Jim Ferneau

Projected $0.60 Increase
7:02 pm
Tue January 28, 2014

Burlington Trying to Limit Tax Hike

Burlington City Manager Jim Ferneau

The Burlington City Council is trying to reduce what could be a hefty property tax increase next year.

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Takes Effect Jan. 1
11:07 pm
Wed December 11, 2013

Burlington Approves Auditorium Deal

Burlington's Memorial Auditorium

Burlington has finally completed a private management contract for Memorial Auditorium.

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VenuWorks Contract Next
9:15 pm
Tue December 3, 2013

Burlington Approves Steamboat Days Contract

The Burlington City Council has cleared the way for the hiring of a firm to manage Memorial Auditorium.

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Supervisor Reopens Shared Center Talk
4:05 pm
Wed August 28, 2013

Buying Building a Challenge for Burlington

The headquarters for the Burlington Police Department
Credit City of Burlington

Questions have begun to surface as to whether the city of Burlington will be able to move ahead with plans to relocate its police department on its own.

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82% - 18%
11:51 pm
Tue August 6, 2013

Burlington Franchise Fees Voted Down

The Burlington City Council will have to account for a significant budget shortfall following this week's special election.

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Leased to Heritage Trust
6:48 am
Wed July 3, 2013

Burlington Leasing Apple Trees

Apple Trees building in Burlington

The Burlington City Council has agreed to lease a vacant building to a local preservation organization.

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Also Considering Transit Contract
5:39 pm
Sun June 16, 2013

Burlington Considering Manor Deal

Burlington City Hall

Burlington residents can have their voices heard about the potential sale of land that has sat vacant for years.

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Development Firm from Nebraska
11:53 pm
Thu April 11, 2013

Interest in Burlington Property for Sale

Burlington is working with a development firm out of Omaha, Nebraska interested in purchasing a piece of land the city has been trying to sell for years.

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Final Approval Possible in April
4:43 pm
Wed March 20, 2013

First Vote on Burlington Franchise Fees

Burlington City Manager Jim Ferneau

Burlington’s plan to create a pair of franchise fees has taken another step forward.

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Moody’s Removes Negative Outlook
11:31 am
Mon March 18, 2013

Burlington Credit Rating Drops

Burlington has received some good news and some bad news in regards to its credit rating.

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