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COVID19 – Resources for Business

*This post will be regularly updated – Last update 3/24/20 3pm The BBA, in partnership with the Church Street Marketplace and CEDO are working to compile and continually update COVID-19 resources for businesses.  Below is a list of these broken down by city, local, state, and federal resources. H/T to the Church Street Team for […]

BBA/AARP Candidate Forum Take-Aways

The BBA and AARP were excited to once again host city council candidates for a forum on livability issues in Burlington. These events help inform voters about key issues  like housing affordability. Town Meeting Day is Tuesday, March 3rd this year and participation in our local elections is very important. Be sure to get out […]

Register Now for the BBA’s 2020 Winter Social

Register HERE Join us on Thursday, January 30th from 5:00pm – 7:30pm for the 2020 BBA Winter Social at The Hilton Garden Inn. Warm up a cold winter night with a stylish evening featuring great networking as well as a cash bar and hors d’oeuvres from the Armory Grille and Bar. THANK YOU TO OUR HOST SPONSOR: THANK YOU TO […]

Holiday Lighting Returns to the Downtown Side Streets

Burlington, VT – The Burlington Business Association (BBA) is excited to announce an expansion of the downtown holiday lighting project, which had a successful first year in 2016. Since then we have expanded our downtown lighting, this year including College St. The white holiday lights will be installed by the Burlington Electric Department, who helped […]

Register for the BBA Summer Social

The Burlington Business Association will once again bring together our local business community for a night of great food, refreshments and networking. Join us, at the Burlington Surf Club, Thursday September 5th from 5pm-7:30pm, to send off Summer ’19 with the BBA’s Summer Social. REGISTER NOW FOR THE BBA’S 2019 SUMMER SOCIAL Thursday, September 5th […]

Congratulations to our Seven Daysies Winners!

The Seven Daysies winners were announced, and no surprise, many of them were BBA members! Best family restaurant: American Flatbread   Best breakfast/brunch: Penny Cluse Café   Best lunch: Leunig’s Bistro & Café    Best place to eat alone: City Market/Onion River Co-op    Best locally-owned grocery store: City Market/Onion River Co-op    Best farmers […]

City of Burlington Credit Rating Upgraded to Highest in 10 Years

Mayor Weinberger announced Monday that Moody’s Investors Services has upgraded the City of Burlington’s credit rating two steps from “A2” to “Aa3”. This is the first time in 10 years the City has received a Double A rating.  From 2009 to 2012 the City was downgraded multiple times, eventually falling to just one step above […]