Effective Monday, May 3, Lyme Town Hall and the Lyme Public Library will resume their normal hours of operations without the need for appointments, while continuing to observe the safety protocols of social distancing and mandatory mask wearing.  The vault at Town Hall will continue to be available by appointment. 

  • Town Hall will be open Monday through Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • The Public Library will be open Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.; Wednesdays and Fridays, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; and Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Closed Sundays and Mondays.)

Effective the same day, the Hamburg Recycling Center’s hours will be expanded, with the center staying open seven days a week on a modified schedule:

  • The recycling center will be open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.; and Friday through Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • As a reminder, the Lyme Transfer Station is available to accept recycling from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

Town facilities will also become open for use by private organizations and Town boards and commissions on May 3.  Use of the facilities will be limited to 50 percent or less of the state fire occupancy levels to ensure social distancing can be maintained, and masks will be required.  Meeting hosts are responsible for ensuring all safety protocols are observed.  Reservations for the use of these facilities can be made through the Town Clerk for Town Hall meeting rooms; through the librarian for Public Library rooms; and through the fire chief for the Tiffany Room in the Hamburg station.