Friday, February 24, 2017

Glendale Tech on Tap

Glendale Tech on Tap has three events coming up in March and April that you do not want to miss! 

Glendale Tech on Tap is a monthly meet-up created to strengthen the ecosystem of technology, innovation and entrepreneurship in Glendale. To learn more, visit

Thursday, March 2:
The Growth of Ransomware and What Business Can Do to Protect Themselves.

Meet Mr. Ara Aslanian, a Glendale-based entrepreneur, as he talks about the tools you need to protect yourself, your business and your wallet from falling victim to ransomware attacks.

When: Thursday, March 2, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM 
Where: The Antaeus Theatre Company (110 E. Broadway Avenue, Glendale, CA.)

 This event is free but space is limited so please RSVP.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

2016 Year-In-Review

Watch our highlights reel to get a taste of some of our accomplishments for 2016, featuring housing, economic development, urban design, building & safety and more. 

Monday, October 3, 2016

Walktober Reading List

Walktober is in full swing, and we know you are probably asking yourself "where will I walk to today?"

There are so many destinations throughout the City including parks, shopping malls & restaurants, theaters, historic buildings and more. Plus, with Glendale's Central Library being closed for renovations, this may be the perfect time to explore some of the City's neighborhood libraries.

To help you with your next visit to the library, We've put together a reading list that will inspire you to get up and walk. Check it out, there's something for everyone!


  • The Walk / Richard Paul Evans
  • Long Walk to Freedom / Nelson Mandela
  • The Hundred Year Walk: An Armenian Odyssey / Dawn Anahid MacKeen
  • Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk / Ben Fountain
  • Short Leash : A Memoir of Dog Walking and Deliverance / Janice Gary
  • Walk On / Maria Frazee
  • Stink and the Midnight Zombie Walk / Megan McDonald
  • Walk on the Wild Side / Nicholas Oldland
  •  I Took the Moon for a Walk / Carolyn Curtis
  • Lyle Walks the Dog / Bernard Waber

Fitness, Exploration & Travel
  • Born to Walk: The Transformative Power of a Pedestrian Act / Kevin Patterson
  • A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail / Bill Bryson
  • Secret Stairs / Charles Fleming
  • How to Walk a Puma: And Other Things I Learned While Stumbling Through South America / Peter Allison
  • Wanderlust: A History of Walking / Rebecca Solnit
  • A Philosophy of Walking / Frederic Gros
  • The Lost Art of Walking: The History, Science, and Literature of Pedestrianism / Geoff Nicholson
  • Walkable City: How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time/Jeff Speck
  • The Long Walk / Stephen King
  • The Walking Dead (graphic novel) / Gerald Seymour
Short Stories & Essays:
  • Walking / Henry David Thoreau
  • The Pedestrian / Ray Bradbury

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Take a Stroll to Our Walktober Soundtrack

Walktober is here and as temperatures begin to drop, you may be thinking about starting up your regular walking routine. Did you know that studies have shown that taking a 30 minute walk five times a week can help lower your risk of heart disease, diabetes and stroke? Walking also helps improve your mood and gets your creative juices flowing!

So, if you're still on the fence about dusting off your old sneakers, our "Walktober Soundtrack" is sure to get you prancing and dancing through town.