Town Clerk

Town Clerk

The Town Clerk is appointed by the Town Manager and serves as clerk of the Council, Financial Town Meeting, Probate Court, and Board of Canvassers and is the Recorder of Deeds. The Town Clerk has a staff of two full-time clerks and one part-time clerk.

Records kept by the Town Clerk include:



The Town of Barrington is collecting email addresses to inform the public of important information regarding:

  • Barrington Board Meetings: Are there boards that you are interested in attending.

  • Board of Canvassers: Elections - registering to vote, and dates of upcoming elections.

  • Emergencies: Storms, power outages

  • Financial Town Meetings: Reminders for the FTM and Budget Hearing

Please send an email to along with your name and address.


2018 Election

National Voter Registration Day is Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Visit the 2018 Election page for information on voting and running for office.


State of Rhode Island, Board of Elections - Election Results

  • Results will begin to display after the polls close on November 6, 2018 at 8:00 PM. Updates will occur every 5-10 minutes as new data becomes available.



Forms & Information

Click here for forms and other information available from the Town Clerk's office.



Phone: 247-1900, extension 305


Meredith J. DeSisto, Town Clerk

Stephanie Bernardo, Clerk

Michele Cross, Clerk

Debbie Riggs, Clerk


Office Location

The Town Clerk’s Office is centrally located on the first floor at Town Hall, 283 County Road.