News & Events

Classical Guitar Music Program
January 02, 2013  – Library
Please join us on Sunday, 1/6, at 2PM for an afternoon of classical guitar music with the M-D Guitar Duo. As always, admission is free.

Christmas Tree Collection
January 02, 2013  – Refuse Collection Department
Happy New Year!Christmas trees will be collected the week of January 7th for residents using the PAYT program. Trees must be free of decorations (including tinsel) and not inside plastic or mesh bags. Yard waste may also be placed out for collection.Please leave a trash or recycling cart out with your Christmas tree to show…

Town Office Hours – December 24th
December 24, 2012  – Town of Middletown
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Tax Collection Policy
December 24, 2012  – Finance Department
For Tax Collection Policy information visit the Finance Department page, Tax Collections/Collection Policy

Naval Station Newport to Perform Test of Public Address System on Wed Dec 19, 2012
December 19, 2012  – Police Department
The Naval Station Newport will test their Public Address System today at noon. Shown below is the message which will play over the loudspeaker:                                                                 ATTENTION NAVAL STATION NEWPORT!                                                                     EXERCISE! EXERCISE! EXERCISE!                                                                               "KLAXON" tone                                                                               LOCKDOWN!                                                                               LOCKDOWN!                                                                               "KLAXON" tone                                                                    EXERCISE! EXERCISE! EXERCISE!  (A Klaxon tone sounds like something…

AG Kilmartin Warns Homeowners of Deceptive Solicitation for Deed and Property Profile
December 18, 2012  – Police Department
From the Office of the Attorney General Peter Kilmartin After receiving reports of deceptive solicitations sent to homeowners, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is warning Rhode Islanders of “deed processing notice” letters offering a “complete deed and property profile” for a fee.  The notices look official, listing the property information, including parcel and zone identification. Recent…

December 11, 2012  – Tax Assessor Department
The time to file appeals of the December 31, 2011 assessments has passed.  Appeal forms will no longer be accepted.

December 04, 2012  – Police Department
Sections of Green End Avenue and Berkeley Avenue will be closed to thru traffic from December 5 until December 25, 2012.  The roads will be closed due to construction, Monday thru Friday, between the hours of 7:00 AM and 6:00 PM.   Green End Avenue: Green End Avenue will be closed between the intersections of Green…

Poetry Reading and Writing Workshop
December 04, 2012  – Library
Enjoy poetry? Join Ocean State Poets on Dec. 8, 3PM for a poetry reading and writing workshop.

December 04, 2012  – Tax Assessor Department
The last day to appeal assessments is Monday, December 10, 2012.

Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge Continues To Be Closed Due To Unsafe Conditions Resulting From Damage Caused By Hurricane Sandy
December 03, 2012  – Police Department
Middletown, RI - Federal officials are asking the public to adhere to the closure of Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge in Middletown Rhode Island. The refuge is closed due to unsafe and hazardous conditions resulting from damage caused by Hurricane Sandy.“The high surf created unstable banks, severe drop offs right next to the trail, washed…

RIDOT Public Workshop – Tolling of Sakonnet River Bridge
November 26, 2012  – Town of Middletown
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November 21, 2012  – Town of Middletown

Hurricane Sandy Disaster Recovery Center opens in Middletown
November 19, 2012  – Fire Department
On Friday November 16th FEMA opened a Disaster Recovery Center in the community room at the Middletown Police Department (123 Valley Road). A Disaster Recovery Center is a facility where applicants may go for information about disaster assistance programs related to damage caused by Hurricane Sandy.This center will be open:Monday through Saturday 8 am –…

“An Art Show for All”
November 15, 2012  – Library
The Middletown Public Library is hosting an exhibit of work by Middletown High School students, faculty, and a parent of a student. Opening reception is 11/16/2012, from 2:30-5PM. The exhibit will continue until 11/23/2012.

Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) course offered to public by the Middletown Police Department – December 13, 14 and 15, 2012
November 15, 2012  – Police Department
According to the Federal Bureau of Justice Statistics a forcible rape occurs every two minutes in the United States. However, statistics show the crime of rape is largely under reported. In order to help protect our citizens and reduce these statistics the Middletown Police Department (MPD) is offering a Rape Aggression Defense course for women in…

Safe Travel during the Thanksgiving Holdiay Press Release
November 14, 2012  – Police Department
Middletown, RI – The Thanksgiving holiday period is one of the busiest travel times of the year, and the Middletown Police Department wants to remind all travelers, whether traveling across the country or across town, one of the best ways to ensure a safe arrival is to buckle up, every trip, every time.  “During the…

College Financial Workshop
November 13, 2012  – Library
November 13th, 6:30PM. Bill Geasey will present an educational talk on how to plan, save, and pay for college. Highly recommended for parents of children 4-14.

Navy Open House Environmental Impact Statement, Gaudet Middle School, Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 p.m.
November 07, 2012  – Town of Middletown
More information here

Keep Up To Date!
November 07, 2012  – Technology Department
Facebook and Twitter were widely used during Storm Sandy - please continue to use these sources of information to your advantage.