The Department of Public Service's Engineering Division is responsible for the following:
- Excavation/Physical Alteration Permit Administration *
- Obstruction Permit Administration *
- Curb Cut (driveway) Application Administration in close cooperation with Zoning *
- Transportation Project Management: roads, sidewalks, traffic lights, road striping, and signage **
- Seawall Infrastructure Project Management **
- Bridge Infrastructure Project Management **
- Traffic Signage and Roadway Striping Maintenance
- City Infrastructure Archival Information Management including Plans and Survey
- Interdepartmental Traffic Committee (ITC) member
The Engineering Division office is located on the 3rd floor of the Newport City Hall, 43 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840.
Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org should you have any road construction or traffic maintenance questions.
* Please see Applications & Forms page for permit applications, permit policy, Citizens Concern Requests, and Engineering Specifications and Details.
** Please see Construction Notices page for our latest project updates.