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News of Interest...
INVITATION FOR BID IFB #2018-01 POSTED JUNE 18, 2017
Renovations to Fogarty Memorial and West Glocester Elementary Schools
INVITATION FOR BID IFB #2018-02 POSTED JUNE 18, 2017
Fogarty Memorial School Plumbing Renovations
TOWN COUNCIL MEETINGS POSTED JUNE 16, 2017
- The Town Council meetings of July 6, 2017 & August 3, 2017 are cancelled.
- The Town Council will hold their regular meetings on July 20, 2017 & August 17, 2017.
ATTENTION, GLOCESTER FARMERS! JUNE 16, 2017
Glocester Farmers are invited to attend an initial meeting to discuss the possibility of a Farmers Market to be at the new Pavilion site in town. If interested in participating, please meet with us on Wednesday, June 21 at 6:30 PM at the Harmony Library. Contact: Patricia Henry (401) 447-8624.
SENIOR CENTER DIRECTOR POSTED JUNE 12, 2017
Manages and coordinates all activities for seniors. These include social and recreational programs. Successful candidate will possess good organizational and communication skills; demonstrate the ability to manage people and events; ability to prepare and manage annual budget. Prior experience working with senior citizens and Food Safety Certified personnel preferred. This position reports to the Glocester Town Council. Applications accepted until June 30, 2017.
ANCIENTS & HORRIBLES PARADE POSTED JUNE 9, 2017
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
SR. CENTER BOARD REVISES MEETING SCHEDULE POSTED MAY 24, 2017
Effective Monday, June 12th, the Senior Center Board of Directors will meet on the 2nd Monday of the month at 7:00pm in Conference Room 6.
LITTER CLEANUP CREW POSTED MAY 22, 2017
Program will run from June 26, 2017 through August 4, 2017. No experience necessary. Application period closes 4:00 pm Friday, June 9, 2017.
ATTENTION: ALL GLOCESTER RESIDENTS POSTED MAY 5, 2017
Due to the growing amount of trash and litter on our town roads and in our ponds and streams, all trash being hauled in open truck beds or trailers must be secured (R.I.G.L. 31-25-10). Many of our residents have voiced a concern to the Town Council regarding the trash/litter problem in Glocester. The Council believes that asking residents to secure their trash when hauling to the transfer station will help eliminate the amount of trash on the roads and in our ponds.
Please do your part to KEEP GLOCESTER CLEAN AND GREEN. Help us clean up our roadways and ponds by doing your part and be sure your trash is secure.
Thank you to all residents who actively pick up litter on our roads and properties. Let’s all work together and continue to KEEP GLOCESTER CLEAN AND GREEN.
— The Glocester Town Council
TRANSFER STATION MONITOR POSTED MAY 5, 2017
The Town of Glocester is looking to hire a TRANSFER STATION MONITOR to assist with the operations of the TRANSFER/RECYCLING Facility. Applications will be accepted until May 26, 2017.
TOWN OF GLOCESTER 4TH QUARTER TAX PAYMENT POSTED APRIL 21, 2017
The fourth quarter tax payment on the 2016 Tax bill is due on May 1, 2017. Taxes unpaid after June 1st, 2017 are subject to an 8% penalty (per annum) on the unpaid quarter(s) retroactive to August 1, 2016.
Failure to receive a tax bill/notice does not excuse the non-payment of the tax or any related interest/penalty.
Town Hall Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:00am to 4:30pm
Tax Collector Phone: 568-6206, ext 4
Payment Drop Box for your convenience (checks only); checked once per day
Pay by Visa/Mastercard: www.RIeGovernment.com
GYPSY MOTH CONTROL POSTED APRIL 11, 2017
While there is no easy foolproof method to stop Gypsy Moths, there are several things homeowners can do to reduce the damage done to trees. Read this helpful article prepared by Roy Najecki of the Glocester Conservation Commission.
GLOCESTER RANKED SAFEST CITY IN RI
The SafeWise Report has released its 2016 Safest Cities in Rhode Island, and Glocester ranked #1 in the state!
BUYCRASH.COM POSTED JUNE 29, 2015
Residents/Motorists: Obtain accident reports online through Buycrash.com, a national source for police crash reports.
HELP OUR FIRE DEPARTMENT FIND YOU! POSTED AUGUST 27, 2014
Reflective markers are available for a small fee. Order one for
your home or business today. Remember... if we can't find you,
we can't help you!
NEW FROM RI RESOURCE RECOVERY POSTED APRIL 14, 2015
Recycling Do’s & Don’ts
Recycling Right in RI: The Complete How-To Video
ONLINE SURPLUS SALE BIDDING POSTED MARCH 24, 2015
The Town of Glocester is now using a government bid site, Municibid.com, instead of holding a surplus sale to sell surplus items. Use the link below to view and bid on Town of Glocester items:
PRESCRIPTION MEDICATION DROP BOX POSTED MARCH 16, 2015
The Glocester Police Department has recently acquired a prescription medication drop box where you may drop off your unwanted/unused prescription medications so that they may be safely destroyed. This drop box is available at the station 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
CodeRED® REGISTRATION NOW AVAILABLE!
AVOID PAYING PENALTY-INTEREST ON YOUR TAXES POSTED SEP. 23, 2014
The Town of Glocester is accepting electronic payments for real estate, tangible and motor vehicle taxes.
MORE INFO & APPLICATION
The Town is now partnering with Emergency Communications Network, Inc. to provide our residents with CodeRED, which enables our local government officials to communicate time-sensitive, personalized messages via voice, email and text.
MORE INFO & REGISTRATION
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