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City Of Newport Announces Beginning of Parking Season

The City of Newport announces the beginning of the Parking Season effective May 1, 2016 and continuing through October 31, 2016. Metered parking will be...

Rhode Island Presidential Primary: Where and How to Vote in Newport...

In what could be the most relevant in Rhode Island's history, the Rhode Island Presidential Preference Primary will take place on April 26, 2016. On Tuesday, voters...

PHOTOS: Governor Raimondo and State Leaders Visit set of “The Discovery”...

Governor Gina Raimondo, Senate President Teresa Paiva-Weed (D- 13, Newport & Jamestown), Representative Lauren Carson (D-75, Newport), Representative Marvin Abney (D- 74, Newport &...

Update on Broadway Streetscape Improvements

Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) provided the following update on the Broadway Streetscape Improvements on Friday, April 22nd. "We anticipate finishing the installation of...

City of Newport Cancels Public Hearing on Comprehensive Land Use Plan

The City Of Newport announced on April 21st, and effective April 24th, that the following Public Hearing on Comprehensive Plan Update that was scheduled...

Preview of April 27th Newport City Council Meeting

The following items of business, filed with the City Clerk under the Rules of the Council, will come before the Council at its regular...

House Commission’s Interim Report Details Concerns About Tourism Campaign, Seeks Improved...

A House commission that has been studying the potential for growing tourism through a coordinated marketing effort has issued an interim status report that registers its...

Representative Carson to Host Constituent Event on April 28

Rep. Lauren H. Carson (D-Dist. 75, Newport) will host a constituent meeting Thursday, April 28, at 1 p.m. at the Edward King House Senior...

City Of Newport: Construction Projects for Week of April 18, 2016

The Department of Utilities construction projects that are in progress for the week of April 18th are noted below. Friendship Street Sewer Improvement – Milling...

RI General Assembly Approves Legislation Sponsored by Rep. Carson (Dist. 75,...

With final legislative approval in both chambers today, the General Assembly has approved legislation sponsored by Sen. Frank Lombardo III and Rep. Lauren H....

City Councilor Florez Uses Nextdoor to Seek Feedback From Newport Residents...

City Counilor-at-Large John Florez is seeking community input about the current conditions of Newport roads and how you would like to see the City...

Water Main Flushing to Begin Throughout Newport on April 17th

As part of the Newport Water Division’s ongoing maintenance of the water distribution system, a water main flushing program in designated areas will begin...

Representative Reilly and Portsmouth Middle School Eighth Graders Hold Mock Session...

Representative Daniel P. Reilly (R-District 72 Middletown, Portsmouth) invited Portsmouth Middle School students to the Rhode Island State House on Tuesday, for a mock...

Coast Flood Watch Issued For Newport on Thursday

The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Coastal Flood Watch for the entire south coast of Rhode Island and Massachusetts. This watch is...

Preview of April 13th Newport City Council Agenda

The following items of business, filed with the City Clerk under the Rules of the Council, will come before the Newport City Council at...

Public Hearing Will be Held Regarding Adoption of Newport Comprehensive Land...

The City Of Newport has given notice of a public hearing before the Planning Board of the City of Newport, Rhode Island at which the...

Representative Carson: House Commission Will Study Statewide Tourism Marketing Campaign, Expects...

The following Letter To The Editor was submitted by Rep. Lauren H. Carson (D-Dist. 75, Newport) in response to the recent attempted campaign to roll-out a...

City of Newport Will Host Two Strategic Planning Community Forums

The City Of Newport is invited the public to help shape our city’s future by participating in one of two Public Forums. What are the...

Rep. Abney (D-Dist. 73, Newport, Middletown) Delivers $2,000 Grant to RhodySquash...

Rep. Marvin L. Abney recently presented the RhodySquash organization with a legislative grant of $2,000 to be used for new equipment for the program...

House Oks Representative Carson’s (D-Dist. 75, Newport) Bill to Ban Powdered...

The House today approved legislation sponsored by Rep. Lauren H. Carson to ban powdered alcohol in Rhode Island. The legislation is aimed at protecting Rhode...

Representative Ruggiero (D-Dist. 74, Jamestown, Middletown) Introduces Bill to Regulate Daily...

Representative Deborah Ruggiero (D-Dist. 74, Jamestown, Middletown) has introduced legislation aimed at protecting consumers by licensing and regulating daily fantasy sports games in Rhode...

Agenda for March 23rd Newport City Council Meeting

The following items of business, filed with the City Clerk under the Rules of the Council, will come before the Council at its regular...

Parking Lot at Newport Police Station Will Become Available For Public...

Effective Monday, March 11th parking once again became restricted along Broadway, from Quality Park to Oak Street, through mid-June. Construction will be taking place Monday...

Newport Residents Invited to Join Citywide Tree Awareness Campaign by Lighting...

The Newport Arboretum, Arboretum at Salve Regina, and Newport Mansions Arboretum invite city residents to join an awareness campaign by lighting their iconic beech...

Former NBA Player, Newport Business Owner Will Speak at Annual State...

Two cultures and two patron saints will be recognized by the House of Representatives and Senate tomorrow, Wednesday, March 16, when the legislative chambers...