Public Hearing Notice




Notice is hereby given that the Town Council will be in session at Town Hall, Council Chambers, 1670 Flat River Road, Coventry, Rhode Island on Tuesday, July 11, 2023, at 6:30 p.m. to consider the proposed Amendments to:

The following Chapter shall be amended from its existing language.  A complete copy of the proposed Ordinance amendment may be examined or copied at cost in the Office of the Town Clerk, Town Hall, 1670 Flat River Road, Coventry, Rhode Island Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or on the Town’s website:


Chapter 131



The purpose of this chapter is to ensure public safety; minimize hazards to persons and property from flooding, to protect watercourses from encroachment, and to maintain the capability of floodplains to retain and carry off floodwaters.  The Town of Coventry elects to comply with the requirements of the National Flood Insurance Act of 1986 (P.L. 90-488, as amended)

131-2     Basis for establishing areas of special flood hazard; applicability

131-5     Word usage; terms defined

131-6     Permit required

131-8     Duties of Code Enforcement Officer

If approved, this Ordinance shall take effect on July 19, 2023

Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must notify the Town Clerk’s Office at 822-9172 seventy-two (72) hours in advance of the hearing date.


Per Order of the Town Council

Joanne P. Armitrano, Town Clerk