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Posted on: October 5, 2022

Columbus Day Holiday

City Hall and the Bristol Transfer Station will be closed on Monday, October 10, 2022 in observance of Columbus Day. There will be no curbside collections on Monday, October 10th. All curbside collections will be delayed by one day, with Friday c...

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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 26, 2022

Composting 101 Workshop

Bristol Public Works Department to Present Composting 101 Workshop in November

(BRISTOL, CT: October 1, 2022) –The Bristol Public Works Department will be hosting a composting workshop at the Bristol Public Library (5 High Street) on Wednesday No...

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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 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!

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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 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...

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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...

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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...
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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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