COVID-19 Press Releases

Bristol Extends Local State of Emergency to May 4th, 2020


BRISTOL, RI—On Tuesday April 21st, 2020, Town Administrator Steven Contente signed Executive Order 20-06, which renews the Declaration of State of Emergency in the Town of Bristol, Rhode Island. Executive Order 20-06 supersedes Executive Order 20-04 and will remain in full force and effect until May 4th, 2020.

The Town of Bristol urges residents to follow the instructions of the Rhode Island Department of Health here:

For the latest local information, please visit Bristol’s COVID-19 fact page here:


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