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 However, the current maps are out of date and an extensive Flood Map Modernization Program is currently underway nationwide.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


Parks & Recreation has updated their Holiday schedules for Open swimming at Mcdermott Pool and Public Skate at Thayer Arena

Annual Notice of Meetings - WSA Board
The 2015 WSA Board Meeting Schedule has been released and is available on the Warwick Sewer Authority's page. Or by clicking HERE

Annual Notice of Meetings - Planning Board
The 2015 Planning Board Meeting Schedule has been released and is available HERE

Removal of City’s fence at Rocky Point begins this week
Thursday, 11 December 2014 10:45

WARWICK – Mayor Scott Avedisian announced that the removal of the City’s fence at Rocky Point, which has separated the city’s portion of the park from the state’s land, will begin this week.

Avedisian accepts DEM open space grants on behalf of City
Wednesday, 10 December 2014 14:51

WARWICK – Mayor Scott Avedisian and members of the Warwick Land Trust today attended an event at the Rhode Island State House at which Governor Lincoln Chafee and Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit awarded the Warwick Land Trust two open space matching grants. The grants total $127,910 which will protect nine acres of open space in the City of Warwick. Mayor Avedisian accepted the awards on behalf of the City.

Warwick named as one of America’s Best Cities for Global Trade by Global Trade Magazine
Friday, 07 November 2014 10:20

WARWICK – Mayor Scott Avedisian today announced that Global Trade Magazine has named the City of Warwick as one of America’s Best Cities for Global Trade, garnering recognition in the category for Best Skilled Workforce.

Monday, 03 November 2014 13:46

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) and the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) today released a video outlining the agencies' vision for a 21st century public transit system in Rhode Island. The five-minute video, which can be found at, highlights the many benefits of a modern system, including improved connectivity between travel services, upgraded transit facilities, enhanced commuter rail service, and rapid bus lines. The vision moves Rhode Island away from its historic single transit hub model, creating a more robust statewide system with better linkages between major transfer points and emerging growth centers.

Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM)
Thursday, 23 October 2014 08:54

WARWICK – Residents are advised that the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency has issued a preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM), and where applicable, Flood Insurance Study (FIS) report for coastal areas of Kent County, Rhode Island. These draft flood maps include portions of the City of Warwick, primarily the area along the Pawtuxet River.

Friday, 17 October 2014 07:48

Mountain View, CA: Google has named Warwick as the 2014 eCity for the State of Rhode Island. The eCity Awards recognize the strongest online business communities in all fifty states. The businesses in these communities are embracing the web to find new customers, connect with existing clients and fuel their local economies. Warwick joins the ranks of America's leading cities in the digital economy.

Avedisian, Colantuono and Vella-Wilkinson call for legislation to extend T. F. Green air quality monitoring
Tuesday, 30 September 2014 15:15

WARWICK – Mayor Scott Avedisian, Councilman Steven Colantuono, and Councilwoman Camille Vella-Wilkinson today called upon Representative Joseph McNamara to submit legislation extending the Rhode Island Airport Corporation’s requirement to conduct air quality monitoring in the vicinity of T. F. Green Airport for two additional years.

Warwick named to 24/7 Wall St. 50 Best Cities to live in America
Tuesday, 30 September 2014 00:00

WARWICK – Mayor Scott Avedisian announced today that the City of Warwick has been recognized as one of the 50 Best Cities to live in America by 24/7 Wall St.

To determine the best cities to live in, 24/7 Wall St. examined data on the 550 cities that the U.S. Census Bureau identified as having more than 65,000 residents in 2012. The findings were based on assessing cities on seven major categories, including crime, economy, education, housing, environment, leisure and infrastructure.


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
Global Trade AwardeCITY AWARD

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