This site invites registered voters in the town of Scituate, Rhode Island to learn about Home Rule Charters. Scituate registered voters were invited to participate in the signing of a petition as outlined in Article XIII of the Rhode Island Constitution. This petition was initiated by Ruth Strach, North Scituate and Mary Morse, Hope.
Thank you to the many, enthusiastic, registered voters of Scituate who supported the Home Rule Charter petition! On Friday, April 6, the petition for a Home Rule Charter was submitted to the Scituate Town Clerk. The petition contained 1755 signatures representing almost 20% of the registered voters in Scituate.