City of Burbank

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Tower Banner Student Art Contest Winner Chosen

Burbank Unified School District’s winning banner, created by 9th grader Angus Crosby from Burbank High School, will be the first to be displayed on the tower, beginning June 2014

(Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Storm Rolls Through Burbank With Mostly Minor Damage

A winter storm rolled through Burbank on Friday and while it did not do a lot of damage, two locations were not so lucky

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Sandbags Available to Burbank Residents and Businesses

To help counteract the effects of the storm, the Public Works department has provided sandbags, free of charge, to residents and business owners in Burbank. Pickup will be coordinated at the Public Works Field Services Yard

(Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Ikea Project Set To Go Before City Council March 11 (New Date)

The Burbank City Council is scheduled to discuss the project March 11, after the Planning Board recommended its approval last month

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Traffic Circles In Burbank’s Future?

City transportation planners gauge residents' interest in adding barriers to high traffic neighborhoods during first of three community workshops. One Keystone resident says city needs to address characteristics of individual blocks before adding bicycle/vehicle share lanes. Kenneth residents say no to traffic circles and entry islands but want the city to explore more options.

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Coyote Euthanized After Caught In Trap At Bob Hope Park

Burbank Animal Control Officers are forced to euthanize a badly injured coyote discovered caught in a trap in bushes near the freeway at Bob Hope Park.

Peter Musurlian (Photo Courtesy City of Burbank)

Musurlian, Channel 6 Win Big Again with Golden Mikes

“Best Business and Consumer Reporting” and "Best News Videography of a Hard News Story” honors go to Burbank's Station Manager

(Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Scozzola Ready for the Public to Play Through at Debell Golf Course

Scott Scozzola now oversees all of the golf, maintenance and restaurant operations as of January 1.

Burbank's Rose Parade Float comes home a winner with the Fantasy Trophy. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Burbank’s Rose Float Brings Home ‘Fantasy’ Trophy

Burbank Tournament of Roses Association's Lights! Camera! Action! is a winner once again

Verdugo Park is one site you can leave your old Christmas Tree for recycling as shown. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

City Provides Three Options For Christmas Tree Recycling

Drop off old Christmas trees at a designated park now, cut it up to fit in the green bin or put the tree out at the curb after January 2.

First Place Winner (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Burbank Announces Holiday Decorating Contest Winners

Burbank couple wins first place two years in a row in the city's Holiday Outdoor Decorating Contest. All winners will receive certificates from City Council Tuesday evening.


Former Police Detective Mike Reyes Denied Reinstatement

Former Burbank Officer finds out decision after deliberation by Burbank's City Manager. Arbitrator had ruled for reinstatement

Past First Place Winner - 246 S. Sparks

Burbank’s Holiday Decorating Contest Looking for Entries

Burbank Civic Pride Committee is seeking entries for the 31st annual Holiday Decorating Contest. Last year only 24 entries were received. Deadline to submit entry forms is 5 p.m. Tuesday.