Where does the funding come from for street improvement projects?

The City of Burnsville pays for street and utility improvements using the following funding mechanisms: 

  1. Special Assessments (for approximately 40% of street improvements) 
  2. Sewer and Water Utility Fund (for 100% of sanitary sewer and water main improvements) 
  3. Storm Water Utility Fund (for 100% of storm sewer and drainage improvements)

For additional information, please see the Street Improvement Overview Brochure.

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1. What is the difference between reconstruction, reclamation and rehabilitation?
2. How are streets selected for reconstruction, reclamation and rehabilitation?
3. How will the City communicate project progress and updates with residents and business owners?
4. Will I lose trees in my yard?
5. Will my mail service or garbage service be interrupted?
6. What if my irrigation or landscaping is damaged during construction?
7. Where does the funding come from for street improvement projects?
8. What is a typical project timeline?
9. Can my entire driveway be replaced as part of the street project?
10. How do I find information about easements?
11. How do I find information about assessments?