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The City of Glendale's Rumor Page is dedicated to eliminating misconceptions, and bringing residents the facts about varying issues and concerns within our community. 

During the last heatwave, GWP used its customer notification process to make a case for adding new gas power equipment at the Grayson Power Plant.  

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Rumor

Removal of Jacaranda Trees

The City did not seek public input for this activity.

Deukmejian Wilderness park Sediment Haul

Glendale is receiving compensation from other jurisdictions for allowing them to haul sediment and febris up to...

Renaming Maryland Ave.

The City of Glendale has already decided to rename Maryland Avenue.

Electric Bill Refund

Glendale residents will be receiving a refund / credit to their electric bill.

South Korean Sister City, Gimpo

Recently, the City of Glendale has received numerous inquiries from concerned residents around the world regarding the South Korean dog meat industry...

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Water Bill Refund

Glendale residents will be receiving a refund / credit on their water bill.

Crime Statistic Inquiries

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Inquiries into crime statistics and strategies that have been put into place regarding public safety: 

Scholl Canyon Landfill Environmental Impact Report

“The Glendale City Council was scheduled to vote on the Scholl Canyon Landfill Environmental Impact Report...but has rescheduled without reason"...

Bicycle and Pedestrian Path Along Verdugo Wash

The City of Glendale is planning to build a bicycle and pedestrian path along the Verdugo Wash

Rockhaven

Glendale City Council held a closed session with real estate developers Brooks Street and Lab Holdings, LLC, as well as a group of psychiatric professionals... to discuss the Rockhaven property...

Proposed Mixed-Use Development

Why would City Council entertain the proposed mixed-use development project at 1100 N. Brand Blvd.?

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Lead Contaminated Water

“Every major American city has hazardous amounts of lead-contaminated water.”

Rose Parade Float

Why doesn't the City of Glendale have a Rose Parade float this year?

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City of LA and Glendale Landfill Useage

At an August 20th press conference, Los Angeles Council member Huizar states Glendale is acting unfairly by not allowing Los Angeles to use the City of Glendale’s landfill.

Affordable Housing

Bill 113 and a threat to affordable housing 

Browning Lawns Ticket

"Glendale is ticketing residents for browning lawns during a drought."/ What is Glendale doing during the drought?

Water Rate Increase

"Where can I find more information on the proposed Glendale water rate increase?"

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Cell Towers For Profit

Glendale is arbitrarily placing cell towers throughout the City to make money

LCF in Drinking Water

Recent reports appeared online in regards to California EPA recommended health goals.  "High levels of toxicity revealed in LCF, Burbank,... Glendale drinking water."  

Utility Users Tax

Utility Users Tax (UUT) ballot measure submitted for signature verification is for the upcoming June 2014 special election / Glendale UUT does not pay for essential City services. It should be repealed.

Glendale PERS

"Glendale's PERS obligation is 84% unfunded." 

Violation: City Transfers

The City violates its own Charter regarding transfers

SB 1129

Why is the City supporting SB 1129 (Steinberg)?

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