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Cedar Springs Road between Colling Road and Britannia Road - All Lanes Re-opened

Posted on Wednesday, May 08, 2019 06:00 AM


Location:         Cedar Springs Road between Colling Road and Britannia Road

Date:               May 13 to 17, 2019


Cedar Springs Road from Colling Road to Britannia Road will be closed from Monday, May 13 until Friday, May 17 for a road culvert replacement near 5512 Cedar Springs Rd. Local access will be maintained, however through traffic will be detoured along Colling Road to Blind Line to Britannia Road.

Have your say: View and give feedback on public art shade structures for Civic Square

Posted on Monday, May 06, 2019 08:30 AM

Burlington, Ont.— May 6, 2019— The City of Burlington is inviting residents to provide feedback on three design concepts for functional public art shade structures for Civic Square.

The artwork concepts will be presented from May 13 to 27 at City Hall in the lobby atrium and at Burlington Public Library - Central Branch. The concepts will also be available online at

Civic Square is being renewed this year to improve accessibility, update its infrastructure and to continue to be a small gathering and event space for the community and local downtown businesses.

As part of this renewal project, the City of Burlington public art program is planning a series of public art shade structures.

The public art shade structures will:

  • Provide cooling and shade to Civic Square,
  • Complement existing uses and programming of the space,
  • Create a playful space that brings people together

Artist Selection

A community jury made up of residents, business owners, artists and arts professionals...

Temporary Lane Closures: New Street, west of Cumberland Avenue - May 2019

Posted on Friday, May 03, 2019 11:45 AM

Beginning in May, a section of New Street, west of Cumberland Avenue will be reduced to one lane of traffic in both directions for a period of two to three weeks, to allow for road work related to a new development at 3225-3237 New St.

Traffic delays on New Street are expected during peak traffic hours.

Road Closure: Locust Street, between Elgin Avenue and Lakeshore Road - May 3, 2019

Posted on Thursday, May 02, 2019 12:15 PM

On Friday, May 3, 2019, Locust Street will be closed between Elgin Avenue and Lakeshore Road for crane activity. The closure will be in place from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Traffic will be detoured on Burlington Avenue and Elgin Street.


City of Burlington launches Citizen Action Labs and online survey to study Citizen Advisory Committees

Posted on Wednesday, May 01, 2019 07:45 AM

The City of Burlington is reviewing Council-appointed Citizen Advisory Committees to determine the best way to use the knowledge and diversity that citizen advisory committees can bring to the city.

Throughout May, staff will be seeking input online and in-person from current citizen committee members and members of the public as well as researching how other municipalities use citizen groups for feedback and advice.

Citizen Action Labs

Citizen Action Labs are where people work together in small, welcoming groups to engage, discuss, share and explore new ideas.

Three Citizen Action Labs are planned. Current and past citizen advisory committee members and members of the public are encouraged to attend. Registration is required as there is a maximum capacity of 80 people at each session.

The registration link can be found at

Saturday, May 25, 2019
10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Mainway Auditorium, 4015 Mainway

Wednesday, May 29, 2019
2 to 4:30 p.m. or 6 to 8:30 p.m.