This section contains information about water and power emergencies and safety concerns. Pasadena's Fire, Police and Public Health departments also provide important information about emergency preparedness and safety advisories.
For non-emergencies, refer to PWP Contact Information.
COOLING CENTER LOCATIONS - Access a list of approved cooling centers throughout Los Angeles County. Also get tips on how to stay safe in high outdoor temperatures.
Information about PWP outages and status
FRAUD ALERT: Scammers Pose as Utility/Government Workers
Water Waste Still Prohibited.
Do you depend on life support or plug-in medical equipment?
If your power goes out, please call 911 for emergency medical assistance.
Meanwhile, register for the “Sustain Life” list by signing up for the Pasadena Medical Assistance Program. You’ll also qualify for a $7.50 credit on your electric bill. More info here.
Check PWP's Outage Status Page
Follow PWP on Twitter and Facebook: for emergency updates and program info from PWP
FlexAlert: Take action and conserve energy when state power supplies are strained
Cal-ISO RSS: Alerts, warnings and emergencies (including rolling blackouts) from state grid operator
PLEAS: Alerts and advisory notices from Pasadena Fire Department
Nixle: Alerts and advisory notices from local police