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Posted on: May 25, 2022

Response to Incidents in Uvalde, Texas and Across the Country This Week

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We are deeply saddened by this week’s senseless acts of violence in Uvalde, Texas, and across the country. Our thoughts are with the victims, their families, and all affected by these tragedies.

While there is no current threat to our local schools, the Sa...

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Posted on: May 1, 2022

Cinco de Mayo Mercado Livens Up the Mission District on May 6

San Gabriel hosts second annual Cinco de Mayo celebration

In celebration of Cinco de Mayo, the City of San Gabriel will host the annual Cinco de Mayo Mercado from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, May 6, 2022.

With colorful Papel Picado adorning the Mission Playhouse plaza, residents and families can enjoy the free out...

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Posted on: April 25, 2022

626 Golden Streets Returns to San Gabriel, Alhambra and South Pasadena On May 1

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On Sunday, May 1, the San Gabriel Valley’s largest ciclovia or “open streets” event will return to the Cities of San Gabriel, Alhambra and South Pasadena. Attendees will have an opportunity to walk, bike, run, skate, scoot, dance, and play across five mil...

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Posted on: March 15, 2022

Tony Ding Takes Office as New Mayor

Mayor Ding and Vice Mayor Harrington

The City of San Gabriel swore in Tony Ding as Mayor and John R. Harrington as Vice Mayor during the City Council meeting held at the Mission Playhouse on Tuesday, March 15, 2022.

“I’m honored to be appointed the Mayor of San Gabriel by the City Council,” s...

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

Free Compost Giveaway on May 7

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This Saturday, May 7 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., San Gabriel residents can receive free compost at a drive-through giveaway event at Smith Park. Hosted by Athens Services, the compost is a blend of organics material including a mix of green waste, wood waste ...

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Posted on: March 7, 2022

Carina Rivera and John Wu Appointed as New Councilmembers

New Councilmembers Wu and Rivera

After two rounds of extensive interviews held during special City Council meetings on February 9 and 10, the San Gabriel City Council voted to appoint Carina Rivera and John Wu as its two new councilmembers.

They will fill Council seats vacated by former C...

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

Attend a coyote safety virtual town hall

Attend a coyote safety virtual town hall

The San Gabriel Valley Council of Governments will be hosting a coyote safety virtual town hall for San Gabriel on Monday, October 12 at 6:00 p.m. The virtual town hall will feature a presentation on the SGVCOG’s Neighborhood Coyote Program and a question...

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Posted on: September 2, 2020

Virtual After School Program Starts September 1

Virtual After School Program starts September 1

World explorers at the San Gabriel Headquarters are inviting children from second grade through fifth grade to join us as we embark on an adventure around the globe! 

This program will engage with young explorers in a fun and interactive learning ...

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

San Gabriel Hosts 2nd Run, Walk & Roll Event

San Gabriel Hosts 2nd Run, Walk & Roll Event

Edit: Due to poor air quality and for the safety of our participants, Run, Walk & Roll has been postponed to November 21 to November 27.

Families are encouraged to run, walk and roll through San Gabriel from September 21 to September 25. Registration i...

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Posted on: August 26, 2020

Remembering Retired Fire Engineer Wayne Eggleston

San Gabriel Fire Department

The following message is from Division Chief Brad Davis of the San Gabriel Fire Department:

We recently shared with you the passing of retired Engineer Wayne Eggleston and the sadness it has brought us all. Amidst our grief, we are finding joy in the many ...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Update on Ongoing Investigation into Mission San Gabriel Fire

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On July 21, custody of the structure was returned from the investigators to the Mission San Gabriel. Investigators had been at the scene at the Mission San Gabriel since the incident began on July 11, but were only able to thoroughly examine the building ...

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

City Issues Statement on Mission San Gabriel Fire

Mission San Gabriel

The City of San Gabriel has issued the following statement regarding the fire that took place at the Mission San Gabriel on July 11:

At the moment, the investigation into the Mission San Gabriel fire has become a multi-agency effort with help from the Verd...

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Posted on: July 11, 2020

SGFD responds to fire at Mission San Gabriel

Mission San Gabriel

On July 11 at 4:24 a.m., the San Gabriel Fire Department responded to a significant structure fire at the Mission San Gabriel Arcángel.

As firefighters addressed the fire, pieces of the roof began to fall. The situation was subsequently classifi...

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

How SGPD engages with our homeless community

How SGPD engages with our homeless community

The San Gabriel Police Department recognizes that effective policing requires an increasingly innovative approach to addressing the variety of issues that impact the quality of life of our community. Engaging with the homeless population has been especial...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

City Council reaffirms commitment to eliminate racism

A Message from Mayor Jason Pu

The City Council recently passed a resolution responding to recent protests and calls for reform throughout the United States by reaffirming the City’s commitment to eliminate racism and discrimination. The resolution reads: 

The City of...

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Posted on: April 22, 2020

City Council adopts 2019-2020 midyear budget adjustments

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The following is a wrap-up of the April 21 City Council meeting. You may view the complete agenda here as well as a video of the meeting here.

City Council adopts 2019-2020 midyear budget adjustments 

Following the guidance of the City’s ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Construction on San Gabriel Blvd from Agostino Rd to trench

Construction on San Gabriel Blvd from Agostino Rd to trench

ACE will be performing work on San Gabriel Boulevard from Agostino Road to the railway crossing from June 21 to June 25 from 7:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. for street rehabilitation. 

During construction, northbound and southbound traffic on San Gabriel B...

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Posted on: May 10, 2018

SGFD requests feasibility study from Los Angeles County Fire

 San Gabriel Fire requests feasibility study from Los Angeles County Fire

With the next City Council meeting quickly approaching, here’s what will be heard at the May 15 meeting. Please keep in mind that this meeting – along with meetings held from this point forward – will be scheduled at 6:30 p.m. As always, if you’d like to ...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Construction underway at the Alhambra Wash Bridge

Roadway construction underway at the Alhambra Wash Bridge Replacement Project

Here’s an update on the Del Mar Avenue/Alhambra Wash Bridge Replacement Project since our groundbreaking this past March: The new access ramp to the San Gabriel Square Shopping Center on West Bencamp Street (just west of Del Mar Avenue) has been completed...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Public Works releases project status report

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With the city experiencing an increase in construction in recent months, here’s an update on some of the major projects currently taking place:

ACE haul routes

  • With the San Gabriel trench project wrapping up construction, work on rehabilitating th...
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Posted on: August 9, 2017

SGPD starts a new tradition with National Night Out

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Featuring over 2,500 attendees gathered in the heart of the historic Mission District, this year’s National Night Out marked a new tradition for the San Gabriel Police Department. While previous events centered on intimate neighborhood visits fr...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

Report: San Gabriel sales tax receipts up 1.2%

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According to sales tax receipts collected from January through March, sales were 1.2% higher compared to the same quarter a year ago. New quick service and casual dining eatery openings, along with higher net sales, helped boost revenue for restaurants an...

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

City Council holds first reading of historic preservation ordinance

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With a new historic ordinance now headed for a second reading by the City Council, San Gabriel will soon feature one of the most comprehensive and progressive ordinances in the region that aims to protect and preserve the city’s historic past. “We have th...

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

San Gabriel Police Department to start new school outreach program

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Continuing with its mission of engaging with the community, the San Gabriel Police Department will jumpstart a new school and community engagement program in early August aimed at linking members of the department with local schools. “We want co...

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