Note about road damage claims:
For vehicle damage claims, damage occurring on Town maintained roads should be sent to the Town for processing.
The following roads are maintained by the State of Rhode Island DOT, therefore any damage claims for the roads listed below should be sent to the RI Department of Transportation:
(Please visit their website for their forms, instructions, and requirements for submitting a claim within the proper time frame - http://www.dot.ri.gov/)
Any claims for damage submitted on the roads in the list above will be returned to the applicant
Town of Johnston Claims Procedure
Please print the claims form (download available at the bottom of this page) complete it, and submit it to the Johnston Town Hall. Please also attach any supporting documentation such as an estimate for repair with your claim and a police report if your claim involves a motor vehicle.
Please submit this form and documents to the
Johnston Town Hall
Town Clerk’s Office
1385 Hartford Avenue
Johnston, RI 02919
Once your claim is received, it will be added to the next Town Council Agenda and
It then will be referred to the Solicitor’s Office for review. You will then receive a letter notifying you of the result of your claim
The island portion of Memorial Park will be closed to patrons beginning on Monday, September 11th, 2023, until further notice. We anticipate the island reopening in early October.
Rain Damage Assessment
The Town of Johnston is currently working with the State of Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) to assess the extent of damage and costs resulting from the rain events that occurred on September 10th & 11th, 2023.