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Welcome to Burnsville! We're Glad You're Here!

On behalf of your neighbors, community members, local businesses and organizations, we’d like to welcome you to Burnsville.

Whether you’ve called Burnsville home for days or decades – just stopped by to visit our many shops, restaurants or entertainment venues – or are on your way to or from work – you can count on one thing, we’re glad you’re here!

Burnsville boasts nearly 2,700 businesses (many in the areas of science, technology, healthcare, engineering and math); hundreds of shops and restaurants (including the 1.2 million-square-foot Burnsville Center); more than 75 parks and miles of open spaces; a 1,000-seat regional theater – the Ames Center – that draws acts and attendees from far and wide; and many more amenities than you can imagine.

Our neighborhoods are friendly and safe – and ideal for young professionals, growing families and active seniors.

Our City also values partnerships with residents, private businesses and other government agencies to help keep taxes low and continue to provide unparalleled service to the 60,000-plus people who call Burnsville home.

We continue to be proud of Burnsville’s commitment to quality, making our community a truly desirable place to live and do
business, and we look forward to providing an exemplary experience for years to come.

From our families to yours, “Welcome to Burnsville, We’re Glad You’re Here!”

Burnsville Mayor Elizabeth Kautz
Council Member Bill Coughlin
Council Member Dan Kealey
Council Member Suzanne Nguyen
Council Member Mary Sherry

Discover all that Burnsville has to offer. This section contains helpful information for those who are new to Burnsville, Minn., or those who are just visiting. Please refer to the links on the left for the information contained in this section.

News Flash
Burnsville to Light Up Heart of the City Nov. 25
Burnsville's Heart of the City will shine when the area is set aglow during the 17th-Annual Winter Lighting Ceremony. More than 200,000 mini lights, 230 streetlight snowflakes and a 30-foot-tall tree will come to life on Nov. 25 in Nicollet Commons Park. Additional Info...
BCTV Available in High Definition
Burnsville Community Television's Civic Channel (BCTV 16) is now available in HD! High definition programming can be viewed on cable channel 859. Learn More About BCTV...
MN Pollution Control Agency Invites Public Comments About Landfill
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) is accepting public comments regarding the Freeway Landfill, located in Burnsville, until Nov. 30 at 4:30 p.m. For additional information on environmental impacts, potential solutions and providing comments visit the MPCA's website.
'Open to Business' Free Small Business Consulting Available
The "Open to Business" program is continuing to offer free small business consulting to Burnsville residents and businesses. Walk-in appointments are available the third Wednesday of every month from 1-3 p.m. at Burnsville City Hall. Additional Info...
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