Municipal Offices

  1. Town Hall

    Physical Address
    180 High Street
    Wakefield, RI 02879

    Phone: (401) 789-9331
    Fax: (401) 789-5280

    Town Hall Hours of Operation:
    Offices located at Town Hall are open Monday through Friday
    8:30am to 4:30pm

  2. Parks & Recreation

    Physical Address
    325 Columbia Street
    Peace Dale, RI 02883

    Phone: (401) 789-9301
    Fax: (401) 792-9617

  3. Police Department

    Physical Address
    1790 Kingstown Road
    Wakefield, RI 02879

    Phone: (401) 783-3321
    Fax: (401) 788-9775
    Emergency: 911

  4. Public Services

    Physical Address
    509 Commodore Perry Highway
    Wakefield, RI 02879

    Phone: (401) 789-9331 x2250
    Fax: (401) 782-8068

    Hours of Operation:
    8:30am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday

    The Public Services office is located at 509 Commodore Perry Highway (US Route 1 South) near South County Hospital in the former police station.

    From the North 
    • Take 1-95 South to Exit 9 (Route 4 South)
    • Follow Route 4 South onto Route 1 South
    • Follow Route 1 South into South Kingstown
    • The driveway to our building is on Route 1 South (approximately 6 miles after the Town Line) shortly after the sign for the South County Hospital exit
    • Look for the 200-foot tall orange and white lattice tower behind our building
    From the South 
    • Take Route 1 North into South Kingstown
    • Take the Salt Pond Road exit
    • At the bottom of the exit, take a left, go under Route 1 overpass, and take another left onto the on-ramp for Route 1 South
    • Before merging onto Route 1 South, turn Right into our driveway 
    • Look for the 200-foot tall orange and white lattice tower behind our building

  5. Senior Services

    Physical Address
    25 St. Dominic Road
    Wakefield, RI 02879

    Phone: (401) 789-0268
    Fax: (401) 782-1223

    The Center's Hours of Operation:
    Monday through Friday
    7:30am to 3:30pm

  6. Adult Day Services

    Physical Address
    283 Post Road
    Wakefield, RI 02879

    Phone: (401) 783-8736
    Fax: (401) 792-9609

    Adult Day Services Hours of Operation:
    Monday through Friday
    7:30am to 3:30pm

  7. Rose Hill Transfer Station

    Physical Address
    163 Rose Hill Road
    Peace Dale, RI 02883

    Hours of Operation:
    7am - 3pm Monday through Saturday
    *Please note last entry is at 2:45pm

    The Transfer Station is closed on these Holidays:
    New Year’s Day
    Martin Luther King Day
    Memorial Day
    Independence Day
    Victory Day
    Labor Day
    Columbus Day
    Veteran’s Day
    Thanksgiving Day
    Christmas Day