Pasadena City Government

City of Pasadena Information

Pasadena has a Mayor and City Council structure which includes 8 council members and 1 mayor. The Police Department has over 200 commissioned officers and the Fire Department has over 200 active and semi-active volunteer firefighters.

The Pasadena City Council meets every Tuesday. The first meeting of the month begins at 7:30 p.m. and each council meeting thereafter in the month alternate between evening and morning meetings. The morning meetings start at 10:00 a.m. Council Meetings are conducted at City Hall, 1149 Ellsworth Drive. Citizens addressing council need to sign in between 7:00-7:25pm. For details, call 713-477-1511.

Public Legal Notices can be viewed here: City of Pasadena Public Legal Notices

City of Pasadena Website

Department Phone Number
City Hall 713-477-1511
Water Dept. 713-477-1511
Fire Dept. 713-477-1122
Police Dept. 713-477-1221
Municipal Court 713-475-5562
Animal Control and Adoption 281-991-0602
Mayor's Office 713-475-5501
Mayor's Action Line 713-475-5555
Council Members Main Line 713-475-7858

Visit their Online ActionLine Request form here:
ActionLine Request

Current City Council & Mayor

Past Officials

The City Event Calendar

City of Pasadena Code of Ordinances

City of Pasadena 2001 Redistricting Map


City Permits, Registration, Licenses & Forms

For a directory list of all permits, visit the City of Pasadena Permit Department.

Permit assistance is offered between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., but no permits will be issued after 4:30 p.m. each day. Additional permit information is available at 713-475-5575.


City of Pasadena Information

Pasadena Convention Center & Fairgrounds

7902 Fairmont Parkway


City Heavy Garbage Pickup

Monday & Thursday Garbage Pickup days will have Heavy Garbage Pickup on 1st and 3rd Thursday.

Tuesday & Friday Garbage Pickup days will have Heavy Garbage Pickup on 2nd and 4th Friday.


Harris County Offices

Commissioners Precinct 2
101 S. Richey
Pasadena, TX

Harris County Information





Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Shelter in Place Information