The sculpture for the city’s founder will be the second art installation in Burbank to bear his name. A 21-inch bronze bust of the former dentist by artist Rick Doray has sat outside the Burbank Public Library since 1978.
In March, city officials unveiled the revamped city street, with its 11 landscaped medians, 401 trees and 54 benches — touting the project as a rebirth for businesses in an area that had long lacked street improvements.
City may target bags, Styrofoam
Sustainability is expected to once again play a major role throughout Burbank this year, especially in an election year. Most candidates for City Council have said they plan to stress the need for greener building requirements and increased vigilance from residents as water continues to grow more scarce.