Posted on: July 23, 2021
The City of Bristol Department of Parks, Recreation, Youth and Community Services (BPRYCS) is excited to announce the date for the official grand opening of Rockwell Park Bike Pump Track. The Bike Pump Track will officially open at Rockwell Park, located ...Read on...
Posted on: July 22, 2021
BRISTOL – Mayor Ellen Zoppo-Sassu and Health District Director Marco Palmeri issued a statement today concerning the $300 million proposed settlement for the State of Connecticut, of which 15% or $45 million, will be distributed to the cities an...Read on...
Posted on: July 20, 2021
The City of Bristol announced that the Bristol Farmers Market is now an authorized SNAP/EBT farmers market and will begin accepting EBT payment for SNAP-eligible food on Saturday, July 24th.
The community will now be able to purchase SN...Read on...
Posted on: July 16, 2021
(BRISTOL, CT) – The City of Bristol began construction of the Memorial Boulevard Bridge Project in early June. “The project includes the rehabilitation of the Memorial Boulevard Bridge and is part of the State/Local bridge program,&...Read on...
Posted on: June 30, 2021
The City of Bristol and the United Way of West Central CT have partnered with Foodshare to bring free food to those who live in Bristol and surrounding communities. Free food boxes filled with fresh produce will be distributed on the following days: July ...Read on...
Posted on: June 30, 2021
In November and December as cases of COVID were on the rise, the Bristol Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) were deployed to assist the Bristol Community Health Center (CHC) with COVID testing. In order to streamline the process for the community an...Read on...
Posted on: June 23, 2021
The Department of Public Works will be holding a book recycling collection at City Hall during July and August 2021. This is an effort to re-home gently-used books, and properly dispose of those in poor condition. The collection bin is located on the Grou...Read on...
Posted on: June 22, 2021
The FREE “Trash to Treasure Program” returns to the Bristol Farmers Market this Saturday, June 26th, from 10am to 1pm.
Over the last year, the employees at the Transfer Station have been putting items in gently used condition aside, and...Read on...
Posted on: June 16, 2021
Glenn Heiser was appointed to the Board of Finance for a 4 year term at the recent City Council meeting. Heiser is a retired executive of Conning, a Global Investment Firm designed for Insurers creating customized asset management, risk management and ins...Read on...
Posted on: June 16, 2021
City Tax Collector, Ann Bednaz, announced that tax bills on the Grand List of October 1, 2020 will be mailed on June 30, 2021.
The current mill rate is 38.35 per $1,000 of assessment. Real Estate and Personal Property bills over $100.00 are payab...Read on...
Posted on: June 15, 2021
The City of Bristol invites the community to opening day of the 2021 season of the Bristol Farmers Market to be held in Downtown Bristol at Centre Square on Saturday, June 19, 2021 from 10am-1pm. The market will continue each Saturday through October 30, ...Read on...
Posted on: June 4, 2021
The City of Bristol is announcing the start of construction for the Memorial Boulevard Bridge Project. The project includes the rehabilitation of the Memorial Boulevard Bridge and is part of the State/Local bridge program.
Construction of the project was a...Read on...
Posted on: June 1, 2021
City Hall will be implementing summer hours beginning Monday, June 7, 2021 through Friday, September 3, 2021. Most departments* will be open Monday-Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
*The Public Works Depar...Read on...
Posted on: May 28, 2021
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...Read on...
Posted on: April 14, 2021
Eversource has recently noticed the City of Bristol’s Public Works Department that the Eversource Gas division will be expanding its natural gas distribution system in the Redstone Hill and Rogers Road area.
Beginning April 19, 2021 and continuin...Read on...
Posted on: April 9, 2021
The City of Bristol’s Public Works Department has released its schedule for the 2021 spring paving program which will be completed in two phases. “The initial phase consists of milling off the existing pavement of the road,” ...Read on...
Posted on: April 1, 2021
There will be a free Household Hazardous Waste Collection event on Saturday, November 13, 2021 at the City Yard (95 Vincent P. Kelly Road, Bristol, CT 06010) from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Click here to view the 2020 HHW brochure
Residents of Berlin,...Read on...
Posted on: March 26, 2021
Click for more information about the 2021 yard waste season, brush and branch collection, and leaf bag collection.
Posted on: March 17, 2021
As the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks approaches, the Bristol Firefighters are in the planning stages on a project to restore a local monument.
The Fire Headquarters monument section is located on the corner of North Main and Center Streets...Read on...
Posted on: March 4, 2021
The City of Bristol was recently notified by Eversource Gas that the utility is scheduled to start the installation of a gas line on March 3, 2021 in the neighborhood which includes Mills Street, Putnam Street and Sherman Street off of Route 6.
Posted on: January 1, 2021
The Public Works Department is now accepting "New" and "Renewal" Applications for the 2021 Yard Waste Season! The fee is $90.00 for the season. The 2021 season will begin Monday, April 5, 2021 and will run through Friday, December 3, 2...Read on...
Posted on: December 1, 2020
The Public Works Department will begin to accept Additional Rubbish Barrel “New” and “Renewal” Applications on December 1, 2020. The fee is $155.00 for the service year (January 1, 2021 – December 31, 2021).
Posted on: November 24, 2020
This community-focused energy campaign used a grassroots outreach model to reach homeowners who can most benefit from energy savings, particularly those who have historically been left out of existing energy programs.
Posted on: June 10, 2020
The City of Bristol announces the start of the Louisiana Avenue Bridge Project, which includes the removal and replacement of the Louisiana Avenue Bridge.
Construction activities began Tuesday, June 9. The project is scheduled to be completed by November o...Read on...
Posted on: September 9, 2019
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...
Posted on: May 23, 2019
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
Posted on: May 27, 2019
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...
Posted on: May 27, 2019
May 15, 2019
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...Read on...
Posted on: October 23, 2018
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...
Posted on: October 11, 2018
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...Read on...