Location: 222 Main Street (2nd floor)
Phone: (802) 334-6992
Fax: (802) 334-5632
Hours: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm – Monday through Thursday
The Zoning Administrator is available to assist applicants with the permitting process, to coordinate the City’s development review programs and to provide staff support for the Planning Commission and Development Review Board. The Zoning Administrator shall literally administer and strictly enforce the provisions of the Newport City Zoning and Subdivision Bylaw, and in doing so shall inspect developments, maintain records, and perform other related tasks as is necessary and appropriate.
A vacancy currently exists on the Planning Commission and Historic Preservation Commission. Interested persons must be a resident of the City and submit an application to Mr. Elliott. Please click here to see the recruitment notice dated January 10, 2017: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ClbIivFEAQE5TFdXYz5z6XXy1VzdbkGIGV4RYVN6rSo/edit?usp=sharing