City Council

City Council 2018
The Burlington City Council welcomes you and extends a general invitation to all regular and special public meetings.

Here you may find out about recent Council action, Council member biographies and upcoming Council events.

Council meetings and Work Session meetings are held at 425 S. Lexington Avenue Burlington NC, 27215. 

Burlington City Council

City Council contact information and biographies can be found in the links below. 


City Council meetings air at 7:00pm Thursdays, 3:30pm on Saturdays and 2:00pm on Mondays in addition to various other times on Local Gov TV (Spectrum Channel 5).

Find a program listing at  

Meeting Information:

The Burlington City Council will hold virtual meetings until further notice.

  Follow this link for meeting log in/call in notice details.

City Council Meetings are regularly* held:

When: On the first & third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 PM
Where: In the Council Chambers (Suite 202) of the Municipal Building, 425 South Lexington Avenue, Burlington

City Council Work Sessions are regularly* held: 
When: On the Monday before the first Tuesday of each month at 5:00 PM
Where: In the Municipal Conference Room (ground floor) of the Municipal Building, 425 South Lexington Ave, Burlington

* Exceptions may be made due to holidays and observances.  Meetings will be posted as CANCELLED due to lack of agenda items two business days prior to the date of the meeting.   

The Burlington City Council receives public comments at the end of each regular City Council Meeting.  Any person wishing to speak may sign in prior to the beginning of the meeting at a designated area on a form that will include your name, address and purpose for appearing before City Council.    

All attendees of City Council meetings must past through security screenings before entering the Council Chambers. Please view the list of items prohibited at Council meetings.