• Envision The Future at The 2018 Fall Summit

    On Thursday, October 18th from 7:30-10:00 at Contois Auditorium for a presentation and discussion with Brad Segal of Progressive Urban Management Associates (PUMA). This informative event will highlight the future of Burlington’s Downtown Improvement District and how our community and create a thriving and competitive downtown for decades to come. REGISTER NOW Envision the Future […]

  • Mayor Unveils Clean Water Resiliency Plan for Lake Champlain

    Yesterday, Thursday September 20th, Mayor Weinberger announced the Clean Water Resiliency Plan. The plan is a seven-point, $30 million initiative to stabilize, modernize, and upgrade Burlington’s wastewater and stormwater infrastructure in an effort to protect Lake Champlain. Voters will have their say on the plan in November. PRESS RELEASE: Mayor Miro Weinberger Announces 7-Point Clean […]

  • Pop Up Parklet Debuts on College Street

    A new type of tactical urbanism will be on display in Burlington this week, with the installation of a parklet on College Street outside of Onyx Tonics and Deli 126. The pop up project is a collaboration between the BBA and AARP Vermont. Pop up Parklets are becoming a popular feature of communities around the […]

  • “Best of Burlington” Online Auction Returns Sept. 25th

    The Auction Returns Sept. 25th The 2018 “Best of Burlington” Online Auction goes LIVE on Tuesday, September 25th and runs through October 16th. This event is the BBA’s annual fundraiser that broadcasts all of the great things Burlington has to offer, while offering bidders the chance to win great deals on fantastic items. SEE THE […]

  • DPW Briefing on Lake Champlain Water Quality

    This summer has seen several instances of wastewater outflows in to Lake Champlain, including an incident this week following a strong thunderstorm. RELATED: Public Works’ Statement on July 10th Wastewater Treatment Plant Discharge As part of their efforts to keep residents informed about this issue, last month, the Department of Public Works(DPW) released a briefing outlining […]

  • Trends Impacting Future of Downtown Burlington

    What trends are guiding the future of downtowns like our own? This was the question guiding a presentation from Brad Segal of Progressive Urban Management Associates (PUMA) to the City Council last night. Segal is the President of PUMA which has been working with the BBA and other downtown stakeholders to discuss the future of […]


 

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The BBA advocates on behalf of Burlington’s business community. Our alliance of more than 260 diverse businesses shares the goal of stewarding and promoting Burlington’s economic vitality.

The BBA focuses on issues that directly impact Burlington businesses:

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