Todd Lambert Named City Engineer  

BURLINGTON, NC— The City of Burlington announces the addition of Todd Lambert to its leadership team. Current City Engineer, Lanny Rhew, after ten years of dedicated service will retire October 1st, 2017. Todd will take the helm of the City’s Engineering Department as the City Engineer on September 5, 2017. He joins the City of Burlington as the result of a nation-wide talent search and extensive assessment process.   Todd Lambert is a registered professional engineer with over 20 years of progressive experience in engineering design and management. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from North Carolina State University. For a majority of his career, Todd has been an engineer in the…

St. Patrick’s Day Pet Adoption Special

WHAT:                                  March Pet Adoption Special   WHEN:                                  Saturday, March 11th – Saturday, March 18th  Hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday – Friday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday   WHERE:                                Burlington Animal Services 221 Stone Quarry Road Haw River, NC   COMMENTS:                      What is worth more than a pot of gold? The unconditional love of an adopted pet, of course!  Adopt any dog or cat from Burlington Animal Services for only $17, Saturday, March 11th – Saturday, March 18th.  Adoptions include spay/neuter, basic shots, a 1 year rabies vaccination, heartworm or Felv/FIV testing and 30 days free Trupanion Pet Insurance.  Regular adoption fees are $90 for dogs and $50 for…

Link Transit to Celebrate System Launch

BURLINGTON, NC— At 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 2, officials from the City of Burlington and Town of Gibsonville will be joined by invited guests on the lawn of Burlington’s Historic Depot to commemorate the launch of the Link Transit system.   The Link Transit launch celebration will include remarks, a ribbon cutting, and inaugural bus rides for invited officials.   In case of inclement weather, the event will be held on the same date and time in the Paramount Theater, located at 128 E. Front St.   Link Transit will begin serving Burlington, Gibsonville, and Alamance Community College at 5:30 a.m. on Monday, June 6. Regional Fare Cards are currently offered for sale at…