City of Burbank

Landfill Compacting

Trashing Burbank – Managing the City’s Lifecycle of Waste

Trash is one of those things we all take for granted. Whether it is simple garbage, discarded furniture and appliances, or e-Waste, we throw it into a bin, container, or leave it on the side of the road and within a day our discards are collected and disappear forever. Out of sight, out of mind.

Water and Power

Double Appliance Rebates Now Available From Burbank Water & Power

Got a great deal during the Labor Day holiday? Take advantage as Burbank Water and Power is kicking off a 6-month Double Appliance Rebate Promotion

(Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Gatto, Conway Jr. Help Push Pet Adoptions During Contest

Mike Gatto and Tim Conway Jr. teamed up to help push adoptions at the Burbank Animal Shelter as the site tries to win the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Rachel Ray $100,000 Challenge

Verdugo Park Swimming Pool. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Verdugo Park Recreation Center to Close for Five Weeks

Verdugo Aquatic Facility Family Night cancelled, other programs to move to other parks and facilities temporarily while a new roof is installed

(L to R) City Manager Mark Scott and Mayor Dr. David Gordon enjoyed a fun evening together with more than 200 Burbank residents (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

City of Burbank Night at Dodger Stadium a Bark in the Park

Celebrating the City of Burbank night were a host of dignitaries that included City Manager Mark Scott and Mayor Dr. David Gordon among others

(Photo By Ross A. Benson)

Seniors Show They Can Still Rock Out at Verdugo Pool

Rock-a-Hula, the first swim social for senior adults, attracts more than 200 to the Verdugo Aquatic Facility. Highlights were the vice mayor lip-syncing to an Elvis song and dancing to the Joe Finkle and the 7/10 Splits band

(Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Walk Bike Burbank and City Officials Throw Party to Celebrate 10th Anniversary of the Chandler Bikeway

Cyclists use it for pleasure riding and commuting

(Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Annual Burbank Trivia Challenge Raises Funds For Literacy

Burbank companies, organizations and private citizens field teams of three people to participate in the annual Trivia Challenge competition.


Burbank Composting Workshops Help Reduce Water Usage

The Burbank Recycle Center holds a number of Composting During Droughts workshops from September through November. Free composting bins are available to Burbank residents at the workshops.

2014 Burbank Dolphins (Photo courtesy of Mike Graceffo)

Flag Football Flourishing for Burbank Park and Recreation

Burbank Park and Rec has done a tremendous job in continuing the success, tradition and enjoyment of flag football; look no further than the Burbank Dolphins

Exchange students from Incheon, South Korea, with Burbank Mayor Dr. David Gordon at City Hall. (Photo Courtesy of the City of Burbank)

Incheon Students Visit Burbank For Exchange Program

Students from Burbank's sister city Incheon, South Korea, visited City Hall, the Police and Fire Building, Cartoon Network and more places of interest in Burbank as part of a two week student exchange program.

Burbank K-9 officer Joel Rodriguez with his dog Kimo look for possible evidence in the bushes near the parking lot of The Church of Later Day Saints, where 2 males were stabbed Saturday afternoon. ( Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Burbank City Council Limits Landscape Irrigation To Three Days Per Week

Action limits landscape watering in the city of Burbank to Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays and for no more than 15 minutes each day for each irrigation station

(Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Jay Leno to be at Classic Car Show in Downtown Burbank this Saturday

Celebrity cars, Jay Leno, and Drake Bell will take center stage at the third annual Downtown Burbank Car Classic