Covid 19

Response to COVID-19

The City is working to address the coronavirus, also known as COVID-19.

Mayor Weinberger's latest updates

See all of Mayor Weinberger's updates on the City's response to COVID-19.

Current guidance for Burlington during COVID-19

Effective March 25, 2020, Governor Phil Scott issued a "Stay Home, Stay Safe" order to minimize all unnecessary activities outside the home and slow the spread of the coronavirus.

Stay Home

Have questions about how this order impacts you? Contact the Burlington Resource and Recovery Center.

Other critical information includes:

  • Burlington schools and City buildings have been closed to the public since Wednesday, March 18, and will continue to be closed until at least April 15. The City of Burlington will still be providing services, including the essential services of clean and safe drinking water, wastewater, electricity, recycling pickup, emergency response services, and more. For information about suspended or restricted City services, please see this page.
  • If you are experiencing the symptoms of fever, cough, and difficulty breathing or shortness of breath, please call your health care provider. Find more information about what to do if you are sick on the Vermont Department of Health website.

Resources from the Vermont Department of Health

What you need to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) in:

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Tips to help keep the illness from spreading in:

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Local COVID-19 translation resources website: