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Tues Jan 22: Middletown Library and Senior Center Set Up as Warming Centers
January 22, 2019  – Town of Middletown
Middletown Library is open until 8:00 p.m. tonight. Middletown Senior Center is open until 4:00 p.m. today.    


Update on Gaudet School Warming Center – Tuesday, January 22, 2019
January 22, 2019  – Town of Middletown
Folks who come to Gaudet School (Turner Road entrance) for warming and/or sheltering can expect to find a National Grid representative available to provide hotel vouchers and additional information. If you choose to stay at the Gaudet Shelter, please be sure to bring a pillow and blanket (the shelter provides a cot and a blanket.…


National Grid Restoration Effort on Aquidneck Island Will Impact 7,100 Gas Customers
January 22, 2019  – Town of Middletown
Company will deploy more than 1,000 workers to safely and reliably restore service Contact: 781.907.3980 PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Out of an abundance of caution, National Grid this evening began suspending gas service to 7,100 gas customers, largely in the city of Newport.This interruption in service is due to a transmission supply issue from our natural…


Message from National Grid regarding Low Gas Pressure on Aquidneck Island – Jan 21, 2019
January 21, 2019  – Town of Middletown


UPDATE: Current National Grid Gas Outage, affected residents should take action
January 21, 2019  – Town of Middletown
The Town of Middletown, Middletown Fire & Police Department are aware of the current gas outage affecting the residents of Middletown. Currently all town officials are working with National Grid, RIEMA, RI Red Cross. Currently the Gaudet Middle School Shelter will be open at 6:00pm (please use Turner Road entrance) and will remain open until…


Warming Shelter at Gaudet School opens Monday 1/21 at 6:00 p.m. (Turner Road Entrance)
January 21, 2019  – Town of Middletown
The Gaudet Middle School, located at 1113 Aquidneck Avenue, Middletown RI, will be opening at 6:00 pm this evening as a warming shelter for those effected by the National Grid natural gas outage. The shelter will remain open until natural gas service is restored.   ***PLEASE USE TURNER ROAD ENTRANCE***


Parking Ban Saturday 4pm thru Monday 12pm
January 19, 2019  – Police Department
The Town of Middletown has implemented a parking ban starting on Saturday, January 19th, at 4:00 p.m. thru Monday, January 21st, at 12:00 p.m. There will be no parking on any road in town during this time. Residents and businesses are reminded to clear their sidewalks in accordance with Town Ordinance 94.01.  Your cooperation is…


Volunteers needed for Community Project re: Homelessness Count, Wed. Jan 23
January 18, 2019  – Town of Middletown
Local social service agencies are conducting a Point-In-Time Count of people experiencing homelessness in Newport, Middletown and Portsmouth.  The Count will be conducted on Wednesday, January 23, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. at the McKinney's Cooperative Shelter on Meeting Street, Newport (Washington Square).  There will be a training held at the same location on Tuesday, January…


Middletown Celebrates Our Kids Making Healthy Choices!
January 18, 2019  – Middletown Prevention Coalition
It's beginning to look a lot like Project Purple in Middletown! Have you noticed the banners, purple bows, and purple lighting popping up around town? Are you wondering, What is Project Purple? The "Go Purple" movement was founded by former NBA basketball player and recovering addict, Chris Herren, who promoted healthy lifestyle choices and being who…


Christmas Tree Collection
January 02, 2019  – Refuse Collection Department
Christmas trees will be collected the week on January 14, 2019 for all Pay As You Throw subscribers. Yard waste will also be collected at that time. The 2019 Collection Calendar is being mailed out shortly but you can view it online >here<. Happy New Year!


Town Hall and Senior Center closing early on Mon. Dec. 24 at 12 noon; Library closed Sun.-Tues, Dec. 23-25
December 20, 2018  – Town of Middletown
Middletown Town Hall will close early at 12 noon on Monday, December 24, 2018 and be closed on Christmas Day.  Town Hall re-opens on Wednesday, Dec. 26, at 8:00 a.m. There are no meals served at the Middletown Senior Center on Monday, December 24 or Tuesday, December 25.  The Senior Center will close at 12 noon…


Traffic Alert: Road Pavement Markings 12/20 Oliphant Lane, Boulevard & Bliss Mine Rd (Wet Paint)
December 20, 2018  – Public Works Department
Traffic Alert: Road Pavement Markings 12/20 Oliphant Lane, Boulevard & Bliss Mine Rd. Use caution- wet paint


Planning Board Public Hearing on Regulations Amendments, January 30th, 6pm
December 18, 2018  – Planning Department
The Planning Board will hold a public hearing on January 30, 2019 at 6pm to consider proposed amendments to the Middletown Rules and Regulations Regarding the Subdivision and Development of Land. The proposed amendments involve regulations governing Conservation Development, as well as application fees, forms and checklists. Please see the notice below, and visit here  for additional…


TAX APPEALS
December 11, 2018  – Tax Assessor Department
2018 appeal forms are no longer being accepted.


Paving Schedule Update – Wednesday 12/12
December 11, 2018  – Public Works Department
CB Utility Construction starting week of 11/26/18 Revised: week of 12/10/18 Fenner Ave Binder Wednesday 12/12 Boulevard replace road base North Fenner Ave mill binder Vernon Ave Binder Wednesday 12/12 Livinston Pl replace road base Beachview Terr - Top course Wednesday 12/12


Santa’s neighborhood visits 2018
December 10, 2018  – Fire Department
The Middletown Firefighters are escorting Santa around Town again this Year You can follow his live tracker at https://www.facebook.com/Middletown-Fire-Department-116156248480092/  


Annual Tree Lighting, Visit from Santa at Senior Center, Fri Dec 14 6:00 p.m.
December 06, 2018  – Senior Center


Textile Recycling Service Coming to Middletown
December 05, 2018  – Refuse Collection Department
The Town of Middletown is providing a new weekly recycling service for residents that allows clothing, toys, and other small items to be picked up along with regular and other recyclable trash.  Beginning on December 10, Middletown residents will be able to recycle unwanted textiles and small household items simply by bagging them in a…


Paving Schedule Update
December 05, 2018  – Public Works Department
Paving Schedule Update for weeks 11/20 & 11/26 East Coast Construction Start Pavement Date Reardon Dr Tuesday 11/20/2018 Completed binder course 11/19/18 Arruda Terr Tuesday 11/20/2018 Completed binder course 11/19/18 Stockton Dr Wednesday 11/21/2018 Completed binder course 11/21/18 Barton Ln Week of 11/26/2018. Prep work Friday 11/30. Paving Saturday 12/1 and continuing week of 12/3.…


Annual Holiday Toy Drive at Middletown Police Department, Nov 29 – Dec 19
November 29, 2018  – Police Department


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