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City Parks Master Plan In-Person Community Meetings

Burbank, CA (February 6, 2024) – The City of Burbank Parks and Recreation Department, in collaboration with RJM Design Group, is conducting a series of public engagement and outreach workshops to help identify and determine the needs of Burbank residents and stakeholders regarding future improvements to City Parks, amenities, facilities, and recreation programs. Information gathered during this process will guide the ultimate vision and development of a City Parks Master Plan.  A City Parks Master Plan identifies local community needs and offers specific recommendations to support the local community.

A series of in-person community meetings and outreach opportunities will take place on the following dates: 

Workshop #1: Wednesday, March 13, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
George Izay Park in the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave, Burbank, CA
Register HERE

Workshop #2: Wednesday, April 10, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Verdugo Park in the Mary Alvord Recreation Center, 3201 W. Verdugo Avenue, Burbank CA
Register HERE

Workshop #3: Wednesday, May 8, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
McCambridge Park in the McCambridge Recreation Center, 1515 N. Glenoaks Blvd, Burbank, CA
Register HERE

During the workshop presentation, results of the community outreach processes will be shared, and feedback received during the workshops will be prepared and posted on the project website: www.Burbankca.gov/CityParksMasterPlan. This website will be a hub for community collaboration and meaningful two-way feedback. The community will have the opportunity to provide direct comments via a “Feedback” button on the website at any time for the duration of this project. 

Burbank Parks and Recreation operates and maintains a total of 26 parks, 15 ball fields, 4 recreation/community centers, 2 older adult centers, 1 performing arts theater, 2 swimming pools, a skate/BMX park, a roller hockey rink, a tennis center, an 18-hole golf course, an outdoor amphitheater, a nature center, and the Burbank Animal Shelter. These parks range in size and amenities, providing various opportunities for outdoor activities, sports, picnicking, and relaxation. The city's parks play a significant role in enhancing the quality of life for Burbank residents and visitors alike.

Click the link below to RSVP for the workshop: 

RSVP for the Feedback Workshop 

SPACE IS LIMITED. Please contact us at parksandrec@burbankca.gov if you register and are unable to attend so that we may accommodate other community members.

For more information about this event, visit www.Burbankca.gov/CityParksMasterPlan or call 818-238-5300. 


Published on: February 07, 2024
04:03 PM