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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!
Town Supervisor - Mike McEvoy
Town Clerk - Terry Fellows
Codes / Zoning Enforcement Officer - Clifton Bennett
Superintendant of Highways - Jason Coffin
Town of Newport Planning Board Meeting
August 02, 2018
The Planning Board of the Town of Newport is holding a regular meeting at 7:30 PM on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at the Newport Town Offices.
Town of Newport Joint Meeting of Town Board, Planning Board, and Zoning Board of Appeals
July 11, 2018
There will be a joint meeting of the Town Board, Planning Board, and Zoning Board of Appeals of the Town of Newport at 7:30 PM on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at the Newport Town Offices to discuss special use permits.