Welcome to the City of Burleson weekly E-Newsletter! 

January 6, 2017
BRiCk's Member Appreciation Day this Saturday
Join t he Burleson Recreation Center  Saturday, Jan. 7 as they celebrate their members and the Burleson community. They are encouraging all of Burleson to start their new year off healthy and with a positive mindset!

The appreciation day will consist of everything from fitness challenges, vendor/stage entertainment, fitness classes, member giveways, family fun activities, smoothies, Jimmy Johns refreshments, and much more. 

10 a.m. - 4 p.m. will be pack ed with FREE fitness classes, fitness challenges, kids fun zone, BRiCk giveways, and much more.

5 - 7 p.m. will be geared toward FREE family fun with on-stage entertainment, FREE food, and tons of pool/gym fun and activities.

Tickets on sale now for Valentine Dance 
Dance with your daughter, or son, on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 as the City's recreation and lifelong learning department hosts the annual Father/Daughter & Mother/Son Valentine Dance at the BRiCk. The fun includes pictures, corsages, dinner, dancing, and games. For more information, contact the BRiCk at (817) 426-9104. Tickets are available NOW and can be purchased at the BRiCk! 

Times: 4 - 6:30 p.m. or 6:30 - 9 p.m.
Pre-Event Tickets: $16 per couple ($8 per person)
Day of Tickets: $25 per couple ($12.50 per person)
We have another lucky winner of a $100 utility services credit
Kandi and Michael Baca are this month's bank draft drawing winner! They were awarded a $100 credit to their City of Burleson utility account (water/trash/curbside recycling).The drawing is an incentive for utilizing the bank draft feature to pay your City of Burleson utility account. All customers who choose (or currently use) this option are entered into the monthly drawing.
Sign up now so you have a chance to be one of the prize winners this fiscal year. Simply fill out an application online or stop by the Utility Customer Service office located at Burleson City Hall, 141 W. Renfro St., 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday. The staff can start the process to automatically debit your checking account for your utility statement balance. For more information, call 817-426-9601.

Water Utility Bills due January 17, not January 16
City of Burleson water utility bills will be due January 17, not the date on the bills, January 16. 

The water utility bills that were mailed on December 23 have a due date of January 16 but the city will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr Day. Payments can be made on January 17 without a late fee accessed.

We apologize for the inconvenience. If you have any questions please contact the Utility Customer Service Department, (817) 426-9601 or email them.
Christmas Tree Recycling
Once you are done celebrating and are ready to remove your live Christmas tree you have few options.
  • Place it curbside on your regular trash pick-up day.
  • Take it to the city's Recycling & Compost Center, located at 610 Memorial Plaza, Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
Please make sure and remove all decorations and tinsel from the tree before you recycle it or set it out to be picked up. 
Upcoming Events
There are so many fun upcoming events in Burleson. Make sure to mark you calendar for the below dates, view the entire city calendar.  
January 7

BRiCk Member Appreciation Day
10 a.m. - 7 p.m., Burleson Recreation Center (BRiCk), 550 NW Summercrest Blvd.
The BRiCk is celebrating their members and the Burleson community with a day of fitness challenges, vendor/stage entertainment, fitness classes, member giveways, family fun activities, smoothies, Jimmy Johns refreshments, and much more! And.... it's completely FREE! For more information
February 10

Senior Valentine Dance
7 - 9:30 p.m., Senior Activity Center, 216 SW Johnson Ave.
The Senior Activity Center's dance will feature live entertainment, free pictures and corsages for the ladies.  
Cost: $5 per person

February 11

Father/Daughter & Mother/Son Valentine Dance
4 - 6:30 p.m. or 6:30 - 9 p.m., BRiCk, 550 NW Summercrest Blvd. 
Join the Burleson Recreation Center as they create a wonderful evening for families with dinner, dancing, games and memories that last forever. Corsages and pictures will be provided with ticket prices. For more information. 
Pre-event cost: $16 per couple (tickets available Jan. 9)
At the door cost: $25 per couple

City of Burleson
817-426-9622 | dphillips@burlesontx.com | http://www.burlesontx.com
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