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About Newport:

The Town of Newport is located 13 miles north of Herkimer and 95 milesnorthwest of Albany, bounded to the north by the Towns of Russia, to the eastby Fairfield and Norway, to the South by Herkimer and Schuyler, and to the westby Oneida County.  The Township was settled in 1791 by Christopher Hawkinsof Rhode Island on land purchased in July, 1786 by Daniel Campbell of New YorkCity and William, Ephraim and Benjamin Bowen in 1788 and 1789.  It w asformed on April 7, 1806 from parts of Herkimer, Fairfield, Norwayand Schuyler.  At the first Town meeting, held on March 3, 1807,Christopher Hawkins was elected Supervisor. Click HERE for moreinteresting information about our Town!

 

Mailing Address:

 

Town of Newport

PO Box 519 

Newport, NY 13416


Officials:
Town Supervisor - Mike McEvoy
Town Clerk - Terry Fellows
Codes / Zoning Enforcement Officer - Craig Fehlhaber
Superintendant of Highways - Jason Coffin

News:
SPECIAL MEETING OF THE NEWPORT TOWN BOARD
September 17, 2019

Special Meeting

Newport Town Board

 

The Town Board of the Town of Newport will hold a special meeting on Monday, September 23, 2019 at 7:00PM at the Newport Town Offices for the purpose of conducting the Codes/Zoning Officer’s review and to begin working on the 2020 budget.

 

Terry Fellows, Town Clerk

 

 

NOTICE OF 3 PUBLIC HEARINGS
September 04, 2019

NOTICE OF 3 PUBLIC HEARINGS ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS TOWN OF NEWPORT, NEW YORK

 

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Zoning Board of Appeals of the Town of Newport, NY will hold 3 Public Hearings at the Town Offices at 2788 Newport Road, Newport, NY on the 18th Day of September, 2019 at

6:30 PM to hear the following appeals:

 

Case #19-1 UV

(Applicant)

Kevin & Joanne Bienkowski

287 Graves Road

Newport, NY 13416

 

Description of Appeal:

Variance Type:  Use Variance to construct a Restaurant in accordance with the Town of Newport, NY Zoning Ordinance in an R-1 and R-2 Zone per Appendix 1 – Schedule A (permissible uses) found on page 55 of the Town of Newport Zoning Ordinance Adopted January 2017.

 

 

Case #36A

(Applicant)

Joseph Khoury

289 Twin Ponds Drive

Herkimer, NY 13350

 

Description of Appeal:

Variance Type:  Area Variance to construct an Accessory Building Boat Shelter in accordance with the Town of Newport, NY Zoning Ordinance Section 5.4 Accessory Buildings and Structures, (Type), found on page 33 of the Town of Newport Zoning Ordinance Adopted January 2017.

 

 

Case #37A

(Applicant)

Joseph Khoury

289 Twin Ponds Drive

Herkimer, NY 13350

 

Description of Appeal:

Variance Type:  Area Variance to construct an RV Port in accordance with the Town of Newport, NY Zoning Ordinance Section 5.4 Accessory Buildings and Structures, (Type, Height, and Location), found on page 33 of the Town of Newport Zoning Ordinance Adopted January 2017.

 

YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED and invited to appear and be heard to these Appeals.

 

Dated:  September 3, 2019, Tiffany Morrison, Chairperson, Zoning Board of Appeals, Town of Newport

 

 

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