Foster Logo


Building & Zoning
Foster Town Hall
181 Howard Hill Road
Foster, RI  02825

Phone: 401-702-5011

Fax: 401-702-5010

Rhett Bishop
Building Official
Office Hours:
By Appointment

Peter DiSpigno
Electrical Inspector

Jeff Lowe
Plumbing & Mechanical Inspector


Building & Zoning

Building Documents

Looking for the status of your ISDS permit application?
You can use the State's online ISDS Search Service
to see an up-to-date history of your application.

Zoning Documents

Zoning Ordinance Amendments - 2015-2016

• General Business Mixed Use (GBM) Development Standards

Solar Installations

• Prohibited Uses

• Use Table (in conjunction with Prohibited Uses)

• Corner Lots

• Substandard Lots of Record

• Firearms Shops

Town of Foster Zoning Regulations - Use Table

• General Business Mixed Use (GBM) - Dimensional Regulations

• Use Table (in conjunction with GBM

• Sewerage Disposal Systems - Setback Distance to Waterbodies

• Sign Regulations

Zoning Board of Review Members

Joseph Walsh, Chair
Maureen McEntee, Vice Chair
Paula Mottshaw, Secretary
Heidi Colwell
John Esposito
Thomas DiRaimo, Alternate
David Paolino, Alternate


All linked documents on this page are in .pdf format



Foster Town Hall • 181 Howard Hill Road • Foster, RI  02825
Phone: 401-392-9200 • Fax: 401-702-5010

Hours: Monday - Thursday
• 8:30 am - 5:30 pm • Closed Fridays

Copyright  2008 Town of Foster, RI.  All rights reserved.