Town News



In late July / early August, construction will begin at Latham Park. Work will include:

  • Construction of an improved walkway behind the stone revetment, south of the parking lot

  • Reconstruction of the parking lot to include a more efficient layout, additional pervious spaces and a landscaped island

  • Repairs to the stone revetment to enhance shoreline protection

  • Improved access to the water

  • New benches

  • New bike racks

Funding is from a RIDEM park improvement grant and the Town capital budget.


Click here to see the 2014 FTM budget


Small boat storage at Barrington Beach

Beginning Friday, May 23rd at the Recreation Department and beginning Saturday, May 24th, at the Barrington Beach (weather permitting), we will be implementing a registration process for storing small boats at the west end of the beach.  Barrington residents may register their boat and obtain a boat sticker at either location. 

Click here for the application.


A community garden and trails are proposed at Town-owned open space on the Wampanoag Trail - on the former "Vitullo Farm" property. Click here to learn more.

Bulletin Board bulletin

  • Department of Public Works changes trash schedule for July 4th holiday. Click here to see details.

  • Burial Prices Increase. Beginning July 1, 2014 the purchase price for burial spaces will be raised $50. Please click here to view new fee schedule.

  • Concert on the Beach. Come listen to the 1st of Barrington's Summer Concert Series on July 13th! Click here for details. The full schedule for the series can be found here.

  • 2014 Elections. The 2014 Election page has information for voters and candidates, including finding polling place locations by address and registering to vote.

  • Summer Camps. The Recreation Department is accepting enrollment in summer camps: Art Camp, Cool Kids Camp, Chess Camp, Junior Golf Camp, Tennis Camp.

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