News & Events

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

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

Town Council Meeting on Monday, July 6; budget review starts at 5:00 p.m., regular meeting at 7:00 p.m.
July 01, 2020  – Town of Middletown
The following items of business, having been filed with the Town Clerk under the Rules of the Council, will come before the Council at a regular meeting to be held on  Monday, July 6, 2020 Budget Review at 5:00 P.M.; Regular Meeting at 7:00 P.M  - Said meeting will be conducted by telephone conference call/ webinar, in accordance…

Town Hall closed Fri July 3, trash pickup for PAYT customers on Friday as usual (no delay)
July 01, 2020  – Town of Middletown

Middletown Public Library Phase III Expanded Service Hours
June 30, 2020  – Town of Middletown

2020 Mosquito Treatment Program is underway now
June 30, 2020  – Public Works Department
Commencing Monday June 29, 2020 the Town of Middletown will be treating all Drainage Catch Basins with a 90 Day Mosquito Treatment in accordance with RIDEM Guidance. Mosquitoes are a nuisance that impact quality of life, and they also can carry diseases, such as Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) or West Nile Virus (WNV). View RIDOH's website at for more…

Sign up now for the online 2020 Summer Reading Challenge at Middletown Public Library
June 26, 2020  – Town of Middletown
June 26, 2020 Register, Read, Log, and Win Prizes!   Sign up now for the online 2020 Summer Reading Challenge at Middletown Public Library There are three categories: children’s, teens, and adults. Register yourself or your whole family. It’s easy and fun plus there are weekly prizes. More information can be found on the library’s…

Traffic Alert: Turner Rd Closed (Wyatt Rd to Green End Ave) June 24-26, June 29-Jul 3. Local traffic only.
June 23, 2020  – Public Works Department
Traffic Alert: Turner Rd Closed (Wyatt Rd to Green End Ave) June 24-26, June 29-Jul 3 for road construction

MLK Mobile Pantry Distributes Food at Two Middletown Locations on June 25
June 22, 2020  – Town of Middletown
On Thursday, June 25, the Martin Luther King Center will distribute food at two Middletown locations.  Food will be distributed to residents from 12:00 noon to 12:45 p.m. on Ludlow Terrace near the entrance to Calvary Baptist Church, 4 Ludlow Terrace.  From 1:30 – 2:15 p.m., food will be distributed at Oxbow Farms apartment complex…

How Middletown Residents May Declare Their Candidacy for Local Office June 22-24
June 19, 2020  – Town Clerk / Voter Registration
The Town of Middletown is reminding all Middletown residents interested in running for local office in the upcoming November election that they must file a Declaration of Candidacy with the Town’s Board of Canvassers between Monday, June 22 and Wednesday, June 24.  Filing a Declaration of Candidacy is the first step candidates need to take…

Tax Preparation Available Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9am – 12pm through July 30, 2020
June 19, 2020  – Senior Center
The Middletown Senior Center and AARP have planned a tax drop off at the Middletown Senior Center, 650 Green End Road, Middletown, RI. The drop off will start immediately and take place every Tuesday and Thursday from 9am to 12 pm through July 30, 2020. No one may enter the building during the drop off,…

Municipal and Probate Court Appearance in time of COVID-19
June 19, 2020  – Town Clerk / Voter Registration
Beginning in June, Municipal Court and Probate Court are taking place in the Town Council Chambers.  Anyone with a court date who is scheduled to appear before the judge is asked to: use the east entrance near the ADA doors on the back right side of the building; wear a cloth face covering; observe strict…

Public Participation in Virtual Open Meetings: How to request to speak at Town Council Meetings
June 18, 2020  – Town Clerk / Voter Registration
Any person not a member of the Council, desiring to address the Council concerning a matter on the docket of the Council, not the subject of a Public Hearing, shall submit a written request to the Town Clerk stating the matter upon which he or she desires to speak.  Persons are permitted to address the…

Proposed Budget FY2021 submitted, available online now
June 18, 2020  – Town of Middletown
The Middletown town administrator has submitted the proposed budget ordinance to the town clerk by the June 15 deadline. This document, available on the town website, summarizes anticipated revenues and expenses for the town’s four major funds. Later this month, town officials will release the annual budget book consisting of nearly 300 pages of information…

Middletown Police Department’s K9 Tex to Get Donation of Body Armor
June 13, 2020  – Town of Middletown
Middletown Police Department’s K9 Tex will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Tex’s vest is sponsored by Robert Romano of Couto Bros. Moving and Storage of Warwick, RI and will be embroidered with the sentiment “This gift of protection provided…

Agenda for Town Council meeting on June 15, 2020
June 12, 2020  – Town of Middletown

Curbside Pick Up of Bulk Waste Items is available again
June 09, 2020  – Town of Middletown
As of June 1, curbside pick up of bulk waste items is again available to Pay As You Throw (PAYT) customers.  Customers buy a sticker from the town's Refuse & Recycling program, then schedule a time for Republic Services to pick up the item at their home.  Bulk waste is collected the 1st and 3rd…

Middletown High School Graduation online June 6 at 11:45 A.M.
June 05, 2020  – Town of Middletown
Please join us in celebrating Middletown’s graduation Class of 2020 tomorrow, Saturday, June 6th, 2020 by following this link. We are proud of our Seniors! Your website link for the virtual ceremony is here. Share proudly!