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Aquidneck Island 6th Annual Rally4Recovery September 9
August 14, 2017  – Middletown Prevention Coalition

August 02, 2017  – Police Department
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                  CONTACT:    Lt. Jason Ryan August 2, 2017                                                                                                       Public Information Officer (401) 846-1144 x7020   MIDDLETOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT AWARDED CALEA REACCREDITATION   MIDDLETOWN, R.I., On Saturday, July 29, 2017 Chief Anthony M. Pesare, Major Ferenc Karoly, Lt. Jason Ryan, Officer Jean Young and Town Administrator Shawn Brown appeared…

July 31, 2017  – Police Department
MIDDLETOWN, R.I., On Sunday, August 6, 2017 a running portion of the Race the State race will be taking place in Middletown.  In order to accommodate the race, the Middletown Police Department will provide traffic control for the event. The race is scheduled to enter Middletown around 7:15 a.m. and should be completed by 9:30…

Red Road Paving Project Public Informational Meeting Weds July 26 at 6pm, Fire Dept Community Room
July 18, 2017  – Public Works Department

RIHEBC Grant Program
July 11, 2017  – Planning Department
The Rhode Island Health and Educational Building Corporation offers financial resources to non-profits for health and education projects and programs. For more information: http://rihebc.com/programs/  

Forest Avenue Playground Closed for Summer
July 07, 2017  – School Department
Due to site construction at Forest Avenue School, the playground will be closed to the public for the summer.

RI DMV launches new computer system; Middletown DMV office closed thru July 12
June 30, 2017  – Town of Middletown
The Middletown DMV offices will be closed Monday, July 3 - Wednesday, July 12.   On-line reservations required July 5 - July 17 for any transactions at a DMV office.   All RI DMV offices will re-open for full services on Tuesday, July 18.   Visit the Department of Motor Vehicles website at www.dmv.ri.gov to…

July 4 to delay trash, recycling and yard waste collection
June 26, 2017  – Refuse Collection Department
There will be a one day delay in next week’s collection following the Tuesday, July 4th, Independence Day Holiday. Trash, recycling & yard waste will be collected on Monday July 3, there will be no collection on Tuesday July 4th, the remainder of the week’s collection will run one day later than normal. Have a…

Middletown Recycling Summer newsletter
June 16, 2017  – Refuse Collection Department
1) Bulk Waste Amnesty Day - Saturday, June 24, 2017, NOT at the beach 2) Yard waste 3) Shredded paper 4) ADDITIONAL MIDDLETOWN NOTICES: A) Follow Middletown online: B) A reminder from the Middletown Fire Chief: C) Beach Information D) Upcoming Middletown events E) Fresh Air Challenge 1) Bulk Waste Amnesty Day - Saturday, June…

Tonight’s “Middletown Appreciation Night” Newport Gull’s game has been postponed
June 16, 2017  – Fire Department
Tonight's “Middletown Appreciation Night” Newport Gull’s game has been postponed due to weather. We will keep you updated as to when Middletown Appreciation Day is rescheduled!

Circulation Supervisor – Vacancy in the Middletown Public Library
June 09, 2017  – Human Resources
Circulation Supervisor - Middletown Public Library. Currently accepting applications. Job posting, job description and employment application available at http://hr.middletownri.com/job-postings

Green End Ave & Aquidneck Ave Intersection Road Closure: Tuesday June 6, 7:00pm to Wednesday June 7, 5:00am (National Grid Gas)
June 02, 2017  – Public Works Department
National Grid will be installing gas main at intersection of Green End Ave and Aquidneck Ave

Fresh Air Challenge, World No Tobacco Day- Middletown Prevention Coalition
June 02, 2017  – Middletown Prevention Coalition
The World Health Organization (WHO) believes every person should be able to breathe tobacco-smoke-free air. May 31st was World No Tobacco Day. Join the Middletown Prevention Coalition in an initiative celebrating World No Tobacco Day until June 9 by taking the Fresh Air Challenge. Middletown’s Smoke-Free Parks, Beaches, and Recreational Areas Ordinance protects the health…

May 31st is World No Tobacco Day- Middletown Prevention Coalition
May 31, 2017  – Middletown Prevention Coalition
"Tobacco not only produces lung cancer in people, but it is a cancer to the lungs of the Earth," Dr. Armando Peruga. To learn more about the costs of tobacco, both human and environmental, please click on the link below. http://www.cnn.com/2017/05/31/health/tobacco-environment-who-report/index.html?sr=fbCNN053117tobacco-environment-who-report1230PMVODtopLink&linkId=38194941  

Memorial Day to delay trash and recycling
May 23, 2017  – Refuse Collection Department
There will be a one day delay in next week’s collection due to the Monday, May 29, 2017, Memorial Day Holiday. Trash and recycling will be collected one day later than normal for the remainder of the week. Please contact the recycling coordinator with questions. Will Cronin 401 824-6519

No VIN checks on Wednesday 5/24/17
May 17, 2017  – Police Department
The VIN check office will be closed on Wednesday 5/24/17.

2017 Re-val Schedule Update
May 15, 2017  – Tax Assessor Department
Work on the re-val inspections will continue on the West Main Road corridor this week. Inspectors will continue their work on Plats 108, 108NE, 108NW, 108SE and 108SW. Inspectors will be out Tuesday through Saturday.

May is Mental Health Awareness Month- Middletown Prevention Coalition
May 12, 2017  – Middletown Prevention Coalition
Did you know that nearly 1 in 5 adult Americans struggle with mental illness according to the National Institute of Mental Health? Where our mental health is concerned, this can mean making the choices we need to make to recognize and understand signs and symptoms of mental health concerns, and seeking help as soon as…

Police Parade Sunday May, 7th Traffic Detour
May 03, 2017  – Police Department
West Main Road, from Coddington Highway to the Newport Town line will be closed on Sunday, May 7th from 9:15 a.m. till 2:00 p.m.  Access to West Main Road from adjacent side streets will also be closed. We will open all roads as soon as the parade is open.

2017 Re-val Schedule (5/2/2017)
May 02, 2017  – Tax Assessor Department
Appraisers from Northeast Re-val will continue their work along the West Main Road corridor. They will be finishing their work on Plats 107NW, 107NE, 107SW, 107SE and 108, 108NW, 108NE, 108SW, 108SE. They will also begin work on Plat 111. George Durgin