HOME l LGU l BRGY l DIST. 1 l BARANGAY PASADENA BARANGAY PASADENAF. Benitez St., Barangay Pasadena, San Juan CityHISTORY The word PASADENA came from the name of the flower Cadena de Amor. During the earlier times it has been said that the streets of Brgy. Pasadena were filled with cadena de amor, a certain Spanish person created the name for Pasadena which means “way of the cadena de amor” PASA is a Spanish word which means “daan” in Filipino language. PASA = Daan & DENA = short for the flower cadena de amor.The word PASADENA came from the name of the flower Cadena de Amor. During the earlier times it has been said that the streets of Brgy. Pasadena were filled with cadena de amor, a certain Spanish person created the name for Pasadena which means “way of the cadena de amor” PASA is a Spanish word which means “daan” in Filipino language. PASA = Daan & DENA = short for the flower cadena de amor. DEMOGRAPHIC DATA Barangay Pasadena’s population as of 2015 is 4,825, the latest from NSO survey result. The barangay council was having a difficulty on conducting their own survey because some of the residents especially those who are living in condominiums are not participating in this activity mainly because they would like to secure their privacy and identity. GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION and TOPOGRAPHY Barangay Pasadena is an urban area which is located near the boundary of Quezon City and is flanked by Barangay Ermitaño and Barangay Corazon de Jesus. Land uses: 10.29 commercial 10.6604 residential 3.2472 road network 0.0 industrial/eco zone 0.550 institutional Total land area: It has a total area of 24.2526 Hectares Population (2015): 4,825 Registered voters (at the end of profile year): 1,907 Total no. of precincts: 9 Major Religious Denominations: Roman Catholic – majority of the residents, but no specific percentage Islam – no data Iglesia ni Cristo – no data Protestant – no data Others BASIC FACILITIES Hospital – none Clinics – none Market Public (public/private) – none COMMUNICATION Cellular Phones – SMART & GLOBE Landline – PLDT, DIGITEL & GLOBE Recreational Facilities – Basketball Court TRANSPORTATION LAND – none SEA – none AIR – none POWER SUPPLY MERALCO WATER SOURCE/S Level 1 – none Level 2 – none Level 3 – none NUMBER OF EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS Technical and Vocational School – 1 Universities and Colleges – none High School (Public and Private) – none Elementary (Public and Private) – none Learning Center – 5 Others – 4 ADMINISTRATIVE, SERVICES AND PROCEDURES Administration services are consists of skeletal force of the Barangay where its duty is to organize the functions of the Barangay, which includes documentation, identification and proper dealings were the Barangay is connected. It also includes tangible items needed in the barangay to be able to perform or function well. ISSUES Based on the data captured form (DCF) which is the basis for creating the Barangay Agenda and Governance and Development, barangay pasadena has failed to comply on the requirement to appoint a Barangay Human Rights Action Officer and to establish an office space for the aforementioned position. Brgy. Pasadena has also not updated its registered Barangay Inhabitants (RBI). The documented RBI of barangay Pasadena were gathered mainly from the residents living in the depressed area. There is also need for improvement of administration office and other barangay facilities to accommodate constituents and equiptment needed for everyday services.