The City of Burlington is excited to announce that we are currently hiring a Youth Solutions Coordinator. This position will be focused on compiling national and local indicators for youth violence, and making recommendations to better align city programs and services with these efforts. APPLY NOW The position will close for application on March 16.
In February 2018, two community forums were held to discuss solutions for the prevention of youth violence.
Community members were trained in Technology of Participation consensus building workshop facilitation. Over 125 community members participated in providing answers to the focus question "What solutions can we provide when working toward reducing youth violence in our community?" through facilitated discussions led by the trained community members. Thank you to everyone who hosted a forum, spread the word about the forums, participated in the forums, or facilitated!
Future conversations and next steps will be posted on this webpage, www.BurlingtonNC.gov/YouthSolutions.
Summer Pop-Up Parties will take place each week for 7 weeks (July 10 - August 23) at Beaumont Avenue Apartments (Tuesdays) and Tucker Street Apartments (Thursdays).These free events are open to the public and are designed to provide interactive fun for kids and teens while connecting their families to information about low and no-cost recreational opportunities. Burlington Recreation & Parks, Police, and community volunteers will orchestrate these events.
Complete this application to volunteer to assist with these Summer Pop-Up Parties!
Extended Community Center Hours
Mayco Bigelow Center
849 Sharpe Road
Fairchild Community Center
827 S. Graham-Hopedale Road
|Monday - Thursday||6 pm to 10 pm|
|Friday||6 pm to 10 pm|
|Saturday||10 am to 2 pm|
|Sunday||6pm to 10pm|
Complete this application to volunteer to be a gym assistant!