Category: Public Works and Utilities

Fourth of July Trash Tuesday Trash Picked Up Wednesday – Transfer Station Closed Monday & Tuesday

Tuesday, July 4, 2017 – trash will be picked up on Wednesday, July 5, 2017.  MONDAY COLLECTION AS USUAL.

Road Resurfacing Program

The East Lyme Public Works Department will be resurfacing the roads listed below. Weather permitting, the first part of the Cape Seal process is scheduled to take place the week of July 10th thru the 14th. Please do not park… Read more >

Water Main Flushing

The Water Department is continuing with it’s spring water main flushing. Be advised that temporary discoloration of the water may occur in areas during flushing. During flushing sediment that accumulates in the water main becomes disturbed and temporarily suspended in… Read more >

Leaf Collection 2017

Leaves will be collected during the following weeks on your regular collection day: Week of May 8, 2017 Week of June 5, 2017 Week of July 10, 2017 October 10 through December 15, 2017 (No collection Thanksgiving week.) Leaves must… Read more >

Storm Water Management Plan

Town of East Lyme Stormwater Management Plan July 2017 In accordance with the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection General Permit for the Discharge of Stormwater from Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4 General Permit) Issued January 20,… Read more >

Snow Plow Damage – A Message from the Public Works Department

MESSAGE FROM THE EL PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT Since the last snowstorm and subsequent warm spell, there appears to be many areas where the plows and/or or sidewalk clearing machines may have dug up lawns. We have received calls from residents asking… Read more >

Streetlight Conversion Project

The Town is moving forward with retrofitting all of the streetlights in Town with new LED fixtures. The contractor, Red Thread, is the electrical contractor that will be performing the work. The work will  be starting Monday, November 21, 2016.… Read more >

Water & Sewer Proposed Rates

The proposed changes include a fee of $75 for seasonal water turn-off and turn-on.  Charges are billed with the turn-on. Proposed Sewer Rates Proposed Water Rates

Voluntary Water Conservation Advisory

Effective August 8, 2016, due to the extended period of dry weather, which has prompted the Connecticut Department of Public Health to issue a Drought Advisory, the East Lyme Water Department is asking customers to reduce their water use. While… Read more >

East Lyme Town Seal

Water Customers – Regional Interconnection Start-Up

EAST LYME WATER DEPARTMENT Regional Interconnection Summer Start-up June 21, 2016 As East Lyme enters into the summer season, the Water Department will be receiving water from New London at least through the Labor Day weekend to supplement the water… Read more >