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Posted on: November 28, 2022

Holiday Tree Lighting on December 6

Holiday Tree Lighting (News Flash)

Our 46th annual Holiday Tree Lighting event is taking place in Plaza Park on Tuesday, December 6 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Santa will help light the holiday tree around 7 p.m. and will be present throughout the event so that attendees can take a photo to l...

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Posted on: November 22, 2022

2023 Business License Renewals

Business License Renewals (News Flash)

It is time to renew business licenses! All business licenses will expire on December 31, 2022, and will need to be renewed by January 1, 2023. 

To accommodate the large volume of renewal applications, renewals are available online or by mail only;...

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Holiday Overnight Parking and Trash Collection for San Gabriel

Parking Enforcement

With the holiday season upon us, overnight parking will not be enforced on the following dates: 

  • November 24 beginning at 2 a.m. through November 25 at 6 a.m.
  • December 24 beginning at 2 a.m. through December 26 at 6 a.m.
  • December 30 beginning at 2 a...
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Posted on: November 14, 2022

Instant Virtual Mental Health Clinician Service Now Added to SG First Responders’ Field Capabilities

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On Tuesday, November 15, the San Gabriel Police Department entered into a joint agreement with the local non-profit Chinatown Service Center (CSC Health) to add instant virtual mental health services to its field team capabilities. 

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Posted on: November 8, 2022

View Live Election Results

Election (News Flash)

Election results will be posted on the website of Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk after 8 p.m. on Tuesday, November 8 and continuously through the early morning hours on Wednesday, November 9.

Live election results:

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Posted on: October 31, 2022

State of the City Address on November 17

SOTC (News Flash)

Join Mayor Tony Ding in this year’s State of the City presentation on Thursday, November 17 at the Mission Playhouse starting at 6pm. Mayor will be addressing our city’s latest accomplishments and developments.

If you wish to attend, please RSVP by Novembe...

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Posted on: October 20, 2022

Ready, Set, Ghoul!

Fall Fun

Bring your little ghosts and goblins for a spooktacular fun time at this year’s Fall Fun Festival in the historic Mission District on Friday, October 28 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

The free event will have frightfully fun activities for all ages including:...

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Posted on: October 3, 2022

Tickets Now Available for 8th Annual Dumpling & Beer Fest

DB Fest Beer

Dumpling & Beer Festival is San Gabriel’s local twist on Oktoberfest and will return to the city’s historic Mission District on Friday, October 14 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.  

While the event is open to the public and general admission is free, at...

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Posted on: September 20, 2022

September is National Preparedness Month

Emergency Preparedness Month

National Preparedness Month is observed each September to raise awareness about the importance of preparing for disasters and emergencies that could happen at any time. It's a good reminder that natural and man-made disasters can strike at any time. It's ...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

Join Us & Learn about Our Senior Programs on September 23

Senior Programs

The Community Services Department offers a diverse range of programming and services for older adults, such as the Healthy Hearts Walking Club and Social Bingo. Come to learn about the different programs and activities being offered at the Senior Programs...

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

SGPD’s Community Academy Returns; Now Accepting Applications

Community Academy News Flash

San Gabriel Police Department’s Community Academy has returned for its Fall session and is now accepting applications from interested attendees through Friday, September 23. 

Taking place every Monday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. beginning September 26, ...

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Posted on: August 31, 2022

Giving Pedestrians a Head Start with New Leading Pedestrian Interval


With the replacement of 30 traffic control cabinets, intersections throughout San Gabriel are also being installed with a new traffic signal timing feature called a “leading pedestrian interval”(LPI). 

Pedestrians are given a four-second head star...

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Posted on: August 29, 2022

SGPD Continues to Focus on Community Engagement and Public Safety

Police Team

The San Gabriel Police Department recently shared their “21st Century Policing Task Force report,” highlighting the department’s accomplishments and current public safety strategies and tactics. 

SGPD continues to work hard every day to strengthen...

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Posted on: August 22, 2022

Free Mental Wellness Expo on September 18

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The City of San Gabriel in partnership with the city’s Human Equity, Access and Relations (HEAR) Commission will be hosting a free Mental Wellness Expo on Sunday, September 18 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Grapevine Arbor in the historic Mission Dis...

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Posted on: August 12, 2022

San Gabriel Streets Show Remarkable Improvement, with Pavement Condition Index Rising from 52 to 82

Street repaving

San Gabriel’s streets have shown vast improvement within the past four years - with our Pavement Condition Index score rising from 52 in March 2018 to a remarkable score of 82 this year. 

What is the Pavement Conditions Index?

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Posted on: July 15, 2022

Council Adopts 2022-23 Fiscal Year Budget and Fee Schedule

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San Gabriel City Council adopted the City’s budget and fee schedule for fiscal year 2022-23 on June 7, 2022.  The adopted budget totals $82.24 million in revenue and $81.41 million in expenditure, with approximately $69.98 million dedicated to th...

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Posted on: June 7, 2022

Don't Miss Summer in San Gabriel This June & July

Summer Movies

San Gabriel’s popular annual summer entertainment series returns with free concerts, movies and a beach-themed block party, providing residents and guests with plenty of family-friendly fun and free experiences to enjoy on southern California’s cool summe...

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Posted on: June 3, 2022

San Gabriel Fire Department Shares Highlights in Annual Update

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The San Gabriel Fire Department presented their annual update at the City Council meeting on May 3,2022. This report provided a sample of the work accomplished by the San Gabriel Fire Department this past year and throughout the pandemic. It highlights th...

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Posted on: May 18, 2022

New state-of-the-art traffic signal cabinets installed at major intersections

Traffic Signal Cabinet

Thirty new state-of-the-art traffic signal cabinets are being installed by city staff at major intersections in the City of San Gabriel.

Funded through Measure R by Metro, the new cabinets offer the latest technology features including remote programing an...

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

Third Round of Free At-Home COVID-19 Tests Now Available

COVID at-home tests

Residential households in the U.S. are now eligible for a third round of free COVID-19 at-home tests. Each order will include eight rapid antigen COVID-19 tests with two packages of four. Both packages will be shipped for free by the U.S. Postal Service.&...

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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: February 2, 2021

City of San Gabriel, Blue Shield of California and KABOOM! Introduce New Playground

City of San Gabriel, Blue Shield of California and KABOOM! Work to End Playspace Inequity with a New

Kids in San Gabriel are celebrating today because they have a great new place to play. For months, representatives from City of San Gabriel, Blue Shield of California and KABOOM!, the nonprofit organization focused on ending playspace inequity, have been ...

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Posted on: November 20, 2020

San Gabriel City Council Creates New HEAR Commission

L to R: Councilmember Tony Ding, Mayor Denise Menchaca, Councilmember Jason Pu and Vice Mayor Chin H

Today, the San Gabriel City Council launched the City’s first-ever HEAR Commission at a press conference at the San Gabriel Mission Playhouse. The HEAR Commission will advance and advocate for equity, access, diversity, social justice, safety, mutual appr...

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