The Town Clerk is appointed by the Town Manager and serves as clerk of the Council, Financial Town Meeting, Probate Court, and Board of Canvassers and is the Recorder of Deeds. The Town Clerk has a staff of two full-time clerks and one part-time clerk.
Records kept by the Town Clerk include:
Agendas and minutes for the Town Council
Voter registration forms, lists
Financial Town Meeting
Land Evidence Records
Cemetery maps, purchases, deeds, burials, monument installation
Vital records which include birth, death and marriage
Licensing which includes entertainment, holiday, liquor and victualling
Permits which includes amplification, banner, junk, private detective, and secondhand dealers
Family farm records
Visit the 2016 Election page for information on voting and running for office.
State of Rhode Island, Board of Elections - Election Results
Click here for forms and other information available from the Town Clerk's office.
Phone: 247-1900, extension 305
Meredith J. DeSisto, Town Clerk
Stephanie Bernardo, Clerk
Michele Cross, Clerk
The Town Clerk’s Office is centrally located on the first floor at Town Hall, 283 County Road.