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October 15, 2016 10:51 AM

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Public Works News and Information

28 Alerts
November 28, 2016 8:47 AM

Extended Collection Services

To assist Bristol residents with fall clean-up efforts, Public Works will extend Yard Waste and Leaf Bag collection through the week beginning December 5, 2016. Final extended Transfer Station hours are scheduled for Friday December 2, 2016 (to 4:30 p.m...

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November 15, 2016 11:14 AM

Thanksgiving holiday service schedule

City Hall will be closed on Thursday, November 24th and Friday, November 25th 2016 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

There will be no curbside collections on Thursday, November 24th and the Transfer Station will also be closed.

Thursday curbside...

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November 3, 2016 1:08 PM

Veterans Day

City Hall and the Bristol Transfer Station will be closed on Friday, November 11th, 2016 in honor of Veterans Day.

There will be no curbside collections on Friday.
Monday – Thursday (11/7-11/10) collections will not be affected by the holiday schedule...

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November 1, 2016 9:57 AM

Transfer Station hours extended

To assist Bristol residents with fall clean-up efforts and reduce scale traffic during peak times, Public Works will extend hours at the Transfer Station as follows:

• Fridays 11/4, 11/18, 11/25 & 12/2/16 – The Transfer Station will remain open until...

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October 12, 2016 3:02 PM

Leaf bag collection

Fall leaf bag collection will begin on Monday, October 17th and continue through the month of November. During this time, leaf bags are collected on your normal rubbish collection day depending on volumes. Place bags at the curb by 6:00 am on your...

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September 29, 2016 4:04 PM

Memorial Boulevard & Willis Street Work

The City of Bristol Department of Public Works will be performing roadwork on Memorial Boulevard (Main Street to Grass Median West of Willis Street) & Willis Street (South Street to East Road) Friday September 30, 2016. The work will consist of milling...

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September 28, 2016 10:48 AM

Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Household Hazardous Waste Collection
Saturday 10/1/16
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
City Yard - 95 Vincent P. Kelly Road

See brochure attached for more information.

September 20, 2016 8:48 AM

Fall Paving - 2016 - Phase III

The City of Bristol is scheduled to start Phase III of its annual roadway resurfacing program. The following roads will be milled and paved.


Morningside Drive East Concord Street
Morningside Drive West Fairlawn Street
Roberge Road Nancy Road
Short...

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September 16, 2016 2:23 PM

Self-service kiosk now open

Public Works is pleased to announce that there is now a self-service computer kiosk available outside of the Public Works office where residents may make payments to renew Pay-As-You-Throw permits, add funds to their Pay-As-You-Throw accounts and pay for...

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September 6, 2016 1:51 PM

New App available to help you remember your recycle day and more

Bristol is pleased to announce that we’ve just launched an app & website plug-in that contains all of the information people need to know, tailored specifically to their neighborhoods, about our residential garbage and recycling services.

If you are one...

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August 15, 2016 9:11 AM

Frederick Street Road Work

The City of Bristol is replacing a section of sanitary sewer on Frederick Street located between Andrews Street and Coppermine Brook. Work is scheduled to start August 18, 2016 and is expected to take 45 days to complete. The purpose of the project is...

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July 21, 2016 3:47 PM

Summer Paving

The City of Bristol is scheduled to start Phase II of its annual roadway resurfacing program. The following roads will be milled and paved.


Brace Avenue (East of Vera)
Burton Street (Vera to Cul-de-sac)
Case Street
Woodfield Road
Illinois Avenue
East...

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July 11, 2016 12:55 PM

Divinity Street work

As part of Eversource’s work to upgrade its natural gas distribution system, the company is investing $1.6 million on projects in the city of Bristol. The work involves replacing more than 5,500 feet of existing cast iron and bare steel gas main with...

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May 9, 2016 8:45 AM

Transfer Station Permit Renewals

The Pay-As-You-Throw (PAYT) program was implemented in late June 2011. Under PAYT, residential Transfer Station permits are issued for a period of five years. Permits issued in 2011 are going to expire this year.
To check your permit expiration date, you...

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May 2, 2016 2:04 PM

Spring Road Resurfacing

The City of Bristol is scheduled to start Phase I of its annual roadway resurfacing program. The following roads will be milled and paved.

Robertson Street
DiPietro Lane
DiPietro Court
Constance Lane
First Street
Bellevue Avenue
Beleden Garden Lane...

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April 11, 2016 1:05 PM

Recycle Audit Results

Public Works audited recycle barrels in March 2016 after being notified by our recycle processor that loads of curbside recycling delivered to their facility contained as much as 10% contaminants. The audit consisted of lifting the lid of each recycle...

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March 31, 2016 11:34 AM

Spring has sprung!

Spring has sprung!

Yard Waste (green barrel) collection begins the week of April 4th for the season (through mid-November). Make sure you have your 16 paid sticker on the barrel so it gets collected. Service is available for $85.00 for weekly collection...

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February 10, 2016 2:13 PM

Presidents Day Service Schedule

City Hall and the Bristol Transfer Station will be closed on Monday, February 15th, 2016 in honor of Presidents’ Day.

There will be no curbside collections on Monday, and all collection routes will be done one day later in the week, with Friday rubbish...

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February 4, 2016 2:49 PM

Mailbox installation and maintenance

The City of Bristol would like to remind residents that rural mailboxes must be installed so that the face of the mailbox is at least ten (10) inches behind the edge of the roadway/curb to allow clearance for snow plowing on City streets.

Mailboxes that...

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December 17, 2015 9:44 AM

Holiday Service Schedule

City Hall Schedule
City Hall will be closed at 12:15 for the afternoon of Thursday 12/24/15 and for the entire day Friday 12/25/15.
City Hall will also close at 12:15 for the afternoon of Thursday 12/31/15 and for the entire day Friday 1/1/16.

Curbside...

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December 14, 2015 9:17 AM

Winter parking ban begins December 15th

The annual winter parking ban will begin on December 15 and extend through March 15. The parking ban restricts parking on any City of Bristol street between the hours of 2 a.m. and 6 a.m.

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December 11, 2015 9:19 AM

Give the gift of yard waste service to the homeowners on your Christmas list!

Looking for that perfect Christmas gift for the homeowner that has everything?

Yard Waste service (green barrel) for 2016 is still $85.00 for the season.

Information is available at www.bristolct.gov/yardwaste

Public Works wishes you all safe and...

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December 9, 2015 4:05 PM

Railroad Crossing Repairs - Emmett and Broad Streets

The City of Bristol in conjunction with Pan Am Rail is scheduled to make repairs to the railroad crossings on both Broad Street (between Todd Street and Emmett Street at approximately the address of 311 Broad Street) and on Emmett Street (located between...

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December 9, 2015 1:48 PM

Railroad Crossing Repairs

The City of Bristol in conjunction with Pan Am Rail is scheduled to make repairs to the rail road crossing on Center Street. The crossing is located between North Main Street and Summer Street at approximately the address of 135 Center Street.

The work...

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September 3, 2015 11:45 AM

Voluntary Water Restrictions

City of Bristol
NEWS RELEASE
Phone: 860.584.6250
Fax: 860.584.3835

Office of the Mayor
111 North Main Street...

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October 2, 2014 9:11 AM

Need more recycle room?

Is your blue City-issued recycle barrel over flowing every week? Additional recycle barrels are available at no cost to residents who currently have curbside recycle collection from the City.

To request an additional barrel, call Public Works at...

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May 14, 2014 1:19 PM

When is your next recycle day?

If you lost track - bookmark this page:
www.bristolct.gov/whatsmyday

Easy look up by street!

May 7, 2013 11:22 AM

New "Notify Me" list for the Pay As You Throw program

From the City's home page (www.bristolct.gov), click on Notify Me on the lower left side of the screen. Sign in to get news and information for the Pay As You Throw program at the Transfer Station.

Help spread the word! Share this with your Bristol...

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Road Closures

7 Alerts
November 10, 2016 3:32 PM

Mellen Street Road Work

The City of Bristol is scheduled to start bridge work on Mellen Street between Memorial Boulevard and Riverside Avenue on Tuesday November 15th, 2016. The work will consist of removing the existing asphalt, making bridge repairs and paving the repaired...

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September 27, 2016 11:58 AM

Road Closure James P. Casey

There will be a road closure this Saturday, October 1, 2016 and Sunday, October 2, 2016 for the Soap Box Derby Bristol Local Race. James P. Casey will be closed from Eastwood Road to Perkins Street from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. for both days.

September 13, 2016 11:22 AM

James P Casey Road Closure 9/17 & 9/18

There will be a road closure this Saturday, September 17 and Sunday, September 18, 2016 for the Soap Box Derby Local Race. James P. Casey will be closed from Eastwood Road to Perkins Street from 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.

September 6, 2016 1:52 PM

New App for Recycle Reminders and more!

Bristol is pleased to announce that we’ve just launched an app & website plug-in that contains all of the information people need to know, tailored specifically to their neighborhoods, about our residential garbage and recycling services.

If you are one...

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August 31, 2016 10:15 AM

Lake Avenue - Road Closure 9/4/16

There will be a road closure on Sunday, September 4, 2016 for the foot race/national running events series at Lake Compounce. The event will begin at 8:15 a.m. and end at 10 a.m. The road affected will be Lake Avenue from the entrance to the Lake...

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June 15, 2016 12:37 PM

Road Closures this weekend

Road Closures -
There will be a road closure this Saturday, June 18 with a rain date of June 19 for the Soap Box Derby Bristol Local Race. James P. Casey Road will be closed from Eastwood Road to Perkins Street from 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
Also -...

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February 24, 2016 3:00 PM

Memorial Boulevard Closures

Veteran’s Memorial Park and Boulevard - 2016 Closings

The Bristol Parks and Recreation Department would like to remind everyone that the use of the Memorial Boulevard is restricted to vehicles bearing “PASSENGER TYPE” plates ONLY. No motor vehicles...

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