Our site doesn’t have a paywall and all of our content and newsletters are always free to read.

Instead, reader support and advertising from local businesses power our locally owned, independent newsroom. If you like what we do, a contribution of $8/month means more than you’d think, and any amount helps.

The Newport Police Department announced on Thursday that there will be temporary closures of the Cliff Walk, south of Seaview Avenue, on March 27th, 29th, and 30th.

Next week, minor Cliff Walk improvements will be completed south of Seaview Avenue (1/5th mile south of Memorial Blvd entrance). The Cliff Walk will remain open during much of the time, however, path closure immediately south of Seaview Avenue is anticipated on Tuesday, March 27th, Thursday, March 29th, and Friday, March 30th, weather permitting. Cliff Walk visitors are encouraged to enter the Cliff Walk at Narragansett Avenue next week until the work is complete. Detour and construction signs will be installed.

William G. Boardman, PE
City Engineer, Department of Public Services
City of Newport
wboardman@cityofnewport.com

 

Ryan M. Belmore

Ryan M. Belmore is the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers. Send questions, tips, and story ideas to Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.