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Newport City Council Meetings Schedule

City Council meetings are generally held on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month at 6:30 PM in the City Council Chambers at Newport City Hall, 2nd Floor, 43 Broadway.

Pre-meetings are held at 6:20 PM in the 2nd Floor Conference Room.  During the months of November and December, the schedule may be altered due to the holiday season.

Regularly scheduled Council Meetings for the Calendar Year 2018 are listed below:

January 10 January 24 February 14 February 28 March 14
March 28 April 11 April 25 May 9 May 23
June 13 June 27 July 11 July 25 August 8
August 22 September 12 September 26 October 10 October 24
November 14 December 12

 2018 Council Meeting Dates

Council Meetings and Workshops:   November - December 2018

Council/School Committee Inauguration:  Saturday, December 1, 2018

Council Workshop re Spring Project Potential Traffic Changes - Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Council-Elect Caucus Meeting - Wednesday, November 21, 2018

School Committee/City Council Liaison Meeting:  November 13, 2018

Budget Workshops:  May 1, 2018; May 10, 2018; May 30; 2018 (postponed); June 4, 2018

RIDOT Public Workshop:  Monday, July 16, 2018

Workshop with Newport Waterfront Commission re Harbor Ordinances:  Wednesday, October 17, 2018



The Council's regular Wednesday night meetings are first aired on COX Cable channel 18 at 8 PM the following night and then aired throughout the duration until the next meeting.  Start times are approximate and depend on preceding program lengths. The schedule is listed on COX Cable Channel 17.  For special meetings and workshops, please check the program schedule on COX Channel 17.


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