Important Community Information

Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan

Click here to view the updated

Hazard Mitigation Plan - Adopted by the Charlestown Town Council (after Public Hearing on 7-10-17)

For more information either mail (below)


Charlestown Natural Hazard Mitigation Committee Chair

4540 South County Trail

Charlestown, RI 02813


 or via email Dorian Boardman at




This process is intended to promote best management practices in lawn care and landscaping in order to protect our critically sensitive and impacted groundwater and surface water resources.

On May 1st, 2015 the Town was officially accepted into the CRS Program by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The CRS Program is a voluntary program that recognizes communities for floodplain management activities that exceed the minimum National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) standards.

Click below for more information in PDF format. 

15% Flood Insurance Discounts