Mayor Miro Weinberger

From left:  VT Health Commissioner Dr. Harry Chen, Mayor Miro Weinberger, State's Attorney Sarah George, Dr. Stephen Leffler, Chief Brandon del Pozo
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Burlington, Vermont Mayor Miro Weinberger announced a series of initiatives Thursday aimed at addressing the opioid crisis in the city.

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Two energy providers in Burlington are expanding an energy efficiency program to homeowners.

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The mayor of Burlington is asking the City Council to approve new rules that would allow ridesharing companies to continue operating while allowing conventional taxi companies to compete.

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The mayor in Burlington is calling for immediate changes to reviewing events on city-owned parks property after about two dozen young people were hospitalized or taken into custody for intoxication at a rave-like event in a municipal auditorium.

The Barstool Blackout Tour party attracted about 2,000 people to the Memorial Auditorium on Friday. The city's parks and recreation department approved the permit for the event.

Burlington’s Mayor wants a new commission formed to study a new future for the Burlington International Airport.