Town Council will hold an emergency meeting Sunday, March 22 at 1 p.m.

Sat, 03/21/2020 - 6:15pm

The Town Council will be holding an emergency meeting at Town Hall on Sunday, March 22. The council is expected to make adjustments to the emergency ordinance it passed on Tuesday, March 17.

Due to restrictions limiting the number of people who can gather to 10, the council is encouraging residents to not attend the meeting.

The Block Island Times will be streaming the meeting live on its Facebook page at 1 p.m.


Emergency Meeting

New Shoreham Town Council

Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island RI

Sunday, March 22, 2020

1:00 PM


  1. Vote to hold a meeting to address an unexpected occurrence that requires immediate action to protect the public
  2. Discuss and act on amending the Town of New Shoreham’sEmergency Ordinance of March 17, 2020
  3. Discuss and act on enforcement of federal, state and town emergency orders/ordinances. 

Individuals requesting interpreter services for the deaf and hard of hearing must call (401) 466-3200 forty-eight hours in advance of the meeting date. TTY: 711. Posted: 3/21/2020 FF