Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held in the City Council Chambers, City Hall, 3275 Post Road on June 17, 2024 at 7:00 p.m. to consider the abandonment of a portion of Cypress Street.

That the portion of Cypress Street herein described be set for public hearing and advertisement for the reason that said highway has ceased to be useful to the public.

Your petitioners are the record owner of land abutting upon a certain tract of land situated on in the City of Warwick.  The said plat is recorded in the land evidence records of said City of Warwick.

Wherefore, your petitioner prays that the aforesaid undeveloped portion of Cypress Street, a platted street in the said City of Warwick, be abandoned by the said City of Warwick through this Honorable City Council.

That notice be given to all owners of land abutting upon any part of said highway to appear at our City Council Meeting on June 17, 2024 and be heard for and against such abandonment and as to the damage if any which they shall sustain thereby.  Such notice shall be given by advertisement in a newspaper of general circulation, printed in English, and a further personal notice shall be served upon every person known to reside within this state who is an owner of land abutting on said proposed road to be abandoned.

A copy of the proposed abandonment may be examined in the office of the City Clerk during the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

The proposals shown thereon may be altered or amended prior to the close of the public hearing without further advertising, as a result of further study or because of the views expressed at the public hearing.  Any such alteration or amendment will be presented for comment in the course of said hearing.

All persons interested are invited to be present at said time and place, to be heard thereon.

Individuals requesting interpreter services for the hearing impaired must notify the office of the City Clerk at 738-2006, 72 hours in advance of the hearing date. Any party, person (s) or entity interested in registering for electronic notice for proposed zoning amendments and/or amendments to the City’s Zoning Ordinance, Zoning Maps, and/or the City’s Development Review Regulations governing Subdivision, Land Development and Development Plan Review should contact the City’s Planning Department at 401-738-2009 or at

Lynn D’Abrosca, City Clerk


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