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Posted on: November 4, 2022

The City of Bristol Announces CARES Act Funding Availability

The City of Bristol recently announced an additional round of funding through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) CARES Act to support non-profit organizations to prepare for, prevent, and respond to the Coronavirus as it impacts the low- and mod...

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Posted on: November 3, 2022

Bristol Police Memorial Committee Formed

A Sub Committee, comprised of appointed members from the City and the community, was formed at the special meeting of the Board of Police Commissioners on Wednesday, November 2, 2022. The Police Memorial Committee is tasked with establishing and maintaini...

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Posted on: September 29, 2022

Fall Leaf Bag Collection

The Public Works Department will begin Fall Leaf Bag curbside collection on Monday, October 17, 2022, and will run through Friday, December 2, 2022 (weather-permitting, subject to change). 

Leaf bags are not collected on a specific day, but will b...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

The City of Bristol Is In Need of Snow Plow Contractors

The City of Bristol is in need of snow plow contractors for the upcoming winter season. 

Hourly rates include fuel cost and fuel adjustment factor. 

Bid Posting

Please contact the Purchasing Department for more information:

Phone: 860-584-61...

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Posted on: August 31, 2022

Voting Machine Audit

Secretary of the State Mark Kohler randomly chose 37 voting precincts from the August 2022 primary election to have their machine totals audited. There were also 15 alternate precincts chosen in case the primary chosen precincts cannot be audited for any ...
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Posted on: August 17, 2022

Fall Paving 2022

Tilcon will start milling Monday August 22nd,  the rotation will be as follows.
 
Lyons Rd
Leon Rd
Batt Pl
Perry Rd
Cronin St
Emmett St
Cross St
Pinebrook Terr
Maurice St
Memorial Blvd
John Ave
Columbus Ave
Dallas Ave
Earl St
Clair St
Robin St
Bolvin St
Ch...
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Posted on: March 24, 2022

The City Announces Fitch and S&P Global Ratings Results

Receives AAA Fitch Rating and AA+ S&P Global Rating with a Stable Outlook.

Recently City officials met with Fitch Ratings and S & P Global to obtain ratings for the City’s $25.5 million series 2022 general obligation bond issue. The proce...

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Posted on: January 1, 2022

2022 Yard Waste Season

The Public Works Department will begin accepting "New" and "Renewal" Subscriptions for the 2022 Yard Waste Season on January 1, 2022! The subscription fee is $90.00 for the season. Unfortunately, this fee is not pro-rated. The 2022 sea...

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Posted on: December 13, 2021

2022 Recycle Calendars

View, print, or save your recycle calendar for 2022!

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Posted on: December 10, 2021

2022 Additional Rubbish Barrel Subscription RENEWAL

It’s time to RENEW your Additional Rubbish Barrel for the New Year! The fee is $155.00 for the service year (January 1, 2022 – December 31, 2022). Unfortunately, this fee is not pro-rated. We are unable to accept NEW ...

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

Public Information Meeting Proposed Project for the Reconstruction of Wolcott Street

You are cordially invited to attend a

 

PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING

To review and discuss the 

PROPOSED PROJECT FOR THE RECONSTRUCTION OF

WOLCOTT STREET

 FROM ROUTE 69 TO WITCHES ROCK ROAD

IN THE CITY OF BRISTOL

 

To be held on

&a...

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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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Posted on: September 29, 2022

Fall Leaf Bag Collection

The Public Works Department will begin Fall Leaf Bag curbside collection on Monday, October 17, 2022, and will run through Friday, December 2, 2022 (weather-permitting, subject to change). 

Leaf bags are not collected on a specific day, but will b...

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Posted on: September 22, 2022

The City of Bristol Is In Need of Snow Plow Contractors

The City of Bristol is in need of snow plow contractors for the upcoming winter season. 

Hourly rates include fuel cost and fuel adjustment factor. 

Bid Posting

Please contact the Purchasing Department for more information:

Phone: 860-584-61...

Read on...

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

Fall Paving 2022

Tilcon will start milling Monday August 22nd,  the rotation will be as follows.
 
Lyons Rd
Leon Rd
Batt Pl
Perry Rd
Cronin St
Emmett St
Cross St
Pinebrook Terr
Maurice St
Memorial Blvd
John Ave
Columbus Ave
Dallas Ave
Earl St
Clair St
Robin St
Bolvin St
Ch...
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Posted on: July 25, 2022

Eversource Maintenance Transmission Structure Replacements

Eversource will be performing maintenance transmission structure replacements beginning in late-August on the 1810/1825 Transmission Lines in Bristol and Southington.
 
The continuation of this Project includes replacing seven existing, aged wood s...
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Posted on: March 11, 2022

Public Works Has Moved!

All City departments have been relocated to temporary office spaces for the duration of the City Hall renovation project. City departments will occupy "swing spaces" during the entire renovation period. City Hall will close at the end of April w...

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Posted on: March 15, 2022

Eversource Shares Tree “Scorecards” with Community Leaders Ahead of Scheduled Trimming

N   Eversource Shares Tree “Scorecards” with Community Leaders Ahead of Scheduled Trimming 

Energy company working along 4,000 miles of electric distribution lines to strengthen system reliab...

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Posted on: January 1, 2022

2022 Yard Waste Season

The Public Works Department will begin accepting "New" and "Renewal" Subscriptions for the 2022 Yard Waste Season on January 1, 2022! The subscription fee is $90.00 for the season. Unfortunately, this fee is not pro-rated. The 2022 sea...

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Posted on: December 13, 2021

2022 Recycle Calendars

View, print, or save your recycle calendar for 2022!

Additional Info... Home - Public Works
Posted on: December 10, 2021

2022 Additional Rubbish Barrel Subscription RENEWAL

It’s time to RENEW your Additional Rubbish Barrel for the New Year! The fee is $155.00 for the service year (January 1, 2022 – December 31, 2022). Unfortunately, this fee is not pro-rated. We are unable to accept NEW subscribers at thi...

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING PROPOSED PROJECT FOR THE RECONSTRUCTION OF WOLCOTT STREET

You are cordially invited to attend a

 

PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING

To review and discuss the 

PROPOSED PROJECT FOR THE RECONSTRUCTION OF

WOLCOTT STREET

 FROM ROUTE 69 TO WITCHES ROCK ROAD

IN THE CITY OF BRISTOL

 

To be held on

&a...

Read on...

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Posted on: May 27, 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 household trash y...

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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...

Read on...

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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 ...

Read on...

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...

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