Why is the GOLDEN STATE DISTRICT IMPORTANT TO BURBANK?
IT IS BURBANK'S FRONT DOOR
The District will shape a visitor's first impression of Burbank and needs an elevated sense of place and arrival.
IT IS BURBANK'S LONGEST-SERVING EMPLOYMENT CENTER
The District has long served as Burbank's industrial engine. In recent years, however, it has shifted to post-industrial uses and is experiencing a resurgence of economic activity.
IT IS A PRINCIPAL GATEWAY TO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
The District will serve as the point of arrival and departure for millions of visitors to Southern California, utilizing the existing airport and the future high speed rail station.
It has unparalleled transit access
The District lies at the nexus of a stunning arrangement of transportation networks - commercial air, general aviation, national air, commuter rail, (future) high speed rail, and bus.