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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Bring the Heat! Lunch for $5

Bowls of chili, a basket of cornbread and fixings. Text: Bring the heat! Chili fundraiser benefiting

Join the Burnsville Fire Department for a fundraiser luncheon including chili flights, cornbread, ice cream sandwiches, bingo, a prize raffle and more.

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

'Understanding the Opioid Crisis' Free Workshop June 20

A bottle of pink pills spilled over a white surface. Text: Opioid Crisis Workshop

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: May 1, 2019

Bring the Heat! Lunch for $5

Bowls of chili, a basket of cornbread and fixings. Text: Bring the heat! Chili fundraiser benefiting

Join the Burnsville Fire Department for a fundraiser luncheon including chili flights, cornbread, ice cream sandwiches, bingo, a prize raffle and more.

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

I Love Burnsville Week June 1-8

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I Love Burnsville Week is an annual celebration of everything that makes Burnsville a great place to live, work and play.

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

'Party on the Plaza' This Summer

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Let’s Party! This new all-ages festival series is an opportunity to celebrate our great community. The day-long events, taking place in Nicollet Commons Park, will include mobile food vendors, craft and market vendors, live music, a kids village and more!

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Go Back to the 80's at the Burnsville Center

Illustration of 80's style cars and a food truck. Text: Back to the 80s car show & food truck ral

Enjoy a "back to the 80's" car show, food trucks, music, award ceremony, costume contest and shopping at the Burnsville Center during this collaborative event.

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

Water Features Opening Soon

A young girl plays with a sprinkler in a splash pad while water sprays behind her

The splash pad at Cliff Fen Park is expected to open on May 18. The water feature at Nicollet Commons Park is undergoing maintenance, but will hopefully be open Memorial Day weekend (weather permitting).

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Let's Play Pickleball!

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Celebrate Burnsville’s newest pickleball complex with games of pickleball (equipment provided), a free picnic and a special pickleball match between Burnsville's Police and Fire Departments.

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Ground Pounders Grand Prix Running Series

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Runners, walkers, kids and adults can participate in races of differing lengths, scenery, prizes and events. Participants earn points at each event. Those who run a minimum of three events are eligible for prize drawings awarded in August. Register with e...

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

Captain Tanya Schwartz Named New Police Chief

Schwartz stands in front of a National Academy flag. Text: Tanya Schwartz Named New Police Chief

Burnsville City Manager Melanie Mesko Lee announced on May 9 that long-time member of the Burnsville Police Department and current Captain Tanya Schwartz has been named Burnsville’s seventh Chief of Police.

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Medication Drop-Off Program

Pill bottle spilling pink pills. Text: Free medication drop-off 24/7

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: April 30, 2019

Are You An Employer of Excellence?

This is the fourth year that the WDB is working with Personnel Dynamics Consulting to offer the survey. Personnel Dynamics gathers the information and will analyze the data and calculate the turnover rates, growth percentages, promotion percentages, and b...

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Why Burnsville
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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