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 However, the current maps are out of date and an extensive Flood Map Modernization Program is currently underway nationwide.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


McDermott pool

Residents are advised that McDermott pool will be closed for power washing, touch up painting and masonry work for one week beginning Monday, September 1, 2014. The projected reopening date is Saturday, September 6, 2014, provided that the paint and cement have dried. Updates will be posted on the city’s website.

Apponaug Circulator, Warwick as of 8/18/14

Post Road - West Shore Road to Veterans Memorial Drive

By mid-week, concrete road base removal will continue and temporary asphalt pavement is anticipated to be placed. We will then begin installing a new water main. Two lanes will be closed during construction activities weekdays from 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Demolition of the former Bank of America building and the installation of new utility poles is anticipated to be underway within the coming weeks.

Centerville Road - Diamond Hill Road to Tollgate Road

Tree trimming and removal is anticipated in advance of National Grid's new overhead electrical wire installation from Diamond Hill Road to Tollgate Road. Weekdays from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., motorists can expect a short-term one-lane closure during these operations.

Veterans Memorial Drive Extension (Former Mill Site)

Tree clearing and installation of erosion control devices will continue within the limits of the former Mill Site. We'll also prepare for underground foundation and pipe removal.

Veterans Memorial Drive - Post Road to Greenwich Avenue

Removal of the concrete road base, located on the southern half of the roadway, is anticipated to begin by week's end or the following week. Two lanes will be closed during 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 8/18/14

Exit Closures

Beginning Monday, the following ramps and exits will be closed for construction for the entire 11-day period:

  •  I-95 South Exit 8 (affecting access to Route 2 North only; access to Route 2 South will be available)
  • The on-ramp from Route 2 North to I-95 South
  • Access to I-95 South from Route 2 North will be available via the on-ramp from Route 2 South. A temporary traffic signal will be in place. The on-ramp from Route 2 South to I-95 South and I-95 North Exit 8A (Route 2 South) will remain open at all times.

Road Closures

Route 2 North and South (from Division Street in East Greenwich to just south of James P. Murphy Industrial Highway in West Warwick) will be closed for bridge demolition:

  • Tuesday from 10 p.m. through the morning commute on Wednesday
  • Friday from noon through the afternoon commute

Lane Closures

I-95 North and South at Exit 8 (Route 2), alternating lane closures for construction, Sunday night from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day.

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

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.

Reed, Whitehouse & Langevin Announce $772,000 in Funding for Firefighters in Warwick & Johnston
Thursday, 14 August 2014 08:00

Providence, RI - Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and Congressman Langevin today announced over $772,000 in federal grant funding for fire departments in Warwick and Johnston to upgrade fire safety, training, and communications equipment. The Members of Congress supported the towns' successful grant applications to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

Rocky Point Walking Path Reopens
Thursday, 14 August 2014 00:00

WARWICK - Mayor Scott Avedisian announced on Wednesday (8/13/14) that the City of Warwick will reopen a portion of its walking path at Rocky Point today (8/14/14). The path was closed temporarily in July to ensure public safety while the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management razed buildings on the state owned portion of the park.


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