Date: February 26th, 2020

Council Member Says Racism is Prevalent in Pasadena Firefighters Union
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Council Member Says Racism is Prevalent in Pasadena Firefighters Union

By Terry Miller Pasadena Councilman Tyron Hampton said he disagrees with City Manager Steve Mermell’s decision to reassign Fire Chief Bertral Washington. So too, does fellow council member John Kennedy who expressed outrage at the last council meeting. Hampton said the Pasadena Firefighters Union, which he equated to a fraternity, intentionally put pressure on the…

NAACP Calls for Investigation Into Alleged Violation of Due Process for Fire Chief Washington
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NAACP Calls for Investigation Into Alleged Violation of Due Process for Fire Chief Washington

By Terry Miller On Monday, Feb. 10, Pasadena City Manager Steve Mermell reassigned Chief Bertral Washington without notifying portions of City Council and Public Safety Committee members before taking such actions. Since then, residents and the Pasadena NAACP have raised questions over Washington’s reassignment. “It has also been reported to the NAACP by local sources…

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