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Columbus Day to delay collection for trash, recycling and yard waste
October 02, 2018  – Refuse Collection Department
There will be a one day delay in next week’s collection due to the Columbus Day Holiday on Monday October 8, 2018. Trash, recycling and yard waste pick up will happen one day later than normal for the entire week.

NOTICE: New Parking Ordinance Regarding Boats and Boat Trailers
September 27, 2018  – Police Department
Please ensure that your boats and boat trailers are in compliance with the new ordinance. Enforcement efforts are currently in effect. Thank you.

Atlantic Beach TIF District Public Hearing, Oct. 15th, 7pm
September 27, 2018  – Planning Department
The Town is considering adopting a tax increment financing (TIF) district covering the Atlantic Beach District. The Town Council will hold a public hearing to discuss and receive input on the proposal during its October 15th regular meeting. A link to the public notice, which includes a description of the boundaries of the proposed district,…

Middletown Prevention Coalition and Islanders Committed sponsor Molly Kennedy, “Creating the Champion Within”
September 25, 2018  – Middletown Prevention Coalition
The Middletown Prevention Coalition and Islanders Committed, a group of Middletown students committed to hosting health and wellness programs for their peers to enhance academic, athletic and personal performance, is sponsoring this year’s Kick-Off assembly to begin the year on positive note. Molly Kennedy, a nationally acclaimed motivational youth speaker, triathlete and author will speak…

Traffic Alert: Pavement Markings (Yellow & White Lines) Wednesday 9/19 from 9pm-4am Townwide
September 19, 2018  – Public Works Department
The Town will be performing Pavement Markings (yellow & white lines) on Wednesday Sept 19 from 9p-4am townwide. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please contact Middletown DPW at 846-2119 with questions or concerns.

RIDOT Aquidneck Ave. Intersections Public Meeting Rescheduled to Oct. 2nd, 6pm
September 17, 2018  – Planning Department
Oct. 2nd meeting flier NOTICE Public Informational Meeting Aquidneck Ave. Intersection Improvements   The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) and the Town of Middletown invite members of the community to a public informational meeting on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 6 PM, to learn more about proposed intersection improvements along Aquidneck Avenue.  The construction…

Sept. 19th Aquidneck Ave. Intersections Public Info. Meeting CANCELLED
September 13, 2018  – Planning Department
NOTICE Public Informational Meeting Cancellation Aquidneck Ave. Intersection Improvements   Please be advised that the public informational meeting scheduled for September 19th at 6pm at Middletown Town Hall for the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) to present proposed intersection improvements along Aquidneck Avenue has been rescheduled to October 2nd at 6pm. Please visit…

Postponed! Middletown Prevention Coalition to Celebrate 10th Annual Family Day! Oct 5th 5:00-9:00pm at Second Beach
September 10, 2018  – Middletown Prevention Coalition
POSTPONED! Our rain date is October 5th. Middletown Prevention Coalition celebrates 10th Annual Family Day! ¡NEWS!   Patrick Little of WPRI will be our celebrity Sand Castle Competition judge! Family Day is a national prevention movement to inform families about the importance of parental engagement. Family Day celebrates the simple, everyday things parents do with their…

Recycling Newsletter, Sept 2018
September 07, 2018  – Refuse Collection Department
Good afternoon, I hope this email finds you doing well, please take a moment to briefly read the following: 1) Bulk Waste Amnesty Day - Saturday, September 22, 2018 2) PAYT User Fee 3) Eco-Depot Sept 29 at 1st Beach in NEWPORT 4) Yard Waste 5) Middletown Events & Information 6) Follow Middletown online 1)…

Aquidneck Island Rally 4 Recovery, 8 September 12:00-4:00pm Pottsy Field
September 06, 2018  – Middletown Prevention Coalition
Each September, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration sponsors National Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders, and celebrate the individuals living in recovery. In observance of the 29th National Recovery Month, the Aquidneck Island Rally 4 Recovery will celebrate people from all walks of life as…

Making Government Work in Middletown
August 30, 2018  – Library
The Middletown Public Library will be presenting a series of workshops entitled “Making Government Work in Middletown.”  The workshops will provide an opportunity to learn more about the governing framework of the Middletown community and the various activities that support the town. The six workshops to be conducted on Thursday evenings from 6:00 to 7:30…

School supply drive
August 27, 2018  – Police Department

2018 Tax Appeal Forms
August 27, 2018  – Tax Assessor Department
2018 Appeal forms are now available using the link below or in the tax assessor office. Appeals of real estate and tangible property values may be submitted no earlier than September 10, 2018 and no later than December 10, 2018. 2018 Real/Tangible Property Appeal Form Appeals of motor vehicle values must be submitted by October 19,…

Fires, Food Trucks and Live Music Series extended!
August 24, 2018  – Middletown RI Beaches
We have had some great events at the beach this summer and we will continue with two more: On Monday August 27, 2018, the New 40 will play from 6:00PM to 9:00PM, the weather looks like it will be fantastic! On Monday September 3, 2018, we close out the summer season with the Travis Colby…

cancelled: Overdrive Digital Bookmobile visit to Middletown Public Library
August 23, 2018  – Library
The Bookmobile's visit today to the Middletown Public Library is cancelled due to a mechanical failure in CT while it was making its way to RI. There is no alternate date at the present. Thank you for your support and understanding. 

Bonfires and Fireworks Postponed to 8/19
August 19, 2018  – Middletown's 275th Anniversary
Middletown 275th Bonfires and Fireworks for Saturday, August 18th has been postponed. Come join us at Second Beach, Sunday night, August 19th at 6:00pm for bonfires and food truck concessions and then at 9:00pm for a fantastic fireworks display.

Rain delay: 275th Anniversary Fireworks and Bonfires Rescheduled to Sunday August 19
August 18, 2018  – Town of Middletown
The Town's bonfire and fireworks event to celebrate its 275th anniversary is rescheduled to Sunday, August 19 at Sachuest (Second) Beach.  Mobile food concessions will be available at 6:00 p.m.  Bonfires will be lit at 6:00 p.m.  Fireworks will be launched at 9:00 p.m.

Free Shuttle for Founders’ Day 275
August 17, 2018  – Middletown's 275th Anniversary
Free shuttle service will be provided by Viking Tours from the Middletown Senior Center to Paradise Park throughout the day. Parking for the evening events will be available at the Second Beach Parking Lot.

Founders Day 275 Schedule of Events
August 13, 2018  – Middletown's 275th Anniversary
Saturday, August 18, 2018 PARADISE PARK—11AM TO 5PM Opening Ceremony—11:00am Navy Band Northeast—11:00am Middletown Compact Viewing 12:00-1:00pm Boyd Mill Running Newport Artillery Company Artisans Festival Historic Exhibits Children’s Activities Live Music and Food Trucks SECOND BEACH– 6:00PM TO 10:00PM Live Music by Ben O’Connor—6:00-9:00pm Food Trucks Youth Activities & Games Bon Fires Fireworks Display RI…

VJ Day to delay trash and recycling collection
August 13, 2018  – Refuse Collection Department
There will be a one day delay in this week’s collection following Monday’s VJ Day Holiday on August 13, 2018. Trash and recycling will be collected one day later than normal for the week. Contact the Recycling Coordinator with any questions.  

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