SidewalkFlowersLisa W. Bryer, AICP
Town Planner

Mission Statement: 

The Planning Department plans for Jamestown’s future while respecting its past. The Department assists the community in developing a future vision and guides physical, social, and economic change within the Town while respecting the Town’s overall Goal of maintaining its rural character. The Planning Department consists of a Town Planner and a part time Planning Assistant. The Town Planner under the direction of the Town Manager, provides professional planning and community development services for the Town in the following areas:

  •  Comprehensive Planning and Specific Duties for the Planning Commission
  •  Development, Administration and Integration of Planning Programs including
    •  Affordable Housing
    •  Public Facilities Planning
    •  Environmental Conservation
    •  Community Development
    •  Economic Development          
  •  Administration of Land Use Regulations
  •  Coordination with Town Boards, Departments and Agencies
  •  Coordination with Federal and State Agencies
  •  Grant Application and Administration


Lisa Bryer - Town Planner
Carrie Kolb, Planning Assistant

For general questions:
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
93 Narragansett Ave.
  2nd Floor
Jamestown, RI 02835
Phone (401) 423-7210
Fax (401) 423-7226