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Posted on: August 5, 2021

Ground-Based Mosquito Spraying in Zones 4, 8, 10 and 11 this Friday & Saturday

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On August 4, 2021, the City’s environmental services division was notified that four mosquito traps tested positive for West Nile virus.  

The areas are:  

  • Zone 4, is in the area of Hidden Creek Parkway, Fox Ln, Burleson Blvd, an...
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Posted on: July 28, 2021

BRiCk Policy Changes

BRICK POLICY CHANGES

Yesterday, Tuesday, July 27, there was a dispute between two juveniles at the BRiCk. One of the juveniles stated that they were going to get a weapon and return. As part of the BRiCk’s security protocols the facility was placed on restricted acc...

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City Updates
Posted on: July 16, 2021

Serve your community, apply for a board or commission

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The city is now accepting applications for all boards and commissions. All board and commission members are pointed by the city council, appointments will be made in September.  

Information on each board/commission is below.   

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Posted on: June 22, 2021

City Dedicates Tree in Honor of Jim Bailey

Jim Bailey Tree Dedication

On June 19, 2021, the City of Burleson honored former City Councilmember Jim Bailey by dedicating a red oak tree at Bailey Lake Park in his name. Jim Bailey was born in Marshfield, Missouri, on June 19, 1933. After graduating from Marshfield High School i...

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City Updates
Posted on: June 8, 2021

$1.2 billion master-planned development, 106-acre professional office park headed to Burleson

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Burleson city council approved an economic development agreement for Chisholm Summit, a project of roughly 900 acres near the Chisholm Trail Parkway on the city’s western border, during their June 7 council meeting. 

RA Development has p...

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Razzoo's Cajun Café headed to Old Town Burleson

Razzoos Cajun Cafe news flash

Razzoo's Cajun Café will open its 12th DFW location in Old Town Burleson. 

During the regularly scheduled city council meeting on May 17, the Burleson city council approved a Chapter 380 Economic Development and Performance Agr...

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City Updates
Posted on: May 14, 2021

Burleson Library to become a member of MetroShare Libraries

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Burleson Public Library will soon become a member of MetroShare Libraries, a new north Texas library consortium forming this fall.  The seven libraries in MetroShare serve a combined population of 208,000 north Texans and their service areas cove...

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City Updates
Posted on: April 30, 2021

City releases 2020 Annual Report

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The City of Burleson has released its 2020 Annual Report. The report includes top accomplishments of the organization from the past year and goals for the upcoming year. A key focus this past year has been on improving the organizational efficiencies and ...

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Mayor Fletcher presents ‘State of the City’

STATE OF THE CITY

Mayor Chris Fletcher, along with assistance from Burleson city councilmembers, presented the 'State of the City' through video on April 2, 2021.  

Mayor Fletcher highlighted the ways Burleson managed the COVID-19 pandemic, along ...

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Watch the 2021 State of the City video City Updates
Posted on: April 6, 2021

SH 174/Wilshire Boulevard Median Beautification Project

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The City of Burleson will soon begin work to beautify SH-174/Wilshire Boulevard corridor through the city within the medians from I-35W to John Jones Drive. A bid for trees, shrubs, groundcover plantings, hardscape improvements and a complete drip point s...

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Posted on: May 14, 2021

Burleson Library to become a member of MetroShare Libraries

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We are pleased to announce that the Burleson Public Library will soon become a member of MetroShare Libraries, a new north Texas library consortium forming this fall.  The seven libraries in MetroShare serve a combined population of 208,000 north...

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Library
Posted on: August 5, 2021

Read on Libby

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Borrow ebooks and audiobooks from our digital library on the #LibbyApp and start reading today.

Download the Libby mobile app for your phone or tablet.

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

Welcome to Kindergarten Storytime (Registration Required)

Welcome to Kindergarten Storytime (1)

Join us for a fun storytime celebrating all the kids starting kindergarten! We will practice some of the things they will need to know in school, read some books, do some activities, and celebrate this new beginning! One ticket is required for each kinder...

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

Brainfuse HelpNow

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Back to school means back to homework, ugh! Don't let homework overwhelm you. Use your library card to connect with a free online tutor!

Reach your learning goals with Brainfuse HelpNow. Connect with a live online tutor, take a practice t...

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Posted on: August 3, 2021

Teen Movie Day (Ages 10-16)

Teen Movie Day

Join us for Teen Movie Day! We will provide the popcorn and drinks. We hope you can join us!

Library
Posted on: August 5, 2021

CloudLibrary

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cloudLibrary makes it easy to discover the content you want to read. Whether on the web, a tablet, or your mobile device you can browse digital shelves curated by our library or filter by genres that interest you.

Now with new features!

  • More intuitive and c...
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Posted on: July 24, 2021

Young Builders Club (Registration Required)

Young Builders Club (1)

Join us for a fun morning of building. Kids can use the time to build their own projects or Ms. Becky can show them how to create their own secret code messages using the building blocks. We hope you can join us!

Registration is required and can be done th...

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Library
Posted on: August 5, 2021

WiFi Hotspots

Wi-Fi Hotspots

  • WiFi hotspots can be checked out for one week by Burleson Library cardholders ages 18 and up.
  • Mobile hotspots allow users without internet to easily get online using any WiFi enabled device such as a phone, tablet or laptop
  • Hotspots rely on mobile broadband...
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Posted on: August 5, 2021

Binge Boxes

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Check out these collections of DVDs all gathered into one Binge Box for a spectacular movie night.

  • Whatever You Do, Don't Go Outside: Quiet Place, 10 Cloverfield Lane, It Comes at Night, Snowpiercer, 30 Days of Night
  • Puzzling Adventures:&a...
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Posted on: August 5, 2021

Book Club Kits

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Are you thinking about starting one? Check out one of our book club kits for six weeks!

Kits include 5 or 6 copies of the book along with a set of discussion questions.  Some kits also include a Playaway audio or DVD.

  • The Great Alone by Kristin Han...
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