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Posted on: March 5, 2021

Updated COVID-19 procedures and policy at city facilities

COVID-19 Update mask policy and procedures

On March 2, 2021, Governor Abbott issued Executive Order GA-34.   GA-34 supersedes the governor’s previous executive orders pertaining to state mandated COVID-19 health protocols.  Specifically, GA-34 rescinds the state mask ma...

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City Updates
Posted on: March 2, 2021

COVID-19 UPDATE: March 2, 2021

covid update 3.2.21

This afternoon, Governor Abbott released Executive Order GA-34, which will go into effect on March 10, 2021, rescinding most of the governor’s previous executive orders related to COVID-19. All city safety measures will continue at city faciliti...

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City Updates
Posted on: March 2, 2021

Trash Update - March 2, 2021

Trash Update

TRASH UPDATE

Due to continued high volumes, trash collection may be delayed for some residents the week of March 1, 2021. If your trash is not collected on its first scheduled day, please leave it out and it will be collected. If it has not been c...
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City Updates
Posted on: March 2, 2021

Vaccine Registration Drive-Thru Event

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The City of Burleson is hosting a vaccine registration drive-thru event for people who have no internet access or no way to sign up for the COVID-19 vaccine. It will be held at the Mayor Vera Calvin Plaza in Old Town on Saturday, March 6, from 1 - 4 p.m. ...

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City Updates
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Trash Update - One collection week of Feb. 22

Trash Update

TRASH UPDATE

Due to extremely high volumes as a result of the previous weeks' storms, residents will only receive one collection this week. Crews are running approximately two days behind. Residents can expect to be picked up for their first sched...
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City Updates
Posted on: February 23, 2021

February 23 COVID-19 Vaccine Waitlist and Testing Site Updates

February 23

COVID-19 Vaccine Waitlist

Our waitlist for COVID-19 vaccines is now open for signup. This is for first doses in Phase 1A & 1B ONLY. If you are looking for your second dose this waitlist DOES NOT apply to you. If you’ve already signed up on ou...
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City Updates
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Brinkman named Employee of the Year

Christina Staton

Christina Brinkman, the City of Burleson's Employee of the 1st Quarter, was named Employee of the Year during the city's annual service award luncheon on December 10, 2020.  

Christina was nominated and selected for her exemplary...

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City Updates
Posted on: January 5, 2021

Tate named Employee of the Quarter

Jesse Tate Employee of the Fourth Quarter

Jesse Tate, the City of Burleson's Employee of the Quarter, was nominated and selected for consistently going above and beyond his job requirements and his willingness to always assist in any area needed.   

"He goes above a...

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City Updates
Posted on: December 31, 2020

COVID-19 Vaccine Update for Burleson

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The City has received several questions about the COVID-19 vaccine. As many of you are aware, new vaccine shipments are arriving in Texas each week. Understandably, many people would like to know who is eligible to take the vaccine, where vaccines are ava...

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City Updates
Posted on: December 15, 2020

City approves new Old Town development

135 W Ellison Street rendering

Burleson City Council approved a public-private partnership with the developer, BTX Old Town, during their regularly scheduled city council meeting on Dec. 14. The new development will double the size of Old Town’s core by bringing over 50,000 s...

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

City Council approves annual budget

FY 20-21 Annual Budget

On Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, the City Council approved a budget for the 2020-21 fiscal year beginning Oct. 1, which lowers the city portion of the tax rate to $0.7111 per $100 of assessed valuation, $0.0089 lower than last year’s property tax rate. Some pro...

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Posted on: October 24, 2019

City Council approves funds for fire station relocation

Fire Station 16 rendering

Burleson City Council approved construction costs for the relocation of Fire Station No. 2 during its regular meeting on Monday, October 21.  

The new facility will be located at 250 E. Hidden Creek Parkway, near the intersection of E. Hidden Cree...

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