License Your Dog in June

This is an important reminder for all dog owners in Lyme:  You must license your dog annually by June 30.  The licenses are available for purchase (cash or check) in the Town Clerk’s office starting June 1.  Please bring your dog’s current rabies-vaccination certificate and its spay/neuter certificate (if applicable).  The license cost is $8 for altered dogs, $19 for unaltered dogs.  There is a $1 late fee per month if you miss the June 30 deadline.

To see the poster reminding residents to license their dogs, click here.

Thach Preserve Walk on Jun. 8

On Saturday, Jun. 8, from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m., the Town of Lyme and the Lyme Land Conservation Trust (LLCT) will offer “Spring in the Thach Preserve,” a walk and talk with Anthony Irving, a forest ecologist and LLCT board member.  Irving will discuss the natural features of this vibrant environment which centers around a beaver pond and discuss their connections to the local ecology.  The Thach Preserve is located at 131 Brush Hill Road in Lyme; the walk is about one mile. Reservations for the free event would be appreciated at openspace@townlyme.org.  (This event will be canceled in the event of rain.)

Guide To Recycling Plastic

Lyme residents can take their recyclables to the Hamburg Recycling Center (213 Hamburg Road) which is open 24/7; or to the Lyme Transfer Station (110 Brush Hill Road) which is open Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, go here.

Guide To Recycling Paper

Lyme residents can take their recyclables to the Hamburg Recycling Center (213 Hamburg Road) which is open 24/7; or to the Lyme Transfer Station (110 Brush Hill Road) which is open Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, go here.

Guide To Recycling Metal

Lyme residents can take their recyclables to the Hamburg Recycling Center (213 Hamburg Road) which is open 24/7; or to the Lyme Transfer Station (110 Brush Hill Road) which is open Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, go here.

Guide To Recycling Glass

Lyme residents can take their recyclables to the Hamburg Recycling Center (213 Hamburg Road) which is open 24/7; or to the Lyme Transfer Station (110 Brush Hill Road) which is open Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, go here.

Take It to the Transfer Station

Some waste items cannot be recycled or disposed of as household trash. Listed above are some of the common waste items you can dispose of properly at the Lyme Transfer Station (110 Brush Hill Road), which is open Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Items listed in green involve a disposal fee. To see the specific fee involved, please go here.

Handling Household Hazardous Waste

Some waste items cannot be recycled, disposed of as household trash or disposed of at the Lyme Transfer Station. Listed above are some of the common hazardous waste items you can dispose of properly at the Household Hazardous Waste Facility (5 Dump Road) in Essex, which is open select Saturdays in May through October. To see the specific dates the facility is open this year, go here.