Comprehensive Community Plan: 2020-2040

The Department of Development Services is pleased to announce that the Official Working Draft of the Comprehensive Community Plan: 2020-2040 ("2020 Comprehensive Plan") is available for public review and comment. All written comments on the Official Working Draft are respectfully requested by Friday, February 14, 2020

To download a free digital copy, please click here. Paper copies are available to view at the Department of Development Services and Town Clerk’s Office in Westerly Town Hall from 8:30 AM-4:30 PM on all regular business days and may be purchased for $25.00.

Interested persons may submit their written comments through any of the following methods:

  1. In person or by mail to:

    Town of Westerly
    Attn: Office of Planning
    45 Broad Street
    Westerly, RI 02891

  1. Via email at

  1. Via our Online Feedback Tool (click here to access)

A Revised Working Draft is currently scheduled to be made available to the public on Monday, February 24, 2020. All public comments on the Revised Working Draft will then be heard during a Public Hearing opened by the Planning Board at a special meeting in late March 2020 (date to be confirmed). The Public Hearing may then be continued by the Board as needed.

Please check back at this page often as some dates are subject to change and next steps in the review process will be provided in the near future.