The City of Burlington has a mayor/city council form of government and a city administrator. The City Police Department has 25+ full-time and several part-time personnel; the Fire Department has 4 full-time personnel and 49 volunteer fire fighters and a fire underwriters' rating of 5. Both city and town benefit from Racine County's 911 emergency service. The City provides the standard services such as street maintenance, snow removal, street lighting and a centrally located library. Water is provided from four wells with a pumping capacity of 5.472 million gallons per day. Burlington's Water Pollution Control Facility was completed in August 1992. The facility was designed to handle an average capacity of 3.5 million gallons of wastewater per day with a peak flow of 7.75 million gallons. Telephone service provided by AT&T. Gas and electrical service is provided by We Energies. The City of Burlington, through a private contract, collects residential waste on a weekly basis. Commercial and industrial users hire private contractors for waste collection.
News and Updates:
Burlington City Council
First and Third Tuesdays
6:30 pm Council Chambers at City Hall
Second Thursday 7 pm Town Hall