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Posted on: September 22, 2018

Composting in City Facilities

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.

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Environmental Initiatives
Posted on: September 22, 2018

Recycling in Parks

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.

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Holiday Fire Safety

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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.

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Adopt-a-Hydrant

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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.

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Birnamwood Gift Cards Available

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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.

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Posted on: December 17, 2018

Call Weather Hotline for Ice Rink Status

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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.

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

Learn to Skate Lesson Registration Now Open

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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.

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Posted on: November 30, 2018

Skate with Santa Dec. 20

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Join an evening of outdoor fun with skating, holiday music, hot chocolate and a chance to visit with Santa!

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

March Madness Adult Hockey Tournament

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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

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Learn to Skate Registration Opens Dec. 14

Two pairs of hockey skates and one pair of figure skates lay on ice next to the logo for the Burnsvi

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.

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Posted on: December 17, 2018

Call Weather Hotline for Ice Rink Status

Girl skating on outdoor rink. Text: Outdoor Skating Rink Status Call the Weather Hotline 952-895-450

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.

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

Learn to Skate Registration Opens Dec. 14

Two pairs of hockey skates and one pair of figure skates lay on ice next to the logo for the Burnsvi

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.

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

Skate with Santa Dec. 20

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Join an evening of outdoor fun with skating, holiday music, hot chocolate and a chance to visit with Santa!

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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: December 12, 2018

Minnesota's Crisis Text Line

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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...

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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: November 27, 2018

Burnsville Center/County Road 42 Redevelopment Study

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...

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

Free Small Business Consulting

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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...

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