Parks to also Reopen in Accordance with Guidance from State of RI and RIDEM
Pawtucket – The City of Pawtucket has announced that City Hall will be open to the public by appointment only beginning Monday, May 11th. The City will also reopen City parks in accordance with guidance from the State of Rhode Island and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management.
“As the City of Pawtucket continues to work through the covid-19 pandemic, we are pleased to open City Hall via appointment. We understand the need for our residents to continue daily business in an environment that is safe for the community and our hardworking employees,” said Mayor Donald R. Grebien. “Proper precautions have been taken to minimize the risk of spread when constituents visit City Hall. We also continue to encourage residents to safely and securely use the online and mail services that are available on the Pawtucket website.”
City Hall will be accessible to the public from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. from Monday through Friday via appointment. Appointments will go live on Monday morning. To set up an appointment, please visit the City of Pawtucket at www.pawtucketri.com. All essential services will continue to be provided with essential employees to remain in the building from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
With the opening of the parks, the City urges all visitors to continue to adhere to social distancing, wear a mask, and follow the precautions set forth by the State and Rhode Island Department of Health. Both boat launch sites at Taft Street and Festival Pier will also be opened.
Furthermore, the Pawtucket Public Library will begin offering contact-free pickup of Pawtucket Library materials beginning May 11. Library books, audiobooks and DVDs may be requested for pickup by calling the library at 725-3714 extension 200 weekdays between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm. For more information, please visit website www.pawtucketlibrary.org or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
For information regarding how the City may assist your business during the COVID 19 Emergency, please visit http://www.pawtucketri.com/business-pawtucket.