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 …

Survey Finds Niantic Beach Stable

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

In November 2018 the Public Trust Foundation, in conjunction with the East Lyme Parks and Recreation Department, reviewed the results of its fourth annual topographic survey of Niantic Bay Beach, 2015-2018. The findings, by the land surveying company Gerwick Mereen of East Lyme, indicate that the beach has been relatively stable since the first survey in 2015, despite the passage …

The East Lyme Public Trust reminds people – Time to Think Ahead to Fall Planting

East Lyme Public Trust Foundation The Promise of Tomorrow’s Trees

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 project to raise funds for the support of …

Foundation Donates for Upgraded Security System

East Lyme Public Trust Foundation Security Camera Upgrades

At their July meeting, the Executive Committee of the ELPTF unanimously voted to donate up to $10,000 to the Town of East Lyme to upgrade the security system at the Boardwalk, Cini Park, Hole in the Wall, and McCook Park.  Ted Norris and Bryan Buckley are the co-chairmen who will liaison with Chris Taylor, the East Lyme Fire Marshal, and …

E. L. Public Trust Foundation to Distribute Educational Pamphlets

East Lyme Public Trust Foundation Uncategorized

by June Hoye Oceanographers, Grant Writers, Educators, Designers, and Publicists-all members of the ELPTF- combined their talents to develop, with the Sponsorship of UCONN Sea Grant, new Educational Pamphlets that the Foundation will be making available to improve the public’s understanding and protection of the Ecosystems living on our shores. Every summer more than 100,000 individuals visit the Niantic Bay …