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Posted on: September 23, 2020

Zoning Board members needed immediately

The Town Council is seeking residents who wish to be considered for appointment to fill existing vacancies on the Zoning Board of Review.  This board has the power to hear and decide appeals where it is alleged by the appellant that there is erro...

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

Medicare Open Enrollment

Medicare Open Enrollment runs from October 15, 2020 through December 7, 2020. This is the time when Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage can be changed for the following year to better meet your needs.

Information can be found by calling 1-...

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Planning Director Hired

The Town Manager is pleased to announce that James Rabbitt has been hired as the Town’s Planning Director.  Mr. Rabbitt began in his new role on Wednesday September 16th.  

For the full press release, click the link bel...

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Posted on: September 4, 2020

Information on School Building Improvement Project

Learn more about the current School Building Improvement Project, access current documents related to the projects, and access the School Building Committee agendas and minutes.

Current & Future School Building Projects      ...

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Posted on: August 26, 2020

Local Executive Order 2020-12 (Amended) Prohibiting URI Off Campus Parties

At a press conference held today, Town Manager Rob Zarnetske announced plans to deter off-campus parties in South Kingstown as URI students return for the fall semester.  The Town Manager has issued Executive Order 2020-12 imposing a $500 fine fo...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

Pollworkers needed

pollworkers needed

Pollworkers are needed to work at the September Primary and November General Elections. Those who are interested should download the application form and
submit it to the Town Clerk’s Office, 180 High Street, Wakefield, RI 02879. Ifyou have an...

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Posted on: July 28, 2020

Full Outdoor Water Ban for Suez, South Shore and Middlebridge Water Customers

In response to recent dry conditions and heavy consumer demand, a mandatory ban is in effect immediately on ALL outdoor water use for SUEZ, South Shore and Middlebridge water system customers until further notice.

Please note that these restrictions do not...

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Important TAX BILL Information

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Due to a number of COVID-related factors, 2020 tax bills have been delayed.

Real Estate and Tangible tax bills were mailed on July 24th. The grace period has been extended until August 31st.   

Due to the uncertainty with the State&rsq...

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Posted on: May 13, 2020

Covid-19 Emergency Temporary Use Permit for Restaurants Outdoor Service Area Expansion

Governor Raimondo has announced that as of May 18, restaurants may resume limited outdoor dining service, with indoor dine-in service expected to resume at a later phase of the economic reopening. The Town is very aware that the COVID-19 pandemic has adve...

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