City of Burbank

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Burbank Water and Power Receives $1 Million for Grid System Research

Assemblyman Mike Gatto announced that BWP has been awarded a $1 million grant for grid system research. The funding will help BWP save energy, keep rates low, and improve the delivery of services.

An Artist rendering of the proposed new front of the LILA school project. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Community Meeting Held For Planned French School

GM Site on Riverside Dr. would become middle, and high school campus

The Burbank Older American Award honorees were recognized at the City Council meeting on May 8. From left, are Mayor Dave Golonski and Senior Board members Doug Halter and Peter McGrath; with Older American Award honoree Marian Friedlob (holding certificate); Senior Board members Bill Anderson and Libby Nardo; and honorees Peggy Ray, Louise Downey, Shari Ward, Josefina Sauri and Julio Fernando de la Torriente.  (photo by Gwen Indermill)

City Council Recognizes Burbank Older American Volunteers

Burbank’s City Council honored senior volunteers with the Older Americans Volunteer Service Award. Peggy Ray has been selected as Burbank‚Äôs recipient of the County of Los Angeles Older Americans Outstanding Volunteer Service Award

Rancho residence gather for community meeting about development in the Rancho area.  (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

City of Burbank Planning Division to Hold Community Meeting Wednesday on LILA School

A community meeting on May 23rd to consider a Development Review, Administrative Use Permit, and Parking Determination application for a proposed project at 1105 Riverside Drive by LILA School


2012 Starlight Bowl Season Promises to be Best in Years

Besides the always popular 4th of July fireworks show, there will be tribute bands honoring the Eagles, Elton John, Billy Joel, The Beatles, and Journey. The season ends with Rick Springfield and his band.


Take Me Out to the Ballgame – Burbank Style

It was once again Burbank Night at Dodger Stadium and everyone had a great time from the Mayor throwing the opening pitch to citizens watching the Dodgers beat the Cardinals and a great fireworks show

View of RITC, Customer Service Building looking southeast

Bob Hope Airport Awards Contracts to Start First Phase of Transportation Center

The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority Monday voted to award contracts totaling over $81 million to build the first phase of a Regional Intermodal Transportation Center at Bob Hope Airport


Burbank Now Accepting Applications for City Clerk and Treasurer Positions

Burbank’s City Council is accepting applications for appointments to the positions of City Clerk and City Treasurer

Photo By Deborah Dodge

Arts Commission Unveils It’s New Website

The Burbank Cultural Arts Commission unveils its website on Wednesday. The new site is interactive, features more than 50 arts venues and will be of special help to out-of-town visitors.

Guest Speaker Jay Schroeder and Burbank Mayor Dave Golonski. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Golonski Starts Out Year With Annual Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast

Mayor Dave Golonski thanks those attending for keeping the city of Burbank strong, healthy and vibrant. Former pro-football quarterback Jay Schroeder tells audience to find their God-given ability and use it!

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Burbank to Hold Informational Meeting for Residents on Cell Towers

Burbank’s city planners will be hosting a community meeting to provide information about the regulations for wireless cell phone antennas and towers


Airport to Close Parking Lot D for Construction

Bob Hope Airport is closing the entrances to Economy Parking Lot D at the corner of Hollywood Way and Empire Avenue to prepare for construction of the new Regional Intermodal Transportation Center

The Maraposa Horse bridge at Parkside will be CLOSED for repairs Monday May 7. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Mariposa Equestrian Bridge to be Closed During the Day on Monday, May 7

Repairs along the sides of the Mariposa Equestrian Bridge, which crosses the Los Angeles River, will close the bridge on Monday, May 7