Category: First Selectman’s Blog

East Lyme Town Seal

Charter Revision Public Hearing & Draft Report

There will be a Public Hearing at the East Lyme Middle School on Tuesday, June 6, 2023 at 7:00PM.

East Lyme Town Seal

Townhall and Parks and Recreation Department – Office Hours To Change

The office hours for both Townhall and Parks and Recreation Department are changing. Office Hours – Effective July 10, 2023 Monday – Thursday:  8:00AM TO 5:00PM Friday: 8:00AM TO 11:30AM    


Frontier Communications installing fiber optic lines in East Lyme

Over the next several months, Frontier will be installing new overhead and underground Fiberoptic lines for high-speed internet. Parkview Utility Construction will be the contractor. Trucks will be labeled and doorhangers will be placed in neighborhoods where work will be done If you have any construction-related questions,… Read more >

I-95 Exit 74 Project 44-156 Logo

Route 161/Exit 74 Project Updates

06/01/2023 Update Current Work The project team with be performing the following activities: Route 161 Clearing trees Earth excavation for the utility pole relocations Construct a portion of the new Frontage Road Grade new temporary commuter parking lot I-95 Traffic shifts Place temporary barrier Remove existing pavement markings… Read more >

Route 161 Corridor Study

The Southeastern Connecticut Council of Governments (SCCOG), in cooperation with the Town of East Lyme and the Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT), have initiated the Route 161 Corridor Study to assess existing and forecasted conditions on the corridor and develop a comprehensive plan to guide future transportation… Read more >

Monarch on Solidago

East Lyme Pollinator Pathway Proclamation

Pollinator Pathway East Lyme, a non-profit, 501(c)(3), mobile agricultural team run by volunteers, is extremely grateful to the East Lyme Town leaders and Board of Selectmen who recognize how science impacts ecosystems in our town. We all share precious resources that are at risk. To have sustainable… Read more >


Coronavirus Disease Information

Announcements 09/16 Bivalent COVID booster vaccine now available 07/02 COVID-19 Isolation & Quarantine Guidance 06/21 Vaccinations for 6+ months now at CVS and Walgreens 03/30 Second booster recommendation 01/30 ARP application form posted – deadline 02/22 2021 12/18 Download CT Vaccination Record and QR Code 11/29 CDC… Read more >