Hungry for food trucks in Burlington? New online surveys asks residents for input about food trucks Burlington, Ont., Oct. 9, 2014 –The City of Burlington has launched two new online surveys to help gather input from the community about the operation of food trucks in the city. “Currently, the City of Burlington does not have a bylaw that governs where food trucks can operate within the city, when or how often,” said Tracey Burrows, manager of bylaw enforcement and licencing. “As the popularity of food trucks continues to grow in cities around the world, we want to hear from residents, restaurants, businesses and...Read More
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Imagine you are sitting comfortably in your home listening to the rain fall, and very quickly your basement fills up with water and raw sewage. There’s a knock at the door. It’s emergency personnel – the power has to be cut – electricity and water don’t mix. Your heating and cooling systems don’t work – they are filled with water and waste. Your home, your shelter, your place of refuge is now a disaster zone – contaminated, dangerous, uninhabitable. You have to leave....Read More
Save the Date! The Junior League of Hamilton-Burlington's 80th Anniversary Celebration & 2nd Annual Community Awards Dinner - Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 ...Read More
[caption id="attachment_3859" align="alignright" width="300"] Nominate a resident who has contributed to making our city better.[/caption] Do you know an amazing Burlington resident that you would like to recognize? The city wants to hear about them. Nomination submissions are due by March 31. Burlington's Best Awards recognize citizens of Burlington who have brought honour to the city. Award categories: Citizen of the Year Junior Citizen of the Year Senior Person of the Year Environmental Award Community Service Award Arts Person of the Year Heritage Person of the Year For more information, criteria and nomination forms, please visit Burlington's Best Awards...Read More
[caption id="attachment_3850" align="alignright" width="300"] Join the Insight Burlington panel to share your views on city issues.[/caption] Burlington is looking for 5,000 residents to join an online discussion and help shape decisions in our city, through monthly surveys, polls and discussions. If you're 16 years or older, live or own a business in Burlington, you can join the Insight Burlington panel and share your thoughts, ideas and perspectives on city projects. Participants must first register and create a profile, which takes about five minutes. To learn more or become a member, visit Insight Burlington...Read More
When our family took a two week holiday this summer along the coast of California from San Francisco to Los Angeles and back through Yosemite Valley, I expected to be wowed by great urban centres and spectacular nature. What I didn't expect was a lesson in community building....Read More