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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: July 18, 2019

Protecting Pollinators Workshop Aug. 1

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Burnsville residents are invited to join expert and award-winning author Heather Holm for an engaging discussion on selecting native trees and shrubs that will have a positive impact on pollinators and birds.

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Posted on: July 17, 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. Plus, team up with your neighbors and nominate your neighborhood to receive free pickup of buckthorn brush.

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Posted on: June 26, 2019

International Festival of Burnsville July 20

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Celebrate the traditions of Burnsville's diverse populations through food, music, and cultural displays during this day-long festival.

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

'Party on the Plaza' This Summer

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Let’s Party! This new all-ages festival series is an opportunity to celebrate our great community. The day-long events, taking place in Nicollet Commons Park, will include mobile food vendors, craft and market vendors, live music, a kids village and more!

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Register Your Night to Unite Party Through July 26

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Registered parties can receive handouts to give to participants, and can request a visit from a Burnsville Police, Fire, City staff member or elected official, and short compression-only CPR trainings. Register early for a chance to win great prizes!

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Posted on: June 1, 2019

Flicks on the Bricks Summer Movies

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Get cozy in the park with your friends and some popcorn, and come prepared to dive into some of your favorite movies.

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Rockin' Thursdays Throughout the Summer

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Kids looking for a rockin' good time can check out Nicollet Commons Park on Thursdays. The fun begins with stories read by ISD 191 staff and continues with mini concerts in the park.

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Nature Nuts Camp

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Calling all nature nuts! Kids ages 6-12 are invited to this two-day camp that will include hikes, scavenger hunts, science projects, outdoor games, visits with animals and more. Register by Aug. 19.

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Posted on: June 28, 2019

Shred the Park Skateboarding Classes

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Skateboarders ready to catch some big air will be taught how to amp up their skating skills during “Shred the Park” skateboarding classes this summer.

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Fitness in the Park

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Experience PiYo Live and Zumba at Crystal Beach select Saturday mornings this summer. Ages 16+. Presented in partnership with Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191.

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Movies in the Park

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Relax and dive into some of your favorite movies this summer. Popcorn will be available for purchase from Kalli's Popcorn Shop. June 14, June 28, July 12, July 26, Aug. 9 and Aug. 23.

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Thursdays Rock in Nicollet Commons Park

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Join ISD 191 staff as they read books aloud at 11:15 a.m. and stick around for a concert for kids at noon Thursdays throughout the summer. No show July 4 and Aug. 8.

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Police

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Community Get-Together and Grill Out Aug. 15

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Enjoy hamburgers, hot dogs, snacks and beverages while getting to know the Burnsville Police and Fire departments as well as the Dakota County Sheriff's office.

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

2019 Citizens Academy

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This nine-week course allows community members to get a "behind-the-scenes" look at police work and learn how they can help prevent crime.

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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: 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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