2014 Fourth of July Firecracker Fun Run

Sierra Madre, CA. April 30, 2014 – Registration Opens Thursday, May 1st
Join the Spero Foundation and the Fourth of July Committee for the 4th Annual Firecracker Fun Run. This untimed, 5k fun run is perfect for the entire family to enjoy. The run begins at 8:00am on Friday, July 4th with check in from 7:00-7:45am in Kersting Court. Participants are allowed to bring strollers and dogs to this family friendly event; dogs must be on a leash.

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.