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Posted on: April 3, 2020

WESTERLY TOWN HALL PRESS CONFERENCE Friday, April 3, 2020 3:00 PM

The Town of Westerly will be having a Press Conference on Friday, April 3, 2020 3:00 P.M.  to update on the current status of COVID-19 and the impact to the Community of Westerly.

WESTERLY TOWN HALL PRESS CONFERENCE 

Friday, April...

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Town News Flash
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Town Manager Second Executive Order

Pursuant to the Emergency Declaration issued on March 23, 2020, with regard to the Town of Westerly, Rhode Island, effective immediately, J. Mark Rooney, Town Manager, issued a ban on any food trucks within the Town of Westerly.

This ban will run concurren...

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Town News Flash
Posted on: April 2, 2020

COVID-19 Testing Expanded to All Symptomatic Rhode Islanders

Rhode Island Department of Health3 Capital Hill, Providence, RI 02908www.health.ri.gov

For: Immediate releaseDate: April 2, 2020

COVID-19 Testing Expanded to All Symptomatic Rhode Islanders

With Rhode Island’s coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) te...

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Town News Flash
Posted on: April 1, 2020

Online meetings and conference calls

Zoom Meetings

The Town of Westerly has deployed an online and telephone meeting system to provide public access to public meetings.  The system deployed allows for a user to view and interact with a meeting using the software application or to cal...

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Additional Info at https://www.WesterlyRI.gov/Zoom Town News Flash
Posted on: March 28, 2020

Executive Order 20-13 March 28, 2020 - Further Quarantine Provisions

STAYING AT HOME, REDUCING GATHERINGS, CERTAIN RETAIL BUSINESS CLOSURES AND FURTHER QUARANTINE PROVISIONS

EXECUTIVE ORDER 20-13 March 28, 2020

ELEVENTH SUPPLEMENTAL EMERGENCY DECLARATION - STAYING AT HOME, REDUCING GATHERINGS, CERTAIN RETAIL BUSINESS CLOSURE...

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Additional Info... Town News Flash
Posted on: March 28, 2020

Department of Business Regulation list of critical and non-critical retail businesses

Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation

In accordance with Governor Raimondo’s March 28, 2020 executive order, the Department of Business Regulation is providing the following list of critical and non-critical retail businesses. For questi...

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Additional Info... Town News Flash
Posted on: March 28, 2020

COVID-19 (Corona Virus) Update from Town Of Westerly - Updated Restrictions 3/28/2020

COVID-19 (Corona Virus) Update from Town Of Westerly - Updated Restrictions 3/28/2020

Stay Home Order: The Governor has signed an Executive Order requiring all R.I. residents to stay at home with the exception of traveling to work or to obtain necessary su...

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Town News Flash
Posted on: March 28, 2020

The Governor of Rhode Island has requested this information be collected by the Rhode Island DOH

The Governor of Rhode Island has requested this information be collected by the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH). All information provided will be utilized by RIDOH to assist in the State’s response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. We apprecia...

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Town News Flash
Posted on: March 28, 2020

Important Information from Department of Health

Manufacturer and Supplier Offer Form

There is a shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) products in the State, including gowns, masks, faceshields, and gloves.  Companies willing to sell the needed products to the State are asked to go to ...

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Town News Flash
Posted on: March 27, 2020

State Executive Order 20-12 - Quarantine Restrictions on Travelers from New York

EXECUTIVE ORDER 20-12

March 26, 2020

TENTH SUPPLEMENT AL EMERGENCY DECLARATION - QUARANTINE RESTRICTIONS ON TRAVELERS FROM NEW YORK STATE

WHEREAS, on March 9, 2020, I declared a state of emergency due to the dangers to health and life posed by COVID-19;

WHERE...

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Additional Info... Town News Flash
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Directive regarding travel into the Town of Westerly from other States

Directive regarding travel into the Town of Westerly from other States

March 24, 2020

The Town of Westerly is directing anyone traveling from out of state into the Town of Westerly, for residence, to consider a self-quarantine for a period of fourteen (14) ...

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Additional Info... Town News Flash
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Sign Up for CodeRed To keep informed in an Emergency

CodeRed is a Community Notification System used by the Town of Westerly to keep citizens informed. General Alerts, Critical Community Alerts, Weather Warning notifications. Enrollment is FREE.  

To enroll go to: https://public.coderedweb.com/CNE/e...

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Town News Flash
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Flushing wipes, paper towels and similar products down toilets will clog sewers and cause backups

Westerly Waste Water Department:

To all clients: 

Flushing wipes, paper towels and similar products down toilets will clog sewers and cause backups and overflows at wastewater treatment facilities, creating an additional public health risk in the m...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Tax Collector's 4/14/20 Tax Sale Postponed

Please note that the Tax Collector's Tax Sale scheduled for 4/14/20 is being postponed. We will wait to reschedule until restrictions related to group meeting limits are lifted.

Town News Flash
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Town Hall CLOSED for Public Access without Appt.

  • The Town Is Urging Residents To Use Online And Mail Services
  • In an effort to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) which is in Rhode Island, the Town of Westerly is doing its due diligence; therefore, residents and businesses are advised to take...
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Town News Flash
Posted on: March 5, 2020

Mail Ballot Applications available

Click here to download and print the mail ballot application or contact the Board of Canvassers to request a mail ballot application to be mailed, 401-348-2503.  Please click Canvassers (Elections) for more information.

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Town News Flash
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Transfer Station Changes Effective Monday March 23rd, 2020

Effective Monday March 23rd, 2020

In the continued effort to protect our entire community from the current viral epidemic COVID-19 and in line with State Mandates on Exposure and Spread of the Virus, the Town Manager has determined that the Westerly Transf...

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Additional Info... Town News Flash
Posted on: March 21, 2020

COVID-19 Information for Citizens and Business

The 2019-20 Corona virus pandemic is an ongoing and continually-developing situation. We’re thankful for the patience and support of our community and neighbors during this time. The Town will be providing important public health and safety upda...

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Town News Flash
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Ocean Community Chamber of Commerce - COVID-19 Resources

The Ocean Community Chamber of Commerce has a web page for business related COVID-19 resources.

https://www.oceanchamber.org/covid-19-resources

Town News Flash
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Guide to the Executive Order impacting public meetings and public records requests

A quick guide to the Executive Order impacting public meetings and public records requests

Now, more than ever, Rhode Islanders need to have trust and confidence in their state and local government. We encourage public bodies and agencies to continue to op...

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Additional Info... Town News Flash
Posted on: March 18, 2020

State Executive order Emergency Declaration Public Meetings and Public Records Requests

Gina M. Raimondo

Governor

State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations

EXECUTIVE ORDER

20-05

March 16, 2020

THIRD SUPPLEMENTAL EMERGENCY DECLARATION -

PUBLIC MEETINGS AND PUBLIC RECORDS REQUESTS

This Emergency Declaration supplements Executive Order 20-02 iss...

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Additional Info... Town News Flash
Posted on: March 13, 2020

The Town of Westerly Is Urging Residents To Use Online And Mail Services

The Town of Westerly Is Urging Residents To Use Online And Mail Services

In an effort to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) which is in Rhode Island, the Town of Westerly is doing its due diligence; therefore, residents and businesses are adv...

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Town News Flash
Posted on: March 13, 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Call Center

Questions about COVID-19?

New call center established for the community and employees of Yale New Haven Health and Yale University

Yale New Haven Health has established a call center for employees of the Health System and Yale University who have questions ...

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Pamphlet... Town News Flash
Posted on: March 3, 2020

39A Beach Street is available for purchase

The Town of Westerly is looking for offers to purchase the Town property located at 39A Beach Street.  Offers exceeding $300,000 will be considered.

Contact The Town Manager Mark Rooney at 401-348-2532 if interested.

Property Profile:• App...

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