North Kingstown is a dynamic place to live and work. We are proud to offer residents and visitors unique shopping opportunities, great restaurants, picturesque scenic views, and easy access to the water. Wickford Village’s charm and historic appeal earned it the #1 “Top Historic Small Town in America” in USA Today’s 2022 nationwide reader’s poll; Quonset Industrial Park is home to over 13,000 employees and provides Fast Ferry Service to Martha’s Vineyard, features a highly regarded municipal golf course, beloved beaches and marinas, all while operating as an active Air National Guard base. Our award-winning school system has been recognized as among the best in the Ocean State, and the recreation department offers many programs for youth, adults and seniors with incredible parks, playgrounds, recreational facilities including everyone’s favorite - our town beach.
We are willing and eager to help if you have questions or need assistance to make North Kingstown your residential or commercial home.
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The Town Manager is the chief executive and administrative officer of the Town. The Manager is responsible for the administrative management, overall operations, policy direction and budget preparation and administration. The Manager is committed to being responsive, providing quality innovative services and oversee a fiscally responsible balanced budget.
It is the mission of the Town Manager to provide cost efficient services that promote a high quality of life for residents, businesses and visitors to North Kingstown. It is the mission of the Manager to provide the necessary management and support to insure high morale and high standards of all Town Employees and communicate the vision of the Town's future and sense of identity to the community and visitors. The Town Manager also serves as Public Safety Director and works closely with all Departments to insure they receive the necessary resources to provide state-of-the-art public safety.
In accordance with Article V of the Town Charter, the Town Manager is appointed by the Town Council based solely on his/her executive and administrative qualifications and experience. The Manager shall be the chief executive and administrative officer of the town government and shall be responsible to the council for the proper administration of all affairs of the town.