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Annual Native Plant Sale

The CT River Coastal Conservation District’s annual, fund-raising Native Plant Sale is underway, offering a wide variety of native shrubs, ground covers, evergreen tree seedlings, flowering perennials, ferns, grasses and culinary herbs.  Proceeds are used to...

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Agenda for Mar. 13 RLA Meeting

The Rogers Lake Authority (RLA) will meet on Wednesday, Mar. 13, at 7:30 p.m., at the Rogers Lake West Shores Association Clubhouse.  To view the agenda, click here.

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Supplemental Motor Vehicle Taxes Due

Please note that all 2017 Supplemental Motor Vehicle tax bills for vehicles purchased after October 1, 2017, and before August 1, 2018, are due and payable January 1, 2019. For the official legal notice regarding these taxes, click here.

Recycling & Trash Disposal

To find out how to properly recycle or dispose of trash at the Transfer Station or Hamburg Recycling Center, please click here.

Upcoming Board Meetings

To find out when our town board meetings are generally held each month, please click here. For the specific dates and times of actual meetings, please see the town calendar below.

Meeting Minutes

The minutes from the meetings of many of our town boards and commissions can be found here.


Town Finances

Learn more about current and past town budgets by clicking here.

Town Plan

Read the results of the 10-year community surveys that define the guiding principles and goals of our town government here.

Annual Reports

Read our annual town reports here.


Read the town regulations that govern zoning, inland wetlands and other matters here.



Find the town permit or application you’re looking for here.


View our town maps for zoning, subdivisions, inland wetlands and more here.

Get Involved

Find out how to volunteer to serve on a town board, commission or committee here.


Register to vote and keep up with election news here.

Town Meetings

Learn how we govern by Town Meeting and read minutes of Town Meetings here.


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The Town of Lyme would like to give a heartfelt thank you to Hadlyme resident Harry Parkhouse “Skip” Broom – a respected, award-winning, local photographer who generously offered to provide the gorgeous pictures you see on our new town website. Skip has a true passion for outdoor photography and an eye for capturing the beautiful, breathtaking landscapes of Lyme. His photographs are featured prominently at the top of our home page, as well as in a photo gallery located further down this page.  You can also see his work on the website of the Lyme Land Conservation Trust. Thank you, Skip!


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Q:  We’re thinking about putting an addition onto our house this summer. What permits or applications do we need?

A:  To begin the process, download a Zoning Permit application from the website, fill it out completely and file it with the Town Clerk at Town Hall, weekdays between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.  Zoning Enforcement Officer Bernie Gigliotti will review your application and determine which other permits, if any, you may need to apply for; walk you through the approval process for your project; and identify the fees your home-improvement project will entail.  (Depending upon the nature of your planned addition, you may be asked to submit other applications during the approval process – for a building permit, wetlands permit, zoning variance request or other specific permits.) Bernie works out of Town Hall on Mondays and Tuesdays, from 9 a.m. till noon, and can be reached at  To submit a question for possible inclusion on this website, please send your question, along with your name and contact information, to