Lifelong Burbank resident and local small business owner Chris Rizzotti received an endorsement from the Burbank Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 761 today in his bid for Burbank City Council.
“The Burbank Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 761 plays an important role in our community and our local economy. It is an honor to receive this endorsement by the men and women who make sure our construction projects are built sound and to proper code. Since 1922 The Burbank Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 761 has delivered the highest quality construction to our Schools, Hospitals, Residential and Commercial Buildings. If elected to City Council, I will look forward to working with these industry professionals who do the good work for our community day in and day out.”
Rizzotti announced his intention to run in March and has been working tirelessly ever since, meeting with community members and sharing his vision for a better Burbank. In the Last couple of weeks Rizzotti received the endorsement of Assemblyman Mike Gatto of the 43rd District, Burbank Police Officers Association and Burbank Firefighters Local 778.
Chris Rizzotti is the current Vice Chair of the City of Burbank Planning Board. Rizzotti was President of the Burbank Association of Realtors in 2012, received the Realtor of the Year Award in 2013, was President of the Community Service Foundation in 2013, was a Core Team Member for the Measure S Ballot Initiative, and received an Outstanding Contribution Award from the U.S. Small Business Administration. He has been active in civic and philanthropic engagement for many years.
More information about Rizzotti, and details on his vision for Burbank, can be found on his campaign website: www.abetterburbank.com.