The South End Action Group has focused o the planning and support of the Champlain Valley Parkway, planBTV South End, the topic of housing in the South End, and the Railyard Enterprise project.
Mike Schirling gave a report on the activity of the Downtown Action Group at our State of the BBA event in March. This reported included updates on recent discussions and activities. The DAG meets monthly to discuss issues in the downtown core and how they impact businesses. The group has identified troubling behavior on the street level […]
The Waterfront Action Group (WAG) has been meeting regularly through the Winter months and will host their final Spring event, the popular Waterfront Familiarization Tour on June 2nd aboard the Spirit of Ethan Allen III. This event is free and open to all BBA Members.
2016 is a pivotal year for the City of Burlington with so many projects that promise to enhance the energy, livability, walkability and long-term economic vitality.
Program is at the heart of what we all do here, and the Program’s Committee, in conjunction with BBA Staff plan the frequently fantastic events you’ve come to expect as BBA members. In February we had the BBA Business Summit at Burton’s Area 13 space. Standing room only for four hours on a weekday morning […]
An update from Russ Scully, Committee Chair, on the recent work of the South End Action Group: The South End Action Group met three times in the fourth quarter of 2015. The focus of these meetings was around the planning and support of the Champlain Valley Parkway, planBTV South End, and the Railyard Enterprise project. […]
An update from Kara Alnasrawi, Committee Chair, on the work of the Downtown Action Group: The Downtown Action Group (DAG) has had several very well attended meetings in the past few months. The group has been focused on continuing to help create a safe, welcoming and attractive downtown for residents and tourists alike. We have been in […]
AN UPDATE FROM AFI AHMADI, COMMITTEE CHAIR, ON THE WORK OF THE WATERFRONT ACTION GROUP: The Waterfront Action Group (WAG) of the BBA has been meeting regularly following the members’ busy summer season. The committee reconvened in the fall with an update form all participants, and a general theme that the summer season had not […]
The BBA has been working with our South End Action Group to collect feedback on the PlanBTV South End draft plan. The SEAG has written a Plan BTV South End Feedback Letter which was sent on behalf of SEAG members to the City’s Department of Planning and Zoning office, and published to the Plan BTV […]
Updated: February 26, 2016 In 2015, the BBA surveyed over 130 businesses and property owners to build an inventory of the existing security cameras in downtown Burlington. This initiative grew out of meetings held by our Downtown Action Group, in which business owners discussed their frustrations with retail theft and security for both the public and employees. […]