City Centre Warwick

City Centre Warwick

Learn more about City Centre Warwick, New England's new transit-oriented development hub and premier gateway to Rhode Island.

Fair Housing

Fair Housing

It's Your Right.  The Law Is There To Protect You.

Fair housing is a civil right protected by federal law. The City of Warwick's Community Development Office is here to answer your questions and take action, if necessary, to protect you and / or your family from housing discrimination.

Mapping the Risk in Warwick.  Flood Map Modernization

Mapping the Risk in Warwick. Flood Map Modernization

Flood hazard maps, also known as Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs), are important tools in the effort to protect lives and properties in Warwick. They indicate the risk for flooding throughout the City. However, the current maps are out of date and an extensive Flood Map Modernization Program is currently underway nationwide.

Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation

The City of Warwick provides a wide range of facilities for both recreation and athletics. From skating and swimming to dog shows and quilting, the Recreation department is a valuable contributor to our quality of life.

Economic Development

Economic Development

Warwick delivers the development, support, and cutting-edge infrastructure needed to propel companies beyond their local ambitions. Our focus on intermodal transportation means easy access to any destination; the convergence of air, road and rail travel in one place brings unparalleled convenience to businesses on the move.

Warwick's History and Heritage

Warwick's History and Heritage

Founded by Samuel Gorton in 1642, Warwick has played a role in some of the most significant events in American history.

City of Warwick Employment Opportunities

City of Warwick Employment Opportunities

The Personnel Department’s goal is provide all citizens a fair and reasonable opportunity to serve and receive quality public service by following the provisions of the City’s Personnel Merit System Ordinance and all State and Federal Standards.

Assessors Online Database

Warwick Citizen Self-Service

In the Spotlight



The City of Warwick has instituted a new rapid emergency notification service called CodeRED®.  The new system will distribute emergency messages via telephone to targeted areas or the entire City of Warwick at a rate of 1,000 calls per minute.

CodeRED® employs a one-of-a-kind Internet mapping capability for geographic targeting of calls, coupled with a high speed telephone calling system capable of delivering customized pre-recorded emergency messages directly to homes and businesses, live individuals and answering machines.

By registering, you'll be added to the emergency call list.  CLICK HERE to register


Apponaug Circulator, Warwick as of 9/12/14

Post Road - West Shore Road to Veterans Memorial Drive:

Installation of the new water and gas mains will continue. We plan to complete our debris removal at the site of the former Bank of America building that was just demolished. Overhead wire relocation is anticipated to continue at the intersection of Post and West Shore Roads. Expect two lanes of travel closed during our construction operations weekdays from 6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Centerville Road - Diamond Hill Road to Tollgate Road:

We will continue relocating the overhead wires along Tollgate Road, Meadow Street and Gilbane Street, and installing new overhead wires along Centerville Road within the next two weeks. Expect a single-lane closure during our construction operations weekdays from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Veterans Memorial Drive Extension (Former Mill Site):

Installation of erosion control devices and site preparation activities will continue within the former mill site.

Veterans Memorial Drive - Post Road to Greenwich Avenue:

We anticipate removing the concrete road base at the southern half of the roadway as a nighttime operation during the week of September 22. Tree clearing and trimming operations are anticipated to begin, while construction of a new cell phone tower behind the Warwick Fire Department facility continues. Expect one lane of travel closed during daytime construction activities weekdays from 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information, including schedules and detour maps, please visit

Barton Corner Bridge, Warwick as of 9/12/14

Our work this week will focus on reconstructing the median crossover area and installing guardrail. We'll have alternating lane closures on I-95 North and South, from Exit 7 (New London Turnpike) to Exit 9 (Rte. 4), Sunday night from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day, and Monday-Thursday nights from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day.

For more information, including schedules and detour maps, please visit

Rocky Point

WARWICK - Residents are advised that a portion of the city's walking path at Rocky Point, including the northern entrance, will be closed beginning today, September 10, 2014 for approximately two weeks, due to the demolition of the former Rocky Beach cottages.

Mayor Scott Avedisian said, "The City of Warwick has been working closely with the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management in monitoring the ongoing demolition work at Rocky Point. We appreciate our residents' ongoing cooperation as we continue to work collaboratively with the State to ensure public safety while this property is being transformed into a beautiful coastal park."

For updates, visit the city's website,

Tidewater Drive to close, RIPTA bus route will be altered as Mill Creek Bridge construction begins
Thursday, 11 September 2014 19:52

WARWICK - Mayor Scott Avedisian announced today that, effective Monday, September 22, Tidewater Drive will be closed to traffic as construction of the new Mill Creek Bridge begins. Avedisian also said that an informational project meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 16, at 7 p.m. at the Buttonwoods Community Center, 3027 West Shore Road. During construction, traffic will be rerouted to Draper Avenue. Signage will be in place to advise motorists of the detour.

Warwick City Council Agenda
Thursday, 11 September 2014 17:00

The City Council will be holding a regular public hearing meeting on Monday, September 15, 2014 @ 7:00pm at Council Chambers in Warwick City Hall

Mayor Avedisian appeared on NEREJ Radio on 8/29/14
Wednesday, 03 September 2014 20:21

Mayor Scott Avedisian was the guest of Rick Kaplan and Eric Wilson on the 8/29/14 edition of New England Real Estate Journal Radio.  You can hear the whole interview by clicking here.

Volunteers needed to monitor storm drains near Warwick Pond
Monday, 25 August 2014 20:15

Members and Friends of Buckeye Brook:
The City of Warwick in partnership with the Buckeye Brook Coalition is requesting your help.


Meeting Agendas and Minutes

Review upcoming and past meetings through this online resource.

 Online Agendas and Minutes

Action Center

This module was created in order to facilitate more convenient and effective communication between you and Warwick City Hall. 

Warwick Action Center

Virtual Ballot Box

What would you consider to be the most critical issue facing Warwick today?

Weather Issues

New England weather can change in an instant.  Keep informed on all weather related issues through our online partnership with NOAA. 

Warwick Weather

Local Traffic

Warwick is a major transportation hub of southern New England.  Through our online resource, you may check flight and bus schedules, local traffic reports, road conditions, and more.  CLICK HERE.

Transportation Issues

Local Events

Many events are held throughout Warwick on a regular basis.  To keep you up to date on what's happening, the Department of Culture, Tourism and Development has provided an online events calendar.  CLICK HERE
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Warwick City Hall   -   3275 Post Road   -   Warwick, Rhode Island 02886   -   (401) 738-2000