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1. When do I need a permit?
2. Who can pull a permit?
3. How do I find the setback information for my property?
4. How do I know if my property is in a flood zone?
5. How do I upload an attachment (such as a site plan) to the OpenGov permit portal?
6. Frequently Requested Zoning Ordinances

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1. Does the Town pick up appliances?
2. Does the Town pick up fencing and construction materials?
3. Does the Town pick up furniture?
4. Does the Town pick up electronics?
5. Does the Town pick up mattresses and box springs?
6. Is there a charge for special pickups?
7. Is the Recycling Center available to non-Barrington residents?
8. Why did my branches not get picked up with yard waste?
9. How do I get a recycling bin and does the Town provide trash cans?

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1. How can I find my voting district and polling place?
2. What is redistricting?
3. Who determined the new voting districts?
4. How many legislative districts are there in Barrington?
5. How many voting precincts (polling places) are there in Barrington for 2022?
6. When do the new voting districts take effect?
7. How extensive were the changes to the voting districts?
8. Why are schools used as polling places?
9. Where can I find more information about redistricting or elections in Rhode Island?

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1. What types of outdoor burning are allowed?
2. How do I schedule a smoke detector inspection when I sell my house?
3. Does the fire department pump flood basements?
4. Why does the fire engine sometimes respond with the rescue truck?
5. Will the fire department come to my school to talk about fire safety?
6. What hospitals does the Barrington Rescue transport to?
7. Where do I install smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors?
8. How do I become a firefighter in the Town of Barrington?

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1. How do I register for programs, courses, and other events?
2. Do you have a senior citizen discount?
3. What is your refund policy?
4. What is your refund process?
5. I am interested in a trip. What can you tell me?
6. How do you communicate and send out information about trips and courses?
7. Providence and Warwick pickups?
8. What if I do not have email?

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1. What are the current Tax Rates?
2. What exactly is a “Revaluation”?
3. Why are the “Revaluations” performed?
4. Where do you get the values?
5. What is “Fair Market Value”?
6. How are properties priced?
7. What about Land values?
8. I recently purchased my property for a price which is different than the value estimated for this “Revaluation.” How is this possible?
9. How much will my taxes be following this “Revaluation”?
10. Will taxes go up?
11. How are tax rates set?
12. How will I find out my new value?
13. Suppose I disagree with my value?
14. If there are informal hearings, what should I bring to the hearing?
15. Then what happens?
16. Suppose I still disagree?
17. How can I tell if my value is correct?

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1. When will I receive my tax bill?
2. I didn't receive a tax bill. Why not?
3. Why am I being taxed for a vehicle I no longer own?
4. How do I remove a vehicle from the tax roll?
5. I'm a new owner on a property. Will I automatically get the current tax bill?
6. How do I get a record of the tax payments I have made to the Town?
7. What are the tax payment due dates?