With the island comes passion. A love for the environment, efforts to protect wildlife, and desire to safely and responsibly work towards opening Burlington Island for enjoyment by the public. This passion makes you a friend of ours! Become a Friend of Burlington Island!
In April 2019, the Burlington City Board of Island Managers collaborated with the City of Burlington and United by Blue for an organized clean-up. Resulting in the removal of 100,000 lbs of debris and heavy metal from the island. The youtube video is very well done! To watch click the link below!
The managers are coming together making only the best decisions for this place that guarantees to leave an impact on you. Working as a united board is important to successfully provide cultural, educational, and recreational experiences on the Island. Working together with making goals we will accomplish them. It's easy to get involved, and you're going to want to! Always check our website to find, BOIM announcements, meeting dates, and posted agendas. Follow the @burlingtonBOIM Instagram account. As well as our Facebook page. There you can find meeting dates, and if meetings are limited due to Covivd-19 restrictions.
Even during such a difficult time this year 2020, the Managers and Friends of Burlington Island found strength and hope within our organizations. The Friends of Burlington Island received a garage door from Jeff Pennell and then immediately donated it to the Board of Island Managers! Please enjoy the pictures!
Agendas are posted before the BOIM twice-monthly meetings.