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Burlington. Parks and Recreation

Site: Burlington City Hall

Service: Community Support

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Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
City staff continue to work remotely and are ready to assist the community in the delivery of as many services as possible 
* for information and updates on City services, including what’s open and closed visit burlington.ca/coronavirus
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-335-7738
E-Mail communitysupport@burlington.ca
Website www.burlington.ca/en/live-and-play/Community-Support.asp
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/BurlingtonParksRec
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/burl_parksrec/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/burl_parksrec
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/BurlingtonParksRec
Agency Information
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding City / Town
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
City staff continue to work remotely and are ready to assist the community in the delivery of as many services as possible 
* for information and updates on City services, including what’s open and closed visit burlington.ca/coronavirus 
Funding is available to support the following areas: 
* diversity: embracing, celebrating and recognizing difference within the community 
* civic interests: events or service promoting Burlington 
* place making: creating public spaces that promote health and well being 
* sport: team-based activities to enhance well being 
* recreation: activities to promote healthy and active living 
* environment: proactive initiatives to support a healthy environment 
* culture: program and services that support the development of arts and culture 
Programs include: 
Community Support Fund (CSF): provides financial support to residents and community groups who want to enrich and connect the Burlington community through sport, recreation, art and cultural experiences 
Walk the Talk: program created to inspire Burlington residents to take action and commit to active and healthy lifestyle by creating, promoting and participating in neighbourhood walking groups 
Community Development Fund: available to support community organizations on a one-time only basis in building capacity to provide programs, services and events for the residents of Burlington 
Facility Fee Waiver: one-time waiver available to offset a portion of the rental fee for a facility permitted through the City of Burlington utilized by non-profit organizations offering a program, service or event for Burlington residents 
Neighbourhood Rinks: partnership with local residents to support neighbourhood outdoor rinks in city parks 
Play Street: offers the opportunity for weekly, local street closures which encourage the use of neighbourhood streets for safe, active play and social interaction between neighbours of all ages 
Recreation Fee Assistance: financial assistance to support registered or drop-in programs offered directly by the City 
Non-city funding programs include: 
* Ontario Trillium Foundation 
* Jumpstart 
* Building Canada
Hours City of Burlington: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility Varies by program
Application See website for details and application forms
Languages English
Fees Varies by program
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Burlington City Hall
426 Brant St
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
View Google Map
Intersection Brant St and James St
Mailing Address c/o Parks and Recreation 
PO Box 5013 
426 Brant St 
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
Physical Access Fully Accessible - City Hall ; City Hall is accessible to people who use personal mobility devices * assistive listening devices are available to use in Council Chambers * City of Burlington documents can be made available in alternative formats upon request * communication supports are available upon request * contact city@burlington.ca to request other accessibility related accommodation
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Income Programs ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading Assistance Programs ; Recreation Expense Assistance
Service Categories Program Development Funds ~ Community Development Issues ; Program Development Funds ~ Sports/Recreation Issues ; Recreation Related Expense Assistance

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