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Posted on: November 14, 2019

Welcome Deputy Superintendent & Youth/Community Services Supervisor

The City of Bristol Department of Parks, Recreation, Youth and Community Services is pleased to announce the promotion of Sarah Larson to the role of Deputy Superintendent and Stephen Bynum to the role of Youth and Community Services Supervisor. Both posi...

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Posted on: November 12, 2019

Warming Centers During Cold Weather

WARMING CENTERS-BRISTOL, CTBristol Public Library5 High StreetMon.-Thurs. 8:30am-8pm, Fri.-Sat. 8:30am-5pm

Bristol Senior Center240 Stafford Avenue, Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5pm

Community Health Center395 North Main StreetMonday-Friday, 8am-5pmSalvation Army19...

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Posted on: November 6, 2019

Extended Hours at the Transfer Station

The City of Bristol Public Works Department has extended hours at the Transfer Station for an additional five days to assist in Fall clean-up and help residents prepare for winter. 

The Transfer Station, located at 685 Lake Avenue will have extend...

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Posted on: November 6, 2019

Veteran's Day Holiday

City Hall and the Bristol Transfer Station will be closed on Monday, November 11, 2019 in observance of Veteran's Day. There will be no curbside collections on Monday, November 11, 2019. All curbside collections (rubbish, recycle, yard waste) will be comp...

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Posted on: October 2, 2019

Leaf Bag Fall Collection, Yard Waste Season Extension, Special Access to Transfer Station

DPW will begin collecting biodegradable brown paper leaf bags on Monday, October 28, 2019, through Friday, December 13, 2019 (weather permitting). During this time period, please bring your leaf bags curbside as soon as they are filled and leave them curb...

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

There will be a free Household Hazardous Waste Collection event on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at the City Yard (95 Vincent P. Kelly Road, Bristol, CT 06010) from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 

Residents of Berlin, Bristol, Burlington, Meriden, New Brita...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Governor Lamont Announces Enactment of Law Raising the Age to Purchase Tobacco Products to 21

(HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont is reminding Connecticut residents that a new law he championed and signed earlier this year raising the age to legally purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21 took effect on Tuesday, October 1, 2019. The gov...

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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: August 21, 2019

Fall Paving List

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ROAD RESURFACING & ROADWAY REPAIRS 

August 21, 2019

The City of Bristol is scheduled to start its fall 2019 roadway resurfacing program on Monday, August 26, 2019. As part of the program, the following streets will be mil...

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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: 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: April 11, 2019

Building Department Online Permitting System

STARTING APRIL 15TH, THE BRISTOL BUILDING DEPARTMENT WILL LAUNCH OUR NEW ONLINE PERMITTING SYSTEM PROVIDED BY VIEWPOINT CLOUD. PERMIT APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY ONLINE.

TO ACCESS THE ONLINE PERMITTING SYSTEM, CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINK: B...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

2019 Yard Waste Season Reminder!

The 2019 Yard Waste season will begin April 1, 2019 and will run through November 8, 2019. The service fee is $90.00 for the season.

RENEWALS: We are now accepting renewal applications for the 2019 Yard Waste season! You may renew online, ...

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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 19, 2018

2019 Recycle Calendars

To find out what your scheduled recycle collection day is, please look up your address here. Find your street and note the route shown in the Recycle Route (yellow) column. Each day of the week has two routes, A Route, and B Route for alternating weeks. Y...

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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: November 6, 2019

Extended Hours at the Transfer Station

The City of Bristol Public Works Department has extended hours at the Transfer Station for an additional five days to assist in Fall clean-up and help residents prepare for winter. 

The Transfer Station, located at 685 Lake Avenue will have extend...

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Posted on: November 6, 2019

Veteran's Day Holiday

City Hall and the Bristol Transfer Station will be closed on Monday, November 11, 2019 in observance of Veteran's Day. There will be no curbside collections on Monday, November 11, 2019. All curbside collections (rubbish, recycle, yard waste) will be comp...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Leaf Bag Fall Collection, Yard Waste Season Extension, Special Access to Transfer Station

DPW will begin collecting biodegradable brown paper leaf bags on Monday, October 28, 2019, through Friday, December 13, 2019 (weather permitting). During this time period, please bring your leaf bags curbside as soon as they are filled and leave them curb...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Fall Paving List

Press Release 

ROAD RESURFACING & ROADWAY REPAIRS 

August 21, 2019

The City of Bristol is scheduled to start its fall 2019 roadway resurfacing program on Monday, August 26, 2019. As part of the program, the following streets will be mil...

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

There will be a free Household Hazardous Waste Collection event on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at the City Yard (95 Vincent P. Kelly Road, Bristol, CT 06010) from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 

Residents of Berlin, Bristol, Burlington, Meriden, New Brita...

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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: April 30, 2019

Yard Waste Barrels Out of Stock

 ***YARD WASTE BARRELS OUT OF STOCK*** Unfortunately, we cannot accept new customers at this time. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please do not make a payment for a "new" yard waste service. We are still accepting yard was...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

2019 Yard Waste Season Reminder!

The 2019 Yard Waste season will begin April 1, 2019 and will run through November 8, 2019. The service fee is $90.00 for the season.

RENEWALS: We are now accepting renewal applications for the 2019 Yard Waste season! You may renew online, ...

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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 issue with yo...

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Posted on: December 20, 2017

Board of Education Contracts

Board of Education Contracts can now be found on the Town Clerk's web page.

Additional Info... Home - Town Clerk

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