Urgent Alert Notice Regarding COVID-19

Latest News and Updates:

Raimondo Announces Limited Beach Reopening on Memorial Day, Updated Guidance for Churches and Hair Salons (Governor's Press Release 5/18/2020)

  • State Beaches: East Matunuck State Beach and Scarborough State Beach will reopen on Memorial Day, May 25th, in a limited capacity. Bathrooms and concessions will be closed, and reduced parking will be enforced. The reopening of all beaches, including bathrooms and concessions, is planned for the beginning of Phase 2. 
  • Churches: The state is targeting allowing in-person faith services the weekend of May 30th. Guidelines will be available on ReopeningRI.com later this week. 
  • Hairdressers: The state is in the process of developing guidelines for hair salons and barbershops to begin reopening in Phase 2. Today the Governor announced that Rhode Island and Connecticut are coordinating timelines for reopening these businesses in early June. 

Resources and Guidelines from RI Department of Health:

News an updates from the Governor and other State offices:

News and updates from the Town:

There is a lot of information going around, not all of it true.  Get your information and updates from a trusted local news agency.  Don't rely on social media for information, go to the source.

A message from Col. Stephen Lynch, Burrillville Chief of Police:  "Emergency Medical Services in the Town of Burrillville are following all protocols, guidelines, and recommendations per the Rhode Island Department of Health, Emergency Medical Services Division.  The local Fire/EMS Districts in the Town of Burrillville are working with other town departments such as police and school department on a regular basis regarding this matter.  Town Public Safety officials are meeting regularly to address any and all concerns regarding the Corona Virus."

Town of Burrillville
105 Harrisville Main St.
Harrisville, RI 02830
401-568-4300, x145