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Posted on: September 25, 2020

Ground-based spraying for mosquitoes will occur this weekend in targeted subdivisions

The City of Burleson will conduct ground-based spraying for mosquitoes between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. on Saturday, September 26, and Sunday, September 27 in Zones 2 & 5 and then again on Monday, September 28 in Zone 2 only. The ground spraying will be perf...

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

City Council approves 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...

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Posted on: September 25, 2020

Halloween information and safety tips

The city has received questions about trick-or-treating this year from a lot of our residents. It is important to note that the city does not schedule or regulate Halloween. The Governor’s orders currently require outdoor gathering in excess of ...

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Posted on: September 24, 2020

City of Burleson names new parks and recreation director

Jen Basham, CPRE, CPO, has been named the City of Burleson parks and recreation director.  

Basham, a Certified Park and Recreation Executive and Certified Pool and Spa Operator, most recently served as director of parks and leisure services for t...

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City Updates
Posted on: August 28, 2020

Get on Board: City looks to fill vacant board and commission seats

The city is accepting applications for all of the city’s boards and commissions.

  • Advisory Committee on People with Disabilities
  • Animal Shelter Advisory Committee
  • Building Codes & Standards Board
  • Cemetery Board
  • Library Board
  • Old Town Design Standar...
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Posted on: August 25, 2020

Burleson Police address news article

August 25, 2020

For immediate release:

Burleson Police Department has been made aware of a news article that discusses three of our officers making a citizen contact with a gentleman at a local gas station on August 12, 2020.

Three officers who are members o...

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City Updates
Posted on: August 21, 2020

City seeks public input for comprehensive plan update

What will Burleson look like 10 years from now? More importantly, what do we want Burleson to look like 10 years from now? To answer these questions, the City of Burleson is conducting a mid-point update of Imagine Burleson 2030: the city’s Comp...

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

Emergency Living and Housing Assistance Program for residents

The City of Burleson and Harvest House Burleson are partnering together to provide an Emergency Living and Housing Assistance Program for residents of the City of Burleson in the Johnson County portion that have been affected by the COVID-19.

The City of B...

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Posted on: June 1, 2020

Announcement of the City of Burleson new Logo & Brand Principles

The City of Burleson is proud to announce the launch of the new city logo as part of the ongoing evolution of the city’s brand.

The city branding initiative tells the city’s story and implements a plan to incorporate all of the city&...

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Be Healthy Burleson’s program helps new parents

The Burleson Babies program was started to give the city’s newest residents and their families a healthy start.

The program is entering into its second year, providing information that highlights all of the fantastic things that the Burleson comm...

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Posted on: October 24, 2019

City Council approves funds for fire station relocation

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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