Pothole claims must be filed within seven (7) days from that of the incident!
If it is your intention to file a claim against the City of Providence for alleged injuries or damages, please complete in detail and sign the enclosed. If the petition is not completed in detail with a full description and signature, your claim will be returned to you. When completed please return within 7 days (from date of incident), as per Rhode Island General Laws Section 24-5-13, to the Department of City Clerk for proper filing, together with copies of two estimates, any documents pertaining to said claim, including medical bills.
Claim Forms Available for Download:
(Pothole claims must be filed within seven (7) days from that of the incident! )
Complete the petition with original signatures on each. Make a photocopy for your records.
Please send the completed claims form(s) to:
Office of the City Clerk
Providence City Hall
25 Dorrance Street
Providence, RI 02903