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ARCHIVED NEWS: 2020

COVID-19 Property Tax Relief Program For the City of Bristol Extended To April
December 22, 2020

City Appoints New Chief Building Official
December 15, 2020

Emergency Parking Ban and Other Winter Storm Information
December 15, 2020

The City of Bristol Announces Winter Parking Ban: December 15, 2020 to March 15, 2021
December 14, 2020

Page Park’s Disc Golf Course Ranked One of the Most Popular Disc Golf Courses in Connecticut
December 10, 2020

The City of Bristol Announces Third Round of CARES Act Funding Awards to Local Organizations
December 9, 2020

Commission for Persons with Disabilities Hosts Guest Speaker at December 9 Meeting
December 3, 2020

Farmers to Families Food Distribution Happening on Saturday, December 5th – UPDATED
December 3, 2020

#ShopBristolCT Marketing Campaign Launches in Time for the Holiday Shopping Season
November 25, 2020

Thanksgiving Farmers Market to be Held on Saturday, November 21 in Downtown Bristol
November 16, 2020

City Publishes Schedule for Transfer Station, Trash, Recycling During Thanksgiving Week and Extends Leaf/Yard Waste Pickup Until December
November 13, 2020

The City of Bristol Encourages All Residents to Help Stop the Spread of COVID-19 By Using Newly Launched App
November 13, 2020

Bristol and New Britain Leaders Encourage Small Businesses & Nonprofits to Learn More About the CT CARES Small Business Grant Program
October 30, 2020

Bristol Achieves Silver Sustainable CT Certification
October 29, 2020

Farmers to Families Food Box Program Will Take Place on Friday, October 30
October 29, 2020

Saturday’s Farmers Market Brings Back Trash-to-Treasure, Collects Unwanted Drugs for National Drug Take Back Day, and Hosts Bristol Health for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October 24, 2020

Bristol Issues Recommendations for Safe Halloween Activities and Trick Or Treating
October 15, 2020

The Final Weeks of the 2020 Season of the Bristol Farmers Market
October 13, 2020

Food Distribution Opportunities Available to Local Residents
October 8, 2020

Farmers to Families Food Box Program Continues in October
September 29, 2020

Bristol To Be Featured in CPTV’s Premiere of Sustainable Communities
September 24, 2020

Town Clerk’s Office to Temporarily Change Hours of Operation
September 23, 2020

Mandatory Water Restrictions Have Been Issued for the City of Bristol
September 22, 2020

2020 Census Day at the Bristol Farmers Market
September 9, 2020

Farmers to Families Food Box Program Continues in Bristol in September
August 31, 2020

The City of Bristol Water Department Issues Voluntary Water Restrictions
August 24, 2020

City Announces End to Free Brush/Wood Debris Curbside Collection from Storm Isaias
August 21, 2020

International Overdose Awareness Day to Be Recognized in Bristol on August 31
August 14, 2020

The Third Annual Mayor’s Back to School Pencil Hunt Will Take Place on August 22
August 12, 2020

The City of Bristol Announces 2020 Fall Paving Schedule
August 7, 2020

Bristol’s Solar for All Program Sets Goal of 100 Solar Families
August 6, 2020

The City of Bristol Will Celebrate National Farmers Market Week August 2-8
July 30, 2020

The Bristol Public Library and Bristol Senior Center Receive Life-Saving Devices to Protect the Community
July 29, 2020

Harbor Freight Tools Now Open in Former Staples Building
July 24, 2020

Summer Campers Participate in STEP Program to Learn How to Prepare Emergency Communication Plans
July 24, 2020

Five Below is Now Open in the Bristol Plaza
July 22, 2020

The Farmers Market Welcomes New Food Truck on Saturday, July 18
July 16, 2020

The Bristol Farmers Market to Be Held on July 4th
June 30, 2020

The City of Bristol Announces Summer Road Paving
June 29, 2020

New Vendors and Trash to Treasure is Added to June 27 Farmers Market
June 24, 2020

Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program to Begin in July for the 2020 Season – Update
June 23, 2020

The City of Bristol Honored with Sustainable CT Bronze Certification
June 18, 2020

Bristol’s Farmers Market Returns to Downtown for the 2020 Season on June With Social Distancing Guidelines
June 17, 2020

Bristol Announces Reopening Plan for City Hall
June 16, 2020

The City of Bristol Reminds the Community About the Use of Fireworks and Staying Safe This Summer
June 16, 2020

Bristol Invites the Community to Join in “Bells for 100 Days” to Acknowledge the Sacrifices of Many
June 15, 2020

The City of Bristol Announces the 2020 Community Development Block Grant Awards and Special Allocation for COVID-19
June 12, 2020

Bristol Invites the Community to Learn Benefits of Innovative Solar and Energy Efficieny Program
June 10, 2020

City Announces Construction of Louisiana Avenue Bridge Project
June 9, 2020

The City of Bristol Will Host Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity Events
June 8, 2020

City of Bristol 2020 Youth Recognition Awards are Announced
June 3, 2020

City Will Raise Pride Flag to Celebrate Pride Month
June 3, 2020

Route 6 Milling and Paving Project to Be Done In June
June 1, 2020

Drive-By Birthday Parties End as Phase 1 of Reopening Begins
May 21, 2020

The Memorial Boulevard Reopens to Traffic
May 21, 2020

Jersey Mike’s – “A Sub Above” When It Comes to Giving Back to the Community
May 20, 2020

The City of Bristol is Partnering With Local Restaurants on Outdoor Dining
May 18, 2020

Five Below to Open New Store in Bristol Plaza
May 15, 2020

New Assisted Living Project Has Been Approved in Bristol, CT
May 14, 2020

The Bristol Farmers Market Returns for the 2020 Season in June
May 1, 2020

Bristol’s First Responders Keeping It Positive While Continuing to Serve the Community During COVID-19
April 27, 2020

Updates on Summer Parks Programs and Facilities
April 24, 2020

City of Bristol Department of Aging and Senior Center Staff Remain Active During COVID-19
April 23, 2010

Harbor Freight Tools To Open New Store in STAPLES Building
April 15, 2020

City of Bristol Announces Spring 2020 Paving Schedule
April 9, 2020

Parks and Playground Use During COVID-19
April 9, 2020

Hearts for the All Heart City Campaign is Launched This Week – A Collaboration Between the Bristol Public Schools and the City of Bristol
March 25, 2020

The City of Bristol Establishes an All Heart Hotline to Help with the Coronavirus Pandemic
March 17, 2020

Parks, Recreation, Youth and Community Services is seeking nominations for the 2020 Youth Recognition Awards
March 12, 2020

Mayor’s Youth Cabinet Focuses on General Government
March 6, 2020

New Logo Reflects Expanded and Newly Unified Parks, Recreation, Youth and Community Services Department
March 2, 2020

Bristol Fire Department Promotes Firefighter Alan Rudolewicz to Lieutenant
February 28, 2020

Bristol Announces Severe Cold Weather Warming Shelter Options
February 14, 2020

Bristol Parks Are Smoke Free Zones
February 13, 2020

The Mayor’s Youth Cabinet Returns on February 19
February 4, 2020

The City of Bristol has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GOFA)
January 31, 2020

Bristol Development Authority Changes Name to Economic and Community Development To Better Align With Its Mission
January 14, 2020

The City of Bristol: Commission for Persons with Disabilities Reminds Residents and Businesses to Please Keep Sidewalks Clear of Ice and Snow
January 10, 2020

The City of Bristol Partners with SeamlessDocs to Convert Paper-Based Forms to Online Services
January 6, 2020

Bristol Gardens – A Work of Heart Continues at Central High School’s Greenhouse in Time for Garden Club to Begin
January 3, 2020


ARCHIVED NEWS: 2019

Bristol Announces Severe Cold Weather Warming Shelter Options
December 18, 2019

Bristol Public Works and Bristol Public Schools Need the Community’s Help to Raise Funds to Bring Outdoor Classrooms to Bristol Schools
November 27, 2019

Public Information Meting Regarding Improvements to Route 72 at Route 69
November 23, 2019

The City of Bristol Announces Homelessness Week Initiatives
November 21, 2019

City Opioid Task Force Launches PSAs as New C.O.B.R.A. Partnership Begins with City and Hospital
November 14, 2019

City Announces Inauguration Schedule
November 7, 2019

Bristol Adult Resource Center Recognizes the Bristol Development Authority With Project of the Year Award
October 31, 2019

Mayor Zoppo-Sassu Receives Government Sector All-Star Award from Connecticut Association of Prevention Professionals
October 30, 2019

City Receives Financial Reporting Certificate and Assistant Comptroller Receives Financial Reporting Achievement Award
October 24, 2019

Bristol Water Department Joins Fifth Annual “Imagine a Day Without Water” to Raise Awareness About the Value of Water
October 18, 2019

Bristol Arts & Culture Commission to Unveil “Dear Bristol” Traffic Box Project
October 16, 2019

Bristol Manufacturers Expand Their Footprints
October 9, 2019

Senator Chris Murphy Will Visit Bristol to Talk About the Opioid Crisis
October 8, 2019

The City of Bristol Emergency Response Team (CERT) Will be Participating in the Capital Region Emergency Preparedness Community Field Day
October 7, 2019

Bristol Voters Are Asked to Stock the Shelters on Election Day
October 4, 2019

Advisory for Bristol Residents Regarding Eastern Equine Encephalitis
September 27, 2019

BristolWORKS! Program to Transform Careers While Assisting Local Manufacturers
September 25, 2019

The City of Bristol Will Be Offering a FREE Community Shred Day at the Bristol Farmers Market on September 28
September 17, 2019

Electronic Signs Help Promote Local Events and Important Information Throughout the Bristol Community
September 13, 2019

Bristol Gardens – A Work of Heart Continues at Three More Elementary Schools in Bristol in Time for the Start of the School Year
September 12, 2019

City Employees Start Initiative at City Hall to Reduce Plastic Water Bottle Waste
August 29, 2019

FEMA Awards Bristol Fire Department With $130,000 Grant for Fire Officer and Fire Instructor Training Program
August 29, 2019

Preparing Children for Elementary School is an “All Heart” Effort
August 22, 2019

2nd Annual Mayor’s Back to School Pencil Hunt
August 12, 2019

Bristol Wants Citizens to “See It and Click It” So That the City Can “Fix It!”
August 8, 2019

The City of Bristol Celebrates National Farmers Market Week: August 4-10, 2019
August 7, 2019

The Bristol Commission for Persons with Disabilities is Seeking Nominations
July 30, 2019

Learning During the Summer Months Continues in the All Heart City
July 26, 2019

The City of Bristol Announces Cooling Stations for the Weekend of July 20-21, 2019
July 18, 2019

Bristol’s Farmers Market Returns to Downtown on June 22
June 14, 2019

Bristol’s Superintendent of Parks Reflects on His First 100 Days
June 13, 2019

The City of Bristol Will Raise Rainbow Pride Flag to Commemorate Pride Month
June 13, 2019

The City of Bristol Will Participate in the Central Coordinated Access Network (CCAN) 100 Day Challenge
June 10, 2019

Bristol Parks and Recreation Department is Pleased to Announce its New Celebrating a Life: Memorial Tree Program
June 10, 2019

Hubbell Students Participate in “One Book, One School” Program Celebration
June 6, 2019

Bristol Middle School Students Participate in Kids Speak Day at UConn School of Law
June 5, 2019

City Will Be Collecting Unwanted Books During June and July
May 31, 2019

Bristol Public Works Recycling Workshops Scheduled for June
May 29, 2019

Bristol Students Share Original works at Annual Poetry & Pasta Night
May 24, 2019

Transfer Station, Account Requirements and Updated Daily Free Allowance Changes Notice
May 20, 2019

Traffic Advisory for Memorial Day Weekend Happenings in the City of Bristol
May 17, 2019

The City of Bristol Announces Recycle Coach “App” to Help Residents Recycle
May 15, 2019

Bristol Parks & Recreation and Public Works Departments Partner on “All Heart Nests” Workshop
May 15, 2019

Bristol Tax Collector will Place Liens on Unpaid Real Estate Taxes as of June 1, 2019
May 2, 2019

Bristol Public Works Department to Present Composting 101 Workshop at Library on May 8th
April 30, 2019

Tree Planting to Honor City of Bristol’s Sustainable CT Certification
April 26, 2019

The Bristol Fire Department Receives a Grant from the Thomaston Savings Bank Foundation, Inc. to Purchase a Smart Dummy to Enhance Training of Bristol’s Firefighters
April 25, 2019

Bristol Public Works Department Teaches Bristol Students the Three Rs: Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle
April 24, 2019

The City of Bristol Will be Exhibiting at EASTEC
April 16, 2019

Bristol City Council Endorses Recovery Friendly Community Initiative
April 15, 2019

Bristol and Burlington to Petition Federal Government for Name Change of Brook
April 11, 2019

Local Veterans Honored at Service Medal Ceremony
April 8, 2019

Bristol Signs Contract with Doosan for Fuel Cell System at WPC
April 5, 2019

The City of Bristol Arts & Culture Commission Invites You to Join Them for a Community Gathering With Bristol Native and Writer of The Simpsons, Mike Reiss
April 4, 2019

City Readies for Spring and Earth Day by Offering Free Workshops
April 1, 2019

Remediation Work Begins on Brownfield Property in Bristol
March 29, 2019

Annual HIV/AIDS Education Forum Offers Training Opportunity
March 29, 2019

City of Bristol Takes Over E-Signs Management
March 28, 2019

Mayor’s Youth Cabinet Meeting to be Held on April 9, 2019
March 26, 2019

UBI Federal Credit Union, Bristol Branch Celebrates the Addition of a New ATM
March 22, 2019

The City of Bristol Emergency Management Services Helps Students and Their Families Prepare Emergency Communication Plans
March 15, 2019

Scott Rosado to Fill Vacancy on City Council
February 21, 2019

Mayor and City Council Invite You to Serve!
February 12, 2019

New Public Works Director to be Appointed
February 7, 2019

The City of Bristol, Commission for Persons with Disabilities Reminds You to Keep Your Sidewalks Clean and Clear
January 22, 2019

Memorial Boulevard Interdistrict Arts Magnet Committee Information Available on the Web
January 15, 2019

Senior Volunteer Tax Relief Program Approved for 2019
January 11, 2019

Charter Revision Commission Appointments
January 10, 2019

Dawn Nielsen Joins the City of Bristol as Marketing & Public Relations Specialist
January 9, 2019