The organic waste collected from the buildings is brought to a local organics recycling facility to be turned into compost. Compost improves soil quality, reduces erosion, reduces greenhouse gases and decreases the need for chemical fertilizers.
More than 130 new recycling containers were added to 22 parks this summer. Recycling bins are clearly labeled to show what types of recyclables can be tossed in. Items accepted in park recycling include plastic bottles, cans, cardboard and paper products.
Holidays typically bring good friends, good food and good times – but the Burnsville Fire Department would like to remind residents to have a safe time as well with these safety tips.
After each snowfall, there are a few hydrants in Burnsville that become a little hard to find. Help Burnsville's firefighters access hydrants by "adopting" one in your neighborhood and keep the area around it shoveled.
Looking for a great gift idea for your favorite golfer? Pick up Birnamwood gift cards for the holidays, birthdays or just because. Gift cards are available for purchase at the club house.
The upcoming weather forecast makes outdoor ice rink conditions unpredictable. Please call the Recreation Weather Hotline at 952-895-4505 for the most up-to-date information on whether rinks are open or closed.
The Burnsville Ice Center offers lessons for skaters ages 3+ of all skill levels in hockey, figure skating and skating basics. Lessons begin Jan. 16.
Join an evening of outdoor fun with skating, holiday music, hot chocolate and a chance to visit with Santa!
The Burnsville Ice Center is proving that March Madness is for more than just basketball! Teams are invited to sign up for the exciting March Madness adult hockey tournament. Registration deadline is Feb. 1
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.
The Minnesota Department of Human Service's Crisis Text Line offers text-based suicide prevention services across Minnesota. People who text MN to 741741 will be connected with a counselor who will help defuse the crisis and connect the texter to local re...
Sign up for text, email and other alerts about emergencies and important community news through the Dakota Communications Center's Emergency Alert Program.
Retail in America is changing at a significant pace. The rise of online shopping and people’s desire for enhanced experiences are pushing retailers and retail centers to adjust their approach.
The City of Burnsville is currently undertaking a stu...
Starting or growing a small business isn’t easy, and hiring a trusted advisor or consultant to help get a business off the ground is usually very expensive. To encourage small business growth, the City of Burnsville is now offering free, one-on-...Read on...