parking ban

The City of Newport today announced residents in Newport’s Yachting Village will be required to move their vehicles to off-street parking as City crews continue work to remove near record-breaking snowfall from City streets.

Residents in the Lower Thames and Spring Street corridor are advised that a mandatory Parking Ban will be in effect beginning WEDNESDAY, FEB. 2ND FROM 7 A.M. UNTIL 4 P.M. on the following streets;

·         Webster Street                            

·         South Baptist Street

·         Carey Street                                  

·         Extension Street

·         Narragansett Avenue                    

·         Pope Street

·         Hammond Street                         

·         Howard Street

·         Dixon Street                                  

·         Young Street

·         McAllister Street                           

·         Dennison Street

·         Lee Avenue                                       

·         Brewer Street

·         Dean Street                                    

·         Ann Street

·         Holland Street                                

·         Dearborn Street                         

Please note that the above streets will be closed while work is taking place and vehicles left on the road will be subject to tow.

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He currently serves as Vice President of the Board Of Directors for Fort Adams Trust and on the Board of Directors for Potter League For Animals.

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