Spring Flag Football
Calling all 4th-6th graders. Come out and play on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons! We are offering April and May sessions of this fantastic opportunity.
Spring Driver's Ed is Filling Up
Attention All Dog and Cat Owners
Do you own a dog or cat? Don't forget to register them with the City prior to April 1st to avoid late fees.
Water Quality Superintendent Elected NEWEA President
Robert (Bob) Fischer, South Burlington Water Quality Superintendent, was elected as the New England Water Environment Association (NEWEA) www.newea.org/ President during the NEWEA Annual Conference in Boston.
English As A Second Language
Meets the second and fourth Monday of each month, in the Digital Lab of the South Burlington Public Library.
Next Class March 27th - 12:00 -1:00PM
City Hall and Library Closed - All Meetings Cancelled!
Police Get First Hybrid Cruiser
The Police Department has taken delivery of our first hybrid patrol car. The 2023 Ford Hybrid Utility is currently being outfitted with the latest in cruiser camera technology, the Axon Fleet 3 system.
JOIN US TONIGHT - FEBRUARY 28TH!
Town Meeting Day Informational Meeting
PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING CANCELLED - FEBRUARY 28TH
The Planning Commission Meeting for tonight, Tuesday February 28, 2023, has been cancelled. The next Planning Commission meeting will be on Tuesday March 14, 2023 at 7:00 PM.
Seeking Volunteers for Planning Commission & Development Review Board
Looking to serve your community? Have an interest in helping to shape our future? We are looking for volunteers to serve on the City’s Planning Commission and Development Review Board.
Deadline - March 13th
Climate Action Implementation Plan Community Questionnaire
The Climate Action Implementation Plan for the Transportation Sector is underway, and we need your input!
Calling All Walking Enthusiasts!
2023 AARP VT Walking College
Want to create positive change in your community?
Wondering about the TIF BOND VOTE?
Rabies Awareness & The Handling and Disposal of Dead Wildlife Guidelines
Given the growing epidemic of rabies in Vermont, precautions should be taken when handling and disposing of dead animals.
SBRP Youth Basketball Successful Season
Meet the City Council and School Board Candidates!
To help voters make informed choices, the South Burlington High School Debate Team is hosting a public forum in the City Hall Auditorium on the evening of Thursday, February 16th starting at 5:00PM!
Food Vendor Application Window Open
Planning Commission Meeting Cancelled
"The Planning Commission Meeting for tonight, Tuesday February 14, 2023, has been cancelled. The next Planning Commission meeting will be on Tuesday February 28, 2023 at 7:00 PM. The agenda will be posted HERE."
Three New Mixed-Use, Multi-Story Buildings Approved in City Center
On February 8, the City issued approval for three new buildings in the heart of City Center. These buildings will each be four stories in height and include, in total, 161 new homes and over 22,000 s.f. of
Town Meeting Day - March 7, 2023
Interested in finding out more about what you will see on the ballot on Town Meeting Day? Visit us at www.southburlingtonvt.gov/TMD2023 for all the up to date information!
City Plan Poll!
Ready to Vote? Ballots Now Available
Want an early ballot for March 7th annual town meeting election?
Newly Constructed Home Catches Fire
South Burlington Fire Firefighter's Battle 2nd Alarm Fire in Spear Meadows Development
Community Conversations Start Tonight!
Help shape what the City works on over the next decade-plus! Our first of eleven community conversations start tonight!
Depolarizing Within - Workshop
A workshop with Braver Angels
Saturday, Feb. 18, 2023
1:30 - 4:30PM
Library Community Room
Volunteer Opportunity: Development Review Board
Looking for an opportunity to serve your community? The City is seeking a volunteer to fill an opening on the Development Review Board.
FY24 City Budget and Ballot Items Public Informational Meeting!
Join us for an upcoming FY24 City Budget and Ballot Items Public Informational Meeting!
Heat Your Home Safely This Winter
Brrr! Your home’s heating systems are working double time to keep you warm this winter. Follow Fire Inspector Edward Spooner’s suggestions to keep your home warm and safe!
Music of Another World
This series will take place on the 4th Wednesday of the month, January-April. Presentations will combine spoken information as well as recordings of musical examples from each group of composers. Each will run 60-75 minutes.
Ordinance Regulating Heat Sources for New Buildings to Take Effect Feb 15th
Last fall the City Council adopted an Ordinance requiring that the primary heating for all new construction be from renewable or carbon-free sources.
26th Annual Valentine Dance
Tickets are now on sale for our 26th Annual Valentine Dance on February 11th.
Community Conversation Calendar - City Plan 2024
We invite all members of our community!
Library Development Tech Classes
Join library staff and Tech4Tomorrow for staff development on the issues of internet privacy and password management. Attend in person or virtually.
The Seed Library is Open!
The Seed Library, housed on the second floor of the library, is open to all gardeners for the 2023 season. A wide variety of vegetable, herb, and flower seeds can be “checked out” for free.
New Exhibition on View at South Burlington Public Art Gallery
The South Burlington Public Art Gallery is featuring an exhibition of 40 paintings by Charlotte artist Marvin Fishman. The public is invited to an opening reception on Thursday, 1/26 from 5:30–7 p.m.
Welcome To All New South Burlington Babies!
Baby book dedication tradition is back! We want to celebrate your baby with the long-standing tradition of a Library book dedication.
Saturday, January 28 from 10:30-12noon. Participants must pre-register by Friday, January 27
Learn about potential lighting on the Kennedy Drive Shared Use Path and provide your input on what you’d like to see here!
Proposed Amendments - Impact Fee Ordinance
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that on Monday, January 23, 2023 at 6:30 PM, the City Council will hold a public hearing and second reading, on possible amendments to the City’s Impact Fee Ordinance.
Petition Deadlines Due January 30th - 5:00PM In The City Clerk's Office
Looking to make a difference in your community? Now accepting petitions for South Burlington City Council, School Board and Water Commissioner.
SB Fire Department Responds to Garage Fire
On December 23, during the worst of the storm, the Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a garage fire.
PROPOSED AMENDMENTS to the SOUTH BURLINGTON LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, January 10, 2023 at 7:00 PM to consider amendments to the Land Development Regulations.
Walking Trails Closed
The walking trail through Garvey Woods (connecting Williston Road to Lynn Avenue) is closed until further notice.
DRB Approves Surgical Center On Tilley Drive
The Development Review Board recently approved an outpatient surgical center on Tilley Drive consisting of eight operating rooms.
Holiday Lights Contest Winners
VT Emergency Management Suggesting to Stay Off The Roads Starting at 4:00 PM!
Please follow our friends over at Vermont Emergency Management for updates and resources.
City Hall Closing December 23rd at 1pm
Given the forecasted storm, City Hall (to include the Library and City Clerk’s Office) will close at 1:00 pm on December 23rd. All Senior Center programming for December 23rd is also canceled. Stay safe!
Getting Ready For Tonight! Illuminate Vermont!
Illuminate Vermont – A Winter Artisan Festival – Embraces Winter
4 – 8 PM, Friday, Dec, 16 & Saturday Dec 17| 180 Market Street, South Burlington
Illuminate Vermont! Parking, Shuttles and More!
Parking is readily available in the University Mall Parking Garage, with a shuttle service running between 4:00 – 8:15 PM to Market Street.
Construction Begins at 112 Garden Street
Construction is scheduled to begin this week on a 4-story building at the west end of Garden Street.
Senior Free Day Event
Ordinance Regulating Heat Sources for New Buildings Adopted
Last month the City Council adopted an Ordinance requiring that the primary heating for all new construction be from renewable or carbon-free sources.
Knit for Your Neighbor!
Come Join the Library!
“Every Monday and Thursday from 3 to 6pm is a “drop-in” “Knit for Your Neighbor” time in the Marabella Kidspace.
Multi-Site Crosswalk Feasibility Study - Public Meeting
Join us on Wednesday December 14th at 6:00 PM in-person or virtually to learn about 4 potential crosswalk locations and provide your input!
180 Market Street
On dark December nights, Illuminate Vermont shines bright with the power of artistic expression and celebration.
Spark the Park 2022
Veterans Memorial Park
Friday, December 2
Join us at Veterans Memorial Park to help launch the seasonal lights display and stroll with a cup of hot cocoa.
SB Police - Ask Residents To Help Prevent Crime
The South Burlington Police have recorded sharp increases in a number of crime categories 2020 – 2022.
A stolen truck crashed into another vehicle on Dorset St. at Market St. Both incidents resulted in injuries, serious property damage, and highlight the dangers this stolen vehicle trend are presenting to the public.
Operation Fire Cuffs!
It’s the gift of giving time of year! The South Burlington Fire Department will be participating in Operation Fire Cuffs 2022 and are collecting gifts to donate to the Vermont Children’s Hospital.
WANTED - Sound Board Volunteer!
The South Burlington Public Library is seeking an interested and knowledgeable volunteer to assist in the set-up of our monthly concerts from January to April.
Did you know that the Friends of the Library supports our readers through the purchase of the monthly resource, BookPage?
Public Hearing on Shelburne Road Zoning Amendments 12/5
The City Council will hold a public hearing on two amendments to the City’s Land Development Regulations at their meeting on Monday, December 5th, 9 pm.
Free Family Swim at The EDGE
Message from the City Manager on the FY24 Budget
In the municipal world, this time of year also means budgeting! On December 5, 2022 I have the honor of presenting the Leadership Team’s proposed FY24 municipal budget to the City Council.
Rotary Ugly Sweater Run!
Sunday December 11th - It’s almost that time of the year again! From dancing snowmen to dangling jingle bells, those once-fashionable-now-outrageous sweaters have made a comeback! The Rotary Club of South Burlington Ugly Sweater Fun Run is back! Once again get together for an event filled with FUN and SMILES.
Winter Parking Ban - December 1 - April 1
Midnight to 8:00 AM every day. The ban is in effect, regardless of weather conditions. Tickets and or a tow could result from failure to comply.
Bikeshare! We Need Your Opinion!
Help us “get the wheels rolling” on an updated bikeshare service! Complete our 5-minute, anonymous survey by December 9th for a chance to win one of two $50 gift cards
Seeking a Volunteer to Serve on the City's Planning Commission!
The Commission is a seven-member board is responsible for planning for the community’s future. This includes preparing and updating the City’s long range Comprehensive Plan, the City’s Land Development Regulations, and undertaking various studies.
Seeking Volunteers for Illuminate Vermont!
Seeking volunteers for Illuminate Vermont! Sign up now to be part of a brand new winter event in the heart of South Burlington’s new downtown – Illuminate Vermont
Winter Maintenance Reminders
The Department of Public Works would like to remind all residents of the up coming winter season with a few highlighted items that help us all have a safe winter.
TIF District Public Hearing
City Council Public Hearing on TIF District Projects / Town Meeting Ballot
Hinesburg Road Pump Station Incurs Damage
Early Sunday morning, November 13, 2022 a vehicle ran into the Hinesburg Road pumpstation causing considerable damage to the building.
TRAFFIC ALERT NEXT WEEK - I-89 EXIT 14
Contractors for the City are conducting preliminary investigations on I-89 and the Exit 14 ramps between 11/14-11/23.
PROPOSED AMENDMENTS to the SOUTH BURLINGTON LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the City Council will hold a public hearing on Monday, December 5, 2022 at 9:00 PM to consider amendments to the Land Development Regulations.
Wheeler Dog Park Now Open
Fire Chief, Steven Locke, Addresses the Federation of the European Fire Officers
* Early Voting ends November 7th at noon.
* Voting at the polls? Please bring your ballot with you.
* Recommend that the last day to mail your ballot in is November 1st.
Annual Spooktacular Glow Walk
Our 3rd Annual Glow Walk took place Saturday October 29th. We saw many fabulous costumes, miles of smiles and heard lots of community members joyfully catching up with one another. The weather was in our favor too!
SB Pumpkin Carving Fun
Child Care Center Added To New Building at 112 Garden Street
A new four-story building, slated to begin construction this winter, will now include a child care facility, according to the site plan issued in late October.
Fall SBRP Soccer Has Come To An End
La Quinta Inn - Williston Road Fire
2nd Alarm Hotel Fire - Temporarily Displaces Guests
This morning, October 24, 2022 at 12:51 AM South Burlington Public Safety Dispatch received a call from an occupant at La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham South Burlington at 1285 Williston Rd., stating that there was a fire in their quest room.
City Center Park Boardwalk Connection Public Meeting
The public is invited to an update on the City Center Park Phase II – the boardwalk connection project:
Thursday, November 3, 2022 | 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
In person: Auditorium – South Burlington City Hall, 180 Market Street
BUT WHY Hosts Jane Lindholm & Melody Bodette
Co-hosts of the popular kid's program But Why: A Podcast for Curious Kids are coming to the South Burlington Public Library on Saturday, November 5th!
Erica Quallen Publishes Article on Sustainable Transportation
The City of South Burlington's Public Works Deputy Director of Capital Projects Erica Quallen, Publishes Article on Sustainable Transportation
Warned Public Hearing – November 7th – 7:00PM
City Council to Pass Proposed City Ordinance regulating heating systems and service water heating systems in all new construction which includes Residential and Commercial properties.
SoBOO Spooktacular Weekend
Newly Painted Generator Boxes!
The City of South Burlington has two more painted Utility Boxes!
Taxes Due - Tuesday November 15th
City of South Burlington 2nd Tax Installments due Tuesday, November 15,2022
Business Hours: 8:00 - 4:30 PM
SBRP Youth Basketball Registration
Fall Used Book Sale!
The Friends of the Library are preparing for a Fall Used Book Sale, November 3-5. Prices range from .50c to $2.00 for most items. Join the Friends for a $10 annual fee and attend Thursday night’s Member-Only Preview Night from 5-7 pm (yes, you may join at the door.)
Planning Commission to Consider Zoning District Re-Alignments Along Shelburne Road Corridor 10/25
The City’s Planning Commission will be holding a public hearing to consider re-aligning the zoning districts along the Shelburne Road corridor at their 10/25 meeting.
Water Service Interruption - Vermont National Country Club
On Monday, October 17, 2022, at approximately 10:00PM - Interruption will impact all water customers served by the VNCC water pump station
South Burlington School Board Listening Sessions
The South Burlington School Board invites community members (including children!) to join them for several upcoming listening sessions!
Eldredge Cemetery stone Cleaning - Volunteers Needed
Saturday, October 15th from 9:00 until approximately 12:00 p.m. the South Burlington sextons will be cleaning headstones at Eldredge Cemetery on Airport Dr.
South Burlington Police Work With Detail Works Work Force
On Friday September 30th Chief Burke and Corporal Williamson spent the morning working with Spectrum’s work force development program, Detail Works.
Broadband Vote - November 8, 2022
On November 8th, five Chittenden County municipalities (Essex, Essex Junction, Shelburne, South Burlington, and Williston) will vote on whether to enter into a Chittenden County Communications Union District (CUD) with one or more municipalities.
Why The Chittenden Solid Waste District Needs A New Recycling Facility
Nearly 30 years ago, the Chittenden Solid Waste District (CSWD) built Vermont’s first recycling sorting facility, known as a Materials Recovery Facility (MRF), where “blue-bin” recyclables are sorted.
City Council and Planning Commission - Joint Meeting
Tuesday, September 27th, 7 pm to discuss the 2024 South Burlington Comprehensive Plan
Council Received Draft Climate Action Plan
The City Council received the Draft Climate Action Plan at their meeting on September 19th. This will be the first ever-Climate Action Plan for the City.
City Council to Consider Expanding TDR Program in Zoning
The City Council will hold a public hearing on Monday, October 17 at 7 pm to consider changes to the Land Development Regulations.
SBPD & SBFD Join In Special Olympics Torch Run
It was beautiful day for a run, so that’s just what they did!
November 8th Election Day!
November 8th is Election Day in South Burlington. We will be running 2 elections and therefore 2 separate ballots.
South Burlington Square Dancing
Beginning on Tuesday 9/27 you are encouraged to come join members of the Lake Champlain Squares each Tuesday from 7:00-9:00 pm at FHTMS.
New Beta Hangar Facility Approved
Beta Air this past week received their zoning permit to construct a 24,000 s.f. enclosed hangar
Carbon Monoxide (CO) Poisoning
Do you have a carbon monoxide detector?
Be prepared and understand the effects.
Save The Date! Dedication of Market Street Gooses!
September 20, 5:00 PM | Dedication for the “Gooses” Park
Climate Action Plan - CC Meeting September 19th
The City’s first ever Climate Action Plan, in draft form, will be presented to the City Council at their regular meeting on Monday September 19th.
Free Excel Workshop - Thursday September 15th!
Are you proficient at Excel? How about efficient? Join us for the first workshop in a series about using Microsoft's popular spreadsheet program!
NOTICE WATER SERVICE INTERRUPTION - IBY STREET
The South Burlington Water Department will be shutting water off on Iby Street on Wednesday, September 14, 2022 at approximately 9:00AM to replace a damaged fire hydrant. This water may be off until approximately 2:00PM.
Four Free Little Libraries - Near You!
Have you seen our new "Little Free Library Boxes"?
The South Burlington Rotary donated four Little Free Libraries of which the SB Parks and Rec department have installed at Veterans, Overlook, Baycrest and Farrell Parks. Volunteers have painted them and The Friends of the Library have stocked them. Be sure to stop by and take a book and/or leave a book.
Drag Queen Story Time!
Saturday, Sept 24th - 12:00 -1:00 PM
To honor books that have been banned across the country
Win An Hour Of Drawing With Jason Chin!
Fire Escape Plan - Do You Have One?
#CanYouGetOut #EscapePlan #FireSafetyTip #GetLowAndGo #GetOutStayOut
Grandparent Scam Alert!
You can help by sharing this message with family, friends and neighbors
The SB Police Department have received multiple “grandparent” scam complaints this summer.
Notice - Hydrant Flushing
The South Burlington Water Department will begin our annual hydrant flushing program on Monday September 12, 2002.
City Manager Message - UVM Announces Investment In SB
Hello South Burlington,
There is a lot going on in your City Center!
This past week the University of Vermont announced a $22M investment to build housing in City Center.
"Make It Safe Initiative"
"Make It Safe Initiative" is a pledge by First Responder Leadership to publicly commit to fostering a safe environment for their members to seek psychological support and help
Join SBFD September 11th - Overlook Park
This year marks the 21st Anniversary of the Terrorist Attack on the U.S.
“September 11th is Patriot Day and a National Day of Service and Remembrance.
Open Gym Coordinators Needed
Escaping the Summer Heat
TRAFFIC ALERT - TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 6, 2022
Work to repave Dorset Street from Garden Street to Aspen Drive in South Burlington will begin on Tuesday 9/6/22 at 7:30 AM.
Players Gather to Cut Ribbon on New Szymanski Courts: It's kind of a Big Dill
Summer Camp Recap
Summer is a special time of year where kids from around the city have the opportunity to attend creative, engaging camps and to have positive experiences, make new friends and just have fun. Over 300 families took advantage our 2022 SBRP Summer Camps.
Have You Seen Our Newly Painted Boxes?
SOUTH BURLINGTON TO HOST EAST-WEST CROSSING PUBLIC WORKSHOP
Wednesday, August 31, 6:30 PM | City Hall Auditorium, 180 Market Street
The City of South Burlington will hold a public workshop on the East-West Crossing project – a Walk Bike Bridge over I-89 at Exit 14 – on August 31 at 6:30 PM.
Rec Path Closure Near Stonehedge Rd/Szymanski Park
Stormwater Projects Underway
Check HERE for information on upcoming and ongoing projects
Second Alarm Fire Damages Apartment Building
On Monday, August 22nd @ approximately 16:18 hours, the South Burlington Communications Center received multiple 911 calls reporting a building fire @ # 42 Airport Rd.
Fire Chief Steven Locke Meets With Federal Officials
This week Fire Chief Steven Locke is attending the International Association of Fire Chief’s annual Fire-Rescue International Conference.
Council Considers Ordinance Regulating Heating and Domestic Water Systems
The South Burlington City Council considers an ordinance to regulate heating and domestic water systems in new construction
First Turf Time & Tykes Scramble Event Success
This first-ever event was a huge success. There was a flurry of activity and miles of smiles on this sunny Saturday morning.
New Curator for the Public Gallery
In July, the South Burlington Public Art Committee appointed Jessica Manley to be the new Curator for the Public Gallery at 180 Market Street.
Check Out Our New TELESCOPE!
CHECK IT OUT!
As part of our Library of Things, the Library has a brand-new Orion StarBlast Telescope available for checkout! Includes: telescope with front dust covers, eyepiece
Thank you, South Burlington Voters!
Thanks to everyone who voted in this past August 9th State Primary Election. This election was different for us in many ways with redistricting and obtaining a new shared district.
South Burlington Wastewater Receives National Award!
The South Burlington Wastewater Facilities have received the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) Peak Performance Gold Award 2021!
Stormwater Project - Set To Begin August 29th
Projected to last through Thanksgiving
Getting Exercise With SBRP
Driver's Education Registration is Now Open!
Vermont State Track Meet
Williston Road Pump Station Has A New Look!
Another Beautiful Mural!
The Williston Road Wastewater Pump Station located at 1848 Williston Road, now has a new look! You could say it looks like a book cover!
South Burlington Seniors Celebrate Summer!
Climate Action Plan, Community Survey!
Your opinion matters! Deadline August 12, 2022!
Taxes Due - Monday August 15th
IMPORTANT REMINDER: If you pay your Property Taxes through online banking, please verify the mailing address on file has been changed to our new address:
You are invited! East-West Crossing Design Workshop | August 31
Join the design team on August 31 at 6:30 PM at City Hall, 180 Market Street (open house at 5:30 PM)
Stay Cool and Hydrated!
Let's keep our neighbors, families and friends safe!
SBRP Track & Field Season a Success!
South Burlington Fire Department Seeks Qualified Professionals
SBFD employs 32 full time employees and staffs two fire stations responding to approximately 4,300 emergency responses per year.
Join the South Burlington School Board!
The South Burlington School Board is seeking a candidate to fill a six-month vacancy.
Planning Commission Public Hearing August 8th – 7:00PM
The City’s Planning Commission will be holding a public hearing on Monday, August 8th at 7 pm to consider possible amendments to the City’s Land Development Regulations.
Early Voting Deadline and New District Information
The City Clerk’s office will be closing at noon on Monday, August 8th to prepare for the August 9th election. All early voting at the Clerk’s office will end at noon on August 8th
City of South Burlington 1st Tax Installment Is Due Monday, August 15th
If payments are made on or before 11:59 PM in our drop box on 08/15/2022 your payment will be considered on time
Traffic Alert Message From VTRANS
Hinesburg Road (VT 116) from Williston Road (US 2) to Old Farm Road
Fire Extinguisher Safety
There are five primary types of fire extinguishers, each designed to put out different kinds of fires. There are also multipurpose fire extinguishers that might be labeled “B-C” or “A-B-C.”
Traffic Alert - Dorset/Cider Mill Dr
Starting on August 15, 2022 a private contractor will be working in the City’s Dorset Street right-of-way near the entrance to the Cider Mill neighborhood.
A Message from the VT Department of Health
We received a report of the start of a cyanobacteria (blue green algae) bloom along South Beach Road in South Burlington.
Shelburne Road Lane Closure
Draft Climate Action Plan Ready for Feedback!
The very first draft of the City’s Climate Action Plan is out, and we’re looking for feedback!
Maritime Museum Banners on Display at the Library
2020 marked an important election anniversary for the United States of America: it marked 100 years since many women won the right to vote.
In The Garden Now Showing In The Public Gallery
For the remainder of July and August, you can catch the “In the Garden” a multi-artist show in the Gallery at 180 Market Street
East-West Crossing (Walk Bike Bridge) – Save the Dates!
The East-West Crossing design team for the pedestrian bicycle bridge over I-89 wants you to save the date for upcoming workshops!
The skills and agility participants enjoy some time with their trainer Jarell
SBRP Track and Field Team Finishes With Smiles!
Our summer youth Track and Field program wraps up next week; culminating with the State Track Meet at St Johnsbury.
2022-2023 Property Tax Bills Have Been Mailed!
South Burlington Tax Bills were mailed on 7/15/2022 and should have arrived or will be arriving soon!
Hinesburg Pump Station Mural!
Katie O’Brien-Barritt Strikes Again!
Sunflowers abound on a new mural painted by volunteers with leadership (and a lot of brushwork) from Katie O’Brien Barritt.
Library Celebrating "1" Year Birthday!
Join us at the Library on Saturday, July 23rd from 10-2:00PM to celebrate our first birthday in our beautiful new building!
New Mural in the Library!
Have you visited the library lately? The new mural is located on the 2nd floor in the Loft for teens.
Volunteer to Repair Headstones with the Cemetery Committee!
On July 9th at 8:00 a.m. - Shelburne Road Cemetery
Community Survey - Tell Us How to Spend the Money!
We want your input on how to spend ARPA funds! Survey Closes August 26th!
Early Ballots Are Now Available!
Early voting has begun! You can vote early by visiting the Clerk’s office Monday through Friday from 8:00 to 4:30 or by requesting an absentee ballot to be mailed to you.
Pardon our Appearance!
City Hall entrances are open!
After moving into 180 Market Street in July 2021, we are learning about our great new community facility
Mikahely Performs - Free Concert!
Thursday June 30th - 6:00 PM
180 Market Street - Auditorium
Work Starting at Szymanski Courts
Site prep for the court renovations at Szymanski park will begin on Wednesday June 29th with the paving to begin on July 5th.
Camp Out In The Park!
Walk Bike Bridge Design is Underway!
The East West Crossing - Over 45 participants joined a bevy of bridge, path, landscaping, and environmental engineers, architects and planners to provide their ideas, thoughts and priorities on June 16 for this TIF District project that will bridge I-89 at Exit 14.
Climate Action Plan Update!
Keep your eyes peeled in July at City events, including SoBu Nights out, for our hard-working Climate Action Plan Task Force and Energy Committee members!
Wheeler Dog Park Construction Underway
Recycle Your Old Used Batteries
CSWD Environmental Depot
The Environmental Depot accepts residential (household) and business hazardous waste for Chittenden County.
Location: 1011 Airport Parkway, South Burlington, VT 05403
Recording Studio Ready for Use!
South Burlington Library - 180 Market Street
Finally, makers of all kinds can look forward to The Studio being open to the public starting on Monday, June 27th!
Oceans of Possibilities - Kicked-off with a bang!
Saturday, June 11th at the South Burlington Public Library. Along with crafts and a visit from storyteller, “Pirate Pete”, readers were able
Work Starting at Szymanski Courts
Site prep for the court renovations at Szymanski park will begin on Wednesday June 29 with the paving to begin on July 5th.
Smoke/CO Detector Safety - Is Your Home Protected?
What Kind of Smoke/CO Detector Should I have? How Many?
Season's Out of Time - Clock Dedication
Monday, June 6, the South Burlington Public Art Committee hosted the dedication for Season’s Out of Time, the public art piece commissioned for the South Burlington Public Library and City Hall at 180 Market Street.
Great American Camp Out - Family Overnight Fun!
June 25-26| 5PM - 9AM| Veterans Memorial Park
Registration Not Required
Acapella Performance - SB Senior Center
Friday, June 17 | 12-12:30 pm | Senior Center
Sky Blue Boys Show
On Saturday, May 28, The Sky Blue Boys closed out the Friends of the Library Spring Concert Series with a rousing performance of bluegrass, old-time, and traditional songs.
East West Crossing: Design Workshop 1
You are invited to the first workshop to inform the design of a bicycle pedestrian bridge over I-89 south of Williston Road/US Route 2 (Exit 14)!
When: Thursday, June 16
Trucks, Trucks, and More Trucks
SoBu Nite Out - Summer Series
Thursdays in July, August & September | 5-8 pm | Veterans Memorial Park
Steven Locke to Serve as Next Fire Chief
After more than six years of service to the City of Burlington, Chief Steven Locke has accepted the position of Fire Chief for the City of South Burlington. South Burlington Fire Chief Terry Francis, after giving 48 years of service to the fire profession, will move to the position of Fire Marshal overseeing construction permitting, inspections and fire prevention.
Notice to Taxpayers as of June 2, 2022 Change in appraisal of Real Estate
City of South Burlington
180 Market Street
South Burlington, VT 05403
June Senior Center Activities Guide
All planned June activities in the Senior Center are listed on its calendar via the link below.
Attention CDL Drivers - South Burlington School District Needs Your Immediate Help!
Bus drivers urgently needed in SBSD! Must have CDL with School Bus endorsement, but we will train the right persons.
SBRP Girls Lacrosse Season Recap
Memorial Day Service at Veteran's Park
Thank you to all who participated in and attended our Memorial Service at Veteran’s Memorial Park on Friday, May 27th.
Library Aspire Campaign - YOUR GIFTS MATCHED!!
The SB Library Foundation is very close to meeting its Aspire Capital Campaign goal.
Memorial Day Ceremony
Veterans Memorial Park Friday May 27th at 10:00 am
Rain location –
City Hall Auditorium - 180 Market Street
Oceans of Possibilities - June 1st - July 29th
Discover, play, and learn all summer long with the South Burlington Public Library!
O, Let's Go Fly A Kite!
New Traffic Signals at the Intersection of Hinesburg Road and Tilley Drive
Final work is being completed to allow the new traffic signals at Hinesburg Road and Tilley Drive to be in operation by the end of this month, or in early June.
The City of South Burlington Partners with ARNG
Looking for Job? Not sure what’s next?
On Thursday May 19th City Manager Jessie Baker, Chief of Police Shawn Burke and Army Major General Gregory Knight signed an agreement partnering with ARNG - PaYS program.
Amazing Weather for Our 2nd Annual Chalk the Walk Event
Summer Workshops at CSWD
Chittenden Solid Waste District is hosting a variety of workshops this summer.
Don't Let Your Vehicle Be A Target - Prevention Tips
South Burlington Police Department offering Tips on how to Prevent your car being Broken Into or Stolen
June & July are Peak Months For Grilling Accidents
Everyone loves a barbeque. As Memorial Day weekend approaches kicking off the unofficial start of summer, backyard chefs are dusting off their grills, eager to spring into the long-awaited barbeque season.
Share Your Ideas For The Regional Walking and Biking Plan
The Chittenden County Reginal Planning Commission (CCRPC) is updating the regional walking and biking plan, and we need your help.
VA Telehealth Now Offered At The Library
Starting Monday, May 16, 2022, area Veterans will be able to access Veterans Affairs (VA) Telehealth at the new South Burlington Public Library (SBPL), located at 180 Market St. in South Burlington.
Seniors Celebrate Spring!
City Council Adopts Changes to Land Development Regulations
The Council voted unanimously on May 2nd to approve a set of amendments to the City’s Land Development Regulations. These changes include:
SB Library Welcomes ESL Learners
The Library is honored to serve people for whom English is a second language. Monthly conversation groups are in place and a new introduction to the library catalog and web page is coming soon!
Latest on the City's Climate Action Plan
The City’s Climate Action Plan Task Force has been working hard this winter to put together the City’s first ever plan to tackle climate change.
Library Online Resources
Find a list of online resources at our website under Services. https://southburlingtonlibrary.org/online-learning. Here is some information about three that come to us through support from the VT Department of Libraries.
A Different Place Altogether – Artist and Illustrator Ross Sheehan
Visit the Library this month and enjoy the work of local artist, Ross Sheehan. Ross is an artist, illustrator, and educator investigating themes of psychogeography and
National Poetry Month - Wednesday April 27th
Wed. April 27, 6:00-8:00 PM: Celebrate National Poetry Month by coming to the library's state-of-the-art auditorium for a screening of the film "Ruth Stone's Vast Library of the Female Mind," the story of
Railroad Safety Issues-Operation Lifesaver of Vermont, Inc.
The Vermont Agency of Transportation - Railroad Safety
Greetings. In my capacity as State Coordinator for Operation Lifesaver of Vermont, Inc.(OLVT), a rail safety education organization assisted by VTrans,
Mural Project - Young Adult Loft
Have you checked out the Library Lately? Work is underway on a Mural in the Young Adult Loft, directly over the new YA books.
The Listen Up Movie
Have you even wondered what is going on in the minds of teenagers? In this recorded musical, Vermont teens will tell you!
The City of South Burlington is Seeking Committee and Board Members
Application Deadline, Thursday May 26,2022
Looking to make a difference in your community?
Mary Street Sidewalk Options Meeting
Thursday, May 5th, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Mary Street is an important link between Williston Road and Market Street for people on foot.
Feeling Safe in Your Home Space
CSWD - Earth Day Composter and Green Cone Blowout Sale
Saturday April 23rd ONLY - 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.CSWD invites Chittenden County residents to celebrate Earth Day with a great deal on a sturdy Soil Saver backyard compost bin or Green Cone backyard digester at this one-day-only special event.
Tennis and Pickleball Improvements on the way for Szymanski!
New Voting Districts
The city and state have completed their realignment of voting districts based on the 2020 census
New Crosswalk - Coming Soon!
New Crosswalk at Kennedy Drive/West Twin Oaks Terrace Coming Soon
VT Air National Guard - Night Flights
Photo By Senior Master Sgt. Michael Davis
Wednesday, April 13th and Thursday, April 14th
Green UP Day - May 7th
VOLUNTEER FOR GREEN UP DAY 2022, SATURDAY MAY 7!
NEW DROP OFF LOCATION – 104 LANDFILL ROAD
Always the first Saturday in May, this year Saturday May 7 marks 52 years of proudly continuing Vermont’s unique Green Up Day tradition.
Fair Housing Month
Artist Ephriam Schwartz - 2nd Floor Library
Fire Damages New Home
On Friday April 1st the South Burlington Emergency Dispatch Center received multiple calls from the Highland Terrace neighborhood reporting heavy smoke in the area, related from a truck fire.