Good evening, San Gabriel

Get prepared for this year's Fall Fun Festival on Friday, October 25 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the Mission District! If you have a child that's planning to dress up, be sure to register for this year's costume contest here!

Now, here is what's making news for the week of October 16, 2019:
City Council reviews new Mission District Economic Analysis and Market Study
Earlier this year, the City Council approved an agreement with AECOM to conduct a Mission District study that would evaluate the City’s historic core. Several months later, AECOM completed their study with several recommendations to improve economic development in the area. Their findings were presented at last night's City Council meeting.

You can read more about this item and others in our wrap-up of the October 15 City Council meeting. You may also view a video of the meeting here.
Mosquito forum held on October 19
Learn more about mosquito prevention at a mosquito forum hosted by Senator Anthony J. Portantino on Saturday, October 19 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Jack Scott Room located at 3035 East Foothill Boulevard in Pasadena.

The forum will be held in collaboration with the Vector Control Districts, including the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District and the San Gabriel Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District.
Rocky Horror screening and contest October 18
Rocky Horror fans: be sure to watch the 1975 cult classic "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" on Friday, October 18 at 11:59 p.m. Doors open at 11:00 p.m. with a costume contest immediately after the showing with prizes awarded to the top three!
Upcoming meetings
  • City Council: November 5 at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall in Council Chambers
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