Issues permits for and inspects all construction and renovations, answers questions about existing buildings, provides information to property owners and businesses in order to facilitate the building permit process. Investigates tenant/landlord issues, answers building code questions.
EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER – Public Safety
Fire Marshal: 860-739-2420.
Emergency Management: 860-739-4434
171 Boston Post Rd, East Lyme
Public Safety makes up all of the agencies located at 171 Boston Post Rd. They include Fire Marshal’s Office, Emergency Management, 911 Dispatchers and Town Channel 22 (Atlantic Broadband). Follow our Facebook page for the most up to date information on everything from safety tips to storm updates affecting our area.
LEDGE LIGHT HEALTH DISTRICT
Addresses public health concerns, promotes health education and works to prevent the spread of disease. Inspects restaurants, day cares, public pools and hotels; approves plans for septic and well installations and revisions; collects beach water samples to make sure swimming areas are safe; holds annual flu clinics; provides smoking cessation classes; works with municipalities, schools and local organizations to bring targeted health programs to the community.
EAST LYME LIBRARY
39 Society Rd, Niantic 06357
Community library offering books and other library resources to provide information wanted and needed by people of all ages.
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY HELP DESK
860-739-6931 ext 147
To help regarding the web site or conference room audio and video equipment.
NICHOLAS PARAHUS SENIOR CENTER
A community focal point where older adults come together for services and activities that reflect their experience and skills, respond to their diverse needs and interest, enhance their dignity, support their independence, and encourage their involvement in and with the center and the community.
PARKS & RECREATION OFFICE
Handles the sale of beach passes, recreation programs for the Town and the maintenance of various parks and playing fields, rental of pavilions at Town Hall and McCook Point Park, facility reservations at Community Center, Passport Applications. Parks & Recreation seasonal Events brochure (PDF)
YOUTH SERVICES OFFICE
After school programming that provides youth with positive service experiences, leadership development, drug and alcohol education and prevention activities, volunteer work, dances and community service. Refers families to social services as needed, and maintains the Youth Center.
PLANNING, INLAND WETLANDS & CONSERVATION OFFICE
To subdivide a property, obtain consumer, demographic, business, land use, and natural resource data, GIS Maps, Inland Wetlands Permitting and Enforcement.
Police service and protection to its citizens is provided through the joint efforts of the Resident State Troopers Office, and the East Lyme Police Department.
118 Pennsylvania Ave., Niantic 06357
Anything to do with an adoption, a change of name, a will, or the handling of an estate or conservator-ship. Applications for Passports are accepted at the Parks & Recreation Office at the Community Center (860-739-5828).
EAST LYME PUBLIC SCHOOLS
165 Boston Post Road P.O. Box 220
East Lyme, CT 06333-0176
PUBLIC WORKS OFFICE
This office consists of the Director of Public Works, Town Engineer and the Highway Department, and can answer questions regarding those areas including trash pick-up, road work, construction bids and driveway permits.
REGISTRAR OF VOTERS OFFICE
37 Society Rd, Niantic 06357
Republican: 860-739-6147 Mary Smith firstname.lastname@example.org
Democrat: 860-739-6782 Barbara McGrath email@example.com
Here to assist you in registering to vote, they are the keeper of the voter list for the entire town. Charged with procuring poll workers, and the maintenance of the voting machines.
SANITATION & HIGHWAY
Garbage, Recycling issues. Information on Bulky Pick up. Dead Animal pickup(except on State roads) Transfer station questions. Pot hole reporting. Street sweeping questions. Snow plowing issues. Sight line issues. Street sign complaints. Litter on Town roads.
TOWN CLERK’S OFFICE
860-739-6931 ext 120
To obtain copies of and file Land Records, Minutes and Agendas for Town Boards or Commissions, Vital Records, Dog Licenses, Absentee Ballots, Shellfish or Scallop Permits, Fish and Game Licenses, Justice of the Peace and Notary Public information.
Information on zoning usage, what’s allowed and what is not, what can be located on a particular piece of property and what cannot, new business registration, commercial development.