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Road Paving & Parking Restrictions

Weather permitting, the final step in the Cape Seal process is scheduled to take place starting the week of August 13, 2018 The following roads will be resurfaced in order of paving:  Corey Lane, Sessa Lane, Herster Drive, Faulkner Road, McElaney Drive, Fairhaven Road… Read more >

Niantic Rotary Wiffle Ball Tournament

  WHEN: Saturday, August 25th, 2018 TIME: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm WHERE: Bridebrook Park ENTRY: $100 per team  **Minimum of 5 players. Maximum of 10 players** (No age limit)   Tournament Info: Round Robin Style (pool play) Pool play winners… Read more >

East Lyme Public Trust Foundation donates for upgraded camera system

At their July meeting, the Executive Committee of the E.L.P.T.F. unanimously voted to donate up to $10,000 to the Town of East Lyme to upgrade the security system at the Boardwalk, Cini Park, Hole in the Wall, and McCook Park.… Read more >

The 7th Annual Rainbow Run

Event Details Date: Friday, September 14th, 2018 Location: Registration and start at McCook Point Park, 8 Atlantic Avenue, Niantic, CT 06357.                                           … Read more >

Issues and Answers – Joyce Beauvais and the Theater Under the Shell

In the latest issue of East Lyme Issues and Answers, Joyce Beauvais tells us about the Theater Under The Shell’s production of Neil Simon’s Last of the Red Hot Lovers July 28-August 2 & August 4-5 at McCook Point Park… Read more >

2018 Celebrate East Lyme Recap

Please enjoy this video from the 2018 Celebrate East Lyme Festival! Thank you to Don Burch for putting this together for us!

Bike & BBQ

It is time to register for the annual East Lyme Bike & BBQ event to be held on Saturday, September 29th, 2018. Riders: Register early online! There is a limitation on the number of participants. Walkers: Register on the day… Read more >

Issues & Answers – Jeffrey Newton, East Lyme’s Superintendent of Schools

My latest issue of East Lyme Issues and Answers focuses on the great East Lyme School System. Meet our superintendent Jeff Newton as we discuss the school building project, school safety, redistricting, and more.

Job Openings, Jobs, Careers

Employment Opportunities

TOWN OF EAST LYME WATER DEPARTMENT The East Lyme Water Department is looking for a seasonal employee to assist the Department with various laboring tasks including but not limited to cleaning and painting fire hydrants, trimming and landscaping around pump… Read more >

Be a Volunteer!

The July 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 >

Issues and Answers – Dave Putnam, Parks and Recreation Director

Mark Nickerson and Dave Putnam talk about the new Cini Park Restrooms, the new Main Street park, the Miracle League Field project and Celebrate East Lyme.

Our Town: One of the Best!

Kiplinger ranks Niantic as #7 in Best Places to Retire in the U.S.A. Expedia ranks East Lyme as #29 in Most Beautiful Towns in America. Connecticut Magazine lists Niantic in Terrific Towns: Main Streets. The Crazy Tourist web site lists… 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 >

Jeffery’s Rainbow Run Scholarship 2018

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 >

Niantic Farmers’ Market

Come join the fun as Niantic Main Street hosts their annual Niantic Farmers’ Market. The market features local vendors who fill the market space (i.e., Methodist St) as they do every year with an array of fresh and local produce,… Read more >

Movie Nights

Come to Mcook’s Band Shell for an outdoor movie night! Bring your own blankets, lawn chairs, etc. See below for the movie line up for this summer! Back to School Family Camp Out: If you wish, you can register to… Read more >

Public Trust Foundation adding upgrades to the Boardwalk

East Lyme has always striven to be a welcoming community. To that end, the Public Trust Foundation has been working on a project to make the Niantic Bay Beach more accessible for people with disabilities, with walkers, with canes, or… Read more >

Labor Day September 3, 2018 – Monday Trash & Recycling Will Be Picked Up on Tuesday

Labor Day Holiday September 3, 2018 – Monday trash and recycling will be picked up on Tuesday.

East Lyme Town Seal

Banner Application- Liberty Green

Fill out the application form to request a banner on the town green.  

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 >