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Sound View Commission
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Old Lyme Memorial Town Hall
52 Lyme St
Old Lyme, CT 06371
860 434-1605 ext 212
860 434-1400
4th Monday October - April 7:30
Town Hall
May - September
Shoreline Community Center
39 Hartford Ave, Sound View
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Commission Members
Frank Pappalardo
David Kelsey
Michaelle Pearson
Harry Plaut
Joanne Reis Lishing
Frank Maratta, Alternate
Sandra Ziemba, Alternate
Jackie Miano, Alternate

                                                                                        May 2012
Sound View Beach

Sound View Beach is located at the end of Hartford and Swan Avenues.
Nonresidents have access, without charge, although parking is limited to the Town’s parking lot, permitted private parking lots and street parking on Hartford Avenue. All parking is “Pay-to-Park”.

Sound View Parking Lot:
Weekends / Holidays $25.00
Weekdays $20.00
The Lot closes at 9 PM

Hartford Ave. Street Parking - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm :

Weekends and Holidays
Full Day $25.00
After 1:00 pm $15.00
After 3:00 pm $10.00
Full Day $20.00
After 1:00 pm $10.00
After 3:00 pm $5.00

Residents with current Old Lyme Beach Stickers - park free. The sticker must match your license plate and be attached to your windshield.

There are short-term free parking spaces allotted to Hartford Avenue business patrons.

Parking regulations are strictly enforced.  Illegal parking will result in ticketing and towing at the owners expense

Beach Rules:
Littering - Alcoholic beverages – Pets - Motorized vehicles - Glass containers
Ball playing - Open fires / grills - Watercraft tied to any buoy line - Fireworks
Loitering - Camping, sleeping on beach after dark

All containers may be subject to inspection
No lifeguard on duty – swim at your own risk
Beach open sunrise to sunset

Traffic Plan:

On weekends and other high volume beach days, gates at the entry to Swan and Portland Avenues will be closed at approximately 10:00 am, allowing one-way, out bound traffic only. In-bound entry will be limited to Hartford Avenue.

Prohibited Vehicles (Swan, Hartford, Portland Avenues):
- Buses
- Livery with capacity 10 or more
- Class “A” RV’s
- Bus Conversion RV’s
First Offense: $500.00 Fine

Other Old Lyme Public beaches:

The Town beaches at White Sand Beach a 240-foot section of beach in the White Sand Beach Association and Hains Park at Rogers Lake will continue to be open to the public. Those without Town beach stickers may walk or ride a bicycle to the beach or they may be dropped off at the beach.

52 Lyme St, Old Lyme, CT 06371  (860) 434-1605

Town Hall Hours  Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM