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Posted on: December 12, 2018


Red fire hydrant covered in snow. Text: Shovel three feet around hydrants

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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Posted on: December 31, 2018

2019 Summer Golf League Registration Opens on Feb. 1

Put Feb. 1 on your calendar and be among one of the first to register for summer adult golf leagues at Birnamwood.

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Posted on: January 16, 2019

Burnsville Welcomes Melanie Mesko Lee as New City Manager

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Growing up, Melanie Mesko Lee watched her mother’s dedication to public service working for the City of Eagan Parks and Recreation Department. She also had the opportunity to meet and get to know others who had dedicated their lives to the publi...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Join the Team!

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The City of Burnsville is always seeking great candidates looking to make a difference in the community. A variety of seasonal, part-time and full-time positions are available nearly year-round.

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Posted on: January 17, 2019

Reduce Your Risk of Frozen Pipes

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When the temperature drops water lines can be at risk for freezing. Luckily, there are a few simple steps you can take to prevent this costly headache.

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Annual Monitoring Report Now Available

Front facade of Burnsville City Hall. Text: Annual Monitoring Report Now Available

The Annual Monitoring Report provides an overview of City services. Referenced information is from Oct. 1, 2017 through Sept. 30, 2018. To the extent possible, information is compared with the previous year to measure services and accomplishments.

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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: January 15, 2019

Youth Hip Hop Dance Classes

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Ages 8-14 are invited to learn different dance techniques and work as a team to create dance choreography. Registration is due Friday, Feb. 8.

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

New - Adult Bean Bag Leagues

A bean bag board and bags lay on grass. Text: Bean Bag League Registration Open. New Program!

The City of Burnsville introduces this classic yard game with "in-house" and traveling leagues. Registration is open through mid-May.

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Community Garden Registration Opens Feb. 1

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Registration for community garden plots at Neill and Wolk Park will be open Feb. 1-March 1.

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Medication Drop-Off Program

Pill bottle spilling pink pills. Text: Free medication drop-off 24/7

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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