Situated at the foot of the Berkshires and bordering the Farmington River, Burlington is a scenic hill town, rural in nature, located 20 miles West of Hartford. Incorporated in 1806, the population is over 9,300 residents.
Burlington is home to the State of Connecticut Fish Hatchery, the Nepaug Reservoir and Sessions Woods Wildlife Management Area. Almost half of the land in the town is owned by three public water supply companies and the State of Connecticut.
Regional School District #10 serves the Connecticut towns of Burlington and Harwinton and was established in 1962. The four schools of the district, Lewis S. Mills High School, Har-Bur Middle School, Lake Garda School and Harwinton Consolidated School, have a total enrollment of more than 2800 students.
Burlington hosts several annual community events, including a traditional Memorial Day Parade and Remembrance Service on Burlington Green; Johnnycake Music Fest, an annual Spring family entertainment and fireworks display on Johnnycake Mountain; and Tavern Day in September, which honor’s various aspects of the town’s unique history.
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