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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Bristol Tax Collector to Place Liens March 1st on Unpaid Real Estate Taxes

City of Bristol Tax Collector, Ann Bednaz announced that in accordance with CT State Statute, Sec. 12-173 liens will be placed on all outstanding real estate taxes for the Grand List 2022. These liens will be placed on the City of Bristol Land Records Mar...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

City of Bristol Launches New Forgivable Revolving Loan Fund in Partnership with CIC

The City of Bristol is pleased to announce that it has partnered with the Community Investment Corporation (CIC), a non-profit economic development financing company located in Hamden, CT, to administer a new Forgivable Revolving Loan Fund. Through this n...

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Posted on: January 17, 2024

City Implements CivicPlus Agenda and Meeting Management Select Solution

The City of Bristol has partnered with CivicPlus® to implement its Agenda & Meeting Management Select solution, also known as CivicClerk®. The City of Bristol will use the software to streamline the automation of its agenda and meeting...

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Posted on: December 11, 2023

Affordable Connectivity Program: Internet Discount for Those that Qualify

SAVE ON YOUR INTERNET BILL

The Affordable Connectivity Program is a U.S. government benefit program that helps ensure that households can afford the broadband they need for work, school, healthcare, and more by providing a discount of up to $30 per month t...

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Posted on: December 5, 2023

REMINDER: January Tax Installments Are Due January 1, 2024

City of Bristol Tax Collector, Ann Bednaz, announced this week that the second installment of real estate and personal property taxes on the Grand List of October 1, 2022 are due and payable on January 1, 2024. All tax bills become delinquent after Februa...

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Posted on: December 1, 2023

New Bus Routes and Changes to Include Service to More Areas of the City

The City of Bristol is excited to announce that bus service will finally serve key employment centers – along with Bristol Adult Education – along Route 229 linking Bristol with Southington and New Britain. Bus riders have been limited...

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Posted on: November 27, 2023

City of Bristol Assessor is Awarded Assessor of the Year Award

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At the fall meeting of the Connecticut Association of Assessing Officers, Inc. (CAAO), Thomas DeNoto, City of Bristol Assessor, was recognized and received the Assessor of the Year award. This is the first time since 1971 that the City of Bristol Assessor...

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Posted on: October 11, 2023

Bristol Has Maintained Its Silver-Level Certification in the Sustainable CT Program Through 2026

The City of Bristol is among several Connecticut municipalities to be recognized this year for achieving Sustainable CT certification. Bristol’s Sustainable CT Silver Certification is effective through December 31, 2026. 

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Posted on: October 9, 2023

THE CITY ANNOUNCES DATE FOR THE RE-OPENING OF CITY HALL AND CITY DEPARTMENT MOVES

The Mayor’s Office has announced that the renovations to City Hall are nearing completion.

The October 10th City Council Meeting will be held in the newly-renovated Council Chambers at City Hall. Please be sure to check meeting agendas for all ot...

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Posted on: October 4, 2023

BRISTOL CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER RECEIVES ARPA FUNDING TO EXPAND THEIR CHILDCARE OFFERINGS

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The Bristol Child Development Center (BCDC), which has been serving Bristol’s preschool community and their families since 1971, was awarded an American Rescue Plan Act (APRA) grant from the City of Bristol in the amount of $275,000 to assist wi...

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Posted on: August 30, 2023

Litter Cleanup Kits Available!

Visit the Public Works office to receive a litter cleanup kit, which includes: a trash picker, garbage bags, a safety vest, first aid kit, and gloves! Available to the Bristol community, both individuals and groups!

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Posted on: August 16, 2023

UPDATE: REMINDER THAT PHYSICAL INSPECTIONS OF PROPERTIES WILL BE ONGOING THROUGH 2026

The Mayor’s Office and the City Assessor’s Office have announced that field inspection services relative to assessment revaluations in preparation for the October 2027 revaluation of all properties by a licensed contractor has been app...

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Posted on: August 14, 2023

2023-2024 Digital Budget Book

On behalf of the City, Mayor, City Council and Board of Finance the Comptroller’s Office is pleased to present the 2023-2024 budget document.  This is the first budget fully prepared using ClearGov, a digital budget software platform. T...

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Posted on: July 17, 2023

An Important Message from Mayor Caggiano and the Bristol Police Department

On Sunday, July 16, 2023, at 4:30 p.m., Bristol police responded to a call from a concerned citizen who reported seeing several cardboard signs affixed to telephone poles along the 597 block of Farmington Avenue. The signs advertised a web address to what...

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Posted on: June 27, 2023

City of Bristol Comptroller Elected Member-At-Large of Government Finance Officers Association

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At the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) annual business meeting held on May 23, 2023, at the Oregon Convention Center, five new members-at-large of the Executive Board were elected. Among the newly-elected members is Diane Waldron, CPA, Comp...

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Posted on: May 19, 2023

The City of Bristol Has Been Awarded a $320,000 Connecticut Recreational Trails Program Grant

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The City of Bristol is one of 28 municipalities in Connecticut to be awarded a Connecticut Recreational Trails Program grant in the amount of $320,000. The funding will be used for the planning and design of a recreational bike/pedestrian trail to provide...

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Posted on: May 15, 2023

CDBG Program Funds Updates to Komanetsky Estates to Improve Housing For Its Residents

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The Bristol Housing Authority (BHA) has received a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) from the City of Bristol that will partially assist with the renovation of Komanetsky Estates, a congregate living facility for low- and moderate-income frail elde...

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Posted on: May 10, 2023

CDBG Program Helps to Fund Family Assessment Support Team at FRCs

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The Family Resource Centers of Bristol received a Community Development Block Grant in the amount of $1,000 to help support the Family Assessment Support Team (FAST) to assist low- to moderate-income families in the Bristol Public Schools.&nb...

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Posted on: April 5, 2023

CT DOT Start of Work on Route 69 and Route 72 in Bristol

FOR MORE INFORMATION:
860-594-2560
DOT.CustomerCare@ct.gov
Operating Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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Posted on: May 28, 2021

Food-Scraps-To-Compost Collection Survey

The City of Bristol is considering a partnership with Blue Earth Compost to bring a Food-Scraps-to-Compost curbside collection service to our town! There are many benefits to composting, including reducing the amount of househol...

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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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