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Posted on: October 20, 2019

Burlington Fire Department responds to Garage Fire

October 20, 2019

At 8:20 AM Sunday October 20, 2019 the Burlington Fire Department received a report of a garage fire at 520 S. 8th Street in Burlington.  Firefighters arrived 3 minutes later to find flame and heavy smoke coming from the detached ...

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Posted on: October 16, 2019

Burlington Fire Department responds to Apartment Fire

October 16, 2019

At 1:50 PM Wednesday October 16, 2019 the Burlington Fire Department responded to an unknown fire in a brick building at Elm and S. 3rd Streets in Burlington.  Upon arrival of the fire department 4 minutes later there was light sm...

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Posted on: October 14, 2019

Fire Department selected to partcipate in NFPA Pilot Program

October 14, 2019

The Burlington Fire Department has been selected by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) to participate in a pilot program to build a digital community risk assessment (CRA) tool. The tool will enable community leaders to make d...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

Fall Leaf Collection Program

Burlington Solid Waste crews will collect leaves, lawn and garden residue and twigs no larger than 1" in diameter for 7 weeks in the fall and 3 weeks in the spring, as noted on the schedule however, MATERIAL MUST BE IN PAPER YARDWASTE BAGS. WE WILL N...

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

News Release - 2019 Locust Street Sewer Separation - Closure of Locust from 6th to Main

The Public Works Directors Office announced today that the construction area for the Locust Street Sewer Separation project is expected to expand to the intersection of 6th Street and Locust on 10/1/2019.  As a result, Locust Street will now be c...

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

News Release - Start of the 2019 HMA Resurfacing Project - Agency Street

The Public Works Directors Office announced today that road construction on the 2019 HMA Resurfacing Project is expected to start on the morning of 10/1/2019 on the southernmost (eastbound) lane of Agency Street between Shields Street and Gratton Street. ...

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

News Release - Start of the 2019 HMA Resurfacing Project - North Street

The Public Works Directors office announced today that road construction on the 2019 HMA Resurfacing Project is expected to start on the morning of 10/1/2019 on North Street between 4th Street and Central Avenue.  The road will be receiving a new...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Hydrant Flushing

The Burlington Municipal Waterworks will begin flushing all fire hydrants the week of October 1, 2019 and will continue for the next 5-6 weeks. During this time residents may experience temporary low pressures or discolored water. If discolored water is e...

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

8/22/19 - Locust Street Sewer

Beginning on Thursday, August 22nd, the Locust Sewer Separation project will begin. The phase starting on Thursday will result in the closure of Locust Street from Main Street to 4th Street. The map attached indicates the beginning phase in blue with foll...

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