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Posted on: April 1, 2019

'Understanding the Opioid Crisis' Free Workshop June 20

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The Burnsville Fire Department is hosting a discussion on impacts of the nationwide opioid crisis. The event will include expert testimony, information on how emergency personnel respond, treatment options and resources for combatting the crisis locally.

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Recreational Bon Fire Permit

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Nothing says "Minnesota Summer" like a camp fire. Residents who have recreational fires on their property must get a Recreational Burning Permit annually.

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

Sign Up for Emergency Notifications

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Sign up for text, email and other alerts about emergencies and important community news through the Dakota Communications Center's Emergency Alert Program.

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

Summer League Regisration Now Open!

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Now is the time to start making your summer plans at Birnamwood. League registration is now open and ready for your team!

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

Public Works Open House May 18

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Celebrate National Public Works Week and explore City vehicles at Burnsville's first Public Works Open House!

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Water Conservation Pledge

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Join the City of Burnsville in reducing water consumption and energy usage. We need your help to make our city “Water Wise.” Take the Water Conservation Pledge before April 30 to be entered to win great prizes!

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Pre-Order Trees for Pick Up at Arbor Day Tree Sale

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Adding a tree to a property can reduce energy bills, help protect water quality and add beauty. The City sells bare root trees at its annual Arbor Day Tree Sale.

New this year – trees will be sold via online pre-order ONLY. There will be no day-of sales.

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Homeowner Building Workshop May 1

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Whether you’re a DIYer, or hiring a contractor, this workshop will provide information to help set expectations on projects such as home & basement remodels; windows and insulation; and basic plumbing, electrical, HVAC and building code requirements.

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Spring Aging & Wellness Expo April 25

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This free event will showcase a comprehensive collection of services available to older adults and caregivers.

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Playground Program Kick-Off Party May 18

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Thinking about signing your kids up for Kids of Summer or Camp Explore? Parents, caregivers and kids are invited to check out facilities, meet staff and talk to other parents. Programs will be held at Cliff Fen, Nicollet Commons and Vista View Parks.

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Youth Glow Dodgeball

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Play dodgeball in the dark! This new program will light up the Eagle Ridge Middle School gym in Savage with multiple games involving glowing dodgeballs.

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Posted on: March 26, 2019

2019 Spring Recreation Times

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Get up and go with a variety of sports, programs, activities and events for all ages. The Recreation Times magazine outlines spring and summer opportunities.

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Police Chief Bids Burnsville a Fond Farewell

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After three decades of giving his heart and soul to one police department,
Burnsville’s sixth Police Chief, Eric Gieseke, will retire from the Police Department. Read about his career and accomplishments in the Spring issue of the Burnsville Bulletin.

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Medication Drop-Off Program

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The public can safely and anonymously dispose of prescription, over-the-counter and pet medications 24 hours a day, seven days a week at a drop-box in the Burnsville Police Department lobby.

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Posted on: October 26, 2012

Sign Up for Emergency Notifications

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Sign up for text, email and other alerts about emergencies and important community news through the Dakota Communications Center's Emergency Alert Program.

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Posted on: December 1, 2018

2040 Comprehensive Plan

State law requires that all cities and counties in the Twin Cities seven-county metropolitan area adopt a Comprehensive Plan. These plans provide a road map for communities looking 20 years into the future.

The City of Burnsville has created a DRA...

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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Open to Business Consulting

To schedule an appoint contact Laurie Crow, Dakota County Business Advisor,  at lcrow@mccdmn.org or 952-484-3107. 

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