City Hall will be closed on the last business day of the week, which will primarily fall on a Friday. In accordance with the Governor’s Pause, City Hall will be closed to the public from November 30th to December 13th. We continue to encourage the community to safely and securely use the online and mail services that are available on the Pawtucket website. Residents and businesses can still contact City Hall Departments during hours of operation by calling City Hall and its employees, who will continue to work in the building, at 401-728-0500. A drop box is also available outside of City Hall.

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Pawtucket - Central Falls BEAT COVID-19 Initiative Releases Public Awareness Video In English, Spanish and Creole

Pawtucket / Central Falls, R.I. - To get the word out to Pawtucket and Central Falls community members about the BEAT COVID-19 hotline, the initiative has released a public awareness video in English, Spanish, and Cape Verdean Creole. The video, produced by Steer Films, features Pawtucket Mayor Donald Grebien, Central Falls Mayor James Diossa, and State Representative Jean Philippe Barros explaining the resources available to community members by calling the BEAT COVID-19 hotline, 855-843-7620.

The BEAT COVID-19 initiative is a one-of-a-kind grassroots system to give people in both communities, who otherwise might not feel comfortable getting tested, access to a primary care doctor, testing, educational support on how to safely isolate, and resources to overcome hardships associated with the coronavirus pandemic.

Residents experiencing symptoms or in need of COVID-19 related assistance can call the BEAT COVID-19 hotline at 855-843-7620 or visit or

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Shop Local -- Celebrating Pawtucket’s Small Businesses on Saturday

  • November 27, 2020
  • Press Release

Pawtucket – Tomorrow, the nation celebrates its small businesses on the 11th annual Small Business Saturday, held on November 28, 2020, Thanksgiving weekend. According to American Express, last year...  Read More >

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"The birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution, Pawtucket is poised to undergo a 21st century evolution into Rhode Island's premier arts and cultural destination, an ideal community to live, work, play, start a business and raise a family."

- Mayor Donald R. Grebien

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Voter-Approved Citywide Paving Continues

  • May 29, 2020
  • Event

PAWTUCKET – Mayor Donald R. Grebien, the Pawtucket City Council, and the Department of Public works have announced the citywide repaving of streets and roads.“Quality of life for our residents is of...  Read More >