Good evening, San Gabriel

Want to learn more about our next Lunar New Year celebration on February 8, 2020? Be sure to follow the Lunar New Year Facebook page for the latest artist and vendor announcements!

Also, as a friendly reminder, City Hall will be closed on December 24, 25, 31 and January 1, 2020 in observance of the holiday season.

Now, here is what's making news for the week of December 18, 2019:
Reminder: Santa is coming to San Gabriel
From December 20 to December 23, Santa will be driving the streets of San Gabriel! Santa will be riding atop his fire sleigh through our streets wishing everyone a merry Christmas and happy holidays from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on select dates.

To learn more about this tradition and Santa's route, click the link below!
Frequently asked questions about Measure SG
Why is there a need for a sales-tax measure now and how will Measure SG funds be spent? Get answers to these questions and more about the March 3, 2020 ballot measure on our frequently asked questions page on
San Gabriel Unified School Board of Education seeks input on superintendent search
The San Gabriel Unified School Board of Education is currently looking for a new district superintendent and they're seeking input from all San Gabriel parents and community members.

If you'd like to share your input, the district will be holding two community meetings in early January. You're also welcome to fill out an online survey here.
Upcoming meetings
  • City Council: January 7, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall in Council Chambers
Upcoming events
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