Tuesday, January 19, 2021        

Snow Plow Naming Essay Contest

Smithfield Snow PlowSmithfield Students of any age are invited to submit a 300-word essay on the history of the Smithfield neighborhood where you live (Esmond, Greenville, Georgiaville, Hanton City, Spragueville or Stillwater).  Essays can include the significance of the village name, location in town, or a notable person who lived or currently lives in the village.  As a participate in the contest, the Greenville Public Library is ready to assist in any research for the essay. 

Please include the proposed name for the snow plow with your submission.  That truck will be used to clear the snow from the winner’s neighborhood.

Submissions are due by January 31, 2021 and can be sent to SnowPlowEssay@gmail.com.


Public Hearing – Zoning Map Amendment Information

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Smithfield Town Council will hold a Virtual Public Hearing on Tuesday, January 19th, 2021 at 6:00 PM. The purpose of the Public Hearing is to consider and act upon proposed amendments to the Smithfield Zoning District Map. The proposed amendments are proposed to conform the Zoning District Map to the Future Land Use Map contained in the Smithfield Comprehensive Community Plan in accordance with the provisions of Section 45-22.2-13(c) of the General Laws of Rhode Island. Notice of the public hearing is made in accordance with the provisions of Section 45-24-53 (a) and (b) of the General Laws of Rhode Island.

Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
You can also dial in using your phone.
United States (Toll Free): 1 877 568 4106
United States: +1 (646) 749-3129
Access Code: 342-830-965
For technical support dial: 401-233-1010

Public Hearing Notice with Maps

Excepts from Comprehensive Community Plan (Based on Proposed Amendments)

Comprehensive Community Plan(Full Version)



Public Notice Registry

Public Notice RegistryThe Town of Smithfield has established a public notice registry allowing any person or entity to register for electronic notice (email) of any public hearing related to changes to the local regulations related to subdivision of land and for any public hearing related to zoning ordinance amendments.  Register  your email address below in the form or on the Town Planner page (left column).

Please note that after your email address is submitted, a confirmation email will be sent and you must reply to confirm.


Public Notice Registry Sign up

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