Copar Quarry on Town Council Agenda

Town Council Meeting
Monday, September 9, 7 PM
Charlestown Town Hall

Two possible Council actions related to gravel quarries in Charlestown

  • Discussion and potential action regarding a resolution requesting that the Rhode Island Attorney General look into the actions/inactions of the Town of Westerly, Copar Quarries and the Westerly Granite Company
  • Discussion and potential action regarding a Resolution Establishing a Temporary Moratorium on the Permitting and Licensing of Excavation, Quarrying, Mining and Material Processing Facilities in Charlestown


Charlestown has received a $15,000 grant to provide free spay and neuter surgeries to cats and dogs. Residents who are interested in taking advantage of the program should call the Charlestown Animal Shelter at 401-364-1211.


A letter that appeared in local newspapers explaining the recent “Whalerock” land purchase in the context of the last 15 year history of open space referendums in Charlestown is shared at our website.