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.
Sign up for text, email and other alerts about emergencies and important community news through the Dakota Communications Center's Emergency Alert Program.
The native plants used to create rain gardens not only add beauty, but also have a huge benefit to water quality and pollinators. Dakota County residents are invited learn how to design and install a rain garden, shoreline planting and/or native garden.
Residents can vote by mail or in person before Presidential Nomination Primary Day, instead of at the polling place. Any voter may vote absentee - you do not have to be absent from your precinct on Primary Day.
On-demand bus service to select Burnsville locations is now at your fingertips though the Minnesota Valley Transit Authority's MVTA Connect program. The service allows users to book a direct ride to/from specific pick-up/drop-off locations for only $3.
Adding a tree to a property can reduce energy bills, help protect water quality and add beauty. The City will once again be selling bare root trees online during its annual Arbor Day Tree Sale for Burnsville residents. Order now though April 22 at noon.
Celebrate spring at this fun-filled event that will include an egg hunt, face painting, arts & crafts, games and an opportunity to take photos with the Easter Bunny! Two sessions are available. Register early as space is limited.
Outdoor ice rinks are open for the season. Rinks will operate regularly scheduled hours, except during the holidays and in the case of inclement weather.
Burnsville's cross country ski trails are open for the season. Trails are being groomed, but conditions are weather dependent.
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.
To schedule an appoint contact Karen Schaffhausen, Dakota County Business Advisor, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 612-706-3926.