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No-Interest Loans Available for Small Businesses and Nonprofits (Updated)

The Connecticut Recovery Bridge Loan Program offers 0% interest loans to small businesses and nonprofits negatively impacted by the COVID-19 measures. Under the Connecticut Recovery Bridge Loan program, a qualifying business or nonprofit organization can apply for a loan of… Read more >

Transfer Station

Transfer Station Closure – A Public Service Announcement

Because of the all that is happening with the coronavirus pandemic, we will be closing the Town’s Transfer Station starting tomorrow Tuesday March 24th until further notice. We will still be maintaining our regular trash and recycling routines. Additionally, the… Read more >

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Tax Collector’s Office Closed Tuesdays And Thursdays As Of March 25, 2020

As of March 25, 2020 the Tax Collector’s Office will be closed on Tuesdays and Thursdays. We will be open for our regular hours (8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. We will resume our regular office… Read more >

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COVID-19 Building Department Procedures

In this time of unprecedented uncertainty, and in the Town of East Lyme’s effort to allow construction and renovation projects to continue, effective immediately we will institute procedural adjustments. COVID-19 Building Department Procedure Effective March 19 2020

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Flushing Wipes – DO NOT FLUSH ANY WIPES!

Due to the Corona Virus Pandemic, the East Lyme Water and Sewer Department has seen an increase of disinfectant wipes, baby wipes, and paper towels clogging our wastewater pump stations. Even if the container claims so, these products ARE NOT… Read more >

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Town Clerk’s Office Information – March 25, 2020

Do you need any of the following from the Town Clerk’s Office while the Town Hall is closed to the Public? As of 3/24/2020 we are only accepting checks or money orders for all transactions. **The Town Hall has a… Read more >

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Press Release: Water Meter Replacement Program

Press Release March 12, 2020 Town of East Lyme Water Department Meter Replacement Program Only last week the Town of East Lyme Water Department started a system-wide replacement of its residential water meters. Due to all that is happening with… Read more >

Delinquent Taxes

This list of delinquent tax bills will be updated once per month.

Touch A Truck

East Lyme Touch A Truck 2020 – Calling All Vehicles!

Calling all vehicles – Trucks (big, small, antique, brand new, or unique), Boats, Helicopters – we welcome you all. Now is the time for Vehicle Owners to register to participate in the THIRTEENTH Annual Touch A Truck to be held… Read more >


Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Announcements 04/01 Transfer Station – Limited open starting April 6 04/01 President’s Guidelines: 30 Days To Slow The Spread 04/01 Verizon-LISC COVID-19 Recovery Fund 03/31 $349 Billion in Emergency Small Business Capital Cleared 03/29 Fire Marshal procedures during COVID-19 03/24… Read more >

East Lyme Police Department Partners with Nextdoor

For more than three years, the East Lyme Police Department has partnered with Nextdoor, the Private Social Network for Neighborhoods in an effort to increase safety and communications with residents. This Partnership will enable East Lyme Police Department to Communicate… Read more >

Transfer Station

Transfer Station Information – MATTRESSES ARE ACCEPTED

Please click here for information on Transfer Station hours and what can be brought there. Mattresses & box springs are accepted.

Recycling: A Message from Your Public Works Department

RECYCLING: A MESSAGE FROM YOUR PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT The East Lyme Public Works Department is stepping up our public education and enforcement of recycling for our town collection. Here are some facts on garbage and recycling pick up in Town;… Read more >

Snow Removal Information

Snow Removal Information – Please click here

Water Dept. Phone Number: 860-691-4104. Sewer Dept. Phone Number: 860-691-4116

Water Dept. Phone Number: 860-691-4104. Sewer Dept. Phone Number: 860-691-4116

Our Town, One of the Best

How do we know? Here are some of the rankings we found for East Lyme and Niantic. One of the best school districts #16 in Connecticut and #1 in New London County Only In Your State calls Niantic Village the… Read more >

Recycling Guidelines

YES – Put these things in the recycling can: Paperboard boxes Mail & Greeting Cards Loose metal jar lids & bottle caps Paper egg cartons Rinsed #1-7 plastic containers & screw-top jars Rinsed plastic bottles & jugs Paperback books File… Read more >

Transfer Station


The Transfer Station is now open Tuesday thru Saturday 7:30 – 3:00. Closed Sunday & Monday.  

Recycling – What Goes Where?

Click here and enter an item to find out how to dispose of it.

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)

Please click here for Household Hazardous Waste collection information. East Lyme residents can go to any of the locations listed. On-site paper shredding is also a part of this service. Click here for other recycling resources.