A Guide 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 developments, 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 visit the given links. 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)
  • Route 6 - 19,600 (2009)
  • County street. at North Street - 8,600 (2008)
  • County street. at Luther Avenue - 16,800 (2007)
  • Route 138 - 9,073 (2008)
  • Riverside Avenue at Alden Place - 2,200 (2004)
  • Riverside Avenue at Read Street. - 5,400 (2000)
  • Riverside Avenue at Route 6 - 18,900 (2000)

Mount Hope and Narragansett Bay Bridge Information