Public Notices - Ordinances


Below you will find our public notices for ordinance amendments or proposed new ordinances.  
Amendments or additions to the  Town Code require two readings by the Town Council, with newspaper advertising after the first and before the second.  Zoning ordinance amendments or additions only require one reading, but with three weeks of newspaper advertising.  If you have any questions about the process or about what is being proposed, please do not hesitate to contact us.  

 


TOWN OF WARREN
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The Town Council of the Town of Warren will hold the second reading for the following Proposed Ordinance in the Council Chambers, 514 Main Street, Warren, RI on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 7:00 P.M. 

Proposed Ordinance: 
Chapter 11, Article II, Alcoholic Beverages, Taverns and Victualling Houses, Division 1, Generally
Sec. 11-28 -- Limitation on number of class B Liquor Licenses  

Pursuant to the provisions of section 3-5-16 of the General Laws, the town council hereby limits the maximum number of Class BV Liquor Licenses.
The maximum number of Class BV Beverage Licenses to be issued by the town is fixed at twenty-five (25) to twenty-six (26).


TOWN OF WARREN
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The Town Council of the Town of Warren will hold the second reading for the following Proposed Ordinance in the Council Chambers, 514 Main Street, Warren, RI on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 7:00 P.M. 

Proposed Ordinance: 

Chapter 6, Article III – Housing Court
Sec. 6.5-40. - Authority and duties of clerks.

The housing court clerk shall may serve simultaneously as the Clerk of the Warren Municipal Court. In addition to any other authority or duties provided by this article, the housing court clerk shall have the authority to carry out the duties with respect to the housing court that are exercised or performed by the clerks of the district courts or superior court in housing and zoning enforcement matters.


 Town of Warren, RI
Adoption of Ordinance
The Town Council of the Town of Warren hereby ordains these amendments to the Warren Town Code:

Chapter 12 Motor Vehicles and Traffic
ARTICLE II. Operation of Vehicles
Section 12-27 One-way streets designated 

South Water Street, from Haile Street to Bridge Street. 
From Memorial Day to Labor Day during hours of summer camp, concerts, lifeguard on duty, and Burr’s Hill Park events.