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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 Lions Splash Pad Now Open for Season!
The 2,000 square-foot splash pad at Burnsville Lions Playground is officially open for summer. With more than a dozen water features to spray, soak, sprinkle and splash those who step within its reach – the splash pad is sure to be a popular destination. Additional Info...
Summer Love Begins in Burnsville
I Love Burnsville Week is an annual celebration of everything that makes Burnsville a great place to live, work and play. The week is full of events that help kick off summer in the city. This year, I Love Burnsville Week takes place June 2 through 10. Event Details
Candidate Filing for Council, Mayor Now Open
Candidates interested in running for Burnsville City Council or Mayor can file an affidavit for candidacy beginning May 17 through May 31. Two City Council seats and the Mayoral seat are up for election in 2016. Additional Info...
Kids Will Be Kids...Of Summer!
Youth ages 4-12 are invited to join their friends for an AWESOME summer of FUN! Kids of Summer (KOS) and Camp X-Treme are playground programs involving games, sports, arts and crafts, carnivals, water games, field trips and special events. Additional Info...
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