Announcements

SAVE THE DATE: Mayor’s Hike: Walker’s Walkabout

posted by Arabo Parseghian

Save the Date: Saturday, November 3

Mayor’s Hike: Walker’s Walkabout

The City of La Cañada Flintridge’s trails offer opportunities for hikers, cyclists and equestrians to increase their fitness, enjoy beautiful vistas and engage with nature throughout the community.

In celebration of these important community resources, the City is hosting the annual Mayor’s Hike: Walker’s Walkabout. Residents are invited to join Mayor Teresa “Terry” Walker on Saturday, November 3, at 11 a.m., for a moderate loop originating at the Flintridge Riding Club, 4625 Oak Grove Drive.

A reception will follow.

The hike will be:

From the Flintridge Riding Club, "Walker's Walkabout" will head south out the front gate to Foothill Blvd., at Foothill make a left heading east to upper Hahamongna.  We will follow Hahamongna to Flint Canyon Trail.  The route will take Flint Canyon Trail until the rest stop a .12 acre parcel owned by the City, located just east of 4220 Woodleigh Avenue. The hike will follow the same route in the reverse back up Gould Trail to the rear entrance of Flintridge Riding Club.   

Map Coming Soon

Arroyo Verdugo Communities Joint Powers Authority (AVCJPA)

posted Sep 11, 2018, 1:38 PM by Gary Yesayan   [ updated Sep 11, 2018, 2:05 PM ]

The Public Works and Traffic Commission, at its meeting of Wednesday, September 19th, 2018 at 6:00pm, will discuss proposed transportation projects for the Metro Measure M 5- year Multiyear Subregional Program for the Arroyo Verdugo Communities Joint Powers Authority (AVCJPA).  The City of La Cañada Flintridge is a member of the AVCJPA, and thus, community input is desired, as the proposed projects are considered.

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Free Mulch Day

posted Aug 31, 2018, 1:04 AM by Arabo Parseghian

Every water-wise gardener knows that mulch is the key to retaining water in the
landscape and preventing weeds. Descanso Gardens will host a free mulch giveaway
for La Cañada Flintridge residents from 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 22, in
the Auxiliary Parking Lot. The free mulch will also be available to Descanso Gardens
members from other communities. 
Descanso staff will be on hand to answer how-to questions about mulching. Participants
should bring their own containers to tote mulch away (maximum of three containers).
Mulch supply is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Founded as a public garden in 1953, Descanso Gardens is a member-supported
garden accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.
 
 
Free Mulch Day
For La Cañada Flintridge residents and Descanso members
Saturday, Sept. 22
7:30 a.m.- 10 a.m.
Descanso Gardens, Auxiliary Parking Lot, 
1418 Descanso Drive, La Cañada, CA 91011
(818) 949-4200
descansogardens.org

Ring.com Residential Video Doorbell Rebate Program Opens to All Residents

posted Jul 11, 2018, 7:53 AM by Arabo Parseghian   [ updated Jul 11, 2018, 7:55 AM ]

La Cañada Flintridge, CABeginning July 11, 2018 at 5:00 p.m., the Ring.com Rebate program will open to ALL La Cañada Flintridge residents. The City has a limited number of rebate codes available and encourages residents to take part in the program.

Due to popular demand and a continued commitment to enhancing safety in the community, the City Council approved a third phase of the Ring.com rebate program in March 2018. The program provides eligible residents with discounts on select home security devices. Over the past year, the City Council has funded a subsidy of $12,500 allowing 250 homes to participate in the program.

The third phase of the Ring.com program opened on June 1, 2018 and, for the first 40-days (June 1- July 10, 2018), was made available to residents participating in an established and City recognized Neighborhood Watch group. The City believes the Neighborhood Watch program is one of the most effective crime prevention programs which brings citizens together with the City and Sheriff’s Department to form a cooperative effort to battle crime. By providing additional tools, such as the Ring.com home security devices, to residents participating in a Neighborhood Watch group, encourages participation in such groups and helps make neighborhoods safer. Since the start of the program, the City has received great interest from residents seeking to create or start up Neighborhood Watch groups.

Eligibility

The program is open to ALL La Cañada Flintridge residents. (Residents who participated in past programs are not eligible to receive the promotional code valued at $100.00)

Program Details

The City will offer a $50 per household subsidy; Ring.com will match the $50 subsidy for a total discount of $100, in addition to offering further discounts to residents. The current subsidy will enable an additional 250 homes to participate in the program on a first-come-first-served basis.

Product Discount Information

Ring.com will provide the following savings to La Cañada Flintridge residents upon redeeming discount codes at checkout via www.ring.com.

A.  One (1) product per household, prices below include the City’s $100 incentive:

·         Video Doorbell 2- $99

·         Video Doorbell Pro- $149

·         Floodlight Cam- $149

·         Spotlight Cam Wired- $99

·         Spotlight Cam Battery- $99

B.  Up to two (2) additional devices per household can be purchased at a lower price with the added discount of $30 off the retail price, (prices below include the $30 discount): 

·         Video Doorbell 2- $169

·         Video Doorbell Pro- $219

·         Floodlight Cam- $219

·         Spotlight Cam Wired- $169

·         Spotlight Cam Battery- $169  

C.  Up to three (3) accessories per household. The accessories will be available at 20% off the retail price. 

How to Purchase Products

To participate in the program, residents must complete an online application to be considered for the program. The application will open at 5:00 pm on July 11, 2018.  Once it opens, use the link below to complete the online application.

Click Here to Complete the Online Application

For more information about Ring.com products, please visit ring.com/products

For more information on the rebate program, please contact Christina Nguyen, Management Analyst, at (818) 790-8880 or visit the city’s website at www.lcf.ca.gov.

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Alert LCF Testing

posted Jul 11, 2018, 7:43 AM by Arabo Parseghian   [ updated Jul 11, 2018, 7:49 AM ]

 La Cañada Flintridge, CA – Commencing Sunday, July 15, 2018, the City will implement quarterly testing of the Alert LCF system to ensure that reverse 911 messages are being pushed out and appropriately received. Testing will occur on the on the 15th day of the first month of each quarter (i.e. January 15, April 15, July 15 and October 15).

The community is encouraged to sign up for Alert LCF by Friday, July 13 to ensure they receive the test alert. To sign up, please visit http://www.lcf.ca.gov/alert.

If you're already signed up, please check your account to ensure your contact information is up to date. The system will be tested on a quarterly basis.

Alert LCF is the City’s mass emergency notification system which has been in effect since 2014. The reverse 911 system has the capability of sending voice, text, and teletype (TTY) messages to residents during emergencies using a combination of telephone database and Geographic Information System (GIS) technology. Alert LCF is used to deliver emergency alerts to residents when there is a threat to the health and safety of residents in the City and provides critical information such as evacuation orders and shelter locations.

For more information on the Alert LCf program, please contact Christina Nguyen, Management Analyst, at (818) 790-8880 or visit the city’s website at www.lcf.ca.gov.                                                              


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CITY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE PARKS & RECREATION COMMISSION AND INVESTMENT FINANCING ADVISORY COMMITTEE

posted Jun 21, 2018, 7:47 AM by Arabo Parseghian   [ updated Jun 21, 2018, 7:49 AM ]

The City invites interested residents wishing to serve on the Parks & Recreation Commission and Investment Financing Advisory Committee to submit an application. Residents interested in serving may obtain an application from the City Clerk’s Office located in La Cañada Flintridge City Hall, 1327 Foothill Boulevard, La Cañada Flintridge. For additional inquiries, please call (818) 790-8880. The deadline for filing applications is Thursday, July 19, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.

Commission-Committee Application

Ring.com Residential Video Doorbell Rebate Program Continues

posted May 30, 2018, 11:44 AM by Arabo Parseghian   [ updated Jun 1, 2018, 12:41 PM ]

La Cañada Flintridge, CA – Due to popular demand and a continued commitment to enhancing safety in the community, the City Council approved a third phase of the Ring.com rebate program at the mid-year budget review. The program will provide eligible residents with discounts on select home security devices. Over the past year, the City Council has funded an initial subsidy of $12,500 for 250 homes participated in the program.

The third phase of the Ring.com program will be available to residents who are taking a proactive approach toward public safety by participating in established and City recognized Neighborhood Watch groups. The City believes the Neighborhood Watch program is one of the most effective crime prevention programs which brings citizens together with the City and Sheriff’s Department to form a cooperative effort to battle crime. By providing additional tools such as the Ring.com home security devices to residents participating in a Neighborhood Watch group, will encourage participation in such groups and help make neighborhoods safer.

Eligibility

For the first 40-days of the program, June 1- July 10, 2018, the program will be available to La Cañada Flintridge residents participating in an established and City recognized Neighborhood Watch group.

The program will open to ALL La Cañada Flintridge residents, pending availability of discount codes on July 11, 2018.

Program Details

The City will offer a $50 per household subsidy; Ring.com will match the $50 subsidy for a total discount of $100, in addition to offering further discounts to residents. The approved $12,500 subsidy level will enable an additional 250 homes to participate in the program on a first-come-first-served basis.

Product Discount Information

Ring.com will provide the following savings to La Cañada Flintridge residents upon redeeming discount codes at checkout via www.ring.com.

A.   One (1) product per household, prices below include the City’s $100 incentive:

·       Video Doorbell 2- $99

·       Video Doorbell Pro- $149

·       Floodlight Cam- $149

·       Spotlight Cam Wired- $99

·       Spotlight Cam Battery- $99

B.  Up to two (2) additional devices per household can be purchased at a lower price with the added discount of $30 off the retail price, (prices below include the $30 discount): 

·       Video Doorbell 2- $169

·       Video Doorbell Pro- $219

·       Floodlight Cam- $219

·       Spotlight Cam Wired- $169

·       Spotlight Cam Battery- $169

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C.  Up to three (3) accessories per household. The accessories will be available at 20% off the retail price. 

 

How to Purchase Products

To participate in the program, residents must complete an online application to be considered for the program. Upon eligibility, residents will receive the discount code information via email.

Please complete the Online Application for Neighborhood Watch Participants

For more information about Ring.com products, please visit ring.com/products

For more information on the rebate program, please contact Christina Nguyen, Management Analyst, at (818) 790-8880 or visit the city’s website at www.lcf.ca.gov.



City of La Cañada Flintridge Local Hazard Mitigation Plan Update Public Meetings

posted May 17, 2018, 3:27 PM by Arabo Parseghian

La Cañada Flintridge, CA – The City of La Cañada Flintridge is in the process of updating its Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP). The update will allow the City, community, and stakeholders to understand risks from natural hazards and develop long-term strategies for mitigating their impacts. Community participation plays a key role in developing goals and action items for the plan. Public input is a critical component of a successful and comprehensive plan update.

The City will be holding public meetings to review the LHMP and develop achievable goals. Stakeholders, community members, and residents are encouraged to attend and share their input.

Public Meeting

Date: Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Time: 10:00-11:30 a.m.

Location: La Cañada Flintridge Council Chambers

The meeting will consist of small tabletop discussions with attendees to discuss various hazards in detail with City staff. A large group discussion will follow. The goal of the meeting is to provide the City with information and insight to assist in the update of the LHMP.  

Public Meeting

Date: Thursday, May 31, 2018

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: La Cañada Flintridge Council Chambers

Held during the Public Safety Commission meeting, attendees will learn why the LHMP is important, its purpose, and review components of the existing plan. Attendees will be able to provide written input.

The public is also able to provide comments online by visiting the City’s Local Hazard Mitigation Plan site at www.lcf.ca.gov/public-safety/lhmp.

For questions, please email us at LHMPComments@lcf.ca.gov

Spring Clean-Up Week, May 14-18, 2018

posted May 14, 2018, 2:22 PM by Arabo Parseghian

Spring Clean-Up Week, May 14-18, 2018 - During the week of May 14th, on your regularly scheduled pick up day, your waste hauler will collect bulky waste that you place at the curb free of charge. For items that are still usable, please consider donating them to a local thrift store or charity. Bulky waste items include chairs, sofas, mattresses, carpets and rugs (tied in rolls), appliances, electronic equipment, clothing, and tires. Please box, bundle, or bag your loose items so that they can be easily handled. Hazardous or toxic items will not be collected. For the Household Hazardous Waste event nearest you, call 1-888-CLEAN-LA or visit www.888CleanLA.com

2018 Music In the Park Schedule Released

posted May 11, 2018, 3:31 AM by Arabo Parseghian   [ updated May 11, 2018, 5:55 PM ]

The City's Music in the Park Summer Concert Series is held at Memorial Park during the summer on Sunday evenings from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm.  Concerts traditionally begin Memorial Day weekend and continue through the end of August.  Featured bands play a variety of music from rock and roll, blues, reggae, and country.  All are welcome to bring a picnic basket, blankets, and lawn chairs and enjoy an evening with family and friends.

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