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The Arcadia City Council has adopted an ordinance with rules for using Bonita Park's Skateboard Park. The city will follow state requirements that skateboarders must wear a helmet, elbow pads, and knee pads. Hours are 8 A.M. to 10 P.M. Alcohol, drugs, and smoking are forbidden, as are graffiti and reckless skating.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
May 15, 2003
Pages
p. 25
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
May 15, 2003
Pages
p. 25
Subjects
Bonita Park Skateboard Park
Skate park
Item ID
31656AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Representatives from the American Lung Association and the American Cancer Society presented City Council with a draft no-smoking ordinance that would prohibit smoking in all enclosed public places.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper2092
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
January 8, 1989
Pages
p. A-1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
January 8, 1989
Pages
p. A-1
Subjects
Ordinances, Municipal
Item ID
2078AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Arcadia business people apparently favor a no-smoking ordinance in principle, but might have difficulty with it in practice, according to a Chamber of Commerce survey recently delivered by City Manager George Watts. Sixty percent favored an ordinance controlling smoking. However, 60% also said they would not be able to provide segregated areas for smokers and non-smokers.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper2075
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
January 13, 1985
Pages
p. A-1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
January 13, 1985
Pages
p. A-1
Subjects
Ordinances, Municipal
Item ID
2061AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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George Watts has been appointed acting city manager until the City Council names someone to replace Lyle Alberg who recently resigned. Watts, the city's assistant city manager, has served as acting city manager before. This time he has applied for the position.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
February 26, 1981
Pages
p. A-1 photo
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
February 26, 1981
Pages
p. A-1 photo
Subjects
City Employees - Watts, George
Item ID
1170AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Arcadia's proposed city budget will be about $24.4 million, up 8.9% from the $22.4 million 1985-86 budget, according to a report from City Manager George Watts.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
June 1, 1986
Pages
p. 1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
June 1, 1986
Pages
p. 1
Subjects
Budget
Item ID
673AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Santa Anita Canyon Road, Chantry Flats closed in the ongoing effort to keep the public from breaking social distancing rules. It will remain closed until further notice.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
May 28, 2020
Pages
p. 2
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
May 28, 2020
Pages
p. 2
Subjects
Chantry Flats
Coronavirus-COVID-19
Diseases
Epidemics
Pandemics
Viruses
Collection
Newspaper Index
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The Arcadia Board of Education has voted to put off until April 23, a decision on whether or not to establish a smoking area at the high school.

https://arcadiahistory.andornot.com/en/permalink/newspaper3046
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
March 29, 1979
Pages
p. A-1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
March 29, 1979
Pages
p. A-1
Subjects
Schools - Arcadia High School
Item ID
2968AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Two ad hoc committees have been established to help the Board of Education make a final ruling on two major problems: Smoking (recent legislation has made smoking on campus legal at the discretion of the local school board) and Graduation requirements.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
October 16, 1975
Pages
p. A-1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
October 16, 1975
Pages
p. A-1
Subjects
School Board
Item ID
2450AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Dance permits for parties at the Women's Club automatically are denied until the city's Business License Review Committee specifies conditions such as when the music will end, when people must leave, and maximum capacity. The new rules follow complaints against partygoers at a wedding reception in November.

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Newspaper
Star Tribune
Date
December 9, 1992
Pages
p. A-1
Newspaper
Star Tribune
Date
December 9, 1992
Pages
p. A-1
Subjects
Organizations - Women's Club
Item ID
294AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Arcadia Association of Realtors cancels city council candidate forum that had been scheduled for March 7 at the Arcadia Public Library. But since the city elections have moved from "at large" elections to district elections, the public would be better served by other, upcoming district-specific forums.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
March 8, 2018
Pages
p. 1, 12
Newspaper
Arcadia Weekly
Date
March 8, 2018
Pages
p. 1, 12
Subjects
Arcadia Association of Realtors
City Council Elections 2018
Item ID
35293AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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The Arcadia City Planning Commission voted 6-0 to reject the zoning change for the Santa Anita Park property from "horse racing uses" to "commercial/entertainment," saying it could not approve any changes until it sees a specific proposal.

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Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
June 1, 1996
Pages
p. A1
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
June 1, 1996
Pages
p. A1
Subjects
Santa Anita Park
Item ID
5895AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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City Employees (Watts, George)

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Contents
1. "Watts quits after he is asked to step down." News clip, undated. 2. Open letter to all residents of Arcadia from nine former mayors of the City of Arcadia regarding George Watts termination, May 22, 1992. 3. "City manager search could take months." Arcadia Tribune, May 24, 1992. 4. "Mayors'…
Contents
1. "Watts quits after he is asked to step down." News clip, undated.
2. Open letter to all residents of Arcadia from nine former mayors of the City of Arcadia regarding George Watts termination, May 22, 1992.
3. "City manager search could take months." Arcadia Tribune, May 24, 1992.
4. "Mayors' letter sheds light on removal of the city manager." Sierra Madre News, June 11, 1992.
5. City of Arcadia invitation to "Goodbye George Party", June 14, 1992.
6. "Its name belies goings-on." Pasadena Star News, June 14, 1992, column by editor Charles Cherniss.
7. "Mailbag" letters to the editor regarding termination of George Watts. Arcadia Tribune, June 14, 1992.
8. "Former mayors denounce watts' ouster." Arcadia Tribune, June 14, 1992.
9. Letter from Dick Young to citizens who responded to the open letter from the nine former mayors, June 15, 1992.
10. "Four councilmen defend action." Sierra Madre News, June 18, 1992.
11. "Dispute over ex-City Manager grows." Los Angeles Times, San Gabriel Valley section, June 21, 1992.
12. "Council joins Watts resignation debate." Arcadia Tribune, June 21, 1992.
13. "mailbag" letters to the editor entitled, "Voter Outrage" from Scott Downie. Arcadia Tribune, June 21, 1992.
14. Letters to the editor. Arcadia Tribune, June 21, 1992.
15. Letters to the editor. Pasadena Star News, June 29, 1992.
16. Open letter to the Citizens of Arcadia from Mayor George Fasching and Councilmen Joseph Ciraulo, Dennis Lojeski, and Robert Margett, July 10, 1992.
17. Same as #16 with envelope addressed to Alis and Roger Horning.
18. Letters to the Pasadena Star News, August 4, 1992.
19. Arcadia Political Newsletter, February 26, 1993.
Subjects
City Employees (Watts, George)
Item ID
63AF
Collection
Subject Files
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A report from the Arcadia Planning Commission recommending restraints on mini-malls was "received and filed" by the Arcadia City Council who decided current building restrictions are adequate.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
August 9, 1987
Pages
p. 1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
August 9, 1987
Pages
p. 1
Subjects
Mini-Mall
Item ID
802AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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Ordinance governing roofs given first reading by City Council Tuesday night. Following second reading and 30-day waiting period, Arcadians who construct new roofs will be required to use specific fire-retardant materials.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
August 5, 1982
Pages
p. A-1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
August 5, 1982
Pages
p. A-1
Subjects
Fires and Fire Prevention
Item ID
1604AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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City of Arcadia management employees and others standing in front of City Council Chambers holding a banner which reads, "Merry Christmas Charles," probably referring to Charles Gilb. Standing L-R: Kent Ross, Jim Dale, George Watts, Rick Sandona, Neil Johnson, unknown, Dave Hinig, Jerry Collins, Bob Harbicht, Cindy Rowe, Eldon Davidson, Joe Lopez, Bill Woolard, Pete Kinnahan, Mike Miller, Jerry Gardner, Alex McIntyre.

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Date
1991

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Buildings from Ross Field shown in state of disrepair - probably abandoned.

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Date
unknown

  1 image

Date
unknown
Subjects
Balloon School
Physical Description
8x10 b&w
ID
1277
Collection
Photographs
Images
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A group of nine former mayors has denounced the City Council's recent decision to ask for City Manager George Watts' resignation.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
June 14, 1992
Pages
p. A-1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
June 14, 1992
Pages
p. A-1
Subjects
City Employees - Watts, George
Item ID
78AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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City Council accepted an updated staff report on annexation 80-2, an 84-acre area southwest of the city.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
August 5, 1982
Pages
p. 1
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
August 5, 1982
Pages
p. 1
Subjects
Annexation (Municipal Government)
Item ID
416AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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George Watts has been named city manager of Arcadia. Watts discusses areas of concern: finances, redevelopment, senior housing. Biographical notes included.

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Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
July 26, 1981
Pages
p. A-1 photo
Newspaper
Arcadia Tribune
Date
July 26, 1981
Pages
p. A-1 photo
Subjects
City Employees - Watts, George
Item ID
1171AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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In a 50-page ruling issued Wednesday, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge James C. Chalfant found the environmental impact report (EIR) faulty in 11 areas ranging from traffic to air quality. This means Caruso's mall project is stalled until changes are made to the EIR.

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Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
July 26, 2008
Pages
p. A1
Newspaper
Pasadena Star News
Date
July 26, 2008
Pages
p. A1
Subjects
Caruso Affiliated
Caruso, Rick
Developments
Environmental Impact Report (EIR)
Malls
Mall war
The Shops at Santa Anita
Item ID
31335AN
Collection
Newspaper Index
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