Category: General

East Lyme Town Seal

Request For Proposal, Municipal Lease Purchase

The Town of East Lyme is currently seeking proposals for a Municipal Lease Purchase Agreement for fiscal year 2018/2019.  Please read the attachment below for details.

EL Players, A Staged Reading, June 1st & 2nd

East Lyme Town Seal

Connecticut Trails Day

Oswegatchie Hill Nature Preserve Come join us for a hike through this beautiful coastal preserve on the Niantic River! Hikers of all levels are welcome! Hike will happen rain or shine! Where: Oswegatchie Hill Nature Preserve – 10 memorial Park… Read more >

East Lyme Town Seal

The East Lyme Town Clerk’s Office Will Be Open Until 6:00 p.m. On Wednesday, May 23rd To Issue Absentee Ballots For The Annual Budget Referendum On May 24th.

Annual Budget Referendum – May 24, 2018 – Community Center

The Annual Budget Referendum Will Take Place On May 24, 2018 at the East Lyme Community Center From 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Absentee Ballots Are Available In The Town Clerks Office.

Summer Concerts

For 2018 we are expanding on our popular concerts at McCook Point Park. On Wednesday evenings from 6-8, and Friday evenings from 7-9 music will be filling the air at the park! All concerts are free to the public, and… Read more >

Library Book Reading May 12, 2018, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.

You’re Invited! To hear members of The Haddam Writers Group read excerpts from their new book: “So a Bunch of Us Sat Down to Write…” East Lyme Public Library, 39 Society Road, East Lyme, CT on Saturday, May 12, 2018… Read more >

Be A Volunteer

The April list of volunteer opportunities has been sent to Volunteer Corps members. Want to be a member? Follow the link below to begin the two-step sign up process. Whether you are new in town or a lifelong resident, volunteering… Read more >

Preparing for Spring And Summer

The East Lyme Fire Marshal and the East Lyme 911 Dispatch Center offer the following to help you be prepared for Spring and Summer: For some residents your spring cleaning lists already include yard work and while there are restrictions… Read more >

Water Main Flushing

WATER MAIN FLUSHING NOTICE April 17, 2018 The East Lyme Water Department will be conducting routine spring flushing of the water mains over the next two months in the south end of town starting with North Bride Brook Road and… Read more >

Jeffrey’s Rainbow Run Scholarship

The East Lyme Youth Services Bureau in cooperation with the Bourgeois family will be awarding scholarships to three graduating High School Seniors in the amount of $1,500.00 who reside in East Lyme or Salem and will be continuing their education… Read more >

East Lyme Public Trust Foundation Welcomes New Officer And Members

At its first meeting of the year, on February 27, 2018, at the Olive Chendali Room in the East Lyme Community Center, the Foundation was pleased to welcome a new officer and new members. The new Vice-President of the group… Read more >


FRIDAY TRASH WILL BE PICKED UP ON MONDAY   Trash must be out by 7:00 a.m. Please wait until next week’s collection day if you have room in your cans.

Christmas Tree Collection

For details on Christmas Tree collection schedule and policies, see the Christmas Tree Collection page.

Recycling Calendar/Schedule

Click here for recycling calendar and schedule.

Streetlight – Report an Outage

Streetlight outages can be reported by clicking Tanko Lighting to be repaired. To report a streetlight problem or outage the following information will be required: Street name Nearest house number Pole number Streetlight poles are numbered. The number is located on… Read more >

No Open Scallop Season For 2017-2018

There will not be an open scallop season for 2017-2018.  The Waterford East Lyme Shellfish Commission voted at it’s October 19th meeting to NOT have a scallop season for 2017-2018.  The reason for the vote was the modest population and… Read more >


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

Town of East Lyme Fire Department Study – JLN

Town of East Lyme Fire Department Study – JLN

Recycling – What Goes Where?

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