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Posted on: November 29, 2018

Tangible Tax Survey


This year, the Town of Bristol began a review of its current Tangible Tax Policy. As we continue our discussions on this important topic, we want to hear from you. 

 Please take a few moments to answer this community survey here.


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Posted on: October 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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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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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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