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The Alhambra Civic Center Library announced it’s time for the Summer Reading Program.The library is tripling the fun of summer reading by conducting three Summer Reading programs.
Local Real Estate Broker Rudy Kusuma presented the Alhambra Chamber of Commerce’s Lunch & Learn program on April 16.
The Middle School Honor Band will offer a free concert from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 16, at the Renaissance Plaza, northeast corner of Garfield and Main.
Alhambra Car Wash technology saves at least 50% of the water used in a typical wash.
The Planning Commission acts as a consulting and advisory board to the City Council with respect to zoning and planning matters.
The Executive Committee is composed of the President, President-Elect, Secretary/Treasurer, Immediate Past President, Executive Director, and two Directors appointed by the President. The Executive Director is an employee of the Chamber and ex-officio member of this committee. In the interim between meetings of the board, the Executive Committee has the charge of the routine business of the Chamber and prepares an annual Chamber budget for approval of the full board.
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is the Federal agency responsible for national policy and programs that address America's housing needs, improve and develop the Nation's communities and enforce fair housing laws.
A consulting and advisory board to the City Council with respect to traffic and transportation matters.
The Alhambra City Council is elected by the citizens of Alhambra to guide the policy affairs of the community. Each of the five Councilmembers is elected at large to serve a four-year term from five geographic districts. Municipal elections are held in November every two years on even-numbered years. Under a rotational system adopted in 1984, each Councilmember serves as Mayor for a nine-month period. The City Council appoints the City Manager, City Attorney, and City Commission members.
The Board of Directors governs the direction of the Chamber's work and control of its property and assets. The Board consists of the Immediate Past President and 18 other members. The offices of the Chamber are that of the President, President-Elect, and Secretary-Treasurer. Five members of the Board are elected annually for terms of three years. To complete the Board, the President may appoint from the general membership up to four additional Directors for one year terms.
The Library Board of Trustees manages the City's public library system pursuant to the provisions of general law and Alhambra the City Charter.
The Youth Commission acts as an advisory board to the City Council related to matters pertaining to the activities or needs of the City's youth.
The Design Review Board has design control over all commercial, industrial, and residential planned development permits reviewed by the Planning Commission and reviews uniform sign plans for all multi-tenant buildings. It acts as a consulting board to the City Council with respect to design control and signage matters.
The Alhambra Community Coordinating Council acts as a voluntary association of community organizations, businesses, and individuals that strive to provide a means whereby the community can clearly define its needs and redefine its goals, keep the public informed, provide a common ground on which citizen concern, professional skill, and administrative authority can meet to achieve action and make the community a better place in which to live.