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

  • Final Voter Registration/Mail Ballots for September Primary. The final day to register to be eligible to vote in the September 9, 2014 Primary is Sunday, August 10, 2014 in the Town Clerk's Office, Barrington Town Hall, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. This applies only if you have not previously registered to vote. Completed mail ballots must be returned to the Town Clerk's Office by August 19, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.. Please click here for further voting information.

  • 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.

  • Barrington Revaluation Procedures and Standards Report. The latest version of the report is available for review on-line and at the Assessor's Office during office hours (revised 5/16/14).

  • 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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