a spring afternoon. In a small apartment building, I sat in my brown chair with a white desk doing homework when my dad burst into...

You Really Are More Powerful Than You Think | Colette Whitaker, M.A., LMFT

If you take an early morning walk in South Pasadena like I do, your senses are rewarded daily with the sweet scents of jasmine and orange blossom. You are greeted by violet bearded irises...

Opinion | Reconsidering the Bank Street Surrender at SPHS

Buried on the South Pasadena City Council’s consent agenda tonight is a resolution to surrender, or “vacate,” a 600-foot section of Bank Street, a non-vehicular city right-of-way that traverses South Pasadena High School between...

City Budget Deficit | Shedding Light on the Projected Budget

From William J. Kelly | Letter to the Editor As the City of South Pasadena begins discussing some combination of higher taxes and fees and service cuts to head off a recently projected budget deficit,...