Join the City Team – Apply to be a City Commissioner Today

Sierra Madre, CA April 23, 2014 - We want you to be a part of our City Team! The Sierra Madre City Council encourages citizen participation in its decision-making process through the use of citizen commissions. Currently, there are five citizen commissions established by the Council to advise and assist them in dealing with specific problems.

Applications to serve on a commission may be obtained at City Hall or the City website at http://cityofsierramadre.com/commissions-boards-committees. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled; however, it is recommended that applications for appointment for the beginning of the 2014-2015 fiscal year be submitted by Friday, May 23, 2014 to the City Manager’s Office. There are currently vacancies on the following commissions:

Sierra Madre City Council Selects a Mayor and Mayor Pro-Tem, Swears in Three New Council Members

Sierra Madre, CA. April 23, 2014 – On Tuesday, April 22, 2013 at the Reorganization Meeting, John Harabedian was selected as the new Mayor by fellow Council Members. John Capoccia was selected as the Mayor Pro-Tem. Harabedian and Capoccia will serve in their respective roles for one-year. At the meeting, the City Clerk sworn in three new Council Members, Gene Goss, Rachelle Arizmendi, and Denise Delmar who were all elected to serve four-year terms in the election held on April 8, 2014.

Library Winners of Art and Essay Contest

Sierra Madre, CA. - April 11, 2014 - Winners of the Sierra Madre Public Library So Much To See, So Much To Do Art and Essay Contest were honored with cash prizes and certificates in an award ceremony at the Library. Children in grades K – 2 created drawings showing So Much to See. So Much to Do @ the Library and students in grades 3-8 wrote an essay telling why they feel there is So Much to See. So Much to Do @ Sierra Madre Public Library.

Sierra Madre Call for Artists

Sierra Madre, CA. - April 11, 2014 - The City of Sierra Madre is seeking artists for the City Hall Art Shows. Art Shows at City Hall are held throughout the year and feature local artists in a variety of mediums. The shows are up for 8 weeks and artists can host a reception for friends and family. The deadline for submission is Monday, June 9, 2014.