New emergency siren bound for Warren Town Hall roof

Sirens, including another headed for Station 6 in Touisset, harken back to days of town’s civil defense alert system

By Ted Hayes
Posted 5/25/18

Back in the days before modern communication equipment, the best way to alert Warren residents of danger in town was via a large siren atop town hall. That siren blared out signals for fires, storms …

This item is available in full to subscribers.

Please log in to continue

Log in

Not a subscriber?


Start a Subscription

Sign up to start a subscription today! Click here to see your options.

Purchase a day pass

Purchase 24 hours of website access for $2. Click here to continue

Day pass subscribers

Are you a day pass subscriber who needs to log in? Click here to continue.


2018 by East Bay Newspapers

Barrington · Bristol · East Providence · Little Compton · Portsmouth · Prudence Island · Riverside · Rumford · Seekonk · Tiverton · Warren · Westport
Meet our staff
Pass The News

CREATIVE CIRCLE TEST ACCOUNT - DISREGARD