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Burlington short on volunteers for some city advisory boards

Burlington’s city council has agreed to keep the slots open for two of the city’s advisory boards and commissioners whose vacancies its members have, so far, been unable to...

Why does city use out-of-state firm to collect fees for fire inspections?

QUESTION: Why has the city of Burlington contracted an out-of-state billing company to collect fees that it recently began to charge area businesses for fire inspections? How much does...

Departing police chief takes parting shot at sheriff for raiding his staff; sheriff says...

Chief suggest 'reparations', but city mgr. disavows demand for reimbursement It was with a hearty embrace that Alamance County’s sheriff Terry Johnson bid farewell to Jeff Smythe last week when...

New deputies willing to take pay cut to work with sheriff, rather than stay...

    It may not be the money or the distinguished gray uniforms. But over the past several years, something has prompted a fair number of Burlington police officers to trade...

Cone Health merger called off

Nine months after merger announcement, both organizations decide against pursuing Cone's merger with larger Virginia company Greensboro-based Cone Health, which operates Alamance Regional Medical Center in Burlington and several local...

Burlington city council reaches decision on rezoning for Muslim cemetery

Council members again defend staff's professionalism in outlining reasons to oppose the rezoning for a cemetery on land designated for future industrial development Burlington’s city council has given its imprimatur...

Burlington city council agrees to bus service changes

Burlington’s city council formally approved changes in the city's bus system, Link Transit, Tuesday night. Among the changes, a proposal to eliminate fares, which will take place next Mon. and...

Burlington city council unanimous about commercial rezoning across from Joe Davidson Park

Burlington’s city council unanimously approved a rezoning request Tuesday night that would allow the commercial development of a family farm across from Joe Davidson Park. The planning commission had unanimously...

Burlington losing one of three asst. city managers

Burlington’s leaders were recently reminded of the problem with people who make themselves indispensible when they bid adieu to one city staff member who has become especially crucial to...

School board approves $1.8M in contracts for SROs

Alamance-Burlington school board members voted 7-0 Wednesday to approve $1.8 million in annual contracts for school resource officers – absent any of the controversy that prompted them to adjourn...

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