News & Events

Gaudet School Football Field Mosquito Spraying Friday 9/13 3:45-4:15pm
September 13, 2019  – Public Works Department
We are spraying for mosquito control this afternoon between the hours of 3:45 PM and 4:15 PM at the Gaudet football field complex.  As a precaution, for any properties within a 200 foot radius of the complex, please ensure windows are closed and remain inside until 4:45 PM.   David N. Fontes, CEM Facilities Director…


Mosquito Spraying Today-Gaudet Sports Fields
September 13, 2019  – Town Administrator
We are spraying for mosquito control this afternoon(09/13/2019) between the hours of 3:45 PM and 4:15 PM at the Gaudet football field complex.  As a precaution, for any properties within a 200 foot radius of the complex, please ensure windows are closed and you remain inside until 4:45 PM. We thank you for your cooperation.


Chases Lane Closure
September 13, 2019  – Police Department
Chases Lane will be closed to thru traffic on Wednesday, September 18th from 7:00 am till 6:00 pm. The road will be closed between Read Street and Access Highway due to construction. Resident traffic will be allowed.  All other motorists should plan accordingly and seek an alternate route. Thank You.


Information on Septic System Care
September 12, 2019  – Planning Department
The RI Dept. of Environmental Management has created a website with information for homeowners on care and maintenance of septic systems. It can be accessed using this link: http://www.dem.ri.gov/septicsmart  


Traffic Alert Thursday 9/12: Turner Rd Construction from East Main Rd to Wyatt Rd – Expect Closures and Delays
September 11, 2019  – Public Works Department
Traffic Alert Thursday 9/12: Turner Rd Construction from East Main Rd to Wyatt Rd - Expect Closures and Delays


Traffic Alert Wednesday 9/11: Tree Trimming Green End Ave in vicinity of Julia Ct
September 11, 2019  – Public Works Department


Recycling Newsletter, Sept 2019
September 10, 2019  – Refuse Collection Department
1) Bulk Waste Amnesty Day – Saturday September 21, 2019 2) upcoming Eco-Depots: Saturday Sept 14, 2019 in Tiverton & September 28 @ 1st Beach, Newport 3) PAYT user fee 4) Yard Waste 5) Forest Ave schedule change 6) PAYT program promotions 7) Middletown Family Day 8) National Community Survey for Middletown Residents 9) No-cost…


Traffic Alert: Tuesday 9/10 Mitchell’s Lane Drainage (vicinity of #270). Expect delays
September 06, 2019  – Public Works Department
Traffic Alert: Tuesday 9/10 Mitchell's Lane Drainage (vicinity of #270). Expect delays


Traffic Alert Monday 9/9 & Wednesday 9/11: Wapping Road Paving from Riverview Ave to Peckham Ave. Expect delays and detours
September 06, 2019  – Public Works Department
Traffic Alert Monday 9/9 & Wednesday 9/11: Wapping Road Paving from Riverview Ave to Peckham Ave. Expect delays and detours


2019 Motor Vehicle Value Appeal Form
September 04, 2019  – Tax Assessor Department
https://tax-assessor.middletownri.com/assessor-forms/2019-automobile-appeal-form/  


Traffic Alert Friday 9/6: Wapping Road Paving from Riverview Ave to Peckham Ave. Expect delays and detours
September 04, 2019  – Public Works Department
Wapping Road paving is scheduled for Friday 9/6 from Riverview Ave to Peckham Ave. Expect delays and detours.


2019 Paving Schedule: Sept 9th – 20th. Acacia Dr, William Dr, Perry Ave, Reservoir Rd, Peckham Ave, Third Beach Rd, Rosedale Ct and Underwood Ln.
September 04, 2019  – Public Works Department
2019 Paving Schedule: Sept 9th - 20th. Acacia Dr, William Dr, Perry Ave, Reservoir Rd, Peckham Ave, Third Beach Rd, Rosedale Ct and Underwood Ln. Notices have been distributed to residences.


RI Update on Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) as of August 30, 2019
August 30, 2019  – Town Administrator
RIDEM, RIDOH and RIEMA are releasing consolidated messaging in regards to using personal protective measures  (repellent use, long sleeves and pants), smart scheduling of outside activities especially for youth activities outside of peak mosquito times (early morning or dusk hours), At present their have been no reports in our immediate area.  We will continue to…


Short Term Rental Tip Line
August 29, 2019  – Building / Zoning Department
Middletown short term rental tip line now available to report activity related to short term rental nuisances and violations. To report a problem 401-205-8353 or file online safe.hostcompliance.com/tips


Fireworks, food trucks, fire pits and The Ravers
August 26, 2019  – Middletown RI Beaches
Join us at Second Beach for food trucks, fire pits and The Ravers playing on Second Beach Monday August 26, 2019! The event starts at 6:00 PM and fireworks will start 9:15 PM. On August 26, 2019, after 3:00 PM, beach access between path 7 and  Surfer's End will be restricted to allow for the…


Gaudet Tennis Courts closed for repairs Tues 9/3 – Monday 9/23
August 26, 2019  – Town of Middletown
The project is scheduled for 9/3 - 9/13.  The bases will cure 9/14 - 9/22. The courts will be open at noon on 9/23


Townwide Mosquito Treatment completed as of August 20, 2019
August 23, 2019  – Public Works Department
The Town DPW has completed the Townwide Mosquito Treatment as of August 20, 2019. Please contact Tom O'Loughlin at 846-2119 or toloughlin@middletownri.com with any questions.


Fingerprinting Cancelled for Friday August 16th
August 15, 2019  – Police Department
Fingerprinting for Friday August 16th has been cancelled. We will resume fingerprinting on Friday August 23rd between the hours of 9:00-10:00 am. Sorry for any inconvenience.


August 2019 Regular Planning Board Meeting to be Held Monday August 26th at 6pm
August 13, 2019  – Planning Department
The regular monthly meeting of the Middletown Planning Board will be held on Monday August 26, 2019 at 6pm instead of the normal second Wednesday of the month.


Town Hall closed on Monday, August 12 in honor of Victory Day (state holiday); PAYT trash pick up delayed by one day because of Monday holiday
August 08, 2019  – Town of Middletown