Canvass for Rent Control in Pasadena!

Canvass for Rent Control in Pasadena!

Join POP! members this Saturday at the Pasadena Community Job Center to support the Pasadena Tenants Union to gather signatures for Pasadena Fair and Equitable Housing Charter Amendment for Rent Control & More »

Press Release: Systematic Wage Theft Alleged in Construction of Pasadena Housing Project

Press Release: Systematic Wage Theft Alleged in Construction of Pasadena Housing Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                            More »

Stand in solidarity with immigrant workers and demand an end to systemic wage theft!

Stand in solidarity with immigrant workers and demand an end to systemic wage theft!

If you’ve read the most recent study by the Economic Policy Institute about the amount of stolen wages that the Department of Labor (DOL) recovered in 2015 and 2016, you will understand why it is More »

Yes to ADUs! It’s time to amend the accessory dwelling unit regulations in Pasadena.

Yes to ADUs! It’s time to amend the accessory dwelling unit regulations in Pasadena.

Pasadena has the opportunity to help alleviate our housing crisis, but our City Council needs to hear from you!  On Monday, December 11, 2018 at 7 PM, the Pasadena City Council will hear More »

Donate to POP! this #GivingTuesday

Donate to POP! this #GivingTuesday

Tomorrow is #GivingTuesday! Would you be joining us?  Tomorrow, November 28, POP! is participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving back to our community. Donate to POP! and help us continue our mission to make More »

Planning Commission should reject Carmel’s luxury housing project unless it addresses affordable housing

Planning Commission should reject Carmel’s luxury housing project unless it addresses affordable housing

Here it is, in case you missed our co-chairs’ op-ed published in the Pasadena Weekly last week. It’s a great read! It explains why we are going to the Planning Commission Hearing More »

Carmel Housing Project Talking Points

Carmel Housing Project Talking Points

This is why we are fighting to defend and demand more affordable housing in Pasadena. If you would like a PDF of our talking points, please e-mail us at: pop@poppasadena.org   Please More »

Tell Carmel and the Planning Commission: “We do not need more luxury housing!”

Tell Carmel and the Planning Commission: “We do not need more luxury housing!”

It’s time to defend affordable housing . . . again! Last April, many housing advocates and tenants joined us at a Planning Commission hearing to urge the commissioners to not approve a More »

Yes to ADUs! It’s time to amend the accessory dwelling unit regulations in Pasadena.

Pasadena has the opportunity to help alleviate our housing crisis, but our City Council needs to hear from you! 

On Monday, December 11, 2018 at 7 PM, the Pasadena City Council will hear recommendations and comments about amending the Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) regulations to allow building more back houses, also known as as granny flats, backyard cottages, or secondary units. These units are an innovative, affordable, and effective option for adding much-needed housing in California.

Please join Greater Pasadena Affordable Housing Group (GPAHG), POP! and many more housing advocates on:

Monday, Dec. 11th at 7pm.
The Pasadena City Council Chambers.
100 North Garfield Avenue, Room S249 (the SE corner of the Second Floor of City Hall)

This is what we are recommending to the City Council:
Letter to the City Council Dec 8 2017

Donate to POP! this #GivingTuesday

Tomorrow is #GivingTuesday! Would you be joining us? 

Tomorrow, November 28, POP! is participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving back to our communityDonate to POP! and help us continue our mission to make Pasadena a more progressive and inclusive city. No amount is too small!

Join us as we continue organizing for immigrant rights, workers’ rights, and for affordable housing for all. We have already accomplished so much in the short time we have been around, and we can do even more with your help!

Planning Commission should reject Carmel’s luxury housing project unless it addresses affordable housing

Here it is, in case you missed our co-chairs’ op-ed published in the Pasadena Weekly last week. It’s a great read! It explains why we are going to the Planning Commission Hearing today to urge the commissioners to reject Carmel’s luxury housing project, unless it addresses affordable housing.

Originally published in the Pasadena Weekly on Oct 17,2017. 

POP op-ed