A community is much more than what a listing of financial figures and
achievements of service can provide. This report encapsulates many of
the City of Pasadena's accomplishments over the past year, accompanied
by financial data.
Pasadena is a comfortable mix of tradition and innovation, nature and
development, small-town charm and
big-city convenience. It is a community of nearly 150,000 residents and
the sixth largest of the 88 cities in Los Angeles County.
Distinctive neighborhoods, dynamic business districts, renowned
institutions, superlative arts and cultural offerings, wide-ranging
recreational opportunities, award-winning sustainability efforts, a
strong commitment to historic preservation, festive New Year’s Day
events and other characteristics have helped Pasadena thrive for 123
The City of Pasadena has remained focused on making continuous
improvements to services and programs for our residents, businesses and