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1. Where can I get a dog license?

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1. How can I adopt a pet?
2. Does the Town offer Spay/Neuter assistance for pets?
3. Can I volunteer at the Animal Shelter?

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1. What is the Autism Registry?
2. Can individuals with other communication disorders participate with this registry? Or is it restricted to those who fall within the Autism Spectrum?
3. If I don't live in South Kingstown, can I still register my child/dependent adult on the registry?
4. As soon as I send the registration, will the information be immediately available in case police response is required?
5. After I receive my confirmation "File Number" will I need to quote this number when I call the police?
6. Who has access to my child's profile?
7. Can I update my profile more than every year if there are changes? How do I do that?
8. Will I be notified when the annual renewal is required?
9. After my child/dependent adult is registered, and if there is an incident, do I need to do something to notify the police?
10. How will this registry help if my child/dependent adult goes missing?
11. What guarantees do we have that the interaction between our child/dependent adult and the police will be positive once he/she is registered?

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1. Are background checks required to join the team?
2. How often does the team meet?
3. Can I just show up during an incident and help?

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1. Does the Town have cooling centers?

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1. I haven't done anything with my septic system in over 20 years and haven't had any problems. Why do we need this program?
2. Soil is a natural filter. Wouldn't harmful pollutants be filtered out before reaching a well?
3. Regulating septic systems is the State's job. Why should the Town adopt stronger standards than the State?
4. Why do I need an inspection? I already have my system pumped on a regular basis.
5. What's involved in an inspection?
6. How can I choose a qualified inspector and how can I be sure the inspection is performed properly?
7. Do I need to have the tank pumped at the first inspection?
8. How often do I need to pump?
9. Why not just pump on a set schedule such as every three years?
10. I have a 1970s conventional septic system with a small tank and older-style "bed" drainfield that I've been told doesn't meet today's standards. Will I be required to replace my system?
11. How much time do I have to replace my cesspool?
12. I have a very small lot and have been told that I can't replace my cesspool because no septic system will work there. What should I do?
13. Replacing a septic system can be a major expense. Is the Town going to help pay for this?
14. Why should I let anyone on my property?
15. What if the pumping schedule recommended by the Inspector is off?
16. What's the difference between the first inspection and others?
17. What are access risers?
18. Are access risers required?
19. What are effluent filters and do I need one?

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1. How do I register for a recreation program?
2. How do I pay for a Recreation Program?
3. How do I inquire about information regarding financial aid availability for Rec Programs?
4. How do I learn if a Recreation Program has been canceled or postponed?
5. How do I find out about what is going at Parks and Recreation?
6. How do I learn more about the Recreation Department refund policy?
7. How do I become a program instructor?
8. How do I learn more about Parks and Recreation programs and resources within the community?
9. How do I rent an outdoor town facility?
10. How do I reserve an indoor facility?
11. How do I find out directions to one of your parks or facilities?
12. How do I learn more about volunteering opportunities in Parks and Recreation?
13. How do I contribute a financial donation, item, or in-kind service to the Recreation Department?
14. How do I sponsor a special event?
15. When does the summer brochure come out
16. When are the Town Memorial Day and Veterans Day Parades?

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1. Does the Town have any job openings?
2. How do I apply for a job?
3. What is the process for filling jobs?
4. What happens after I fill out an application, or submit a resume?

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1. How do I have a Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) check done?
2. How do I have a background check done?
3. How do I access public records?
4. How do I contact the prosecution division?
5. How do I find links for other law enforcement sites?
6. How do I file a civilian complaint?

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1. Why is my license suspended?
2. What if I lost my ticket?
3. Can I pay a traffic ticket at the South Kingstown Police Department?
4. How do I get a record expunged?
5. What if I'm a victim of a crime and want to know the status of the case?
6. What will happen if I miss a court date in District Court?
7. Where can I do community service?

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1. How do I obtain copies of bid specifications?
2. How does the Town notify the public about a request for bid/proposal?
3. What are the bidders’ requirements for payment of State prevailing wages?
4. What is the procedure for award of a bid after the bid opening?
5. Where can I find the bid tabulation results?
6. Must I attend a bid opening if I am submitting a bid/proposal?
7. Where do I deliver my bid to the Town?
8. What if my bid/proposal is late?

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1. What do I do with weekly household trash?
2. Where is the RHRTS and when is it open?
3. What do I do with leaves and yard waste?
4. Do I need a sticker for my car?
5. I have an old couch and some construction material I’d like to get rid of. What do I do?
6. I live in Narragansett. Can I use the RHRTS?

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1. What is the current tax rate?
2. I escrow my taxes or I have refinanced my mortgage or my mortgage has been sold and I am escrowing with a different company now?
3. Is there a grace period after the due date for quarter payment of taxes before I am charged interest?
4. What periods do tax bills cover?
5. Why can’t I register my car online?
6. Why did I get a motor vehicle tax bill for a car I don't own anymore?
7. What if I don’t receive a tax bill?
8. I escrow my taxes. Why didn’t receive a copy of my tax bill?
9. When are tax payments due?
10. What information will be needed to make a credit card payment?
11. What if a tax payment is late?
12. Does the Town accept payment with a credit or debit card?
13. Why is there a fee for using a credit card to pay taxes?

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1. How do I get a certified copy of a vital record (birth, death, marriage)?
2. When does the Probate Court meet and what are the rules of the Court?
3. When does the Town Council Meet?
4. Are Town Council meetings televised?

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1. Are Town Council meetings televised?
2. How do I obtain a copy of the Town budget?
3. How do I contact a member of the Town Council?
4. How do I place an item on the Town Council’s agenda?