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Road Resurfacing Work Starting June 19, 2024 – A Public Works Message

MESSAGE FROM THE EAST LYME PUBLIC WORKS DEPT ABOUT THIS WEEK’S ROAD RESURFACING The Town’s road contractor should be starting road resurfacing work this Wednesday 6/19 and it will take them probably 4 days (Wed, Thurs, Fri and Mon). As for the roads, we will be starting… Read more >

Tax Time

East Lyme Taxpayers – It’s Tax Collection Season!!

The following taxes are due July 1, 2024 to August 1, 2024. Payments cannot be accepted before July 1. Real Estate…….1st installment Motor Vehicle tax bills Personal Property tax bills Interest of 1.5% per month if paid after August 1, 2024. Failure to receive bill(s) does NOT invalidate… Read more >

Next Household Hazardous Waste Collection – July 6

This video from East Lyme’s Public Works Director Joe Bragaw explains the type of materials that can and cannot be brought to SCRRRA Household Hazardous Waste Collections held monthly from April to November. Residential financial and personal document shredding is available at every collection event. There is… Read more >

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New Property Tax Exemption for Disabled Veterans

Substitute House Bill No. 5491, Public Act No. 24-46, introduces a property tax exemption for veterans with a service-connected permanent and total disability as determined by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. The exemption applies to a dwelling or one motor vehicle owned by the qualifying… Read more >

McCook Point Park Band Concert

McCook Point Park Summer Concert Series

The music will be flowing through the park once again this summer! We will be hosting concerts on both Wednesday and Friday evenings, on the beach and in the bandshell. Parking passes will not be needed to enter the park beginning at 5:00 PM on concert evenings,… Read more >

Public Service Message from the East Lyme Public Works Department

Sometimes when the East Lyme Public Works Dept is collecting curbside trash, our drivers don’t pick up the trash can because there are unacceptable waste items in the can.  Some of the common items that we flag include yard waste, grass clippings, scrap metal, recyclable materials, demolition… Read more >

Transfer Station

Summer: Transfer Station Hours & Trash Collection

It’s almost Summer!!!!! We want to make everyone aware of the changes coming about in some of our services to our residents. Transfer Station Summer Hours We are happy to tell you we are extending our hours of availability at the Transfer Station this summer. Between Tuesday… Read more >

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Ad Hoc Short-Term Rental Committee—Status Report

The Ad Hoc Short-Term Rental Committee presented its Status Report to the Board of Selectmen at the Selectmen’s regular meeting on Wednesday, May 15 at Town Hall.  The Status Report contains the Committee’s findings, analysis, and conclusions to date, pending the Connecticut Supreme Court’s decision concerning short-term… Read more >

Notify Us – How to report issues to Public Works

East Lyme Public Works is proud to announce that we have a new online resident reporting page that helps residents communicate issues or questions they may have about our streets and services. We all love our community and want to help keep it as clean and maintained… Read more >