Horse riders sing for donations
BURBANK -- The local chapter of Equestrian Trails Inc., a national
organization of horse riders, will present its annual Christmas
Caroling Ride on residential streets in the equestrian areas
bordering Glendale and Burbank.
The ride is at 1 p.m. Sunday and the public is invited to come
help decorate the horses and join the caroling. Trucks will also be
available for transportation along the route. The group will meet at
Allen Avenue and Riverside Drive, next to Bar S Stables.
Donations of canned and packaged food will be collected to give to
the Burbank Temporary Aid Center. Residents along the route are also
invited to join or donate items.
For more information, call (323) 876-6858.
Fire department hiring firefighters
CIVIC CENTER -- The Burbank Fire Department will accept
applications for firefighter openings beginning Monday.
Applications can be picked up at City Hall, 275 E. Olive Ave., or
at Police and Fire headquarters, 200 N. 3rd St. Completed
applications can be turned in at the Burbank Fire Training Center,
1845 N. Ontario St., from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 10, or 3 to 7 p.m.
Qualifications include high school graduation or the equivalent, a
valid driver’s license, U.S. citizenship and Emergency Medical Tech
For more information, call the city’s human resources department
at 238-5000, or the fire department at 238-3473.
Council Chambers dark rest of year
CIVIC CENTER -- With the holiday season in full swing, the Burbank
City Council will not meet again until Jan. 6.
Agendas for the council’s next meeting are scheduled to be
available Dec. 31 in the City Clerk’s office at City Hall, 275 E.
The council canceled meetings scheduled for Dec. 23 and 30.
Compiled by Jackson Bell