City Council Meeting
When: Tuesday May 19 , 2015 at 7:00 pm
Where: Council Chambers of the Municipal Building
View the meeting Agendas here.
Meeting was adjourned at 7:15 p.m.
The Burlington City Council and the Alamance County Commissioners will hold a joint meeting on May 11, 2015, at 6:00pm at the Family Justice Center, 1950 Martin Street, Burlington, NC 27217, to discuss; A) 2016 Property Re-Evaluation Process, B) Animal Services, C) Economic Development and D) Transportation Issues/Fixed Route Bus System.
May 30, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Burlington Animal Services' Pet Adoption Center
less than a month away from the start of downtown Burlington's summer
concert series, 4th Fridays. Join us on May 22nd from 4:30 - 9:00 PM for
live music, cold beverages, food, kids activities, and downtown shopping.
Stores are open late! We'll see you on the fourth Friday in May!
Check out our 4th Fridays website HERE!
2015 Yee-Haw! River Paddle
A benefit for the Haw River Trail Partnership
May 9th, 2015
Family and Beginners' Paddle 10:00am-11:00am
Check-in begins at 9:30am
Yee-Haw! River Paddle 1:00pm-finish
Check-in and shuttles from 1:00pm-2:00pm
Event Description: The Yee-Haw! River Paddle brings together paddlers of all skill levels to share the Haw River as a community. The proceeds from the event support the Haw River Trail Partnership in furtherance of our "Conservation through Recreation" mission.
Paddle Route: This year's event features two paddles, a Family & Beginners' Paddle in the morning and the Yee-Haw! River Paddle in the afternoon. The morning paddle will be held at the Indian Valley Paddle Access, which features calm, flat water ideal for families and new beginners. Free boat rental for this portion of the paddle is sponsored by the Haw River Canoe & Kayak Co., Three Rivers Outfitters, and River Run Outfitters.
The afternoon paddle route begins with put-in at Shallow Ford Paddle Access and ends at Indian Valley Paddle Access. This section of river is suitable for all skill levels, featuring 4 miles of river with seven Class I rapids. It will take approximately 2 hours to paddle this section. Click here for a detailed description of the route.
Cost: $20 for adults; $10 for kids 12 and under