Saturday, October 1, 2022

Rhode Island General Election



General Election

November 8, 2022 

The Hopkinton Board of Canvassers hereby provides the following information and deadlines relating to the November 8, 2022 General Election:

The last date to register to vote for the General Election is Sunday, October 9, 2022.  Individuals may fill out voter registration forms available at a kiosk which will be located at the front of the Town Clerks Office, 1 Town House Rd., Hopkinton, RI 02833 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.  There is a drop box available to accept the completed voter registration forms located in front of the Town Hall Meeting Room Entrance.

The regular mail ballot application deadline is October 18, 2022 by 4:00 PM. The emergency voting period begins October 19, 2022 and expires November 7, 2022 at 4:00 PM.

The preliminary lists of eligible voters will be posted for inspection at the Hopkinton Town Clerk’s Office on October 14, 2022.  Persons who claim they have been erroneously included or omitted must file an affidavit with the Board of Canvassers within five days of the posting. The Board of Canvassers will canvass and correct voting lists on October 18, 2022 at 9:30 AM.


Three polling precincts in Hopkinton will be open for voting from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM on November 8, 2022

Precinct #1401- Ashaway Elementary School, 12 Hillside Avenue, Ashaway – District 1

Precinct #1402 – Hope Valley Elementary School, 15 Thelma Drive, Hope Valley – District 2

Precinct #1403 – Hope Valley Grange Hall, 1116 Main Street, Hope Valley – District 3


Voters must bring a valid photo ID to the polls. Voters can determine their polling place and view a sample ballot through the RI Secretary of State’s website at:


Please contact the Hopkinton Board of Canvassers 377-7777 if you have any questions.

Online Land Evidence Records

New Online Service

As of August 17, 2022 our Land Evidence Records are now online from January 1, 1990 to the present.  You can access the records by clicking on the link below.  

Hopkinton Land Evidence Records

Thank You



Multiple Employment Positions Available


Open Position – Recreation Clerk


HOPKINTON, RI:   Part-time, 24 hours weekly, reports directly to the Recreation Director. Candidates must possess a high school degree or GED.  Must possess excellent communication skills and be able to handle multiple tasks. The Recreation Clerk is to perform general secretarial, clerical and administrative duties and assist in all functions of program and event support. Interested persons must submit a cover letter, resume and application form online (available at or a hard copy to 1 Town House Road, Hopkinton, RI 02833 by September 9th, 2022. EEO compliant.


Recreation Clerk – Job Description

Town of Hopkinton Employment Application

POST Certified Police Officer

The Hopkinton Police Department is currently accepting applications from POST-Certified Police Officers to fill our ranks. Applicants will be selected from this eligibility list as positions become available.  Candidates must be of good moral character, a U.S. citizens, 21 years of age or older, possess a valid operator’s license, and POST-Certified with at least 3 years of experience and approval from their current Chief of Police.

POST Certified Police Officer 

Hopkinton Police Department Employment Application

Hopkinton Police Department Recruitment Booklet for POST Certified Police Officer

Administrative Assistant to Town Manager

Administrative Assistant to Town Manager

HOPKINTON, RI: Full-time, 35 hours weekly, reports directly to the Town Manager.  Candidates must possess an associate’s degree and at least 5 years of secretarial experience. Must be dependable, with excellent computer and communication skills.

Duties include: transcription, preparing letters, scheduling, and dealing effectively with public officials, employees, and the public. 

Administrative Assistant to Town Manager Job Description

Town of Hopkinton Employment Application

Mail Ballot Applications – Primary and General

Attached is the Mail-In Ballot Application for the November General Elections.  

Mail Ballot Application – General Election

Primary Information – September 13, 2022



September 13, 2022 Primary


Voter Registration Information

Transfer Station Information

Transfer Station

The Town of Hopkinton has agreed for the Fiscal Year 2023 for town residents to use the Richmond transfer Station.  Residents must acquire a placard from the Hopkinton Town Hall before arriving at the Transfer Station at Buttonwood Road.  The placards will be supplied at no cost to residents. The Richmond Transfer Station will accept any trash bags and will not require specific trash bags for trash disposal.


Take Stilson Road (north) – the road between McDonald’s and Wendy’s, follow the road to the end and take a right onto Buttonwoods Road. The station is approximately 1/2 mile on the right.

Usage & Vehicle Stickers

The station is for the use of Richmond and Hopkinton residents only. Richmond and Hopkinton residents may obtain a free sticker from their respective Town Hall by coming in with the registration of the vehicle that will be used at the transfer station. The vehicle must be registered in Richmond or Hopkinton to obtain a sticker. A temporary pass may be issued for a new resident who has not yet registered their vehicle in Richmond or Hopkinton.  Residents with leased vehicles can alternatively provide two forms of residency (i.e.:  car insurance, deed, voter registration, lease, or postmarked mail).

Hours of Operation

OPEN on TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, SATURDAY, AND SUNDAY 8:00 A.M. TO 4:00 P.M. (gates close @ 3:45 P.M.)


View the current transfer station fees (PDF).

Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation

Many of your questions about recycling, disposal of hazardous wastes, electronic waste, etc. can be found on RI Resource Recovery Corporation’s website


Look through the recycling brochure (PDF) to see what is and is not acceptable recyclable material.

Hopkinton Community Center Survey


Hopkinton Community Center Survey