Dave and Denise Burke, of New Milford, announce the engagement of their daughter, Lindsay Burke, to Robert Accosta, son of Bob and Donna Accosta, of Sherman.

The future bride graduated from New Milford High School and from Western Connecticut State University in Danbury with a bachelor's degree in nursing.

She is a registered nurse and the assistant nurse manager at New Milford Hospital.

The future bridegroom graduated from New Milford High School and from Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Worcester, Mass., with a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering and a master's degree in fire protection engineering.

He is a fire engineer for Arup in New York City.

An October 2012 wedding is planned.