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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: August 18, 2019

Buckthorn Disposal

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To help our dedicated backyard buckthorn busters, the City's compost site will be open for buckthorn disposal select weekends through October.

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Road Closures in Heart of the City

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Please be aware of some upcoming road closures in the Heart of the City area.

On Saturday, Aug. 17, 126th Street and Nicollet Avenue (between Burnsville Parkway and Travelers Trail) will be closed from 6 a.m. to midnight for the Art and All That Jazz festi...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

2019 Community Builder Awards

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The City Council is accepting nominations for its Community Builder Awards. The recognition is presented each year to individuals, community groups and businesses who – through their volunteer or work life – build a brighter future for Burnsville.

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Posted on: August 14, 2019

Burnsville Fire Muster Sept. 4-7

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The annual Fire Muster includes music, entertainment, fireworks, carnival rides, kids activities, demonstrations, food, and the community and fire truck parade that started it all!

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Heart of the City Race Sept. 7

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The Heart of the City Race is a non-profit event to help the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities and Kids Feeding Kids organization. The 5K, 10K and 15K certified courses take runners on residential streets. A Kids Fun Run is also available!

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Hands-Free Driving Law Now In Effect

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Learn about Minnesota's new law requiring drivers to use their cell phones only by voice commands or single-touch activation without holding the phone (site includes fact sheets in English, Spanish, Hmong and Somali).

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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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