City of Burbank

Water and Power

BWP Workers Return From New York’s Long Island

Cold, tired, and full of stories, 10 electrical linemen from Burbank Water and Power (BWP) returned from New York’s Long Island after restoring power to hundreds of residents who had gone without electricity for up to 8 days

(Photo by Ross A. Benson)

If You’re Off to Grandmother’s, Bob Hope Airport Has Some Travel Tips

Thanksgiving week kicks off the winter holiday travel season, and passengers traveling through Burbank Bob Hope Airport between Friday, November 16 and Monday, November 26 will experience higher-than-normal passenger traffic due to the Thanksgiving holiday

(Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Burbank Once Again Honors Veterans

Photos from the annual Veteran's Day Ceremony at McCambridge Park.


Burbank’s Recycling Center Buy-Back Program Resumes

The Burbank Recycling Center has announced that it will resume its beverage container buy-back operations at the 500 Flower Street facility beginning Monday, November 12 after having its license suspended by previous operator


Burbank2035 Final Environmental Impact Report Made Available to Public

The City of Burbank is announces the availability of the Burbank2035 Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR).


Bob Hope Airport Puts Together Fundraiser for ‘Superstorm Sandy’ Victims

Today from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m., uniformed Airport personnel will be stationed outside of the main terminal entrance collecting both check and cash donations for victims on the East Coast

colony theatre

Colony Theatre Has Been Saved – For Now

However, the award-winning theatre company still must raise $500,000 by year’s end to continue serving the region. The Colony has achieved the first goal of its emergency “Save the Colony” campaign by raising $49,000 in ten days so that it can open THE MORINI STRAD as scheduled on November 17

(Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Bob Hope Airport Starts Local Marketing Campaign

The six-month marketing program hopes to increase awareness of the Burbank Bob Hope Airport in the San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys.

Water and Power

10 Burbank Electrical Workers to Help Long Island After Hurricane Sandy

10 electrical linemen and work vehicles from Burbank Water and Power left Sunday to help Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) restore power to thousands of impacted residents in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.

Bob Hope Airport Police Cruiser. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Man Pleads Guilty to pointing a Laser at Aircraft Near Bob Hope Airport

North Hollywood Man Pleads Guilty to Pointing Laser at Aircraft in April Near Bob Hope Airport, Violating 2012 Legislation Making the Offense a Federal Crime

The President rolls with 2 exact limos even the license plates are the same, on today's arrival he was in car number 2 and departed in car number 1. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Burbank Receives a Visit From the President — Again!

After traveling over 5,300 miles on Wednesday, it was reported by White House staffers that the three mile drive from Bob Hope Airport to the Burbank Studios where Jay Leno shoots his nightly gab fest that were the highlight of his trip

Burbank Fire Chief, seen here in last year's Burbank on Parade, will assume Interim City Manager duties until December 3

Burbank Names Two as Interim City Managers

Fire Chief Ray Krakowski will also assume the role of Interim City Manager until December 3 when Ken Pulskamp, who is the current City Manager of Santa Clarita, becomes available to also take over the interim position

Bob Hope Airport Police Association President Jolene Dolan presents a check to Aleyna Doche who came to the airport with her parents Roxanne and Marc Doche and younger brother Kyle  (Photo By Craig Sherwood)

Bob Hope Airport Police and Employees Pitch in to Help Aleyna

Bob Hope Airport Police Officers Association and employees presented checks to Aleyna Doche, who has kidney cancer and is raising money for Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation.