Town Of Newport
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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

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

Town of Newport Planning Board Meeting
March 25, 2019

The Town of Newport

Planning Board Meeting

The Planning Board of the Town of Newport is holding a regular meeting at 7:30 PM on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at the Newport Town Offices.



March 12, 2019

Working Meeting

Newport Town Board


The Town Board of the Town of Newport will hold a working meeting on Monday, March 18, 2019 at 7:00 PM at the Newport Town Offices to address Building Permit and Special Use Permit applications and other zoning paperwork.



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