Community Spotlights


Virtual Christmas Tree Lighting
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COVID-19 Small Business Support
COVID-19 Small Business Support The COVID-19 outbreak is creating a challenging business climate not only locally and across the country. We are providing this page to serve as a resource small...
Take it Outside Grant Initiative
Announcement Cranston Businesses Take it Outside Grant Initiative The City of Cranston was awarded $100,000 from the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation's "Take It Outside" initiative. The...
Tax Collections & City Clerk's Office Announcement
Due to heavy call volumes and staff scheduling, please direct all Tax Collection & Clerk's Office related inquires to their respective contact forms found below.  Message the Tax...
2020 Motor Vehicle Tax Bills
2020 Motor Vehicle tax bills are available online and will be mailed by 9/28/20.* This bill reflects registrations for calendar year 2019. To make a payment click here *Please note: There...
CRANSTON SCHOOL DEPARTMENT WEBSITE
Welcome Back Cranston students, teachers and workers! If you have any school related issues, questions or just looking for events and news please click the link below.  CRANSTON SCHOOL DEPARTMENT
Blue-Green Algae Blooms at Blackamore Pond
Blue-Green Algae Blooms at Blackamore Pond in Cranston. To read more please click the link below.  DEM ALERT
SEPTEMBER BULK TRASH PICKUP
During the month of September 2020, the Department of Public Works shall pick up bulky waste, free of charge, subject to the following guidelines: •Residents must call Waste Management at...
Labor Day Trash Pickup Delay
Due to the Labor Day holiday on Monday, September 7th 2020, all trash pickup will be delayed 1 day this week. Thank you.
POLL WORKERS NEEDED
The City of Cranston Board of Canvassers is hiring poll workers for the Sept. 8 primary and Nov. 3 general elections. Please call 401-780-3127 for more information or to apply to be a poll worker for...
Tax Collections Announcement
Building Inspections Engineering Community Developments Have Moved
Announcement Regarding Summer Programming
MAYOR FUNG EXECUTIVE ORDER IMPOSING A CURFEW  FOR 6/5/2020 
EXECUTIVE ORDER IMPOSING A CURFEW FOR CRANSTON
Workforce Development Employment Services
PROGRAM SERVICES OFFERED  APPLY TODAY APPLICATION INSTRUCTION CUSTOMER APPLICATION  Documents Needed ...
CRANSTON CITY COUNCIL 2021 BUDGET HEARING NOTICE
Please click the link below for details on the Cranston City Council Budget Meeting for Saturday,  May 9, 2020 – 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.    CRANSTON CITY COUNCIL 2021 BUDGET HEARING NOTICE
Meeting Materials for May 5, 2020 Plan Commission
The Cranston City Plan Commission will hold a special teleconference web video or call-in meeting on Tuesday, May 5th, 2020 at 6:30PM to review application materials relating to a proposed Minor...
Mayor Allan W. Fung State of the City and Budget Address
Good evening to the City Council, all of our dedicated City employees, our residents, and other members of the public who are listening virtually. I want to thank everyone for being here for what...
FY 21 Proposed Budget
FY21 Proposed Budget.pdf
 SPECIAL INTRODUCTION BUDGET MEETING 5PM
Please click the link below for more information on the special introduction budget meeting. Special Introduction Budget Meeting
Good Driving Record Dismissal Policy – COVID 19
SUMMER PROGRAM REGISTRATION  POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Summer program registration has been postponed until further notice. The registration sessions originally scheduled for the evenings of April 20 and 23 are cancelled. Parks and Recreation will not...
THE FAMILIES FIRST CORONAVIRUS  RESPONSE ACT 
PROBATE COURT UPDATE
TAX COLLECTIONS UPDATE
THE CITY COUNCIL COMMITTEE MEETING CANCELLED FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL
The City Council Committee meetings for the month of April are cancelled due to the COVID-19 concerns.
DOG LICENSE RENEWAL EXTENDED UNTIL 6/1/2020
MUNICIPAL COURT RESCHEDULE LIST
Records department is closed to the public, if you need any records please call 401-780-3194 to set up an appointment.
2020 CENSUS INFO
2020 Census  While there is no doubt COVID-19 is a very serious issue, another serious issue that could negatively impact your community for a decade is an incomplete Census count of the...
The Cranston Corner February News Letter
Dear Cranston Residents, I encourage you to stay connected with ongoing news and happenings in our City by visiting our new webpage (www.cranstonri.com). Designed to be interactive, it not only...
Storytime and Meet & Greet Cali at Barrington Books       Thursday, February 20, 2020 at 11 AM – 12 PM
Cali, Cranston Police Department Therapy Dog Special Storytime Hosted by Barrington Books Retold   176 Hillside Rd, Cranston, Rhode Island 02920Join us for our special guests Cali and Detective...
Cranston Winter Sports Schedule
To see Winter sport schedules for Cranston High School East click the link below. Cranston East Sports Schedule    To see Winter sport schedules for Cranston High School West click the...
January News Letter
SIGN UP FOR E-MAILS THE CRANSTON CORNER Dear Cranston Residents, As we begin this new year and decade, my administration is focused on continuing to provide the best services, education...
Christmas Tree Pick-Up 1/6-1/17
Christmas Trees will be picked up the 1st 2 full weeks in January on the residents normal service day. Start date is Monday Jan 6th and end date is Friday Jan 17th
Chris Herren ~ Prevention Starts with All 1/8 at 6 PM
The Cranston Police Department is proud to announce an upcoming event we are hosting in partnership with CCAP's Substance Abuse Task Force. On January 8, 2020, at 6:00 PM, we will welcome former...
Tuesday, December 10, at 6:00pm Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at City Hall
Monday, December 23, at 5:00pm on the first floor of City Hall
Solar Ordinance Documents
Memo for Ordinances #8-19-07 & #8-19-08 8-19-07 Solar Energy Systems Ordinance 2019 Solar Ordinance 7/12/2019 DRAFT Solar Energy System (SES) Ordinance 8-19-07 Executive Summary Solar Ordinance...
FY20 Adopted Budget now available
September 2019 Bond Fund Expense Analysis  Budgets FY14 Budget FY15 Budget FY16 Budget FY17 Budget FY18 Budget FY19 Budget FY20 Budget    Financial...
Park Ave Bridge Detour
2019 Neighborhood Tree Planting
The City of Cranston is pleased to offer the 2019 Neighborhood Tree Planting Program, free to all eligible property owners. This program is being offered through the Rhode Island Tree Council. ...
TV and E-Waste Disposal now accepted at the City Public Works Garage
Starting January 3, 2017, the City will be able to accept TVs and E-Waste at the Public Works Garage on Phenix Avenue. The City has provided a storage container for residents to drop off this waste...
Code Red Emergency Notification System
About Code Red Code Red is a free Emergency Notification System. The secure, customized Community Notification Enrollment (CNE) page allows residents and businesses to add or update their contact...
Rodent Control and Prevention