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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Bristol Police Department to host the Citizen's Police Academy class.

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The Bristol Police Department is pleased to announce that they will be hosting another Citizen's Police Academy Class; which will commence on Wednesday November 14, 2018.

The Citizen’s Police Academy is a 10-week course that will be held on Wedne...

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Town of Bristol News
Posted on: October 12, 2018

National Prescription Take Back Day

turn in your unused or expired medication for safe disposal on Oct 27, 2018 from 10AM to 2PM

The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. Prescription medications are m...

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

FREE! E-Waste Recycling Day

E-WASTE MARCH - NOVEMBER 2018

The Town of Bristol Department of Public Works in collaboration with IndieCycle, LLC invites you to the FREE E-Waste Recycling Event on Saturday, November 10, 2018, at the Bristol Transfer Station located on Minturn Road! For more details and information ...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Black Ships Return To Bristol In 2019

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 4, 2018

BLACK SHIPS RETURN TO BRISTOL IN 2019

BRISTOL, RI-Today, the Town of Bristol and Japan-America Society of Rhode Island (JASRI) announced that the Black Ships Festival will be returning to Bristol in 2019.

“The T...

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Town of Bristol News
Posted on: September 25, 2018

Voter Information Center

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Use the Rhode Island Voter Information Center if you have questions about the upcoming election. You may also call the Bristol Board of Canvassers at 401-253-7000 if you need help of any kind!

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Bristol's Board of Canvassers Seeking Poll Workers

Bristol Town Hall Founded 1680 Entrance Sign by Rick Giannini

The Bristol Board of Canvassers is seeking interested persons who would like to work at the polls for the September 11 Statewide Primary and the November 6 General Election. 

Poll Workers receive a modest stipend, lunch and dinner, and an opportun...

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Town of Bristol News
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Bristol Receives Qualified Opportunity Zone Designation By U.S. Treasury

Updated Town of Bristol Color Seal

On May 21, 2018, the U.S. Treasury designated the Town of Bristol's Census Tract 307 as a Qualified Opportunity Zone (QOZ). Created as part of the Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017, the Opportunity Zones Program is a new approach to encourage private-investmen...

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Town of Bristol News
Posted on: March 21, 2018

2018 State Mandated Property Revaluations Are Underway

Bristol Town Hall Founded 1680 Entrance Sign by Rick Giannini

The Town of Bristol has begun the 2018 full Property Revaluation. The state of Rhode Island mandates that Cities and Towns revalue all property every three years, and perform full inspections every 9 years. (RIGL 44-5-11.6).  The Town has hired N...

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Town of Bristol News
Posted on: March 7, 2018

Bristol Recovery Drop-In Center Officially Opens

Recovery Drop In Center Team

The Town of Bristol is pleased to announce that beginning March 1, 2018, a new Recovery Drop-In Center will be opening at the St. Michaels Parish Center on Hope Street. This initiative, led by The Bristol Health Equity Zone, The East Bay Center and St. Mi...

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