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Posted on: June 11, 2021

NUWC Division Newport engineer releases his inner child as mentor with Big Brothers of Rhode Island

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

NUWC Employees Win Several Prestigious Awards

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Navy News
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Salute To Summer Concert & Fireworks Returns To Naval Station Newport

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Posted on: June 7, 2021

Videos highlight NUWC Division Newport, New Bedford Whaling Museum partnership

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

News For NUWC Division Newport’s Atlantic Undersea Test and Evaluation Center

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

Governor Addresses NUWC To Mark Memorial Day

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Navy News
Posted on: May 24, 2021

NUWC Division Newport Team Develops New Model For Estimating Abundance Of Loggerhead Turtles

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Navy News
Posted on: May 24, 2021

NUWC Division Newport, Howard University Sign Cooperative Research & Development Agreement

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Navy News
Posted on: May 14, 2021

Retired NUWC Division Newport employees receive Meritorious Civilian Service Awards

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Posted on: May 12, 2021

NUWC Division Newport engineers win medals, team gold, at first PEO-IWS Digital Olympics event

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Navy News
Posted on: May 11, 2021

NUWC Division Newport’s Safety Branch wins 2020 CNO Award for Safety Ashore

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Navy News
Posted on: May 10, 2021

Holocaust Survivor Recounts Experience To NUWC Division Newport Employees

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

NUWC Division Newport employee wins Providence Business News 2021 Business Woman Award

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Navy News
Posted on: April 29, 2021

NUWC Division Newport visual information specialist wins first place in Navy Media Awards

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NUWC Division Newport visual information specialist wins first place in Navy Media Awards

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Navy News
Posted on: April 22, 2021

NUWC Division Newport employee engages workforce through ‘Story Circle’

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Navy News
Posted on: April 15, 2021

NavalX rotational assignment offers NUWC Division Newport engineer new perspective

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Navy News
Posted on: April 13, 2021

2020 Annual Overview highlights NUWC Division Newport successes during a challenging year

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2020 Annual Overview highlights NUWC Division Newport successes during a challenging year

Despite operating under COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division Newport’s workforce accomplished much to maintain the highest le...

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Navy News
Posted on: April 8, 2021

Secretary of the Navy Thomas Harker, US Sen. Jack Reed tour NUWC unmanned vehicle facility

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Secretary of the Navy Thomas Harker, U.S. Sen. Jack Reed tour NUWC Division Newport’s unmanned vehicle facility

Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas W. Harker and U.S. Sen. Jack Reed visited the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUW...

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Navy News
Posted on: April 7, 2021

NUWC Division Newport impact on economy was $1.3 billion in 2020

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NUWC Division Newport impact on economy was $1.3 billion in 2020

The total funded program of the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division Newport reached $1.3 billion in 2020. Of its total operating budget, $611 million was spent by Division Newport i...

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Navy News
Posted on: April 7, 2021

Women’s History Month speaker highlights strong roots, resiliency

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Women’s History Month speaker highlights strong roots, resiliency during NUWC Division Newport celebration

From Army ROTC cadet at Hampton University to commander in the Maryland Army National Guard, Brig. Gen. Janeen Birckhead has proved herself...

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Posted on: March 31, 2021

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MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (MARCH 31, 2021) – Got a problem pothole, troublesome trash or garish graffiti that needs fixing?

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News Flash

Posted on: June 11, 2021

Middletown Police Here To Help

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Middletown Police Patrolman Brendan Behan and CSO Jack Terlisner help a passing motorist with a flat tire Friday afternoon. The two were working a road detail on High Street and offered to lend a hand, showing their true spirit to protect and serve.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Middletown Historical Society -- Bringing The Past To Life

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The Middletown Historical Society is proud to connect today's Middletown to decades and centuries before. Come find out about Middletown's beginnings, where the community has been and how it got there.

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

MIDDLETOWN HISTORICAL SOCIETY – 

BRINGING THE PAST TO LIFE

 

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Report Issues & Get Work Done With Middletown Helps

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Have a pesky pothole or loud short-term rental next door? File non emergency items with Middletown Helps powered by SeeClickFix and get things done around town with a click of a button. For more information, visit https://mdl.town/Helps online.

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

Middletown Police Stand Behind The Middletown High Class Of 2021

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Graduation day for the Middletown High Class of 2021 is Saturday, June 12 at 4 pm from the Gaudet Athletic Complex and the Middletown Police Department is showing its support for the seniors. Go out into the world and do great things!

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: June 10, 2021

If You Bike, Please Wear A Helmet

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Hey bicyclists, accidents happen, so be prepared just in case. Wear a helmet at all times when out on your bike in family friendly Middletown. Enjoy the ride!

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Middletown Night With The Newport Gulls

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The Newport Gulls host "Middletown Night" on Monday, June 14. The ceremony starts at 6 p.m., with first pitch at 6:30 p.m. Fun for the whole family. For more information and tickets, visit www.newportgulls.com online.

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Posted on: June 9, 2021

Middletown Is Hiring Public Safety Interns

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Recently, the Town Council approved the new Public Safety Intern program to help promote public safety in Middletown. Duties include enforcement of town ordinances, focused on parking, the beaches, animal control, short-term rentals and zoning rules.

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Middletown Has A New Budget For Fiscal 2022

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The $76.4 million annual budget represents about a 2 percent increase and delivers a number of new or augmented services from improved fire protection to staff to better handle short-term rentals, among other offerings.

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

FISCAL 2022 BUDGET APPROVED IN MIDDLETOWN

 

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Middletown Shares Open About Old Mill Lane LNG Plans

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Looking for information or have something to say about plans on Old Mill Lane for the LNG facility? Visit https://mdl.town/Shares online for details and to get involved in the conversation.

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Posted on: June 9, 2021

Middletown Fire Supports MHS Class Of 2021

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Graduation is right around the corner and the Middletown Fire Department is showing its support for seniors at Middletown High. Go out and do great things.

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Get Ready With A "Go Bag"

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Hurricane season is upon us and if you're not prepared, it can move fast. Check out www.ready.gov for more information to be ready.

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Posted on: June 9, 2021

Giving The Gift Of Music For Travis

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Travis Swager loved making people laugh and music. After he died unexpectedly last year, his family created the "Make Noise! Music Fund" to help get instruments into the hands of local children. To give, visit gofund.me/7a0fc9fb online.

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

GIVING THE GIFT OF MUSIC FOR TRAVIS

 

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Posted on: June 7, 2021

New Interim Fire Chief In The Wings

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Interim Fire Chief Kevin P. Partridge has 36 plus years of firefighting experience in Massachusetts, including extensive time as chief. He'll start on Thursday, June 10, taking over from Interim Chief Robert McCall, who will remain battalion chief.

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

NEW FIRE CHIEF ON THE WAY

 

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (JUNE 7, 2021) – The Town of Middletown looks to have a new temporary fire chief in the...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Don't Wait! Vaccinate!

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COVID-19 restrictions are lifting as more and more people get vaccinated. Don't wait to get your vaccination. Visit VaccinateRI.org for more information.

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Posted on: June 7, 2021

Book It! Middletown Public Library Supports MHS Class Of 2021

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The Middletown Public Library staff supports the Middletown High School Class Of 2021 as seniors get ready to graduate later this week.

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Posted on: June 6, 2021

It's A Beautiful Middletown Beach Day

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Sunny skies and hot temperatures are forecasted for today, so if you want to make sure you get a parking spot at Second and Third beaches, get there early. For more information, visit https://mdl.town/BeachBasics online.

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Posted on: June 4, 2021

Town Council Regular Meeting Monday, June 7

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The Town Council is scheduled to meet Monday, June 7 to discuss a number of important local issues. None are bigger than the proposed $75.9 million budget for Fiscal 2022, which determines spending for the entire upcoming fiscal year.

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Posted on: June 4, 2021

Stay Safe - Vaccinate

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Even if you haven't gotten vaccinated for COVID-19 yet, it's not too late. Visit VaccinateRI.org online for more information.

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

All The Details Of Middletown Beaches At "Beach Basics"

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The Town of Middletown creates a new "Beach Basics" webpage with answers to all the popular questions about Second and Third beaches and beyond. Visit https://mdl.town/BeachBasics for more information.

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

TRY “BEACH BASICS” ONLINE FOR EVERYTHING 

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

Middletown Senior Center Supports MHS Class Of 2021

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From one group of seniors to another, the Middletown Senior Center supports the Middletown High School Class of 2021.

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

High Street Repaving Starts The Week Of June 7

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Repaving on High Street starts the week of June 7. No thru traffic and delays expected during work. For information, contact contractor CB Utility at 497-5940 or Town Engineer Warren Hall at 418-0413. For details, visit https://mdl.town/HighStreet online.

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

Redevelopment Opportunity Of A Lifetime

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Middletown made Requests For Information live today for part of the West Main Road corridor. Billed as the "redevelopment opportunity of a lifetime," the deadline for submissions is July 1. Visit https://mdl.town/WestMainCoddingtonRFI for more info.

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CONTACT: Ronald Wolanski at (401) 849-4027 or rwolanski@middletownri.com

 

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REDEVELOPMENT REQUESTS FOR INFORMATION LIVE 

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

Come Help Shape The Future Of Education In Middletown

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The Middletown Schools are looking to the future. Come get involved and help shape where education in Middletown is heading for years to come.

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

The Power Of Percussion

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Instructor Jessica Shea gets a group at the Middletown Senior Center moving and grooving using the power of drumming.

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

THE POWER OF PERCUSSION

 

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

We At Public Works Support Middletown High School Seniors Class Of 2021

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After years of hard work, the Middletown High School Class of 2021 is getting ready to graduate on Saturday, June 12 at 4 pm during festivities from the Gaudet Athletic Complex. We at Middletown Public Works salute their spirit, energy and drive.

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Middletown Police Welcome Local Resident To The Force

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Middletown resident Stewart Braman was officially welcomed to the Middletown Police Department this morning during a brief ceremony from Town Hall.

Middletown resident Stewart Braman was officially welcomed to the Middletown Police Department this morning during a brief ceremony from Town Hall. Braman was sworn-in as a police officer by Town Clerk Wendy J.W. Marshall and then congratulated by Chief W...

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Posted on: May 28, 2021

Middletown Senior Center Yard Sale June 12

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Looking to support the Middletown Senior Center and pick up some new and gently used items? Check out the Middletown Senior Center Yard Sale on Saturday, June 12. All proceeds go to helping the Senior Center and our elderly population.

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Posted on: May 28, 2021

Getting Ready For Summer

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A pair of Public Works employees install signage along Third Beach Road near Third Beach this morning in preparation for the opening of the beach season Saturday, May 29. For information about the beaches, visit https://mdl.town/BeautifulBeaches online.

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Posted on: May 28, 2021

An Hour At Middletown High

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Check out all the good that's happening at Middletown High School one recent morning. A behind-the-scenes look at the exciting learning and energy from students and staff. Click on the video link below to take a look.

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Posted on: May 31, 2021

Don't Ever Forget -- Memorial Day 2021

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The Town of Middletown honors all those who served and didn't make it home and those who were left behind. We salute you.

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Posted on: May 27, 2021

Public Hearing No. 2 -- Town Council Considers Cuts To The Proposed Fiscal 2022 Budget

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No clear answers emerged from Wednesday night's public hearing, but one message was heard throughout -- No one wants to spend more than is necessary in Middletown.

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

PUBLIC HEARING NO. 2 –

TOWN COUNCIL CONSIDERS CUTS TO 

PROPOSED FISCAL 2022 BUDGET 

 

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 29, 2021

It's Never Too Early To Prepare For Hurricane Season

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Hurricanes are never too far away during the summer and fall months, so get prepared. For more information about storm readiness, visit Ready.gov/Hurricanes online.

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Posted on: May 27, 2021

In Person Beach Sticker Sales Announced

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In person beach sticker sales for seasonal parking passes are available daily at Sachuest Beach. Come and get your seasonal pass to enjoy the nicest, family friendly beach around. For more information, visit https://mdl.town/BeautifulBeaches online.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Public Works Building Reopens Tuesday, June 1

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With COVID-19 restrictions loosening, the town's Public Works building is reopening Tuesday, June 1. If you're looking for assistance from the town's Engineering, Public Works and Refuse departments, drop by between 7 am-3 pm or visit MiddletownRI.com.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 27, 2021

Every Shot Makes A Difference Against COVID-19

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Yes, things are loosening up as nicer weather is upon us, but that doesn't mean COVID-19 is gone. Make sure to get your vaccination so we can all make COVID-19 a memory. For more information, visit VaccinateRI.org online.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 27, 2021

"Where Am I?" Winner

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Middletown resident Andrea Dwyer was on target with her answer, noting this week's "Where Am I?" photo was taken at the intersection of Coddington Highway and West Main Road. Good work Andrea and keep your eye out for future editions of "Where Am I?"

Middletown resident Andrea Dwyer was on target with her answer, noting this week's "Where Am I?" photo was taken by Coddington Highway and West Main Road, one of the busiest intersections on Aquidneck Island. According to the most recent state D...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 26, 2021

Middletown To Boost Dog Enforcement At Area Beaches

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Middletown Animal Control Officer Greg Gerjets will be out this summer, making sure everyone is following the town's dog ordinances, including walking canines at Second and Third beaches daily from 5-7:45 am only through Sept. 30.

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Posted on: May 26, 2021

Third Beach Boat Ramp Reopened

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Over the past several days, upgrades were done to the boat ramp at Third Beach to make it safer and more user friendly. The work was done now because warmer weather was needed to make sure all the repairs cured properly.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 26, 2021

Surfcasting At Sachuest

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A fisherman surf casts off Sachuest Beach one recent morning. The beach season opens officially in Middletown on Saturday, May 29. To buy a seasonal parking pass, visit https://mdl.town/BeautifulBeaches online.

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Posted on: May 26, 2021

We At Town Hall Support Middletown High School Seniors Class Of 2021

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After years of hard work and effort, the Middletown High School Class of 2021 is getting ready to graduate on Saturday, June 12 at 4 pm during festivities from the Gaudet Athletic Complex. We at Middletown Town Hall salute their spirit, energy and drive.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 25, 2021

Don't Be Too Late! Vaccinate!

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COVID-19 is still a reality. Get vaccinated and take chance out of the equation.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 25, 2021

Summer Is On The Way

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A team with Middletown Department of Public Works was busy installing lifeguard stands this morning at Second Beach, a clear sign that warmer sunny weather is on the way.

A team with Middletown Department of Public Works installed lifeguard stands this morning at Second Beach. No simple operation, each wooden chair must be carried onto the Sachuest Point Road beach by a heavy-duty John Deere truck and put into a deep hole ...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 25, 2021

Where Am I?

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A fun, family-oriented feature intended to get residents and visitors looking a little more at the Town of Middletown, a great place to live, work and play.

Where Am I?

A new feature intended to spur involvement and interest in the Town of Middletown

In this new offering from the Town of Middletown, Internet and social media users are asked to identify the location in the community where the provided photo was ...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Town Offices Closed Monday, May 31 To Commemorate Memorial Day

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All town offices are closed Monday, May 31 to mark Memorial Day.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 27, 2021

Town Trash & Recycling Delayed Next Week Due To Memorial Day

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"Pay-As-You-Throw" trash and recycling collection delayed one day the week of May 31 to mark the Memorial Day holiday.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 24, 2021

Shorebirds At Sachuest

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Shorebirds make their way along Sachuest Beach one recent morning. (Matt Sheley)

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 24, 2021

Work Closes Navy Lot & Third Beach Gravel Lot Tuesday, May 25

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Work to improve the gravel portion of the Third Beach parking lot as well as the Navy Lot will close both facilities on Tuesday, May 25. Both are expected to reopen on Wednesday, May 26. The Town of Middletown apologizes for any inconvenience.

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

Final Public Hearing On Proposed Fiscal 2022 Budget Wednesday, May 26

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Let your voice be heard on the proposed $75.9 million budget for Fiscal 2022 during the second -- and final -- public hearing on May 26. To learn more, visit www.mdl.town/shares online.

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

Public Hearing No. 1 -- Moving Middletown Forward With The Budget

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The Town Council has an extensive discussion about the proposed Fiscal 2022 budget on Wednesday night. but no decisions were made about cuts, additions or other moves. The second -- and final -- public hearing is scheduled for Wednesday, May 26.

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

PUBLIC HEARING NO. 1 – 

MOVING MIDDLETOWN FORWARD WITH THE BUDGET

 

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 21, 2021

There Are A Variety Of Ways To Pay Your Town Taxes

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The Town of Middletown offers a variety of ways to pay taxes in the community, whether it's in person, online or one of our drop off boxes.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 19, 2021

Newport Rhode Races Saturday, May 22

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COVID-19 restrictions are lifting and outdoor activities like the Newport Rhode Races are returning to Town. Please use caution when driving in the race area. For more information, visit https://rhoderaces.com/events/newport/ online.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 19, 2021

Third Beach Boat Ramp Repairs

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For the next several days, the boat ramp at Third Beach will be off limits as JAM Construction performs repairs to the facility at the end of Third Beach Road.

Starting Thursday, May 20, the boat ramp at Third Beach will be off limits. Work to repair potholes and damage is expected to take several days to make the area safer and easier to use as summer approaches. The Town of Middletown will post updates on the ...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Yard Waste Collection On Alternate Weeks

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Regular yard waste collection is another key benefit of being a subscriber to "Pay-As-You-Throw," the most inexpensive and effective curbside trash and recycling collection program in Middletown.

To view the schedule for yard waste collection for "Pay-As-You-Throw" subscribers, visit Collection Calendar online.

To become a "Pay-As-You-Throw" subscriber, visit "Pay-As-You-Throw" Subscriber online.

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

Gaudet Athletic Complex Getting An Upgrade -- At No Additional Cost To Taxpayers

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The Town Council approves a plan to further improve one of the premiere outdoor athletic facilities in the region -- at no additional cost to taxpayers. Work is scheduled to start this summer and finish before the fall sports season.

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

GAUDET ATHLETIC COMPLEX 

GETTING AN UPGRADE – AT NO NEW COST TO TAXPAYERS

 

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 19, 2021

Passes Required For Parking At Town Beaches Starting May 29

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Beginning on Saturday, May 29, passes are required to park at all Town of Middletown beaches. To buy a parking pass, visit https://mdl.town/BeautifulBeaches online.

Starting Saturday, May 29, passes are required to park at all Town of Middletown beaches. From May 29-June 25, passes are required between 8 am-5 pm. From June 26-Sept. 6, passes are required between 8 am-6 pm. To buy a parking pass, visit Beautiful Beach...

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

New Short-Term Rental Officer On The Way In Middletown

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Responding to ongoing dialogue in town about short-term rentals, the Town Council votes to include money in the proposed Fiscal 2022 budget for a new Zoning Enforcement Officer responsible for short-term rentals in town.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

NEW SHORT-TERM RENTAL OFFICER

ON THE WAY IN MIDDLETOWN

 

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (MAY 18, 2021)  The Town of Middletown ...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 18, 2021

Harbormaster Wanted

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The Town of Middletown is on the lookout for its next harbormaster. If you're interested in being on the water all summer, helping people and making Middletown a better place to live, work and play, apply at https://mdl.town/NewHarbormaster online.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 20, 2021

In Person Beach Sticker Sales Saturday & Sunday

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On Saturday, May 22 and Sunday, May 23, from 8 am - 4 pm, seasonal beach parking passes are on sale at Sachuest Beach. For more information, visit https://mdl.town/BeautifulBeaches online. For stickers online, go to https://mdl.town/BeachStickers.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 18, 2021

Middletown Meeting Matters -- May 17, 2021

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The Town Council covered a lot of ground Monday night. For a briefing of some of the activity, check out Middletown Meeting Matters.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

MIDDLETOWN MEETING MATTERS

 

Middletown Town Council

When: Monday night.

Where: Middletown Town Hall, 350 East Main Road.

Absent: Councilman Den...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 17, 2021

It's Not Too Late

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Despite the loosening of many regulations, we're not out of the woods yet with COVID-19. To schedule an appointment, visit VaccinateRI.org online.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 17, 2021

Preserving Paradise

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A group of stakeholders comes together Friday morning to talk about ways to keep paradise forever.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

PRESERVING PARADISE

 

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (MAY 17, 2021) – Over the years, some have commented that Middletown doesn’t have a town cent...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 17, 2021

Middletown Senior Center Reopens

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After closing to visitors due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Middletown Senior Center reopened today better than ever. Drop by weekdays between 9 am and 4 pm to see what everyone is talking about and meet up with friends or make new ones.

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Posted on: May 14, 2021

Town Council Regular Meeting Monday, May 17

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The Town Council holds its second regular meeting of the month, with a number items on the agenda. Those include a discussion of the proposed $75.9 million budget for Fiscal 2022. To participate, visit https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82546974128 online.

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Posted on: May 14, 2021

Piping Plovers Back At Middletown Beaches

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For the 20th season, piping plovers have returned to Middletown beaches. Experts ask people visiting Sachuest and Third beaches to be cautious when walking near roped off areas by the eastern ends of both facilities.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

PIPING PLOVERS BACK AT MIDDLETOWN BEACHES

 

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Get Budget Information At "Middletown Shares"

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The final two videos explaining parts of the Fiscal 2022 budget are available at "Middletown Shares" online. Hear about the Town's public outreach efforts and plans to revamp the track at Gaudet Athletic Complex.

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

Important Reminder About The "Pay-As-You-Throw" Program

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If you use the town's "Pay-As-You-Throw" trash and recycling curbside collection program, don't put your bins out too early or collect them too late. For more information, visit https://www.middletownri.com/250/Refuse-Collection-Department online.

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

Volunteers Needed

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The Town of Middletown is always on the lookout for dedicated volunteers to serve on its boards and commissions. Check out https://mdl.town/Volunteer for more information and to learn, see and hear more about your community.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 12, 2021

Town Council Public Hearings On Proposed Budget Planned

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Let your voice be heard on the proposed $75.9 million budget for Fiscal 2022 during public hearings slated for May 19 and 26. To learn more, visit www.mdl.town/shares online.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 11, 2021

See & Hear What Public Works Has Planned For The Proposed Fiscal 2022 Budget

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"Middletown Shares" has details about plans for new staffing and projects for Public Works along with the big concepts for all things Middletown budget. To check it out yourself, visit https://mdl.town/Shares online.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 12, 2021

Walk Safely

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Make your walks safer by going against traffic and use sidewalks whenever possible.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 11, 2021

Vaccinate!

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Don't forget to get your COVID-19 vaccination. Appointments are available at VaccinateRI.org online.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 11, 2021

Simple Recycling Service Suspended

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Simple Recycling has suspended its curbside collection of used clothing and other textiles. Please seek other donation alternatives.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 11, 2021

In Person Beach Sticker Sales Start Saturday, May 15

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Starting Saturday, May 15, there will be in person beach parking sticker sales for the upcoming summer season.

For more information, visit Beach Parking online. To buy a parking sticker online, visit Beach Passes Online.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 10, 2021

UPDATE: Third Beach Parking Lot Reopened After Painting Work Completed

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UPDATE: Third Beach Parking Lot Reopened After Painting Work Completed
For questions, contact public works at 401-846-2119.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 10, 2021

Stay Focused On The Road, Not Your Phone

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Despite all the warnings, many drivers are paying more attention to their phones than the road. Don't become a statistic and put the phone down when you're behind the wheel.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 10, 2021

Budget Videos About The Beaches And Taxes Online

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"Middletown Shares" has new videos posted about the beaches and taxes. To link directly to the site, go to https://mdl.town/Shares online.

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Posted on: May 8, 2021

All Things Middletown Budget Subject Of Weekend Discussion

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The Town Council meets on Saturday to go through the proposed $75.9 million budget for Fiscal 2022, doing a deep dive into many areas.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

ALL THINGS MIDDLETOWN BUDGET SUBJECT OF WEEKEND DISCUSSION

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (MAY 8, 2021) – Earlier today, the Town Council gathered with va...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Two Middletown Police Sergeants Complete Rigorous Training Program

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Sgt. Timothy Brady and Sgt. Brett McKinnon recently completed a "Command Training Series: First Line Supervisor Course" through The Justice System Training and Research Institute at Roger Williams University in Bristol.

For Release: Contact:

School of Justice Studies/Justice System Training & Research InstituteRWU Baypoint Residence & Conference Center, 144 Anthony Road, Portsmouth, Rhode Island 02871 401.254.3731 • 401.254.3351 Fax • www.rwu.edu...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Remember To Vaccinate

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COVID-19 isn't gone, not by a long shot, so make sure to get vaccinated. For an appointment, visit VaccinateRI.org online.

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

More Budget Videos Online At "Middletown Shares"

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Hear what the Police and School departments have to say today about their budget needs at "Middletown Shares." To link directly to the site and take part in the budget discussion, go to https://mdl.town/Shares online.

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

Employee Spotlight: Keri-Ann McLaughlin -- Forest Avenue School Second Grade Teacher

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Keri-Ann McLaughlin knows exactly why she's in the classroom and has been changing lives for the better every day.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT: KERI-ANN MCLAUGHLIN -- FOREST AVENUE SCHOOL SECOND GRADE TEACHER 

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Town Council Budget Workshop Saturday

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The Town Council is meeting Saturday, May 8 to go over the proposed Fiscal 2022 budget. To watch the proceedings, visit https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86877774139 online.

The Town Council is meeting Saturday, May 8 to go over the proposed Fiscal 2022 budget. To watch the proceedings, visit https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86877774139 online.

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Posted on: May 6, 2021

More Budget Videos Live

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Get in on the conversation about the proposed Fiscal 2022 budget at "Middletown Shares" at the town's website MiddletownRI.com or email town officials directly at Budgets@MiddletownRI.com. Your input matters. Be heard.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Thanks To Our Community Partners

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The Town of Middletown says "Thanks" to Clean Ocean Access and BikeNewport for their work during a recent Bulk Waste Amnesty Day.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Town Adding Transparency, Engagement To Budget Process

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New budget videos just part of the way the Town of Middletown is getting the word out about the proposed fiscal 2022 budget.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

TOWN ADDING TRANSPARENCY, ENGAGEMENT TO BUDGET PROCESS

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (MAY 5, 2021) – The Town of Middletown wants to hear what you have to say abou...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 4, 2021

West Main Road Corridor Redevelopment Requests Sought By Town

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Redevelopment of the former Navy Lodge, West Main Road Recreational Complex, Middletown Public Library and old Kennedy School sites seen as potential new revenue generator and vital to community.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com 

WEST MAIN ROAD CORRIDOR REDEVELOPMENT REQUESTS SOUGHT BY TOWN 

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (MAY 4, 2021) – The Town of Middletown wants to hea...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Middletown Meeting Matters

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Town Council discusses and acts on various local matters.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

MIDDLETOWN MEETING MATTERS

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When: Monday night.

Where: Internet-based Zoom call.

Absent: None.

Of note, the council:

  • Held a moment of silence...
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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 4, 2021

In Person Beach Sticker Sales Scheduled

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Dates for in person sales of seasonal beach parking stickers start the weekend of May 15-16.

For more information about the upcoming beach sticker sales, visit Beach Parking Sticker Sales online.

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Budget Season Moves Into Fast Forward

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The Town Council gets a high-level briefing on the proposed fiscal 2022 budget and learns the preliminary tax rate is $12.48 per $1,000 of assessed residential value compared to $16.81 per $1,000 of assessed commercial value.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

BUDGET SEASON MOVES INTO FAST FORWARD

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (MAY 3, 2021) – The municipal budget season officially shifted into high gear tonight in town....

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Middletown Tree Planting Incentive Program Is Live

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Looking to plant a tree in town and save a few bucks at the same time? Check out the Tree Planting Incentive Program sponsored by the Middletown Tree Commission at https://mdl.town/TreePlantingIncentive online for ways to help beautify the town.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Help Stop The Spread Of COVID-19 Among Our Younger Populations

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The Middletown Fire, Police & School departments are holding free COVID-19 vaccination clinics Tuesday, May 4 & Thursday, May 6 from 10 am - noon at Middletown High School, 130 Valley Road. Second doses administered on Tuesday, May 25 & Thursday, May 27.

If you are interested in receiving your vaccinations at this event or in registering any of your 16+ year old family members, please register via the following link: Middletown High School COVID-19 16+ Vaccination Consent Form.

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Posted on: April 30, 2021

The Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank Has Assistance for Businesses

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Check out https://www.riib.org for more information about the Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank's dynamic programs to assist businesses

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Posted on: April 30, 2021

Town Council Regular Meeting Monday, May 3

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The Town Council is scheduled to sit down for its first regularly scheduled meeting in May. Leading the list of items for discussion include a high-level briefing on the proposed fiscal 2022 budget from town staff.

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Cleaning Catch Basins

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Brendan Bulk and Todd Collins of the town's Department of Public Works were busy Wednesday, cleaning out catch basins in the Forest Avenue area. The work is important to keep Middletown's stormwater runoff clean, reduce flooding and other benefits.

Public works Laborer Todd Collins works the high-pressure sprayer to clean out a catch basin on Forest Avenue near East Main Road Wednesday afternoon while fellow Laborer Brendan Bulk controls the heavy-duty boom that sucks up debris. Typically, sand, dir...

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Middletown, Don't Let Up With COVID-19

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Need an appointment for a COVID-19 vaccine? Visit https://www.vaccinateri.org/clinic/search online.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Enjoying Dunlap-Wheeler Park

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Wednesday was a beautiful day, bringing people from across the country to Dunlap-Wheeler Park on lower Aquidneck Avenue to celebrate the sunshine and daffodils.

Jayaseelan Kumaran takes a picture of his wife Uma and daughter Ekantika in the daffodils at Dunlap-Wheeler Park Wednesday afternoon overlooking Atlantic Beach and the Easton's Point neighborhood in Middletown. The family made the close to two-ho...

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Town Council, Planning Board Meet For Priority Discussion

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Everything from affordable housing to roadwork were discussed, but the Town Council okays seeking cost estimates in one important area -- water quality.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

TOWN COUNCIL, PLANNING BOARD MEET FOR PRIORITY DISCUSSION

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (APRIL 29, 2021) – Water quality is an issue that comes up often in the Tow...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 28, 2021

Town Looks At Getting Local Students More Career Ready

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The Town Council recently approved the new Department for Further Education & Community Service to help make students more "career ready." Now, the discussion begins about whether to fund the department or use existing resources to get the job done.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

TOWN LOOKS AT GETTING LOCAL STUDENTS MORE CAREER READY

MIDDLETOWN (APRIL 28, 2020) – Town Councilman Dennis Turano wants Middletown to take ...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 28, 2021

Middletown Public Library Celebrates Earth Day

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The Middletown Public Library participated in Earth Day last week by handing out dozens of free trees intended to help beautify the community.

Throughout the community last week, Earth Day festivities were in full bloom. Among them were a free tree giveaway at the Middletown Public Library. According to organizer Candise Prewitt, the library teamed up with Neighborhood Forest as part of...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

Outdoor Burn Ban Starts Saturday

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Local ordinances mandate no outdoor burning in Middletown beginning Saturday, May 1. The exception is materials burned in a fire pit or appropriate outdoor fireplace as outlined in Section 91.12 of the town's ordinances.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 27, 2021

Town Council-Planning Board Special Meeting Wednesday

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The Town Council and Planning Board meet on Wednesday, April 28 to discuss issues of local importance.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 27, 2021

Senior Center Makes A Difference

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The Town of Middletown says "Thanks!" to Senior Center Director Arleen Kaull and her lieutenant Chris Johnson for their extremely hard work to help Middletown's most "at risk" populations during COVID-19.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 27, 2021

Pottsy Field Sign Replacement Honors War Hero

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New sign put in today to replace the original one honoring Staff Sergeant Christopher S. Potts.

MIDDLETOWN -- This morning, a crew with Public Works was in the process of installing a new sign at Pottsy Field for the popular softball field at 648 West Main Road. 

The original sign was installed in honor of Staff Sergeant Christopher S. Potts...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 27, 2021

Get Vaccinated!

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According to local officials, COVID-19 numbers are rising among younger people. Book an appointment at VaccinateRI.org to get vaccinated.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 26, 2021

COVID-19 Is Still Here. Stay Vigilant

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Fire Chief Robert McCall reminds us all to continue to Wash Up! Mask Up! Distance! to fight back against COVID-19

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Posted on: April 26, 2021

Middletown Maintains Outstanding Bond Rating Again

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For the second time in the last few months, the Town of Middletown gets good news on the financial front, something that could save the community big money moving forward

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

MIDDLETOWN MAINTAINS OUTSTANDING BOND RATING AGAIN 

MIDDLETOWN (APRIL 26, 2020) – The Town of Middletown has maintained its outstanding bond...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Gaudet Athletic Complex Upgrades Considered

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With Salve Regina University planning to replace the turf field at the Gaudet Athletic Complex this summer, the town ponders doing additional work to the Turner Road facility

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com 

GAUDET ATHLETIC COMPLEX UPGRADES CONSIDERED

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (APRIL 23, 2021) – The Gaudet Athletic Complex looks like it’s in li...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 22, 2021

Dogs In Middletown Webpage Now Live

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Get information on everything dog related in Middletown, in one place for free

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

DOGS IN MIDDLETOWN WEBPAGE NOW LIVE

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (APRIL 22, 2021) – Curious about where dogs are allowed year-round in Middletown or the town&am...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 22, 2021

Middletown, We're Not Across The Goal Line With COVID-19 Yet

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Although the vaccination numbers for COVID-19 are trending in the right direction, state health department data shows the cases are on the rise, so make sure to continue to Wash Up / Mask Up / Distance

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Proposed FY2022 Budget Shows A Modest 1 Percent Increase

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Well aware of the difficulties facing the community as a result of COVID-19, town staff assemble a proposed 1 percent budget increase for fiscal 2022. Now, it's up to the Town Council to decide what's next

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

PROPOSED FY2022 BUDGET SHOWS MODEST 1 PERCENT INCREASE 

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (APRIL 21, 2021) – The Town of Middletown is looking at a modest $7...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Make Sure To Pick Up After Your Pet Properly

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Proper disposal of doggie waste is important, not just from a quality of life standpoint. Dog poo can adversely impact our water supply and cause other environmental problems.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Middletown Meeting Matters -- April 19, 2021

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Various items addressed at tonight's Town Council meeting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

MIDDLETOWN MEETING MATTERS

Middletown Town Council

When: Monday night.

Where: Middletown Town Hall, 350 East Main Road.

Absent: None.

Of note, the council:

  • Opened t...
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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Logan Newest Council Member, Rodrigues Named President, Welch Vice President

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Christopher M. Logan joins the Town Council, with Paul M. Rodrigues named council President and Thomas P. Welch III as Vice President

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

LOGAN NEWEST COUNCIL MEMBER, RODRIGUES NAMED PRESIDENT, WELCH VICE PRESIDENT 

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (APRIL 19, 2021) – Christopher M. Logan is the newest m...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 16, 2021

Get The Scoop About Middletown With Notify Me

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Looking for the latest about all things Middletown? Try Notify Me, one of the new tools available at MiddletownRI.com to keep everyone better informed.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

 WANT MIDDLETOWN NEWS FAST? TRY NOTIFY ME ONLINE

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (APRIL 16, 2021) – Looking for the latest news from around Middletown without even l...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 16, 2021

Indian Avenue Road Work Next Week

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Starting on Monday, April 19, paving will be taking place on Indian Avenue through Friday, April 23 as part of a private project project to underground utilities in the area. Motorists are advised of detours and an amended traffic pattern for the week.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Assistance Available From Commerce Rhode Island For Small Businesses Impacted By COVID-19

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Run a business impacted by COVID-19? Visit https://commerceri.com/reliefgrant/ for potential assistance.

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Town Council Meets Monday, April 19

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The Town Council has a number of big items on the agenda Monday night, led by the appointment of a new council member and receipt of the proposed fiscal 2022 budget

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Refinancing Expected To Save Town Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars

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The Town of Middletown is always on the lookout for ways to save taxpayers money, something an upcoming refinancing of old debt is expected to accomplish

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com 

REFINACING EXPECTED TO SAVE TOWN HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (APRIL 15, 2021) – A move by the town to refina...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Vaccination Rates Trending In The Right Direction

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According to figures from the state health department, the vaccination numbers for COVID-19 in Middletown continue to rise

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Public Works Is Hiring

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The Town of Middletown has multiple seasonal laborer positions open. Apply now at https://mdl.town/Jobs online.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Give A Hoot! Don't Pollute!

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Woodsy Owl makes appearances across the community to urge everyone not to litter and keep the community clean

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 14, 2021

Get In On The Short-Term Rental Discussion

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The Town of Middletown has a new Short-Term Rental Task Force analyzing the issue across the community. To sign up for the group, submit an application to https://mdl.town/Volunteer online.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 14, 2021

The April Edition Of Middletown Today Is Live

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Get the news across the community for April in this month's edition of the town's newsletter Middletown Today

Click on this link to view the April edition of Middletown Today

Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 13, 2021

Early Online Beach Parking Sticker Sales Off To A Strong Start

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In a day and a half, the Town of Middletown has sold more than 700 seasonal beach stickers to park at Sachuest and Third beaches. To buy your own sticker, visit https://mdl.town/BeachStickers online.

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Posted on: April 12, 2021

Middletown Keeps Busy With Legislators

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Over the past few weeks, Middletown has welcomed legislators from across the region to discuss issues of mutual importance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com 

MIDDLETOWN KEEPS BUSY WITH LEGISLATORS

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (APRIL 12, 2021) – The Town of Middletown has been a pretty popular place recently with state...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Above Ground Utility Lines, Poles Coming Down

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As part of a private partnership, the above ground utility lines along parts of Third Beach Road and Indian Avenue are being removed

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

 ABOVE GROUND UTILITY LINES, POLES COMING DOWN

 MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (APRIL 9, 2021) – Above ground utility lines on parts of Third Bea...

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Power Is Out At The Library

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UPDATE: The power outage has been corrected and the Middletown Public Library opened on schedule Friday morning.

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Put The Phone Down While Driving

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Distracted driving isn't only dangerous, it's illegal. Put the phone down while you're at the wheel.

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Online Beach Parking Sticker Sales Start Monday

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For the first time ever, the Town of Middletown is selling beach parking stickers online to help ease lines and reduce crowding.

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CONTACT: Will Cronin at 401-842-6519 or wcronin@middletownri.com

ONLINE BEACH PARKING STICKER SALES START MONDAY

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (APRIL 8, 2021) – Sales of seasonal passes to Sachuest and Third beaches start online Monday, April 12.&am...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Try Community Calendar To Get The Word Out

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A new "Community Calendar" is featured as part of the Town of Middletown's new MiddletownRI.com website

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com 

TRY COMMUNITY CALENDAR TO GET THE WORD OUT

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (APRIL 7, 2021) – Have a special event in Middletown and looking to get the wor...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Pay-As-You-Throw Reminder

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Remember, all Pay-As-You-Throw users need yellow refuse bags to guarantee your trash will be collected each week.

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Posted on: April 6, 2021

Middletown Creates A Task Force To Study Short-Term Rentals

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The Middletown Town Council creates a new task force to study short-term rentals.

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com 

MIDDLETOWN CREATES A TASK FORCE TO STUDY SHORT-TERM RENTALS

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (APRIL 6, 2021) – The Town of Middletown has a new ta...

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Posted on: April 6, 2021

Middletown Is Hiring

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The Town of Middletown has jobs that need to be filled. Apply now!

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Middletown Meeting Matters

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Middletown Town Council meeting results from Monday night

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com 

MIDDLETOWN MEETING MATTERS

Middletown Town Council

When: Monday night.

Where: Town Hall, 350 East Main Road.

Absent: Barbara A. VonVillas.

Of note, the c...

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Council Sets Process To Fill Vacancy

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Town Council sets process to fill vacancy on the town's top elected body

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

COUNCIL SETS PROCESS TO FILL VACANCY  

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (APRIL 5, 2021) – The Town Council is drawing off the results of the November 2020 el...

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Posted on: April 6, 2021

Keep It Clean, Middletown

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Litter is everyone's problem. And it's not just unsightly, but can cause real environmental issues that cost you money.

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Keep The Needle Pointed In The Right Direction

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COVID-19 vaccination rates continue to rise in Middletown

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Yard Waste collection update

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Participants in the town's Pay-As-You-Throw curbside trash & recycling collection program get weekly yard waste collection during the month of April.

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Posted on: April 2, 2021

Town Hall Update

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Updated availability of Town Hall, starting Monday, April 5

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

Middletown Police Department Undergoing CALEA Review

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The Middletown Police Department is undergoing an independent, third-party review by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies. As part of the effort, employees and community members are invited to offer feedback.

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

Revaluations Up In Middletown

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“This week, ‘The Wall Street Journal’ reported that home values are increasing the fastest pace in 15 years and that national values increased by nearly 12 percent over the past 12 months alone.”
-- Tax Assessor George Durgin.

REVALUATIONS UP IN MIDDLETOWN

For Immediate Release

Contact: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (APRIL 1, 2021) – So, the assessment on your residential property went up during the recent property revaluation...

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Posted on: March 26, 2021

Welcome to the New MiddletownRI.com

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Our old website was in need of an overhaul. Here are the results of a six-month project to redo MiddletownRI.com, designed to make the site more user friendly and intuitive for everyone and showcase what a great place Middletown is to live, work and play.

WELCOME TO THE NEW MIDDLETOWNRI.COM

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (MARCH 31, 2021) – For the past decade plus, the Town of Middletown’s website had a particular look and feel that made it dated and less user- friendly.

While MiddletownRI.com did the ...

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Middletown Helps Live!

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Got a problem pothole, troublesome trash or garish graffiti that needs fixing? The Town of Middletown has an app that can help 24/7 and makes the job easy for everyone.

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 712-2221 or msheley@middletownri.com

MIDDLETOWN HELPS NOW LIVE

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (APRIL 13, 2021) – Got a problem pothole, troublesome trash or garish graffiti that needs fixing?

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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