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Stock image of an indoor shooting range. Two are proposed to be licensed in Tiverton.

Shooting range hearing on Monday; three council candidates state views, most decline

Shooting range hearing on Monday; three council candidates state views, most decline

TIVERTON — Of three candidates (out of 12 running) for Town Council, who responded to survey questions about licensing two specific indoor shooting ranges in town, two candidates supported the licensing of both organizations that had applied, and one split his vote, favoring the licensing of one, but not the other. The remaining nine candidates

A shooter takes aim at a target. Photo appeared in a Sakonnet River Outfitters Facebook invitation to the first annual pumpkin shoot, held at the quarry last fall.

Brayton Road quarry gunfire worries some Tiverton neighbors

TIVERTON — First came a “motocross park,” now it’s gunshots that neighbors say they’re hearing from a former quarry at 691 Brayton Road. Town officials say they’re looking into the matter. “I hear it from where I live,” said Town Councilor Bill Gerlach, who lives half a mile away on King Road near Brayton Road.

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