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Online city services unavailable March 7

All online city services will be unavailable Tuesday, March 7, 2017 between 9 p.m. and 1 a.m. in order for necessary upgrades to be performed. The current infrastructure that supports the city’s internet access has reached end of life. Services that will be affected are:

  • all online forms including Parking Exemption, Parking Ticket payment, Dog License, Accessible Document Request, Advertising Request, Event Application, RecExpress Information Changes to my Account, Rental Request Form, Corporate Complaint Form, Request to Appear as a Delegate, Online Tax Assessment,
  • property information requests,
  • business license renewals,
  • RecExpress,
  • Online calendar,
  • Transit trip planner,
  • online mapping services,
  • open data feeds, and
  • City mobile application (parking tile only)

Written by Marianne Meed Ward

A Better Burlington began in 2006 after my neighbours said they felt left out of city decisions, learning about them only after they’d been made.

As journalist for 22 years, I thought “I can do something about that” and a website and newsletter were born. They’ve taken various forms and names over the years, but the intent remains: To let you know what’s happening at City Hall before decisions are made, so you can influence outcomes for A Better Burlington.

The best decisions are made when elected representatives tap the wisdom of our community members, and welcome many different perspectives.This site allows residents to comment and debate with each other; our Commenting Guidelines established in 2016 aim to keep debate respectful.

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