- Business Advocacy
The objective of this command structure is to aggressively address crime issues and improve quality of life for residents.
The Alhambra Police Department is implementing the Area Command Model to allow officers to build effective relationships with the community and to respond proactively to help solve problems.
Residents can drive or walk to S. Second Street, between Main Street and Commonwealth, behind Alhambra High School to get the free nasal swab.
"As president of the Alhambra Chamber, I will continue to advocate for legislative issues important to the business community, work with the residents of Alhambra for the businesses they want to see in Alhambra, and work with City Hall to bring those businesses to Alhambra."
The testing site, located on South Second Street, south of Main across from Alhambra High School, will be open BY APPOINTMENT ONLY, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday from May 4 to May 29, as long as supplies last.
“Many families are hurting right now because of this emergency,” said Mayor Ross Maza. “The city wants to help provide some relief in these uncertain times.”
A reception begins at 11:30 a.m. followed by luncheon at noon.
The public can join in on the fun by creating a short video of a minute or less to show why they love Alhambra. They can post the video on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram with the hashtag #LoveAlhambra. The videos may be shared by the city on its social media platforms.
Everyone is invited to come out and cheer on the various “float” participants and demonstrate their school spirit and support for Alhambra.
The Fire Department will provide a pancake breakfast, and give tours of the facility and display the Fire Safety House and a variety of fire and medical apparatus.
The San Gabriel Mission will host its 244th annual Fiesta celebration over Labor Day weekend Sept. 4 through Sept. 6. The three-day event will feature an International Food Court with a wide selection of cultural foods, live entertainment, mechanical rides, and a Beer Garden. Admission is free.
The City of Alhambra Code Enforcement and the Police Department are working with Republic Services to provide a Neighborhood Clean-Up day in a six block area on the west side of town on Feb. 28 to help residents remove junk, trash, and debris from their properties and to spruce up their front yards.