Cheryl A. Fernstrom
Town Clerk

The Town Clerk serves as the secretary of the municipal corporation and is the keeper of the entire recorded history of the community and its people. The duties and responsibilities of this position are defined by the Rhode Island General Laws, Rhode Island Department of Health (Division of Vital Statistics), the State Constitution, the Town Charter and local ordinances. The Town Clerk is also an ex officio member of the Board of Canvassers. The Department of the Town Clerk consists the following divisions:

Town Council Records
Land Evidence Records
Registry of Vital Records
Board of Canvassers
Probate Court


Cheryl Fernstrom, Town Clerk
Karen Montoya, Deputy Town Clerk
Denise Gamon, Probate Clerk

For general questions:
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
93 Narragansett Ave.
1st Floor
Jamestown, RI 02835
Phone (401) 423-9801(401) 423-9801
Fax (401) 423-7230

 This is an informational announcement from the Jamestown Board of Canvassers  

The Financial Town Meeting is scheduled for Monday, June 6th at 7:00 p.m. at the Lawn Avenue School. The check-in process has changed slightly and signs will be posted directing registered voters to the correct line, alphabetically by last name. We will be using two (2) entrances this year, both directly adjacent to the main entrance of the school on Lawn Avenue. We strongly recommend that everyone please arrive early as the doors will open at 6:00 p.m.