BID board applications available
CIVIC CENTER -- The city clerk’s office is accepting applications
through Thursday for candidates for a board to run a new
property-based business improvement district for downtown Burbank.
A business improvement district is grouping of merchants who join
together through assessment fees to pay for improvements in their
neighborhood. The board would be responsible for carrying out the
goals of a five-year district plan, including a signage program and
marketing and promotions.
Downtown Burbank is bounded by Glenoaks Boulevard, Verdugo Avenue,
the Golden State (5) Freeway and Burbank Boulevard. Interested
merchants should pick up an application at the clerk’s office in City
Hall, 275 E. Olive Ave. Forms are also available online at www.ci.bur
bank.ca.us by accessing the city clerk page. The position is
Burbank design group honored
TOLUCA LAKE -- Burbank-based Ezzona Design Group has been honored
by a local museum and a national design publication.
The Pasadena Museum of California Art requested that the firm be
included in its California Design Biennial exhibition last month. The
exhibition showcases innovative and creative graphic designs. The
firm was also recognized by Graphic Design USA magazine. The magazine
gave its American Graphic Design Award to the Burbank company.
links to SBC
BURBANK -- The Burbank Chamber of Commerce has partnered with SBC
to provide visitors to its Web site with telecommunications
The chamber home page, www.burbankchamber.org, now features an SBC
icon that links visitors to SBC products.
SBC is the chamber’s oldest member at 75 years.
A new taste in the city
NORTHWEST DISTRICT -- A ribbon cutting was held Saturday for
Taste Chicago, a new restaurant at 603 N. Hollywood Way.
The new quick-service restaurant serves Chicago-style Italian food
-- everything from custards to Polish sausage.