Annual Kayak & Dinghy Rack Lottery Slated for March 4th
NEWPORT, R.I. -- Kayakers and dinghy owners take note: Now is the time to get your applications in for the Newport Harbormaster’s Office annual dinghy and kayak rack space lottery.
Spaces, which will be determined through a lottery system, will be selected with a random drawing scheduled to be held on March 4, at 9 a.m. at the Harbormaster Office, 39 America’s Cup Ave., with all welcome to attend.
Community Asked to help Light up the Harbor this July 4th
City Looking for Donations for Annual Fireworks Fund
NEWPORT, R.I. (Tuesday, February 18, 2020) – Every year, thousands of locals and visitors alike flock to downtown Newport to take in the City’s annual Fourth of July fireworks display.
This year, with the Fourth of July holiday falling on a Saturday, the City is expecting an especially busy celebration and is asking all to get involved in the celebration by donating to the City’s Fireworks Fund.
Newporters Encouraged to Apply for School Committee Vacancy
Deadline for Applications is set at Feb. 21st
NEWPORT, R.I. (Thursday, February 6, 2020) – The Newport City Council is inviting all eligible Newport residents interested in serving on the City’s School Committee to submit a letter of interest in order to be considered to fill a vacancy left by the resignation of School Committee member Kathleen M. Silvia no later than Friday, Feb. 21, 2020.
The City Council is due to receive a letter of resignation from Ms. Silvia at their Feb. 12 meeting, at which time a roughly 30-day period will commence to fill the position as outlined in the City Charter.