On March 13, First Selectman Steven Mattson announced that, as part of the Town’s civil preparedness for the coronavirus, effectively immediately until midnight of April 30 unless otherwise announced, the Town of Lyme would:

  • close Town Hall, the Lyme Public Library and Lyme Fire Stations to the general public;
  • prohibit the use of Town facilities for nongovernmental activities and events; and
  • suspend in-person meetings of Town boards and commissions.

To read the executive order, click here.

The Town government will continue to operate as usual; residents may contact Town Hall during normal business hours by phone at 860-434-7733 or the Board of Selectmen by email at AsktheLymeBOS@gmail.com.  The Transfer Station and Hamburg Recycling Center will continue normal operations.

Residents are encouraged to visit the Town website and Facebook page frequently for the latest news and information related to the coronavirus. On the website, all of the news and information is being collected here.

Residents are also encouraged, if they haven’t already done so, to sign up for the Town email list on the home page of the Town website.

[originally posted March 13]