Public Safety

ON THE PROPOSED FINANCING BY West Greenwich Volunteer Fire Company No. 1

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN the West Greenwich Volunteer Fire Company No. 1 located in West Greenwich, Rhode Island (the Issuer), will allow for public comment on August 31, 2021, at 7:00 pm., via the following: local or toll free phone number 401-385-9910, for the purpose of holding a public hearing pursuant to the requirements of Section 147(f) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, on a proposal the Issuer enter into an agreement to finance certain equipment. The equipment to be financed consists of One (1) 2010 E-One Chassis with New Pumper/Tanker Body and will be maintained at the fire station in West Greenwich, Rhode Island.

To finance the costs of such equipment and to pay costs and expenses incidental to the financing, the Issuer proposes to enter into a loan agreement with a maximum aggregate principal amount not to exceed $330,000.00. The Issuer will be required to pay all taxes on the equipment. The rental payments due pursuant to the loan agreement will be secured by a security interest in the equipment.

All persons interested may phone in and be heard at said time and place or may file written comments with the West Greenwich Volunteer Fire Company No. 1 prior to the date of hearing set forth heretofore.

Date Published: August 18, 2021


Police: West Greenwich has a full time police department with eleven members including Police Chief Richard Ramsay. The Police Department is located in the Town Hall at 280 Victory Highway. Please visit their web site for additional information.

Fire: West Greenwich has four fire stations located in town.
  1. West Greenwich Fire Company # 1 is located at 830 Nooseneck Hill Road
  2. Hianloland Fire Company Station 1 is located at 270 Victory Highway
  3. Hianloland Fire Company Station 2 is located at 244 Plain Road
  4. Lake Mishnock Volunteer Fire Company is located at 166 Mishnock Road

West Greenwich EMS: West Greenwich Emergency Medical Services is located at 733 Victory Highway

Public Works: The West Greenwich Public Works Department is located behind the Town Hall at 280 Victory Highway. (See Town Hall Departments)

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Brooke Lawrence EMA Director (401) 651-6972