Town Council

The Town Council consists of five (5) members, elected from the Town at large to serve for a term of two (2) years. The Town Council holds regular, special and work session meetings on a regular basis. All meetings are open to the public, except as provided in the State Open Meetings law. Citizens are encouraged to attend Council meetings and are given an opportunity to be heard. Meetings are posted and advertised, and a written agenda is available in advance of each meeting. The Town Council has the authority to enact ordinances and resolutions for the preservation of the public peace, health, safety, comfort and welfare of the inhabitants of the Town and for the protection of persons and property. To email Council Members individually click on their name below:

Richard Welch

Town Council President


8 Arrow Lane

North Kingstown, RI 02852

Doreen M. Costa

Town Council Member


39 Dyer Avenue

North Kingstown, RI 02852

Kevin V. Maloney

Town Council Member


78 Wickham Road

North Kingstown, RI 02852


 Kerry P. McKay

Town Council Member


747 Shermantown Road

Saunderstown, RI 02874


Ellen S. Waxman

Town Council Member


5 Main Street

North Kingstown, RI 02852

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