Committee and Council Meetings
Agendas, minutes and videos on standing committee and council meetings in July, as well as agendas and reports for upcoming meetings, are available online.
No meetings are scheduled for the month of August.
Summer in Burlington
Mayor Rick Goldring on Canada Day 2015 in Burlington.
Summer in Canada flies by quickly and never seems to last long enough for most people.
Here in Burlington, however, we make the most of our summer with an ambitious agenda of fun events and activities such as Car Free Street Festivals, the Sound of Music, Canada Day, Beerfest and the Burlington Downtown Car Show.
While these events provide entertainment for local residents, they also attract visitors to our city from near and far who spend money on local businesses and support many local jobs. When Canada’s largest Ribfest takes place on this Labour Day weekend at Spencer Smith Park, it will attract 175,000 attendees, roughly equivalent to the entire population of Burlington. During the Ribfest, attendees will inject approximately $800,000 into the local economy, according to Tourism Burlington.
Special events and festivals in Burlington are both great fun and great business. Enjoy! Continue reading