Parks and Recreation

The GLP Director of Parks & Recreations responsible for the upkeep of the GLP green areas and recreation facilities such as tennis courts and playgrounds. Other responsibilities include trash removal/recycling, mutt mitts, and mosquito abatement. GLP recreational facilities, including the tennis courts, are for the exclusive use of GLP Association members and guests, and are not open to the public. Usage is monitored. 


Residential Curbside Pickup
The GLP Association provides curbside residential trash and recycling pickup to all households every Monday morning.
The 2018 pickup calendar can be found here.
All trash should be placed in either garbage or recycling toters at the curb by 7:00am. Position toters so that the handle is towards house and space them 18-24" apart. The toters to be used have been provided to each house by our trash contractor, CWPM. Contact the office if you have questions, 860-536-4736.  For more information see the FAQ's document.
Organic Yard Waste
Limited organic yard waste is picked up along with the trash. Please place in garbage toters.
Recycling is “fully commingled” meaning that all plastic, metal, and cardboard may be placed in same container. Please refer to the full list of recyclable items her

Yard Waste Pick Up - We have arranged for our trash haulers to pick up yard waste twice this Fall:
  • Friday, October 26th and Friday, November 16th
  • this is yard waste only.  Grass and clippings must be in paper bags, brush must be bundled into 4' lengths and tied.   Please bring them to the road side

Bulky Waste Pick Up
Bulk waste pickup days are complete for 2018, stay tuned for 2019 dates.   
 Acceptable Items:  Furniture, Small bundles of wood – must be tied in 4’ sections, Large yard toys & equipment.
Accepted with additional pre-paid fee (call 860-447-1473 to pre-pay) Box springs & mattresses
Not accepted: Paints, Hazardous waste, Appliances, Masonry, Construction debris, Metal, Tires, and household trash
Homeowners may schedule their own bulk waste pick up by contacting our contractor, CWPM, at 860-447-1473.  
Casino Dumpster
The dumpster behind the Casino is for the exclusive use of the Point Spa, Yacht Club, and other Casino events.  Please do not drop your household trash in the dumpsters.  Green and blue “toters” are in this vicinity for the convenience of boaters. All others should use curbside pickup. 


The courts are owned and maintained by the GLP Association. A tennis membership is required to use the courts during July and August.  Memberships may be purchased online here or at the GLP Association office at 44 Beach Road between 9am and 3pm, Monday - Friday.  Key tags are issued for each person covered by a tennis membership.   For more information please see the Tennis Court FAQ sheet.  Off season usage is restricted to GLPA Members (homeowners) and their guests.

Questions? Contact: Cal Crouch, Director of Parks & Recreation, at