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News of Interest...
TOWN OF GLOCESTER 4TH QUARTER TAX PAYMENT POSTED APRIL 21, 2017
The fourth quarter tax payment on the 2016 Tax bill is due on MAY 1, 2017. Taxes unpaid after June 1st, 2017 are subject to an 8% penalty (per annum) on the unpaid quarter(s) retroactive to August 1, 2016.
Failure to receive a tax bill/notice does not excuse the non-payment of the tax or any related interest/penalty.
Town Hall Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:00am to 4:30pm
Tax Collector Phone: 568-6206, ext 4
Payment Drop Box for your convenience (checks only); checked once per day
Pay by Visa/Mastercard: www.RIeGovernment.com
BUDGET PUBLIC HEARING MON., APRIL 17, 2017 UPDATED APRIL 12, 2017
There will be a Public Hearing on Proposed Budgets for Town of Glocester and Glocester School Department at Town Hall Council Chambers at 7:00 PM.
GYPSY MOTH CONTROL POSTED APRIL 11, 2017
While there is no easy foolproof method to stop Gypsy Moths, there are several things homeowners can do to reduce the damage done to trees. Read this helpful article prepared by Roy Najecki of the Glocester Conservation Commission.
SUMMER RECREATION PROGRAM JOBS POSTED APRIL 6, 2017
Town of Glocester is seeking job applicants for the Summer Recreation Program.
REASSESSMENT PROGRAM EXTENSION TO CALL!! POSTED MARCH 31, 2017
Per the letter you may have recently received regarding the town’s reassessment program, you were told “any property owner wishing to have their new assessment reviewed, with a representative of Vision Government Solutions, may schedule an appointment as follows:
“Go to: www.vgsi.com/schedules, click on Glocester, RI Hearings and follow the instructions. OR appointments may be made by calling toll free at 1-888-844-4300 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Be sure to have your PID # available when you call for an appointment.”
THIS DATE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO WEDNESDAY, APRIL 5TH
Individuals who are unable to attend a hearing may appeal to Vision Government Solutions in writing by April 5, 2017. Letters should be sent c/o Tax Assessor’s Office, 1145 Putnam Pike, PO Box B, Chepachet, RI 02814-0702.
NOTICE TO ALL TOWN OF GLOCESTER RESIDENTS POSTED JULY 25, 2016
The Town of Glocester is currently conducting a Statistical Property Revaluation. State law requires that cities and towns conduct a revaluation process every three years. The Town has engaged the services of Vision Government Solutions Inc. to perform this process.
While only a Statistical Revaluation is being conducted at this time, it is possible that an employee of Vision may visit your property to confirm information related to the assessment of your property. All employees of Vision are required to display and present identification when conducting a property survey.
Residents having any questions about this process should contact the Tax Assessor’s Office at 401-568-6206 ext. 3.
GLOCESTER RANKED SAFEST CITY IN RI
The SafeWise Report has released its 2016 Safest Cities in Rhode Island, and Glocester ranked #1 in the state!
BUYCRASH.COM POSTED JUNE 29, 2015
Residents/Motorists: Obtain accident reports online through Buycrash.com, a national source for police crash reports.
HELP OUR FIRE DEPARTMENT FIND YOU! POSTED AUGUST 27, 2014
Reflective markers are available for a small fee. Order one for
your home or business today. Remember... if we can't find you,
we can't help you!
NEW FROM RI RESOURCE RECOVERY POSTED APRIL 14, 2015
Recycling Do’s & Don’ts
Recycling Right in RI: The Complete How-To Video
ONLINE SURPLUS SALE BIDDING POSTED MARCH 24, 2015
The Town of Glocester is now using a government bid site, Municibid.com, instead of holding a surplus sale to sell surplus items. Use the link below to view and bid on Town of Glocester items:
PRESCRIPTION MEDICATION DROP BOX POSTED MARCH 16, 2015
The Glocester Police Department has recently acquired a prescription medication drop box where you may drop off your unwanted/unused prescription medications so that they may be safely destroyed. This drop box is available at the station 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
CodeRED® REGISTRATION NOW AVAILABLE!
AVOID PAYING PENALTY-INTEREST ON YOUR TAXES POSTED SEP. 23, 2014
The Town of Glocester is accepting electronic payments for real estate, tangible and motor vehicle taxes.
MORE INFO & APPLICATION
The Town is now partnering with Emergency Communications Network, Inc. to provide our residents with CodeRED, which enables our local government officials to communicate time-sensitive, personalized messages via voice, email and text.
MORE INFO & REGISTRATION
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