Tuesday, January 23, 2018        

Town Ordinances & Town Charter

 New Town Ordinances • Proposed Town Ordinances

The Town of Smithfield Town Ordinances and Town Charter are available online through our vendor, General Code, at the following link: 

Smithfield Town Ordinances and Smithfield Town Charter online

The following documents are available in .pdf format by clicking the respective link:

Town of Smithfield – Town Charter  (updated online 12-18-2014)

Town of Smithfield – Zoning Ordinance    (updated online 5-24-2017)

Proposed Town Ordinances & Amendments: 

Newest Town Ordinances & Amendments:

YEARS:  2016 – 20172018

Ordinances are effective thirty (30) days after adoption.

Notice is hereby given that the Town Council of the Town of Smithfield, pursuant to the provisions of Article II, Section C-2.13 (b) of the Home Rule Charter of the Town of Smithfield, has adopted the following Ordinances and/or Ordinance Amendments:

Year 2018

Year 2017

2017-07 Smithfield Water Supply Board Advisory Commission, Chapter 55 – . This Ordinance would establish The Smithfield Water Supply Board Advisory Commission. Passed on 10-3-2017.

2017-06 Corrective Conveyance to Alexander Tavakalian– Ordinance , Chapter 325-12. Public Hearing on Tuesday, September 19, 2017. 

2017-05 – Chapter 321 – Taxation Article IV. Historic Stone Wall Exemption. Chapter 321-13 – 321-13 Exemption granted; amount; specifications.  Public Hearing on June 20, 2017.  Approved at the June 20, 2017 TC meeting. 

2017-04 – Chapter 49 – Sports Advisory Commission – Public Hearing on May 16, 2017.  Approved at the May 16, 2017 TC meeting. 

2017-03 – Ordinance Amendment – Historic Preservation Commission. – Public Hearing on April 18, 2017. Advertised in the Valley Breeze on April 6th and April 13th.  Approved at the April 18, 2017 TC Meeting. 

2017-02 Chapter 325-11 Conveyance to Alexander Tavakalian- Ordinance – Public Hearing scheduled for April 4, 2017.  Approved at the April 4, 2017 TC Meeting.

2017-01 Chapter 73 – Comprehensive Community Plan. Public hearing held on January 17, 2017 and approved at the January 17, 2017 TC meeting.  

Year 2016

2016-04 Dog Park Ordinance – 2016-04 – Chapter 126 – “Animals” is hereby amended by adding thereto the following section entitled “Article VIII Smithfield Dog Park”. Adopted 7/12/2016.

2016-03 Comprehensive Plan Amendment. Ordinance Amendment.

2016-02 – Chapter 68 Officers and Employees, Duties of, Article III Public Assistance, Section 68-4.  Ordinance amendment. 

2016-01 – Chapter 248–Financial Review Commission Section 48-5 Duties and Purposes Amended ordinance.


To view full-text of new ordinances and ordinance amendments, please visit the Town Clerk’s Office or click the linked titles above – documents are in .pdf format.

By order of the Town Council:   Carol A. Aquilante, Town Clerk

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