Committee Reports

State of the BBA: Downtown Action Group

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 […]

State of the BBA: Programs Committee Report

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 […]

Committee Report: South End Action Group

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. […]

Committee Report: Downtown Action Group

  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 […]

BBA creating inventory of Security Cameras in the downtown

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. […]