Town Council

The Bristol Town Council is the legislative body responsible for setting town policy. Town Council members are elected and serve a term of two years. Council meetings are held on a monthly basis at Town Hall (10 Court Street) and can be viewed live on Full Channel on Channel 17.

Meeting Information

The Town Council meeting schedule, agendas, packets, and minutes can be found on Bristol’s Municode Meetings portal or the RI Secretary of State website. To sign-up to receive meeting alerts, click here.

Meeting details are usually made available to the public the Friday before a scheduled meeting.

Municode Meetings

Meeting Schedules | Meeting Agendas | Meeting Packets | Meeting Minutes

Looking for additional information? Public Record Request can be submitted through the Bristol Town Clerk’s Office at 10 Court Street, Bristol, RI 02809.

Public Access Zoom Instructions

The public can view this Zoom meeting electronically by computer, smartphone, or tablet using the instructions below. If you do not have a smartphone or other electronic device capable of joining the Zoom meeting room, you may also join by telephone only.

Elected Town Council

Find the contact information for council members below.

Nathan T. Calouro

Town Council Chairman

Elected: November 2012
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Employer: Cape Medical Supply
Phone: (401) 237-0003

Mary A. Parella

Town Council Vice Chairwoman

Elected: November 2004
Party Affiliation: Republican
Employer: Pawtucket School Department
Phone: (401) 297-1278

Antonio “Tony” Teixeira

Town Councilor

Elected: November 2018
Party Affiliation: Independent
Employer: Little Compton, RI
Phone: (401) 253-6974

Timothy E. Sweeney

Town Councilor

Elected: November 2012
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Employer: Veracross
Phone: (401) 489-0972

Aaron Ley

Town Councilor

Date Elected: November 6, 2018
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Employer: URI
Phone: (401) 424-1220

Need Assistance?

Contact the Town Clerk

The Bristol Town Clerk’s Office can provide petitioners and members of the public with information pertaining to the Bristol Town Council.

Watch Past Meetings

Bristol Town Council meetings can be watched conveniently on YouTube below.

Petition the Council

Petitions must be returned to the Town Clerk’s Office prior to the Town Council submission deadline in order to appear on the docket of the meeting for review and possible action.

It is Council policy that action may not be taken on petitions unless recommendations, if necessary, from appropriate departments are received prior to the Council meeting.

Contact Us

Address: 10 Court Street, Bristol, RI 02809
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday | 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Melissa Cordeiro

Town Clerk

Phone: 401-253-7000 ext.130