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About Newport:
The Town of Newport is located 13 miles north of Herkimer and 95 miles northwest of Albany, bounded to the north by the Towns of Russia, to the east by Fairfield and Norway, to the South by Herkimer and Schuyler, and to the west by Oneida County.  The Township was settled in 1791 by Christopher Hawkins of Rhode Island on land purchased in July, 1786 by Daniel Campbell of New York City and William, Ephraim and Benjamin Bowen in 1788 and 1789.  It w as formed on April 7, 1806 from parts of Herkimer, Fairfield, Norway and Schuyler.  At the first Town meeting, held on March 3, 1807, Christopher Hawkins was elected Supervisor. Click HERE for more interesting information about our Town!

Officials:
Town Supervisor - Mike McEvoy
Town Clerk - Nanette Roesler
Codes / Zoning Enforcement Officer - Clifton Bennett
Superintendant of Highways - Jason Coffin

News:
Notice of Joint meeting at Poland Fire Dept.7/18/17 @6:30 pm
July 06, 2017

NOTICE OF JOINT PUBLIC HEARING CONCERNING THE FORMATION OF A

JOINT FIRE DISTRICT IN A PORTION OF THE TOWN OF DEERFIELD, A PORTION

OF THE TOWN OF NEWPORT, A PORTION OF THE TOWN OF NORWAY, A

PORTION OF THE TOWN OF OHIO, A PORTION OF THE TOWN OF RUSSIA, THE

ENTIRETY OF THE VILLAGE OF COLD BROOK, TOGETHER WITH THE ENTIRETY

OF THE VILLAGE OF POLAND

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Town Boards of the Town of Deerfield, Town

of Newport, Town of Norway, Town of Ohio, and the Town of Russia and the Board of

Trustees of the Village of Cold Brook, together with the Board of Trustees of the Village

of Poland, have agreed by joint resolution dated June 20, 2017 to consider proposing

the establishment of a joint fire district and that said boards shall hold a Joint Public

Hearing on Tuesday the 18th day of July 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Poland Volunteer

Fire Company, Inc. Fire Station located at 216 State Route 8 Poland, NY 13431, for

the purpose of hearing all persons interested in the establishment of a joint fire district

and for considering if the establishment of a joint fire district is in the public interest.

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the boundaries of the proposed joint fire

district are briefly described as follows: that area within the Town of Deerfield currently

designated and referred to as FD 016 Poland Fire Protection District; that area within

the Town of Newport currently designated and referred to as FD 175 Newport Fire

Protection District #1; that area within the Town of Norway currently designated and

referred to as FD 180 Poland Fire Protection District #1; that area within the Town of

Ohio currently designated and referred to as FD 210 and FD 217 Ohio Fire Protection

Districts #2 and #4; that area within the Town of Russia currently designated and

referred to as FD 220 Poland Fire Protection District; the entirety of the area of the

Village of Cold Brook; together with the entirety of the area of the Village of Poland;

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the objects for which it is proposed that

a joint fire district be established is to provide for a uniform, equitable, and stable

system for the governance and funding of fire protection and emergency services as

provided by law and the purposes for which it is proposed that a joint fire district be

established is to ensure the continued provision of fire protection and emergency

services by the dedicated volunteers serving the community by establishing a board of

fire commissioners of the joint fire district to serve as the authority having jurisdiction

over the provision of such services and operations as provided by law.

Tracy J. Jubis, Town Clerk Sandra Gate, Town Clerk

Town of Deerfield Town of Ohio

Nanette Roesler, Town Clerk Brenda Belfiore, Acting Town Clerk

Town of Newport Town of Russia

Lora Grower, Town Clerk Darlyne Przelski, Village Clerk

Town of Norway Village of Cold Brook

Dated: July 6, 2017

Notice of Joint Public Hearing - Fire District
June 08, 2017

NOTICE OF JOINT PUBLIC HEARING CONCERNING THE FORMATION OF A


JOINT FIRE DISTRICT IN A PORTION OF THE TOWN OF NEWPORT, A PORTION


OF THE TOWN OF NORWAY, AND IN THE VILLAGE OF NEWPORT



PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Town Board of the Town of Newport, the Town



Board of the Town of Norway, and the Board of Trustees of the Village of Newport, have


agreed by joint resolution dated June 6, 2017 to consider proposing the establishment


of a joint fire district and that said boards shall hold a Joint Public Hearing on


Wednesday June 21, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town of Norway Community Center



3114 Military Rd. Newport, NY 13416, for the purpose of hearing all persons interested



in the establishment of a joint fire district and for considering if the establishment of a


joint fire district is in the public interest.


PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the boundaries of the proposed joint fire



district are briefly described as follows: all that area and properties within the Town of


Newport currently designated and referred to as constituting and comprising Newport


Fire Protection Districts FD160 and FD170; all that area and properties within the Town


of Norway currently designated and referred to as constituting and comprising the


Newport Fire Protection District; and the entirety of the area and properties constituting


and comprising the Village of Newport.


PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the objects for which it is proposed that



a joint fire district be established is to provide for a uniform, equitable, and stable


system for the governance and funding of fire protection and emergency services as


provided by law and the purposes for which it is proposed that a joint fire district be


established is to ensure the continued provision of fire protection and emergency


services by the dedicated volunteers serving the community by establishing a board of


fire commissioners of the joint fire district to serve as the authority having jurisdiction


over the provision of such services and operations as provided by law.


Dated June 6, 2017


Nanette Roesler, Town Clerk


Town of Newport


Lora Grower, Town Clerk


Town of Norway


Tricia Foster, Village Clerk


Village of Newport


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