The East Lyme Public Trust Foundation continues to monitor Niantic Bay Beach

East Lyme Public Trust Foundation Beach Preservation and Beach Grass Planting, News, Niantic Bay Boardwalk and Beach

On November 6, 2019, the East Lyme Public Trust Foundation, in partnership with the East Lyme Parks and Recreation Dept., met to discuss their annual survey of Niantic Bay Beach, which they have conducted for the last 5 years.  Gerwick/Mereen, a surveying company of East Lyme, reported that the beach has remained relatively stable. Surveyors Bob Conigliaro and Mike Mason …

Dr. Robert DeSanto Honored by the East Lyme Public Trust

East Lyme Public Trust Foundation News

The East Lyme Public Trust Foundation recently recognized Dr. Robert DeSanto for his 25 years of service in working to create the Niantic Bay Boardwalk and Beach at a celebration and band concert hosted by the Foundation at McCook Park Pavilion on July 26, 2019. Officials from the town of East Lyme, the Connecticut State Legislature, and the US Senate …

The East Lyme Public Trust Foundation Announces New Planting Venues

East Lyme Public Trust Foundation News

The Promise of Tomorrow’s Trees By June Hoye As we all enjoy the fine weather, walks along the boardwalk, and picnics at McCook Park, it is time to look ahead to fall planting time. The East Lyme Public Trust Foundation in co-operation with the East Lyme Parks and Recreation Department is again pleased to offer THE PROMISE of TOMORROW’S TREES-a …

NEW OFFICERS FOR 2019

East Lyme Public Trust Foundation News

FOUNDATION CONTINUES PROJECTS The Public Trust Foundation has announced the names of the new officers recently elected for 2019. Jessica Todd, the previous vice president, is the new president. She is VP and Director of Finance for Chelsea Groton Bank. She is joined by Vice President Ted Norris, President of Pimlico Group, and Secretary Anne Chekal, principal owner of Chekal …

Foundation Plaques Reflect Town’s Heart

East Lyme Public Trust Foundation Commemorative Plaques, News

As people walk the 1.1 miles of the East Lyme Boardwalk, they are able to ponder this gem of vintage Americana. One can see families strolling together, couples – old and new – holding hands, even people rehabbing from injuries as they welcome the waterside hand-hold and the many benches to rest and appreciate the view. On clear days one …