Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Government

A circus, trash delay and star gazing: Five things to know in Burrillville this...

Last chance to register Today is the last day to register to vote in order to be eligible to vote in the September Primary. The Town Building was open for election business only from 8:30...

Attorney General: Johnston has ‘no right’ to sell water to proposed Burrillville power plant

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island Attorney General Peter Kilmartin has submitted a court brief questioning the town of Johnston's right to sell water to the developer that hopes to build a power plant in the...

Phaneuf earns title of Master Municipal Clerk

BURRILLVILLE – Town Clerk Louise Phaneuf has been named Master Municipal Clerk by the International Institute of Municipal Clerks, a title she earned through advanced continuing education courses aimed at preparing her to perform complex municipal...

Snack Pack fundraiser, bike the Blackstone, things you need to know in Burrillville this...

Town meetings The Burrillville Planning Board will hold their regular meeting tonight, Monday, Aug. 6, at the Jesse Smith Library Community Room, starting at 7 p.m. The agenda, found in part here, will include discussion with the...

Town looks to update license laws for entertainment, restaurants

BURRILLVILLE – Town Clerk Louise Phaneuf doesn't get a lot of requests for entertainment licenses for rope and wire dancing performers. Wrestling, sparring matches, balls and promotion of public roller skating rinks are also pretty...

Burrillville Airman gets ACE award in training

BURRILLVILLE – Airman 1st Class Taylor Cook, an electrical and environmental systems apprentice with the 364th Training Squadron, was acknowledged by military officials this month after achieving perfect test scores. Cook, a Burrillville native, trained at Sheppard Air...

Tax comparison, new hearing schedule: Five things to know in Burrillville this week

Town keeps taxes down A chart comparing 2018 tax rates among northern Rhode Island communities shows that despite increases, Burrillville's tax rates are still below average. The town's rate of $18.20 per $1,000 falls roughly...

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