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Posted on: November 24, 2020

Solar for All Campaign Summary Report

This community-focused energy campaign used a grassroots outreach model to reach homeowners who can most benefit from energy savings, particularly those who have historically been left out of existing energy programs.

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Additional Rubbish Barrel Renewals 2021

It's almost time to renew your Additional Rubbish Barrel for the New Year! The Public Works Department will begin to accept Additional Rubbish Barrel “New” and “Renewal” Applications on December 1,...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Thanksgiving Holiday Service Changes, Closures

City Hall will be closed on Thursday, November 26, 2020 and Friday, November 27, 2020 in observance of Thanksgiving. There will be no curbside collections (rubbish, recycling, yard waste) on Thursday, November 26th. Thursday collection routes will be comp...

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Posted on: November 17, 2020

Public Hearings - Ordinance Committee

Notice is hereby given that in accordance with Sec. 21(f) of the City Charter, a public hearing is scheduled by the Ordinance Committee of the City Council, duly authorized, on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 in the First Floor Meeting Room, City Hall, 111 Nort...

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Posted on: November 16, 2020

Transfer Station Extended Hours For Permit Holders Disposing of Leaves

Extended hours at the Transfer Station (for permit holders) on 11/19, 11/20, 11/21, 11/27, & 11/28 to assist in leaf disposal.

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Posted on: November 13, 2020

Free Covid Testing Offered In Bristol

The holidays are coming and Covid positive cases are on the rise. For your health and those you love, please consider getting tested to help us stop the spread of the virus.Community Health Center offers Free Covid-19 tests available Monday-Sunday, 8:30am...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

City Encourages use of COVID Alert CT Phone App

To stop the spread of COVID-19, everyone needs to do their part. The City of Bristol is encouraging all residents to help themselves and the community stay safe by downloading the newly launched COVID Alert CT app, whic...

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Posted on: September 23, 2020

Fall 2020 Leaf Bag Collection Extended Through December 4, 2020

The 2020 Fall Leaf Bag Collection will begin Tuesday, October 13th and has been extended through Friday, December 4, 2020, weather-permitting. Each area will be collected from once a week. 

Please bring your leaf bags curbside as soon as they are ...

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Posted on: November 6, 2020

Senior Center Update- November

Senior Center Library/Computer Use to Open by Appointment Starting Nov. 9th

The Bristol Senior Center is now allowing members to come to their library to take out books or use the computer.  Members must call the Senior Center main office at 860-5...

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Posted on: November 6, 2020

Update on CT's Covid19 Response Efforts

Governor Lamont signs 79th executive order to mitigate the spread of COVID-19

Governor Lamont signed another executive order – the 79th since he enacted the emergency declarations – that builds upon his efforts to encourage mitigation s...

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Posted on: November 5, 2020

2021 Recycle Calendars

View, save, or print your 2021 recycle calendar here!

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Posted on: October 30, 2020

Local Leaders Encourage learning more about Connecticut CARES small business grants

Mayor Ellen Zoppo-Sassu and Mayor Erin Stewart are encouraging Bristol and New Britain businesses struggling during the pandemic to learn about the eligibility requirements and how to apply for one-time $5,000 grants from the State of Connecticut. The Sta...

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Posted on: October 29, 2020

STATEMENT FROM MAYOR ELLEN ZOPPO-SASSU

Office of the Mayor

Contact: 860-584-6250 (office)

 

Bristol narrowly remained in the Orange status for the second week with 52 other communities. The labels are based on the testing and infection rates from the 2 week period of October 11 &ndas...

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Posted on: October 29, 2020

Bristol Achieves Silver Sustainable CT Certification

Sustainable CT, a statewide initiative that inspires and supports communities in becoming more efficient, resilient, and inclusive, announced its 2020 fall certified communities this week. 

 

Bristol met high standards in a broad range of ...

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Posted on: October 8, 2020

Food Distribution Opportunities

The City of Bristol, in conjunction with the United Way of West Central CT, is hosting a second Farms to Families food box distribution on Friday, October 16th at the Lake Compounce parking lot. “We know that the lines were long on October 2nd w...

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Louisiana Avenue Closed June 11, 2020 through November 2021 for Construction

The City of Bristol announces the start of the Louisiana Avenue Bridge Project, which includes the removal and replacement of the Louisiana Avenue Bridge.

Construction activities began Tuesday, June 9. The project is scheduled to be completed by November o...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

SPECIAL EVENT PERMITS SUSPENDED

Due to COVID 19, the City of Bristol is not accepting Special Event Applications.  All previously submitted applications are postponed until further notice

Please contact publicworks@bristolct.gov with any questions.

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Coronavirus Updates and Information

The City of Bristol is taking the necessary precautions with regard to the Coronavirus outbreak and following the protocol set by the Governor’s Office and the State Department of Public Health. This page has been established to provide the public with re...

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Posted on: March 2, 2020

Yard Waste 2020 Renewals

We are now accepting renewal applications for the 2020 yard waste season! The yard waste season will begin Monday, April 6, 2020 and will run through Friday, November 20, 2020 (weather-permitting).

To renew your yard waste barrel, please fill out our onlin...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

Special Event Permit Applications

The City of Bristol has created a new digital form to apply for special event permits! We are no longer accepting paper applications. 

Bristol requires a permit for all special events taking place within the City. The application must be submitted...

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Posted on: May 23, 2019

TRANSFER STATION-ACCOUNT REQUIREMENTS & UPDATED DAILY FREE ALLOWANCE

NEWS RELEASE & ADVISORY 

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS Phone: 860-584-6125

111 North Main Street

Bristol, CT 06010

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: (Bristol, CT) May 20, 2019 

TRANSFER STATION-ACCOUNT REQUIREMENTS & UPDATED DAILY FREE ALLOWANCE

(BR...

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Posted on: May 27, 2019

Help Keep Bristol Clean & Green!

PRESS RELEASE - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Did you know…

  • Bristol provides 1 FREE Bulk pickup per year for homeowners/ that receive curbside collection from the city? Simply call 860-584-6125 or visit www.bristolct.gov to schedule your appointment. Addi...
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Posted on: May 27, 2019

Recycle Coach App

May 15, 2019

IMMEDIATE RELEASE

City Announces Recycle Coach “App” to Help Residents Recycle

The Recycle Coach app helps City of Bristol residents take the guesswork out of recycling, empowering them to make smarter disposal decisions and take an active appro...

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Posted on: October 23, 2018

Curbside Barrel Policy Reminder

Residents we need your help! Please remember to place your barrel in a clear area where we can grab and empty. If you have visitors on your collection day ask that they not block the barrels with their vehicles. Place barrels at the curb by 6:00 am on the...

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

Attention Bristol Landlords

The Public Works Department is striving to improve communications between our office and Bristol landlords. If you are the property owner of a multi-family building, please fill out this form with your contact and property information. If an issu...

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

Solar for All Campaign Summary Report

This community-focused energy campaign used a grassroots outreach model to reach homeowners who can most benefit from energy savings, particularly those who have historically been left out of existing energy programs.

Additional Info... Home - Public Works
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Additional Rubbish Barrel Renewals 2021

It’s almost time to renew your Additional Rubbish Barrel for the New Year! The Public Works Department will begin to accept Additional Rubbish Barrel “New” and “Renewal” Applications on December 1...

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Thanksgiving Holiday Service Changes, Closures

City Hall will be closed on Thursday, November 26, 2020 and Friday, November 27, 2020 in observance of Thanksgiving. There will be no curbside collections (rubbish, recycling, yard waste) on Thursday, November 26th. Thursday collection routes will be comp...

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Posted on: November 16, 2020

Transfer Station Extended Hours For Permit Holders Disposing of Leaves

The Bristol Transfer Station will have extended hours on the following dates to assist residents in Fall leaf disposal: 

Thursday, November 19th from 7:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The hours of 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. are reserved for leaf disposal ONLY.

Fr...

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Posted on: September 23, 2020

Fall Leaf Bag Collection Extended Through December 4, 2020

The 2020 Fall Leaf Bag Collection will begin Tuesday, October 13th and has been extended through December 4, 2020, weather-permitting. Each area will be collected from once a week. 

Please bring your leaf bags curbside as soon as they are...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Food Distribution Events

The Mayor's Office, United Way, and FoodShare are pleased to offer a series of three Farmers to Families Produce Distribution programs starting this Friday, October 2nd. Distribution will take place from 3pm-5:30pm at the new lo...

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Posted on: November 5, 2020

2021 Recycle Calendars

View, save, or print your 2021 recycle calendar here!

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

Free Wood Chips

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Posted on: August 10, 2020

Fall Paving Schedule

Fall Paving Schedule

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

City Hall Announces Re-Open Plan

City Hall will be fully re-opened to the public on Monday, July 6, 2020. We encourage people to continue to call into City Hall and transact business using the city website when able to, to cut down on traffic in the building. The Public Works Department ...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Plastic Bag and Film Collection

The Department of Public Works has accepted the Trex Company challenge by hoping to collect 500lbs of Plastic Film over a six month period. If we reach our goal we will get a bench made out of the plastic film that will be placed in a local park. Attached...

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Posted on: March 2, 2020

Yard Waste 2020 Renewals

We are now accepting renewal applications for the 2020 yard waste season! The yard waste season will begin Monday, April 6, 2020 and will run through Friday, November 20, 2020 (weather-permitting).

To renew your yard waste barrel, please fill out our onlin...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

SPECIAL EVENT PERMITS SUSPENDED

Due to COVID 19, the City of Bristol is not accepting Special Event Applications.  All previously submitted applications are postponed until further notice

Please contact publicworks@bristolct.gov with any questions.

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

The Bristol Inland Wetlands meeting

The Bristol Inland Wetlands meeting, scheduled for April 1, 2020 at 7 pm, will be held by WebEx remote meeting for public access by computer log-in and telephone dial-in. The access link is listed below. Public participation is encouraged and to the exten...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

Special Event Permit Applications

The City of Bristol has created a new digital form to apply for special event permits! We are no longer accepting paper applications. 

Bristol requires a permit for all special events taking place within the City. The application must be submitted...

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Posted on: May 23, 2019

TRANSFER STATION-ACCOUNT REQUIREMENTS & UPDATED DAILY FREE ALLOWANCE

NEWS RELEASE & ADVISORY 

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS Phone: 860-584-6125

111 North Main Street

Bristol, CT 06010

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: (Bristol, CT) May 20, 2019 

TRANSFER STATION-ACCOUNT REQUIREMENTS & UPDATED DAILY FREE ALLOWANCE

(BR...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Recycle Coach App

May 15, 2019

IMMEDIATE RELEASE

City Announces Recycle Coach “App” to Help Residents Recycle

The Recycle Coach app helps City of Bristol residents take the guesswork out of recycling, empowering them to make smarter disposal decisions and ...

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Home - Public Works
Posted on: May 28, 2019

Help Keep Bristol Clean & Green

PRESS RELEASE - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Did you know…

  • Bristol provides 1 FREE Bulk pickup per year for homeowners/ that receive curbside collection from the city? Simply call 860-584-6125 or visit www.bristolct.gov to schedule your appoin...
Read on...

Home - Public Works
Posted on: October 23, 2018

Curbside Barrel Policy Reminder

Residents we need your help! Please remember to place your barrel in a clear area where we can grab and empty. If you have visitors on your collection day ask that they not block the barrels with their vehicles. Place barrels at the curb by 6:00 am on the...

Read on...

Home - Public Works
Posted on: October 11, 2018

Attention Bristol Landlords

The Public Works Department is striving to improve communications between our office and Bristol landlords. If you are the property owner of a multi-family building, please fill out this form with your contact and property information. If an issue with yo...

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