Important Information

Rhode Island’s percent positivity rate, as it relates to COVID-19, continues to fluctuate. With highly contagious variants of the virus still present, it is important to wear high-quality masks, wash your hands, limit large gatherings, and keep your distance. It is important that we all continue to stay focused on defeating this virus!

COVID-19 Vaccine

Additional Vaccine Appointments : Daily appointment availability will be posted on VaccinateRI.org .

Current Eligibility : People age 16 and older who live, work, or go to school in Rhode Island.

Expanded Eligibility : Starting April 19th, all Rhode Islanders ages 16 and older will be eligible.

Transportation : Starting Monday, April 19th, R.I. Public Transit Authority will begin offering free fares to those going to and from vaccination appointments. People with vaccine appointments can email CustomerService@RIPTA.com  or call 401-781-9400.

Vaccines for Veterans : The Providence Veterans Medical Center is hosting several vaccination clinics in April. For a schedule, visit here . For more information or concerns click here or call 401-273-7100 ext. 16226.

Homebound Vaccinations : Those that are homebound and filled out the state’s survey may receive calls from one of these three vendors: MedTech, Alert Ambulance, and PACERI, in order to schedule at date/time to receive their vaccination at the address they provided. If you are homebound and have not requested a vaccine, please do so through this survey: Homeboundvax .

Pre-Register: Rhode Islanders can now preregister for the vaccine on Portal.RI.gov or by calling 844-930-1779.

Options for eligible Rhode Islanders to be vaccinated: 

  1. State Sites: Register for a vaccine here or call 844-930-1779.
  2. Regional Sites: Located in East Providence, Johnston and Westerly. Appointments are required. Visit VaccinateRI.org.
  3. Pharmacies: CVSWalgreensWalmartStop and Shop.
  4. Lifespan Clinic and Care New England Clinic

For more information on vaccines, visit: Covid.RI.gov/vaccination . Sign up for 

RIDOH’s weekly vaccination newsletter here .

For this and more information regarding Housing and Funeral assistance, as well as Small Business grants, please check our COVID-19 page here.


Tax payments may be placed in the lockbox located near the side entrance of the Town Hall.

COVID-19 related information will be provided on this page as it becomes available.
The Governor's Executive Orders are available on the State website.