Month: February 2016

Announcing the 2016 BBA Annual Dinner

Please join us on Thursday, April 7th at the Hilton Burlington for a very special evening with the Burlington Business Association. The 2016 Annual Dinner is officially sold out! If you would like to be added to our waiting list please contact Stacie or call the office at 802-863-1175. Thank you!

February Member Highlight: Paw, Print & Mail

Congratulations Paw, Print & Mail on 25 years in business! Paw, Print & Mail’s business venture began when founder and owner, Tom Brassard, started the company as a sole-proprietor in the basement of his parents’ home where he grew up in the New North End of Burlington. Today, located in South Burlington, Paw, Print & Mail is […]

February Member Highlight

Big and exciting changes are underway for Chittenden County Transportation Authority! CCTA will rebrand to Green Mountain Transit and roll out a new app that will make commuting easier later this year.  The app will allow passengers to purchase tickets and board busses using their smart phone. In addition, the app will also notify users of […]

Vote for the 2016 Hertzel Pasackow Architecture Excellence Award

Are you a BBA Member? Vote for the winner of our 2016 Architecture Excellence Award which will be honored at the BBA Annual Dinner on April 7th. This year’s nominees include Champlain College’s Residence Halls & Quadrangle, The Leavenworth Block, Hilton Garden Inn, King Street Center, and Redstone Commercial Group’s Silversmith Commons. For photos and […]

What We Heard at the 2016 Business Summit

Based on the feedback we received during the breakout group sessions at the 2016 BBA Business Summit, we’ve gathered the ideas that the business community gave us about growing Burlington, and pulled from these the recurring themes we found. Common Issues: There is an assumption among residents that growth and change is bad Permitting and zoning regulations are […]

2016 BBA Business Summit in Review

Moving Burlington Forward: Making the Shift from Plans to Action Thank you to those of you who were able to join us for our 2016 Business Summit and for being a part of the important discussion regarding Burlington’s future. Weren’t able to make it or wish to revisit the event? We’ve got you covered! View […]

Did you miss the Champlain Parkway forum?

Earlier this month over 75 neighborhood and city residents attended the Champlain Parkway “Let’s Get it Right” forum. The panel and public discussion focused on the project’s background, critiques, current design and also explored alternative choices. The goal is to shape the Champlain Parkway right and to build a street that the whole community will benefit from.