The man currently leading the Burlington Fire Department is in line to keep the job.
Burlington is taking steps to get its financial house in order.
Candidates have until 5:00 P.M. on Friday, Oct. 26 to apply to be Burlington’s next fire chief.
Burlington residents should get ready to pay more to have their garbage picked up each month.
Burlington residents could soon pay more to get rid of their garbage.
City Manager Jim Ferneau says the base fee is $12.10/month. He says that does include recycling and inclusion in a city-wide clean-up.
The fee does not appear to be enough to balance the $2-million sanitation budget, which is carrying a roughly $220,000 shortfall.
Ferneau says part of the reason for that is the city has only adjusted the monthly rate based on increasing tipping fees at the local landfill.