Information for New Businesses

Zoning Information

The Zoning Board of Appeals meets once a month in the Town Office Building in the Hearing Room. Petitions for variances, special permits, planned developements, sign permits, etc. are filed in the Town Clerk’s Office. Petition applications, the Zoning Bylaw, and other required forms are available during regular office hours, or click on the links below. The Building Inspector is the Zoning Enforcement Officer. All Zoning inquiries should first be directed to the Building Inspector.

Traffic Counts per most recently reported Mass DOT records

  • I 195 – 74,400 (2008)
  • Rt 6 – 19,600 (2009)
  • County st. @ North St – 8,600 (2008)
  • County st. @ Luther Ave – 16,800 (2007)
  • Rt 138 – 9,073 (2008)
  • Riverside Ave @ Alden Pl. – 2,200 (2004)
  • Riverside Ave @ Read St. – 5,400 (2000)
  • Riverside Ave @ Rt 6 – 18,900 (2000)

Mount Hope and Narragansett Bay Bridge Information: