Boats at Cove

Happening This Week


  • Recycling is ON this week (June 25th)

Meetings This Week


The Upcoming Meetings calendar toward the bottom of the home page provides a complete calendar of all open meetings that will be taking place in the coming weeks.
  • Monday, June 25, 2018 - Town Council Meeting - Town Hall
    • 5:30 PM Interviews
    • 6:30 PM Executive Session
    • 7:30 PM Open Session
  • Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 7:00 pm - Zoning Board - Town Hall
Agendas and Minutes are available on the website.

The Planning Department Moves to 111 Peirce Street


Effective Wednesday June 27, 2018 the East Greenwich Planning Department will be re-located from its offices in the lower level of Town Hall, 125 Main Street to 111 Peirce Street, second floor, above the Public Works Department.  

Other
 contact information remains the same (phone numbers, e-mail addresses).  Any questions, please call the Planning Director at 886-8644.  Thank you!


ePermitting

ePermitting - Request Permits On-line


The Town of East Greenwich launched a new web service for residents and contractors to request building permits.  The program is part of a State-wide initiative to have all communities utilize the same platform for these requests.

Please visit the website and create a log in or to submit an application.



Town of East Greenwich

Fire Department Analysis


Ken Block is the President of Simpatico Software Systems – a data mining and software engineering firm based in Warwick, RI.

Ken is also the Chairman of Watcdogri.org a non-partisan, non-profit organization dedicated to performing research to help inform public policy makers.

This presentation is an analysis of the Town of East Greenwich’s fire department data. We looked at each firefighter’s accountability sheets in order to evaluate shift-related issues. We also looked at the town’s call logs in order to assess the volume of calls.

Powerpoint presentation of findings.

All East Greenwich Firefighters shifts worked - 1 year.



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Fiscal Year 2019 Adopted Budget


The Fiscal Year 2019 Town budget was adopted by the Town Council on Wednesday, June 6,  2018.

The Town has released a document identifying Context and Challenges.

Notice of Property Tax Rate change.





License your dog
Main Street Stroll
Vote


2018 Election Calendar



For more information please see the 2018 Election brochure aavailable on the Town web site.




Run for Office


Information is available for anyone interested in running for office.




How To Run for Office


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 7, 2018
Media contact: Joe Graziano 401.533.0174

How to Run for Office? Seminars and new tools available

The Elections Division at the Rhode Island Department of State, in cooperation with the State Board of Elections, is offering five How to Run for Office seminars to current and potential candidates to learn the ins and outs of getting their names on the ballot this election season.

Elections staffers from both agencies will provide would-be candidates information on how to properly complete a Declaration of Candidacy form, how to properly complete nomination papers, how to maintain compliance with campaign finance laws, and more.

The seminars complement a new Rhode Island elections website recently released by Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea. Candidates and voters are encouraged to go to vote.ri.gov now a one-stop shop for elections information in the state.

Eligible Rhode Islanders can register to vote, update their voter information, and preview their sample ballots at the new site, as well as find in-depth information about how elections work in Rhode Island.

"Everyday citizens must have a strong voice in the democratic process,” Secretary Gorbea said. “Whether it is through voting, or running for office, I am committed to encouraging Rhode Islanders to play an active role in our state. The latest updates to vote.ri.gov will help provide candidates and voters with the information they need to be engaged in this year’s elections in a mobile-friendly page."

New content added to the site includes civics information for voters, visualizations of voter and past turnout data, and information about how the Elections Division at the Rhode Island Department of State, the Board of Elections, and local boards all work together to run elections across the state.

How to Run for Office seminar schedule:

Thursday, May 10, 2018
5-7:00 p.m.
CCRI - Liston Campus
1 Hilton Street - Providence
Room 2246

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
6 – 8:00 p.m.
CCRI – Lincoln Campus
1762 Louisquisset Pike - Lincoln
Faculty Dining room rear

Saturday, May 12, 2018
10 – 12:00 p.m.
URI Kingston Campus
50 Lower College Rd - Kingston
Atrium – Memorial Union

Friday, June 1, 2018
6- 8:00 p.m.
CCRI Warwick Campus
400 East Avenue – Warwick
Room 1128/1130

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
6 – 8:00 p.m.
CCRI Newport Campus
1 John Chafee Blvd. - Newport
Room 119/121


Vacancies on Boards and Commissions


There are vacancies on many Town Board and Commissions. Please consider serving your community. Please see the website for details.


2018 Annual Holiday Trash Delay Schedule


See the Town website for printable version of the Trash Pickup Calendar and Schedule.

Trash is delayed one day for the remainder of the week for the following weeks with these holidays.

Monday, January 1st - New Year's Day
Monday, January 15th - Martin Luther King Day
Monday, May 28th - Memorial Day
Wednesday, July 4th - July 4th!!
Monday, August 13th - Victory Day
Monday, September 3rd - Labor Day
Monday,October 8th - Columbus Day
Thursday, November 22nd - Thanksgiving
Tuesday, December 25th - Christmas



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