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Posted on: January 13, 2022

"Bay Passage"

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"Bay Passage" -- A bulk carrier from the J.J Ugland Companies headquartered in Norway heads up the East Passage of Narragansett Bay on Thursday morning. In the background a car carrier vessel begins the voyage out to sea.

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Posted on: January 13, 2022

Town Hall Closed Monday, Jan. 17 In Honor Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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All non-emergency Town offices are closed Monday, Jan. 17 in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The 24/7 Town Hall is always open at 24/7 online. All offices reopen on Tuesday, Jan. 18 at 8 am.

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Posted on: January 12, 2022

Put Litter In Its Place

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Do your part to help Middletown say beautiful and clean. Put litter in its place and carry out whatever you carry in whenever visiting Town properties and parks.

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Posted on: January 11, 2022

Where Am I? -- January 2022

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The included picture was taken recently somewhere in Middletown as part of "Where Am I?" Identify where in an email to WhereAmI@MiddletownRI.com along with your name and hometown.

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 842-6543 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

WHERE AM I? — JANUARY 2022

 

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (JANUARY 11, 2022) – The picture below was taken somewhere in the Town of M...

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Scenes From A Snowstorm

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Pictures taken from across the Town of Middletown during the height of the snowstorm Friday, Jan. 7. Images by Public Affairs Officer Matt Sheley.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: January 7, 2022

School Building Summit Monday, Jan. 10

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Join the Town Council to hear the latest from the Middletown School Building Committee about the future of the schools and grounds Monday, Jan. 10 at 5:30 pm in Town Hall. Those who can't attend can watch online at "Middletown RI TV" on YouTube TV.

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

Stay Up To Date With CodeRED

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Flooding? Storm? Natural gas leak? The Town has you covered with CodeRED for all emergency updates. Register at CodeRED online for the latest free emergency news.

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Posted on: January 5, 2022

Christmas Tree Pick Up Next Week For "Pay-As-You-Throw" Customers

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Those who use the Town's "pay-as-you-throw" curbside trash and recycling program can place their Christmas trees out for collection the week of Jan. 10. Yard waste will also be collected for free.

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

School Building Summit Planned

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The Town Council and Middletown School Building Committee are slated to meet Monday, Jan. 10 at 5:30 pm from Town Hall to discuss the future of the existing facilities and where improvements might be needed.

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CONTACT: Matt Sheley at (401) 842-6543 or msheley@middletownri.com

 

SCHOOL BUILDING SUMMIT PLANNED

 

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (JANUARY 4, 2022) – The Town Council and Middletown School Building Comm...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

File Work Requests With Middletown Helps

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It's pothole season and the Town has a quick and easy way to file a work order through Middletown Helps powered by SeeClickFix. To make any non-emergency work request, visit Helps online.

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

Reminder -- Clean Up After Your Pet

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Picking up after your pet is more than just common courtesy, it's the law. Failing to do so can also lead to quality of life issues and harm our drinking water supply. For more, visit CleanUp online.

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Posted on: January 3, 2022

Middletown Public Library Winter Reading Challenge

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Through the end of the month, the Middletown Public Library is challenging patrons to read at least five books as part of Beanstack's Fifth Annual Winter Reading Challenge.

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Posted on: January 3, 2022

Mask Up

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If you're visiting Town Hall or any local municipal building, make sure to wear a mask. It helps keep you safe as well as our employees. To book a COVID-19 vaccination, go to Vaccinate online.

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Posted on: January 1, 2022

Happy New Year From The Town Of Middletown

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Here's wishing everyone a safe, happy and healthy 2022! Let's all work on making this the best year ever.

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Posted on: December 31, 2021

Town Council Regular Meeting Monday, Jan. 3, 2022

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The Town Council holds its first meeting of 2022, with a number of important items on the agenda. To review the docket, visit Agenda online.

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Posted on: December 30, 2021

Public Works Is Hiring

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The Town of Middletown Public Works department is hiring. Great work environment, pay and benefits with a rewarding, fulfilling job. To apply, visit

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Posted on: December 30, 2021

Middletown Needs Your Help

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Want to get more involved in your community? Step up and volunteer your time to fill an opening on a number of our Town boards and committees. For more, visit Volunteer online.

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Posted on: December 29, 2021

New Year's Holiday Break

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Town offices will be closed Friday, Dec. 31 to celebrate the New Year's holiday. All offices will reopen Monday, Jan. 3 at 8 am. Remember to celebrate smartly and keep all COVID-19 protocols in mind.

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Posted on: December 28, 2021

Short-Term Rental Registration Open Now

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The Town is now accepting registration applications from short-term rental operators across Middletown. For more information, visit STR online.

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Posted on: December 27, 2021

Still Have ARPA Ideas?

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Missed the Dec. 17 deadline to submit ideas for how the Town should use its close to $5 million in ARPA funding? You have another chance to chime in on the process during a Jan. 3 public hearing before the Town Council. Be heard!

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Posted on: December 23, 2021

Must Read Piece About The Mystery Tree At Surfer's End

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A must read piece here by Middletown resident Cheryl Hatch about the mystery tree that appears every holiday season at Surfer's End. Click the image below to read. #MysteryTree #SurfersEnd #HappyHolidays #LiveWorkPlay #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: December 22, 2021

Leash Your Dogs At The Beach

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Help everyone enjoy Second and Third beaches and leash your dog. It's the rule, not the exception. For more, visit https://mdl.town/Dogs online. #DogsInParadise #MiddletownBeaches #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: December 22, 2021

Town Hall Closed Thursday, Dec. 23 At Noon For Holiday Weekend

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In preparation for the holiday weekend, Town offices will be closed on Thursday, Dec. 23 at noon for all nonemergency services. The building is slated to reopen Monday, Dec. 27 at 8 am. Happy Holidays!

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Posted on: December 21, 2021

Laborers Wanted - Come Work For The Town Of Middletown

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Looking for a change? A place where you're genuinely appreciated and make a positive difference every day? Apply with the Middletown Public Works at Laborer online.

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Posted on: December 21, 2021

Sometimes, All You Need Is A Boost

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Appointments are available daily across the state for COVID-19 boosters. Give yourself a better chance to fight back. To book a spot, visit Boost online.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: December 20, 2021

Beach Beauty

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It may be the off season at Second Beach, but that doesn't mean the Sachuest Paint Road beach is any less beautiful.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: December 17, 2021

NOTICE -- Masks Required In All Public Buildings Starting Monday, Dec. 20

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Looking to slow COVID-19 and keep employees, residents and others safe, the Town is requiring everyone in public spaces in all Town buildings to wear face masks starting Monday, Dec. 17. This requirement includes Town Hall and public meetings.

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Posted on: December 17, 2021

Civic Support Applications Open Now

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Do you run a nonprofit located that benefits Middletown and its residents? The Town has an opportunity for you to seek civic support for Fiscal 2023 open now. For more, visit Support online.

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Posted on: December 16, 2021

Get A Last Minute Gift For The Holidays That Everyone Appreciates

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It's never too early to start thinking of summer with a gift certificate for a seasonal pass at Second Beach. Give the gift that everyone wants. For more, visit Gift online.

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Posted on: December 15, 2021

Short-Term Rental Registrations Open Now

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Do you operate an Airbnb, Vrbo or other short-term rental in Middletown? Register at

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Posted on: December 15, 2021

ARPA Deadline Is Almost Here

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The deadline to submit ideas for the Town's use of its close to $5 million in federal ARPA money is Friday, Dec. 17. To file a suggestion, visit ARPA online.

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Posted on: December 10, 2021

One Week To Go With ARPA Idea Submissions

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The clock is ticking down and all ideas for how to use the Town's ARPA funding are due no later than Friday, Dec. 17. To submit a suggestion, visit link. online. We want to hear from you!

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Posted on: December 10, 2021

"Where Am I?" Answer December 2021

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The plaque on the bench at Sachuest Point might be overlooked, but the view from the iconic Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge is not.

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

 

“WHERE AM I?” ANSWER — DECEMBER 2021

 

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (DECEMBER 10, 2021) – The U.S. Department of the Interior reports there are ...

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Posted on: December 8, 2021

The Perfect Gift For The Holidays

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On the hunt for that perfect holiday gift? There's nothing better than a summer worth of fun with a gift certificate for a seasonal pass to Second Beach. For more, visit the Gift link online.

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Posted on: December 7, 2021

Get In On The Conversation About Linden Park

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The Town Council is considering options for Linden Park. One is to redo 141 West Main Road for a community park with a better playground and pickleball courts. The other is for affordable housing. Get in on the conversation at https://mdl.town/Shares.

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Town News and Updates
Posted on: December 2, 2021

Windy Wonderland

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Kitesurfers and windsurfers take advantage of the windy weather off Second Beach Thursday afternoon.

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Posted on: November 24, 2021

The Perfect Holiday Present

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Looking for the perfect gift for the holidays? How about a gift certificate to purchase a seasonal pass at Second and Third beaches. Order now for delivery in time for the holidays. To learn more, visit https://mdl.town/BeachGiftCertificate online.

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Posted on: November 10, 2021

Middletown Helps!

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Looking to file a non-emergency work requests with the Town? Try Middletown Helps, accessible at https://mdl.town/MiddletownHelps or through your smartphone by searching "Middletown, RI" in the SeeClickFix app. All the answers at your fingertips.

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Posted on: November 4, 2021

Pickleball And More Could Be In Store For Linden Park

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Plans are released this week to add four pickleball courts and other amenities to Linden Park. Town Council members say before things move further, they want to hear from neighbors of the West Main Road park.

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

 

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MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (NOVEMBER 4, 2021) – New pickleball courts and mor...

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Keep The Kids Safe

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Halloween is right around the corner and it's never too early to keep safety tips. For more info, visit https://www.safekids.org/tip/halloween-safety-tips online.

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Posted on: October 25, 2021

Right Of Way Sign Installation

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A team with the Town's Department of Public Works was busy Monday, installing new right of way to the water signs from the state Coastal Resources Management Council. The rights of way are important and give everyone access to the water.

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Posted on: October 25, 2021

Setting Aside Funding To Help Save The Beach

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A coastal geologist updates Middletown officials on the status of Second Beach and offers recommendations for the future. Local leaders note the community is already saving for potential improvements down the line.

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

 

SETTING ASIDE FUNDING TO HELP SAVE THE BEACH

 

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (OCTOBER 25, 2021) – Opening the meeting the other night, the Town C...

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Posted on: October 22, 2021

Middletown Is Here To Help

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Have a non-emergency item that needs attention from the Town? Try https://mdl.town/Helps online to address everything from potholes to litter and zoning violations, short-term rentals and other issues.

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Posted on: October 21, 2021

Now You Know

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Most people have no idea how much water flows off a roof in a rainstorm. It matters because runoff can cause flooding and also is the source of our drinking water on Aquidneck Island. For more, visit https://mdl.town/KeepItClean online.

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

Carry Out What You Carry In

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Just because the summer season is over doesn't mean we all shouldn't take care of our beaches. Make sure you carry out everything you carry in to keep Second and Third clean. #SecondBeach #ThirdBeach #LiveSmart #MiddletownRI

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

Beaches Enjoy Another Strong Summer

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Despite less than ideal weather most weekends, the Town's beaches brought in a near record of revenue this summer. Local leaders also continue to applaud the parking arrangements that give residents priority. #SecondBeach #MiddletownRI #LiveWorkPlay

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

 

BEACHES ENJOY ANOTHER STRONG SUMMER

 

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (OCTOBER 20, 2021) – Second and Third beaches did extremely well over the summer of 20...

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Live. Work. Play. Middletown.

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The Town of Middletown offers something for everyone. From beautiful scenic vistas to world-class beaches and recreational opportunities, Middletown has it all. Come and experience it for yourself. #LiveWorkPlay #MiddletownRI #BeautyAtEveryTurn

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Mind The Signs

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When out and about driving, make sure to always take notice of bicyclists and pedestrians and give them the necessary space. Not only is it safer, it helps improve the quality of life around Middletown. #LiveWorkPlay #MiddletownRI #SafetyFirst

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