News & Events

State Police Hotline to Report Large Parties, Crowds
August 06, 2020  – Town of Middletown
Residents and businesses may call the Crush COVID Task Force to report large social gatherings that violate current safe practices for groups.  The State Police has a dedicated phone number – 401-764-5554 – for anyone to report large parties or crowds that do not comply with social distancing requirements or mandatory face coverings.   Violations are…


Post Storm Debris Pick Up – August 5 – 21, 2020
August 05, 2020  – Public Works Department
The Department of Public Works will collect tree limbs and branches (2” diameter or larger) that have fallen in the Town’s right-of-ways August 5-14, 2020. Residents are also permitted to bring tree limbs and branches from their properties to three feet off the edge of the road for Town collection.  DPW employees will not enter…


Town Business Update August 2020: find out what going on around town
August 03, 2020  – Town Administrator
https://town-administrator.middletownri.com/town-business-updates-august-2020/


Tropical Storm Isaias Update: Middletown Beaches Closed Tues August 4 through noon on Wed August 5
August 03, 2020  – Town of Middletown


Aug 8 Bulk Waste Event
August 03, 2020  – Refuse Collection Department
1) Bonus Bulk Amnesty Day – Saturday August 8, 2020 2) Electronic waste 3) Recycling 4) Yard Waste 5) Follow Middletown online 1)  BONUS Bulk Waste Amnesty Day – Saturday August 8, 2020 The July 28 bulk event was hugely popular and we were not able to get everyone who wanted to participate in, so…


Restore RI Small Business Grant Program
July 30, 2020  – Planning Department
The State has announced the Restore RI Small Business Grant Program, which will begin accepting applications on August 3rd. Eligible businesses can receive grants of up to $15,000. Please visit the program website here  for additional information. Additional COVID resources are available here.


Beginning Saturday July 25, Middletown Beach Parking Restricted Until 6:00 – must have season pass sticker
July 24, 2020  – Town of Middletown


MLK Food Pantry visits Oxbow Farms on Thursday, July 30, 12:00 – 1:45 p.m.
July 24, 2020  – Town of Middletown


Post-storm Street Sweeping begins the week of July 27, 2020 – schedule posted online
July 22, 2020  – Public Works Department
Due to the rain storm event on July 14, 2020, that flooded town streets with debris, sand and rocks, the Middletown's Department of Public Works will be sweeping town streets over the next two weeks beginning on Monday, July 27, beginning with the areas prioritized because of proximity to drinking water supply.  The schedule is…


Travel Advisory: Miantonomi Ave (betw Boulevard & Green End Ave) closed for repairs Thursday July 23 7:00 am -4:00 pm. Drivers should seek alternate routes, expect delays
July 22, 2020  – Public Works Department


Special Town Council Budget Meeting on Monday July 27 at 6:00 p.m.: Second Public Hearing and Levy Resolution
July 21, 2020  – Town of Middletown


Recycling Newsletter, Summer 2020 Edition
July 16, 2020  – Refuse Collection Department
1) Bulk Waste Amnesty Day – Friday, July 24, 2020 2) Recycling 3) Yard Waste 4) Collection Delays 5) Follow Middletown online 1)  Bulk Waste Amnesty Day – Friday, July 24, 2020 Middletown’s Bulk Waste Amnesty Day is open to residents participating in the PAYT program, the event will run from 8:00 a.m. through 1:00…


Storm Debris Pickup – week of July 20, 2020
July 15, 2020  – Public Works Department
The Department of Public Works will collect tree limbs and branches (2” diameter or larger) that have fallen in the Town’s right-of-ways the week of July 20, 2020. Residents are also permitted to bring tree limbs and branches from their properties to three feet off the edge of the road for Town collection.  DPW employees…


Traffic Advisory: Green End Avenue Closed for Repairs (from Aquidneck Ave to Miantonomi Ave) until Friday July 17
July 15, 2020  – Public Works Department
Heavy rains on Tuesday, July 14, damaged sections of Green End Avenue from the intersection with Aquidneck Avenue to Valley Road, and from Valley Road to the intersection with Miantonomi Avenue.  The Middletown Department of Public Works has closed the two sections of Green End Avenue to through traffic until Friday, July 17 in order…


Special Town Council Budget Meeting on Thurs July 16 at 6:00 p.m.
July 15, 2020  – Town of Middletown


RIDOT Pell Ramps Project Phase I: Improvements to Coddington Highway, JT Connell Highway
July 14, 2020  – Public Works Department


How is Your Economic Well-Being? Fill Out a Local Business Confidence Survey or a Consumer Confidence Survey
July 09, 2020  – Town of Middletown
The Town of Middletown and other Newport County municipalities have coordinated a monthly survey for area businesses and residents with the regional development agency Connect Greater Newport.  Please consider filling out one or both surveys to provide local officials with valuable data on how best to assist the reopening of Newport County's economy during this…


Special Town Council Budget Meeting Monday, July 13 at 6:00 p.m.
July 08, 2020  – Town of Middletown


Town Business Updates July 6, 2020
July 07, 2020  – Town of Middletown
https://town-administrator.middletownri.com/town-business-updates/


Middletown & Portsmouth Police Departments announce “Operation Safe Summer”
July 07, 2020  – Police Department