Town of North Smithfield

January 8, 2021

 

 

 

 

 

DOG LICENSES

 

All dogs within the town must be licensed by April 30, 2021 to avoid a late fee. The cost is $6.00 per dog and proof of rabies immunization is required. 

 

Due to COVID-19, for your convenience and safety, we have obtained a new online dog license program. We encourage you to use this online program.

 

You can also renew online at:

 

https://northsmithfieldri.viewpointcloud.com

(Credit Card optional)

 

If you are unable to access this program, we strongly suggest that you mail us a new or updated rabies certificate along with a check for $6.00. In return, our office will send your original rabies certificate back to you with your license to the mailing address provided.

 

If none of the options above work for you, licenses are available at the Town Clerk’s office located at

83 Greene Street

 

Monday through Wednesday from 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Thursday from 8:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M.

Friday from 8:00 A.M. to noon

(Cash or check only)

 

 

 

The Town of North Smithfield is Seeking Volunteer Members

for the

NEW Public Art Advisory Committee!

Anyone interested in volunteering, please contact

Lillian Silva Scott at 767-2200 ext. 326 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

for an application or go to

www.nsmithfieldri.org to download the application and submit it to

Town Clerk

83 Greene Street

 North Smithfield, RI 02896.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Vehicle Tax Bills are currently being printed and will be mailed out shortly.

 

Click here to view the Executive Order

 

 

Holiday Recycling Events

 

Christmas Trees CAN be RECYCLED

Live Trees: Are composted

Artificial Trees: Are recycled with scrap metal.

All trees must be free of ornaments, tinsel, lights and cannot be in plastic bags.

We will be offering a curbside pickup for live trees starting

Thursday, December 28, 2020 through January 15, 2021. ,

Live trees will be picked up by DPW on your trash day. 

Pickups are weather permitting.

 

  Residents can also bring the trees to DPW when our recycling center is open.

 

 

RECYCLING CENTER WINTER HOURS

 

Recycling Center drop off hours are:

 

Starting January 2, 2021 Recycling Center drop off hours are Saturdays from 9 AM to 1 PM, until April 1, 2021. Residents will not be able to drop off outside those regular hours. Residents are welcome to bring yard waste or accepted recyclables. The town offers free drop off for ridged plastic and scrap metal items as well as used motor oil. Please do not leave items outside the gate after business hours, we will take notice!

 

If you need assistance or have questions please call 401-767-2200 ext 348

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

January Pick up Dates

Tuesdays, January 19 and 26 from 5:30-6 pm

Saturdays, January 23 and 30 from 10-10:30 am

The Food Pantry is for North Smithfield residents. 

You must have a photo ID and a bill that confirms your North Smithfield address. 

The Pantry is located at the Slatersville Congregational Church UCC on the Common. 

Due to the pandemic, the food is distributed through a drive through at the church. Please stay in your car and line up on Green Street and you will be welcomed and instructed. 

Questions? Call 401-678-0356

 

Thanks to all who have been so generous over the holidays.  

 

January Flavors of the Month

 Canned Fruit, Soup, Cereal, and Baked Beans.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UPCOMING MEETINGS

Agendas can be found on the Secretary of State Website by

CLICKING HERE

 

Conservation Commission Meeting

Zoom Meeting

January 12, 2020 @6:30pm

Agenda

 

Planning Board Meeting

Zoom Meeting

January 14, 2021 @7:05pm

Agenda

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

 

 

 

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