News & Events

Library closing at 3:30pm
February 12, 2019  – Library
The Library will close early today due to the storm and road conditions. We will reopen tomorrow at 9:30am. Stay safe!

Special Middletown Zoning Board Meeting Cancelled Tues Feb 12
February 12, 2019  – Town of Middletown
The special meeting of the Middletown Zoning Board of Review scheduled for Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. is cancelled because of inclement weather.  The petition will be heard at the next regular Zoning Board meeting, scheduled for Tuesday, February 26, 2019.

Beach Commission meeting postponed
February 12, 2019  – Parks & Recreation
Due to the forecasted weather, the Beach Commission's February 12, 2019, meeting will be postponed. A make up date will be announced shortly. Please be safe!

Parking Ban Starting Tuesday 12 p.m. thru Wednesday 7 a.m.
February 12, 2019  – Police Department
The Town of Middletown has implemented a parking ban starting on Tuesday, February 12th, at 12:00 p.m. thru Wednesday, February 13th, at 7:00 a.m. There will be no parking on any road in town during this time. Residents and businesses are reminded to clear their sidewalks in accordance with Town Ordinance 94.01.  Your cooperation is…

No Delay for President’s Day trash and recycling collection
February 09, 2019  – Refuse Collection Department
There will no delay in collection due to President’s Day on Monday February 18, 2019. Trash and recycling will be collected on your normal collection day. Here is a link to the 2019 PAYT calendar Please contact the recycling coordinator with any questions.

Comprehensive Plan Map Amendments, Public Hearing March 6th, 6pm
February 05, 2019  – Planning Department

Middletown Celebrates Our Kids Making Healthy Choices
February 04, 2019  – Middletown Prevention Coalition

Early Reminder – Third Quarter Tax Payments
February 04, 2019  – Tax Assessor Department
Third Quarter tax payments are due Monday March 11.

February 04, 2019  – Tax Assessor Department
Senior Exemption forms are due in the Tax Assessor office by March 15, 2019.

Warming Centers Open/Extreme Cold/Winter Weather
January 30, 2019  – Fire Department
The Town of Middletown has 3 locations open as warming centers during the upcoming extreme cold: Middletown Public Library 700 West Main Road Monday- Thursday 9:30AM-8:00 PM Friday-Saturday 9:30AM-5:00PM Sunday 1:00PM-5:00PM Middletown Senior Center 650 Green End Avenue Monday-Friday 9:00AM-4:00 PM Town Hall 350 E. Main Rd Mon - Fri: 8 AM – 4 PM…

National Grid Update-Information Center Moved to MPD
January 27, 2019  – Town Administrator
The warming and information center that was set up at the Gaudet Middle School has been closed. Starting on January 28th at 8:30 am, National Grid will have customer service representatives at the Middletown Police Station (located at 123 Valley Road) for assistance and claim information. Anyone who needs to speak to a customer service…

National Grid Begins Phase 3-Ready to re-light appliances
January 26, 2019  – Town Administrator

Aquidneck Island Gas Low Pressure – Mobile Consumer Resource Zone – Where to go for help
January 25, 2019  – Town of Middletown

Attorney General Neronha Issues Consumer Alert for Residents Affected by Aquidneck Island Gas Outage
January 25, 2019  – Town of Middletown

January 24 – Food Trucks serving meals to those impacted by gas outage
January 24, 2019  – Town of Middletown
In response to the Aquidneck Island gas supply disruption, National Grid has joined with local food establishments to offer lunch and dinner for customers affected by the Aquidneck Island gas service interruption. Binge BBQ, of Newport, will set up a tent for dinner tonight at Pell Elementary School in Newport; FanTex-Mexical Tacos Food Truck will host customers…

National Grid Low Gas Supply Update, Jan 24 – What to do if you need help
January 24, 2019  – Town of Middletown

January 24: Food, meals, list of open restaurants for people displaced by gas outage
January 23, 2019  – Town of Middletown
Please see the following regarding access to food in Newport/Middletown. Please feel free to share this information with your constituents.   January 24: Box lunches are available for pick-up at Gaudet Middle School gym (Turner Road entrance) at 12 noon today on a first-come-first-serve basis.  Special RIPTA buses will be running from the hotels where…

Tues Jan 22: Middletown Library and Senior Center Set Up as Warming Centers
January 22, 2019  – Town of Middletown
Middletown Library is open until 8:00 p.m. tonight. Middletown Senior Center is open until 4:00 p.m. today.    

Update on Gaudet School Warming Center – Tuesday, January 22, 2019
January 22, 2019  – Town of Middletown
Folks who come to Gaudet School (Turner Road entrance) for warming and/or sheltering can expect to find a National Grid representative available to provide hotel vouchers and additional information. If you choose to stay at the Gaudet Shelter, please be sure to bring a pillow and blanket (the shelter provides a cot and a blanket.…

National Grid Restoration Effort on Aquidneck Island Will Impact 7,100 Gas Customers
January 22, 2019  – Town of Middletown
Company will deploy more than 1,000 workers to safely and reliably restore service Contact: 781.907.3980 PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Out of an abundance of caution, National Grid this evening began suspending gas service to 7,100 gas customers, largely in the city of Newport.This interruption in service is due to a transmission supply issue from our natural…