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Posted on: June 4, 2020

Water Department Resumes Flushing Hydrants

In early March, the Water Department suspended fire hydrant flushing so as not to impact residents or water supply due to the pandemic. Today, the Bristol Water Department announced it intends to resume water hydrant flushing later this month.

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Posted on: June 4, 2020

Parks, Recreation, Youth and Community Services Announce the 2020 Youth Recognition Awards

The City of Bristol’s Department of Parks, Recreation, Youth and Community Services, in conjunction with the Youth Commission, is pleased to announce the winners for the 2020 Youth Recognition Awards: Bristol Central’s Lexi Michaud and...

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Posted on: June 3, 2020

CITY TO RAISE PRIDE FLAG JUNE 9, 2020

The City of Bristol will kick off Pride Month with the second annual Pride Flag Raising Ceremony on Tuesday June 9, at City Hall. Beginning at 5:30pm, the Mayor, City Council members and the community will join together to commemorate LGBT Pride Month by ...

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Posted on: June 3, 2020

ROUTE 6 MILLING AND RESURFACING PROJECT TO BEGIN IN JUNE

The Connecticut Department of Transportation will be paving a section of Route 6 starting on or about Thursday, June 11 2020 and is scheduled to be completed by Friday, June 19, 2020. The 1.86 mile night construction project will start at the Plymouth tow...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

City Hall Summer Hours

City Hall will be closing at 2:00 p.m. on Fridays starting June 5, 2020 through September 4, 2020.

Most departments* will be open Monday-Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 

*The Public Works Department w...

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Posted on: May 1, 2020

Downtown Farmer's Market

The City of Bristol will open its popular Farmers Market on Saturday, June 20th from 10am-1pm in downtown across from City Hall. Products will range from farm fresh vegetables, fruits and products from local farms; to homemade beef jerky; to baked goods, ...

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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: June 5, 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 publ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

Presidential Primary Further Postponed to August 11, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE from the Registrars of Voters: 

Governor Lamont announced that, in coordination with Secretary of the State Denise Merrill, he is ordering Connecticut’s 2020 Presidential Preference Primary to be held on Tuesday, August 11,...

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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

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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: May 29, 2020

City Hall Summer Hours

City Hall will be closing at 2:00 p.m. on Fridays starting June 5, 2020 through September 4, 2020.

Most departments* will be open Monday-Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 

*The Public Works Department w...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

City Hall Closed to Public Effective Immediately

In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, City Hall has been temporarily closed to the public to reduce the risk of spreading the coronavirus.

For individuals needing to do business with the City, kindly click here: DEPARTMENTS and review individual departmental ...

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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: February 25, 2020

Book Collection

The Public Works Department will be having a book collection beginning May 1, 2020 through June 30, 2020. Gently-used books will be donated, all others will be properly recycled. Drop-off location: Public Works, City Hall Ground Floor.

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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: 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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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...

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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...

Read on...

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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 issue with yo...

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