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Bicentennial Garden Fountain - spring 2019Bicentennial Garden Park, tucked into the southeast corner of Nicollet Avenue and 130th Street, was part of a three-pronged citizen project to add a local imprint to the nation’s 200th birthday in 1976. The sign at the garden was updated in 2018 to reflect the city's new logo and to be consistent with other signage.
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Bicentennial GardenA full view of the Bicentennial Garden, September, 2019.
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Leaky aging Bicentennial Garden fountain to get a facelift 2015August 15, 2015 Minneapolis Star Tribune reports: Almost 40 years after it was installed as the first piece of public art in Burnsville, the Bicentennial Garden fountain is faltering and needing repair...
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Blue Star Memorial By-wayA portion of the Bicentennial Garden is the Blue Star Memorial By-way, a tribute to the Armed Forces of America.
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Bicentennial Garden fountain in need of repairAugust 9, 2015 - Minneapolis Star TribuneL: Built in 1976 the Burnsville Bicentennial Garden fountain is in need of repair.
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Bicentennial Garden new signage 2019Bicentennial Garden Park, tucked into the southeast corner of Nicollet Avenue and 130th Street, was part of a three-pronged citizen project to add a local imprint to the nation’s 200th birthday in 1976. The sign at the garden was updated in 2018 to reflect the city's new logo and to be consistent with other signage.
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Bicentennial Garden - spring 2019Bicentennial Garden Park, tucked into the southeast corner of Nicollet Avenue and 130th Street, was part of a three-pronged citizen project to add a local imprint to the nation’s 200th birthday in 1976. The sign at the garden was updated in 2018 to reflect the city's new logo and to be consistent with other signage.
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Bicentennial Garden - spring 2019Bicentennial Garden Park, tucked into the southeast corner of Nicollet Avenue and 130th Street, was part of a three-pronged citizen project to add a local imprint to the nation’s 200th birthday in 1976. The sign at the garden was updated in 2018 to reflect the city's new logo and to be consistent with other signage.
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Bicentennial Garden 1977 photo.Another Burnsville treasure found in Civic Center Park, the Bicentennial Garden provides a beautiful back drop for a photo shoot or private picnic. Located at Nicollet Avenue and 130th Street East.

The fountain at the Bicentennial Garden is on the first weekend in May through the end of September, weather permitting.
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Bicentennial Garden 1977 photo.Another Burnsville treasure found in Civic Center Park, the Bicentennial Garden provides a beautiful back drop for a photo shoot or private picnic. Located at Nicollet Avenue and 130th Street East.

The fountain at the Bicentennial Garden is on the first weekend in May through the end of September, weather permitting.
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The Bicentennial Garden Sun dial at the Bicentennial Garden on NIcollet Avenue.
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Bicentennial Garden - spring 2019Close up of the top of the rock fountain. Bicentennial Garden Park, tucked into the southeast corner of Nicollet Avenue and 130th Street, was part of a three-pronged citizen project to add a local imprint to the nation’s 200th birthday in 1976. The sign at the garden was updated in 2018 to reflect the city's new logo and to be consistent with other signage.
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Bicentennial Garden walkway 2019Bicentennial Garden Park, tucked into the southeast corner of Nicollet Avenue and 130th Street, was part of a three-pronged citizen project to add a local imprint to the nation’s 200th birthday in 1976. The sign at the garden was updated in 2018 to reflect the city's new logo and to be consistent with other signage.
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Years of dedicated effort go into Bicentennial Garden 1979The September 5, 1979 issue of the Burnsville Sun reports on the History of the Bicentennial Garden and efforts to maintain.
In 1975 the Burnsville Bicentennial Committee was formed to organize events to commemorate the upcoming bicentennial year. The committee in charge of producing something for "the future" created the Bicentennial Garden.
       
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