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  • Hollywood Way to close Thursday night during carpool project construction

    Hollywood Way to close Thursday night during carpool project construction
    As part of a multimillion-dollar carpool project on the Golden State (I-5) Freeway, a section of Hollywood Way will be closed Thursday night into early Friday morning so crews can do bridge work. Crews will begin closing the street from Glenoaks...
  • Burb's Eye View: For now, the fire hall is where they play

    As a rule, they don't make fire halls to host children's programming. For almost 20 years, the Burbank Boys and Girls Club has made this arrangement work — a clever re-imagining of a vacant fire hall has provided an educational and social haven for...
  • A look ahead at 2013 for Burbank

    A look ahead at 2013 for Burbank
    The year 2013 is already shaping up to be a busy year, with several issues rooted in the past expected to come to fruition. While the year ahead will no doubt unleash its own bounty of surprises, here are some issues we can all count on happening in 2013....
  • Pair arrested after allegedly trying to evade Burbank police in stolen truck

    A 42-year-old man allegedly driving a stolen truck led Burbank police on a roughly four-minute car chase on the Golden State (5) Freeway Monday, police said. At around 6:20 p.m., police noticed the man — James Cooper of a Burbank — allegedly...
  • Lane, ramp closures planned for 5 Freeway north of Burbank

    Lane, ramp closures planned for 5 Freeway north of Burbank
    State transportation officials on Friday announced another round of ramp closures for the Golden State (5) Freeway just north of Burbank as part of a massive carpool lane construction project. The California Department of Transportation announced the...
  • Grants slated to boost traffic safety

    Grants slated to boost traffic safety
    Burbank will be getting more than $800,000 in federal grant assistance for pedestrian and traffic safety upgrades along the North San Fernando Boulevard corridor, where officials logged 89 collisions over a five-year period, one of them fatal. The...
  • City moves forward on traffic mitigation efforts near schools

    City moves forward on traffic mitigation efforts near schools
    Changes coming to the intersection of Foothill Boulevard and Hampton Road later this month aim to alleviate traffic congestion, especially in the afternoon when five nearby schools let students out. A Flintridge Preparatory School parking lot nestled...
  • Piece of Mind: The long road toward rethinking transportation

    Piece of Mind: The long road toward rethinking transportation
    Attachments. We all form them, not only to people, pets, personal belongings and places, but also to our daily routines. Some of those bonds are vital to our happiness; some we could shed. There's nothing illuminating in that observation, but I bring it...
  • Civic leaders reimagine 'mobility'

    Civic leaders reimagine 'mobility'
    Now that the California Department of Transportation has released its 2,260-page report reviewing the environmental effects of closing the 710 Freeway gap between Pasadena and Alhambra, the public has until July 6 to share its opinions on five alternative...
  • City gets grant for rubberized asphalt

    The city of La Cañada Flintridge recently won a $123,500 grant from the California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery’s Rubberized Pavement Program for rubberized asphalt, known for its durability and noise-dampening qualities, to be...
  • Speed limit lowered on Angeles Crest Highway near Foothill Boulevard

    Speed limit lowered on Angeles Crest Highway near Foothill Boulevard
    La Cañada motorists will soon be forced to obey a 40-mph speed limit on the .2-mile section of the Angeles Crest Highway between Foothill Boulevard and the Foothill (210) Freeway onramp, city officials decided Tuesday. Previously, the segment was...
  • Council opts to change parking limits near Phoenicia

    Council opts to change parking limits near Phoenicia
    A two-hour parking restriction on a small stretch of Lexington Avenue in downtown Glendale was extended by four hours following ongoing complaints from residents that customers at a nearby restaurant are taking their street parking. The City Council...