Burlington, VT – The Burlington Business Association (BBA) is excited to announce that a pilot project of a new initiative to install holiday lighting along Burlington’s side streets downtown is underway. In its first year, lights will be installed on street lamps that line College Street, from South Winooski to St. Paul Street. The white […]
The BBA, along with the VT Retail & Grocer’s Assoc. and the Church Street Marketplace have partnered to pursue changes at the state legislative level that would help Vermont retailers who are the victims of high level retail theft, also known as Organized Retail Crime (ORC). ORC is retail theft that includes: Multiple people working […]
Thursday morning, BBA Members along with Mayor Miro Weinberger and Public Works Director Chapin Spencer, took part in the BBA’s second annual Adopt Your Sidewalk Downtown Cleanup. The group went to work on Cherry Street, sweeping up dirt and litter that had built up on one of downtown Burlington’s busy streets. This is the second […]
Committee Report from Kara Alnasrawi, Committee Chair of the Downtown Action Group: The Downtown Action Group (DAG) meets monthly to share ideas and discuss issues relating to the vitality of the downtown core. In the spring of this year the group launched an “Adopt Your Sidewalk” campaign to encourage business owners to keep the streets of downtown Burlington […]
The Burlington Business Association (BBA) officially kicked off their “Adopt Your Sidewalk” campaign with a downtown wide clean up effort on the morning of Friday, May 6th.
Learn About Tree and Green Belt Care! As part of BBA’s Adopt Your Sidewalk campaign, we will be holding a workshop on April 27th from 8:30-9:30 am on how to care for and maintain trees and green belts in front of your downtown business. This workshop is free to attend, please RSVP here. We’ll be joined […]