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Posted on: January 10, 2020

Boards and Commissions

Boards and Commissions

The City Council appoints citizen volunteers to the following boards, commissions, and committees. Please note that where permitted, a member whose term is expiring is usually given the opportunity to request reappointment. For additiona...

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Posted on: January 2, 2020

2020 Citizens Academy

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Our 3rd annual Citizens Academy is a FREE 10 week course. This class will take you through various city departments to explain how they work for our citizens. Applications are open and there is enough room for 12 participants so space is limited! &nbs...

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Healthy Neighborhoods Program

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The Burlington Healthy Neighborhoods Program works to promote the revitalization of Burlington's neighborhoods by encouraging groups of neighbors to work together on exterior improvements to their properties..

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Parking Enforcement

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The parking enforcement officer is a part-time civilian position. This position reports to the on duty day shift patrol commander. Parking enforcement in the downtown area is the primary activity for this officer.

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Curbside Recycling

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Burlington contracts with the Des Moines County Area Recyclers for curbside recycling. Recyclables are collected from the street even if your garbage collection is in the alley.

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Starting a Business

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The City of Burlington does not require a general business license for most operations in the city, although, certain operations may require a license or permit from the city.

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Posted on: January 2, 2020

News Release - 2019 Locust Street Sewer Separation - Opening & Closings in the Area

The Public Works Department announced today that starting Monday, January 6, 2020 the Locust Basin Sewer Separation Project will be impacting traffic in new locations (see attached map).•    4th Street from Locust Street to Pine...

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Locust Street Sewer Separation

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Burlington Fire Department responds to house fire

January 22, 2020

At 2:09 AM Wednesday January 22, 2020 the Burlington Fire Department responded to a reported house fire at 2304 Gordon Street in Burlington.  Firefighters arrived at 2:17 to find light smoke coming from the eaves of the 2-story wo...

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Posted on: January 20, 2020

Burlington Fire Department responds to house fire

January 20, 2020

At 7:24 PM Sunday January 19, 2020 the Burlington Fire Department responded to a reported house fire at 1306 S. 12th Street in Burlington.  Upon arrival firefighters found heavy smoke showing with flames coming from the rear of a ...

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Posted on: January 2, 2020

News Release - 2019 Locust Street Sewer Separation - Opening & Closings in the Area

The Public Works Department announced today that starting Monday, January 6, 2020 the Locust Basin Sewer Separation Project will be impacting traffic in new locations (see attached map).•    4th Street from Locust Street to Pine Street w...

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