The Town of South Kingstown has implemented a state-of-the-art community notification system to alert citizens about emergencies and other important community news. The community notification system, provided by Code RED
, enables the Town to provide essential information quickly in a variety of situations, such as severe weather, fires, floods, unexpected road closures, or evacuation of buildings or neighborhoods. Please take the time to sign up for the notification service
Special Needs Registry
The State of Rhode Island has developed a registry for Rhode Islanders
with disabilities, chronic conditions, and other special healthcare needs.
Review a hurricane preparation checklist (PDF)
and Emergency Evacuation routes.
During normal business hours, the Senior Center and Peace Dale Library are designated Warming and Cooling Centers for the Town of South Kingstown during prolonged, extreme cold and heat. Please note during winter storm conditions, specific warming shelters may be designated. Please click on the below links to access the list for the Town's warming and cooling center locations.
Winter Storm Safety
National Grid - Power Outages
Access the National Grid's website
to report a power outage, or call either 800-322-3223 or 800-465-1212.
Storm-related questions (Plowing, etc...) call 401-284-3299.
Storm Safety Tips
Find winter storm safety tips (PDF)