Watch Church Street Market Place live cam located in Burlington, Vermont, USA.
Burlington is the largest city in the US state of Vermont, Chittenden County Center. It was founded in 1785. Located on the hillside between the shore of Lake Champlain and the Adirondack Mountains, 72 km south of the US-Canadian border and 151 km south of Montreal. To the east of Burlington stretched green mountains. Its population is 42301 inhabitants.
Burlington was named after the family of Berling, the first to master the surrounding land. Year of foundation settlement is considered to be 1763, but its active colonization began only ten years later, when there earned a shipyard and a sawmill. In the case of the British attack the city had a garrison. When broke the Anglo-American War of 1812-1814, he was carried out from Burlington British Navy shelling.
In the years 2006-2012 Mayor Bob Kiss was representing a strong Vermont Progressive Party is left-wing. On 6 March 2012 the mayor of the city is the representative of the US Democratic Party – Miro Weinberger. One of the richest and most influential families – Handy family