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Have a bulky item that you're looking to get rid of? Take it to our community cleanup this Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Public Works yard located at 917 East Grand Avenue. Bulky items, electronic waste and hazardous waste will be accepted.

Now, here's what's making news for the week of February 28, 2018. 
Staff recommends denial for Tibetan Herbal Feet Soak
A preview of the March 6 City Council meeting is now online
After a denial by the Planning Commission, China Tibetan Herbal Feet Soak is appealing to the City Council for a conditional use permit to continue operating their business.

You can read more about this item and others in our preview of the March 6, 2018 City Council meeting at the link below.
Drop off your bulky items this Saturday
City hosting community cleanup from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Get ready, San Gabriel! The City is hosting another community cleanup event on March 3 at the Public Works Yard. This is your chance to bring bulky items, electronic waste and hazardous waste for proper disposal.

If you are unable to attend, you may also arrange a free pickup. Athens Services provides free pickup of up to two items - such as furniture or an appliance - per week. Electronic waste - such as televisions - are limited to two free pickups per year.
SGPD holds second Chinese outreach meeting
Meeting discussed mental health, child abuse and traffic laws
This past weekend, the San Gabriel Police Department held its second Chinese outreach meeting at the Asian Youth Center. This is the second event in a series of outreach efforts that the department has been holding to reach out to Chinese-speaking residents of the city.

Chief Harris, Detective Nhat Huynh, Officer Andy Texeira, and Officer Gilbert Magana were all on hand to represent and discuss the department's role in the community, with translations provided by Reserve Officer Jack Yao.
Sheraton Los Angeles San Gabriel officially opens
New hotel marks the latest addition to Valley Boulevard
This past Thursday, the Sheraton Los Angeles San Gabriel officially opened its doors to the public. Featuring dignitaries from San Gabriel and across the region, the event featured a lion dance to help commemorate the latest addition to Valley Boulevard.

If you weren't able to make it, you may view photos from the event at the link below.
Explore Ravi Shankar's music at the Playhouse
Experience classical Indian music with talented musicians and vocalists
On March 17, take a journey into Ravi Shankar's music with his senior disciples Gaurav Mazumdar on the sitar, Barry Phillips on the cello, Ashwini Shankar on the shenai and Arup Chattopadhyay on the tabla.

In addition, enjoy classical Indian music from vocalist Debapriya Adhikary and sitar player Samanwaya Sarkar. This dynamic duo has performed throughout the United States and at festivals around the world.
Upcoming City Council meetings
 
  Study Sessions
  • Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 5:30 p.m., City's Strategic Plan and Goal Setting Workshop, City Hall, Conference Room A
  Regular Meetings
  • Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 7:30 p.m., City Council Meeting, City Hall, Council Chambers
Upcoming commission meetings
  • Monday, March 5, 2018 - 7:00 p.m., Community Services Commission, City Hall, Council Chambers
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 - 6:30 p.m., Planning Commission Meeting, City Hall, Council Chambers
All meetings are held at City Hall in the Council Chambers.


Upcoming events at the San Gabriel Mission Playhouse:
  • Friday, March 9, 7:30 p.m.: San Gabriel Mission Playhouse, "The Little Mermaid," 320 South Mission Drive* Saturday, March 10, 7:30 p.m.: San Gabriel Mission Playhouse, "The Little Mermaid," 320 South Mission Drive
  • Sunday, March 11, 2:00 p.m.: San Gabriel Mission Playhouse, "The Little Mermaid," 320 South Mission Drive
  • Saturday, March 17, 6:00 p.m.: San Gabriel Mission Playhouse, "Debapriya, Samanwaya, and Subrata," Concert and Dinner, 320 South Mission Drive
 
Here is a list of events coming up in the San Gabriel community:
Click on the links in each event for more information, or  click here for more events .
The city is recruiting for the following positions:
  • Chief City Clerk - Closes March 29, 2018
  • Production Supervisor (Promotional) - Closes February 28, 2018
  • Mission Playhouse Stage Crew - Multiple positions available!
  • Mission Playhouse Usher - Continuous
  • Police Dispatcher Clerk - Continuous
  • Police Dispatcher Clerk (Part-Time) - Continuous
  • Police Officer (Entry Level Recruit) - Continuous
  • Police Officer (Lateral/Academy Graduate) - Continuous
  • Recreation Leader
  • Lifeguard/Swim Instructor
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